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Ragtime Events ~ West Coast

The table below lists ragtime and related events including society and club meetings for the West Coast States:  Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington). Event information is provided primarily by the performers, but may also have been obtained from newsletters, flyers, other web sites etc. West Coast Ragtime Society can not vouch for the accuracy of the information. If your event is not listed, click here  to email Calendar Information to the webmaster.

Last Updated 4/10/2017

April 2017

When

What

Where

Information
Apr 11, 2017
Tuesday
5 - 8:00 pm

Squeek Steele
Marty Eggers
Pier 23 Café
San Francisco, CA

Pier 23 Cafe
located on the Embarcadero
near Filbert
San Francisco, CA

Cafe info:
(415) 362-5125
Cafe web site
View map

For more information,
call Marty Eggers at (510) 655-6728 or send email.

Apr 11, 2017
Tuesday
7:30 pm

Mimi Blais

Concert at The Sequoias retirement community
San Francisco, CA

1400 Geary Blvd
San Francisco, CA
For information,
call (415) 922-9700.

Apr 12, 2017
Wednesday
5:30 to 7:30 pm

Virginia Tichenor & Marty Eggers
with banjoist Carl Lunsford
Virginia Tichenor
Marty Eggers
Hot Ragtime and Trade Jazz piano
There's room for dancing as well as listening!
Belrose Theater
San Rafael, CA

Belrose Theater
1415 5th Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94901
Theater Info:
(415) 454-6422, visit the www.thebelrose.com, or view a map.


For more information about Marty and Virginia's shows at the Belrose Theater and elsewhere, call (510) 655-6728 or send email.
Apr 15, 2017
Saturday
3:00 pm

Mimi Blais

Concert at the home of Larisa Migachyov
San Francisco, CA

San Francisco, CA For information,
send email

Apr 15, 2017
Saturday
7:30 pm

Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum Presents
Earthquake Night
1. A Trip Down Market Street (1906)
2. Destruction of San Francisco (1906)
3. The Shock (1923) Lon Chaney

Live piano accompaniment from Frederick Hodges
Fremont, CA

Niles Film Museum
37417 Niles Blvd
Fremont, CA

$7 suggested donation
Museum members $5 suggested

info@nilesfilmmuseum.org

For more information or to order advance tickets, visit www.nilesfilmmuseum.org

Apr 18, 2017
Tuesday
5 - 8:00 pm

Frederick Hodges
Frederick Hodges
Solo Piano - Music of the Deco and Ragtime eras
Pier 23 Café

San Francisco, CA

Pier 23 Cafe
located on the Embarcadero
near Filbert
San Francisco, CA

Cafe info:
(415) 362-5125
Cafe web site
View map

For more information,
call Marty Eggers at (510) 655-6728 or send email.

Apr 19, 2017
Wednesday
7:00 pm

Rossmoor Jazz Club Presents
Frederick Hodges & Richard Dowling
Duo Piano Concert
Hodges & Dowling
The program will feature stunning two-piano arrangements of classical favorites such as Rossini's William Tell Overture (the theme from The Lone Ranger), the ultra-Romantic Warsaw Concerto, the Cuban sensation Malagueña, and Gershwin's iconic Rhapsody in Blue performed on twin 9-foot concert grand Steinway pianos.
Walnut Creek, CA

1061 Stanley Dollar Drive
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Click here for map.

Tickets:
Online or at the door
$10 Members
$15 Non-members
PDF flyer.
Jazz Club Web Site.

Apr 21, 2017
Friday
7:30 pm

Golden Era Productions Presents
Silent Film Show
Live music with Dave Moreno at the theatre organ

Alice in Wonderland (1915) Viola Savoy
with film host Matias Bombal
Lodi, CA

Harmony Wynelands
9291 E Harney Ln
Lodi, CA

Tickets:
$12 per person
RESERVATIONS ONLY

(209) 369-4184

Apr 21, 2017
Friday
8:00 pm

Adam Swanson

A concert featuring many kinds of vintage popular music, from ragtime of the early 1900s to related styles of jazz in the 1920s, boogie woogie, and George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue."
Piedmont Piano Company
Oakland, CA

Piedmont Piano
Company
1728 San Pablo Ave.
(at 18th), Oakland, CA

$20 - To reserve tickets
with your credit card,
please call (510) 547-8188

For more information,
visit the Piedmont web site.

