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Jive Jump & Wail

February 23 @ 8:00 pm

Preservation New Jersey, the New Jersey Jazz Society, and Open Sky Artists are pleased to welcome Jive Jump & Wail back to the 1867 Sanctuary for an colorful evening of Mardi Gras and New Orleans music.

The band, formed in 2012, plays what they call ” a unique combination of swing, retro-swing, jump blues, New Orleans second line music, classic r & b, roots r & r, Dixieland, & more!” They feature the Molten Brass horns & the dynamic Demetria Joyce Bailey on vocals. The band has played the Wawa Welcome America 4th of July celebration in Philadelphia , 1st Energy Stadium in Reading, PA, the Sands Casino, Parx Casino, & many others. The band released their debut CD, Let The Good Times Roll in 2016.

Jive Jump & Wail band playing excerpts of Tell Mama, Shake Rattle & Roll, Mambo #5, Oh Louie (Marie), Joe Avery Blues, Groove Me, Hey Bartender, It Ain’t the Meat It’s the Motion, It Ain’t My Fault, Sweet Home Chicago.
Demetria Joyce Bailey-vocals
Pete Jensen-trombone, vocals
Jimmy Cara-trumpet, vocals
Pete Souders-tenor sax, soprano sax,vocals
Tom Alessi-Baritone sax, vocals
Wayne Palmer-keyboards
Wayne Martorelli-guitar, vocal
Pete McCarthy-bass guitar
Mike Nigro-Drums
Recorded at the Clef Club, Philadelphia, Pa., November 14, 2012.

Jazz at the 1867 Sanctuary and throughout the Trenton/Princeton area is featured on trenton.jazznearyou.com. Download their app for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire!

New Jersey Jazz Society
New Jersey Jazz Society

Preservation New Jersey is pleased that the New Jersey Jazz Society (NJJS) is co-sponsoring jazz events at the 1867 Sanctuary. We encourage fans of our jazz concerts and jazz musicians to join NJJS at www.njjs.org so they receive their award-winning Jersey Jazz journal 11 times a year and other special benefits, including a $5 discount on tickets to Jazz Music Series concerts at the 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing!

Wheelchair accessibleThe 1867 Sanctuary Arts and Culture Center is wheelchair-accessible through a wheelchair ramp through the gate on the left side of the building. All parking is across the street in the Ewing Presbyterian Church lots, including an inner ring across the street for disabled parking. Passengers may be dropped off at the curb directly in front of the main entrance; please use your hazard flashers when stopped there. Concert parking is recommended in the north lot (by the field closest to I-295). For your safety, please cross at the marked crosswalk and press the yellow button to activate flashers.

To Purchase Tickets

  • $20 for General Admission
  • $15 for Members of the New Jersey Jazz Society
  • $15 for Friends of the Sanctuary
  • $5 for School and College students with ID
  • $15 per person for Groups of 10 or more**

Tickets can be purchased online or reserved at the box office for payment by cash, check or credit card by calling 609-392-6409 or emailing 1867sanctuary@preservationnj.org. Tickets may also be purchased at the door as space allows.

For online purchases, PLEASE PRINT AND KEEP YOUR RECEIPT emailed from PayPal. You will not be mailed tickets. While our notification from PayPal is usually sufficient, the receipt will provide your proof of purchase, particularly for same-day purchases.

**GROUP RATES (10 or more people). Group rates apply only to advance online sales and must be purchased in quantities of 10 or more within a single purchase. Group rate tickets cannot be purchased at the box office prior to the concert.

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For only $30.00 per year ($50.00 for families), members of the Friends of the 1867 Sanctuary receive  $5 off our General Admission concert tickets for all of 2019!


February 23
8:00 pm
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1867 Sanctuary at Ewing
101 Scotch Road + Google Map