Original Dixieland Jazz Club 2017
On Sunday, January 8 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Super Dry Umeda (Phoenix Tower BLDG BF, Osaka on the southeast of the Umeda-Shinmichi Crossing)
Musicians New Orleans Rascals, Royal Flush Jazz Band, Castle Jazz Band, Mahogany Hall Stompers, New Orleans Red Beans with TonTon, New Orleans Four T′s, HIROSHIMA Hot Cats and other musicians.
Attendance fee: 6,000 yen with lunch foods and free drinks. Make a reservation to the manager of the ODJC by the 6th January (we close applications when reserved seats reach to capacity). You cannot enter when you come to the hall on the day without a reservation. We specify your seat in order of reservations. Contact him by the 6th when you wish to cancel. If you leave it without any contact, we will charge you the fee later.
After the Party jam session from round 6 p.m. at New Suntory 5. 1000yen with a drink.
On Sunday, April 16 at 2:00 p.m. at Shimanouchi Church, 1-6-7,Higashi-Shinsaibashi,Chuo-ku,Osaka
Admission fee: 2,000 yen for a ticket sold in advance, 2,500 yen on the day.
Special Guests: MITCH ALL STARS: MITCH(trumpet,vocal), Tsutomu Takei(saxophones), Hiroshi Itaya(piano from Sapporo), Shoichi Nisnimoto(sousaphone), and Michiyasu Nagata(drums)
Special Guest: Nami Ikeda(gospel singer from Tokyo)
Host bands: New Orleans Rascals, Mahogany Hall Stompers, and New Orleans Red Beans with TonTon, New Orleans Four T’s, and New Orleans Kitchen Five
MC: Christopher M. Knott
On Friday, May 5 at 11:00 a.m. at OAP (Osaka Amenity Park) Tower by the riverside of the Okawa (means "big river"). Admission free but Jazz Boat. Phone: +81-6-6314-2685
Musicians: New Orleans Rascals, Mahogany Hall Stompers, New Orleans Red Beans with TonTon, New Orleans Four T’s, New Orleans Kitchen Five, HIROSHIMA Hot Cats, and other musicians.
Special Guests: Geoff Bull (trumpet,vocal) from Sydney, and Waseda University New Orleans Jazz Club from Tokyo.
Jazz Boat "Himawari" (a capacity of 70): 2,700 yen a cruise for 40 minutes with a drink. A reservation: phone +81-6-6942-6699; no ODJC membership benefit!
After hours jam session from round 6:30 p.m. at New Suntory 5. 1000yen with a drink(500yen an additional drink), a snack 500yen.
Yo Kimura Trio "American Classic Jazz"
On Sunday, June 18 from noon to 3:00 p.m. at Rokkosan Hotel, Kobe, phone: +81-78-891-0473. An attendance fee: 6,500yen (with a buffet lunch). Musicians: Yoichi Kimura(drums), Michiko "Riko" Ogawa(piano), and Katsuhiko Kitaichi(double bass).Yo Kimura Trio "American Classic Jazz" Their profiles
On Saturday, September 23 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Shushinkan, Kobe, phone: +81-78-841-1121. Musicians: Michiko "Riko" Ogawa(piano,vocal), Yoichi Kimura(drums,vocal) and Katsuhiko Kitaichi(double bass).