Apr 22, 2017
Saturday
Part 1 - 2:00 pm
Part 2 - 7:00 pm

Rossmoor Jazz Club Presents
Richard Dowling performing
The Complete Piano Works of Scott Joplin,
a reprisal of his recent all-Joplin Carnegie Hall concert.
Richard Dowling
Each concert features a variety of Joplin's 53 rags, waltzes, marches, and cakewalks. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hear The Complete Piano Works of Scott Joplin on the 100th anniversary of the Ragtime King's passing.
Walnut Creek, CA

1061 Stanley Dollar Drive
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Click here for map.

Tickets:
Online or at the door
Members $10 one part/
$16 both parts,
Non-members $15 one part/
$24 both parts.
PDF flyer.
Jazz Club Web Site.

Apr 22, 2017
Saturday
7:30 pm

Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum Presents
Comedy Shorts Night
1. In the Park (1915) Charlie Chaplin
2. By the Sea (1915) Charlie Chaplin
3. The Goat (1921) Buster Keaton
4. His Royal Slyness (1920) Harold Lloyd
5. Frauds and Frenzies (1918) Stan Laurel, Larry Semon

Live piano accompaniment from Greg Pane
Fremont, CA

Niles Film Museum
37417 Niles Blvd
Fremont, CA

$7 suggested donation
Museum members $5 suggested

info@nilesfilmmuseum.org

For more information or to order advance tickets, visit www.nilesfilmmuseum.org

Apr 23, 2017
Sunday
2:30 pm

Frederick Hodges & Richard Dowling

at the Old Town Music Hall

El Segundo, CA

Old Town Music Hall
140 Richmond St
El Segundo, CA
For tickets ($20 per person),
see seating chart and call the number on that page.
Apr 25, 2017
Tuesday
5 - 8:00 pm

Virginia Tichenor
Virginia Tichenor
Ragtime & Traditional Jazz Piano
Pier 23 Café

San Francisco, CA

Pier 23 Cafe
located on the Embarcadero
near Filbert
San Francisco, CA

Cafe info:
(415) 362-5125
Cafe web site
View map

For more information,
call Marty Eggers at (510) 655-6728 or send email.

Apr 29, 2017
Saturday
2:00 pm

Scott Kirby
House concert at Tom Hawthorn's

A multimedia program of his beautiful artwork, excellent photography and wonderful command of piano music in an afternoon that will evoke memories of America in the "good old days."


Roseville, CA

244 Folsom Rd
Roseville, CA 95678

Tickets: $20
For information and reservations, call (916) 773-3562, or email Tom.

Apr 29, 2017
Saturday
7:30 pm

Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum Presents
Jack Mulhall Tonight
1. The Mad Whirl (1925) Jack Mulhall, May McAvoy
2. A Scoundel's Toll (1916) Raymond Griffith, Mary Thurman, Edgar Kennedy
3. Mama Behave (1926) Charley Chase

Live piano accompaniment from Bruce Loeb
Fremont, CA

Niles Film Museum
37417 Niles Blvd
Fremont, CA

$7 suggested donation
Museum members $5 suggested

info@nilesfilmmuseum.org

For more information or to order advance tickets, visit www.nilesfilmmuseum.org

May 2017

When

What

Where

Information
May 2, 2017
Tuesday
5 - 8:00 pm

Marty Eggers
Marty Eggers
Trad Jazz, Blues, Ragtime
Pier 23 Café
San Francisco, CA

Pier 23 Cafe
located on the Embarcadero
near Filbert
San Francisco, CA

Cafe info:
(415) 362-5125
Cafe web site
View map

For more information,
call Marty Eggers at (510) 655-6728 or send email.

May 5, 2017
Friday
7 - 9:00 pm

Virginia Tichenor
Virginia Tichenor
Weekly gig with Cliff Moser (guitar),
Miss Lisa Gonick (ukulele, vocals) and Jeff Green (banjo)
Caffe Trieste

Oakland, CA

4045 Piedmont Ave
Oakland, CA

Cafe info:
(510) 658-2744
View map

May 6, 2017
Saturday
2:00 pm

Adam Swanson

House concert at the home of
John & Nadine Mottoros


Sutter Creek, CA

Sutter Creek, CA

Tickets: $20

Reservations Required
Email mottoros@sbcglobal.net or call (209) 267-9252

May 6-7, 2017
Sat/Sun
Two shows
2 pm each day
Doors open 1:30

Scott Kirby

A recognized interpreter of classic ragtime and especially the Joplin compositions. Concerts held in Richard Reutlinger's Victorian home. Both shows are identical though a few tunes may change. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED as both shows are expected to sell out.

San Francisco, CA

824 Grove St
San Francisco, CA 94117

$25 per concert - To reserve tickets send check payable to Richard Reutlinger to the Grove street address. Your name will be added to the attendance list and you can check in at the door. On your check, please SPECIFY WHICH DATE YOU WILL ATTEND.

May 7, 2017
Sunday
2:00 pm
Doors open
1:30 pm

The John Ulrich Piano Series presents
Adam Swanson


El Sobrante, CA

4184 Garden Lane
El Sobrante, CA 94803
Advanced reservation required.
$25.00 per person.
Please register promptly, as seating is limited. Tickets will be held at the door.
For registration and more information RSVP to julrich2847@ATT.net or call 510-223-9587

May 9, 2017
Tuesday
5 - 8:00 pm

Frederick Hodges
Frederick Hodges
Solo Piano - Music of the Deco and Ragtime eras
Pier 23 Café

San Francisco, CA

Pier 23 Cafe
located on the Embarcadero
near Filbert
San Francisco, CA

Cafe info:
(415) 362-5125
Cafe web site
View map

For more information,
call Marty Eggers at (510) 655-6728 or send email.

May 10, 2017
Wednesday
5:30 to 7:30 pm

Virginia Tichenor & Marty Eggers
with banjoist Carl Lunsford
Virginia Tichenor
Marty Eggers
Hot Ragtime and Trade Jazz piano
There's room for dancing as well as listening!
Belrose Theater
San Rafael, CA

Belrose Theater
1415 5th Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94901
Theater Info:
(415) 454-6422, visit the www.thebelrose.com, or view a map.


For more information about Marty and Virginia's shows at the Belrose Theater and elsewhere, call (510) 655-6728 or send email.

May 12, 2017 Friday 7:00 pm

Scott Kirby


House concert at the home of Marilyn Sander and Ken Armstrong.

Campbell, CA

Campbell, CA
Near Hwy 17 and San Tomas Expwy

Admission $25 at the door. Light refreshments provided.
(408) 371-5532

May 14, 2017
Sunday
2:30 pm

Janet Klein and Her Parlor Boys
at the Old Town Music Hall

El Segundo, CA

Old Town Music Hall
140 Richmond St
El Segundo, CA
For tickets ($20 per person),
see seating chart and call the number on that page.

May 16, 2017
Tuesday
5 - 8:00 pm

Virginia Tichenor
Virginia Tichenor
Ragtime & Traditional Jazz Piano
Pier 23 Café

San Francisco, CA

Pier 23 Cafe
located on the Embarcadero
near Filbert
San Francisco, CA

Cafe info:
(415) 362-5125
Cafe web site
View map

For more information,
call Marty Eggers at (510) 655-6728 or send email.

May 23, 2017
Tuesday
5 - 8:00 pm

Crown Syncopators

Frederick Hodges (piano), Marty Eggers (tuba)
Virginia Tichenor (drums)
San Francisco, CA

Pier 23 Cafe
located on the Embarcadero
near Filbert
San Francisco, CA

Cafe info:
(415) 362-5125
Cafe web site
View map

For more information,
call Marty Eggers at (510) 655-6728 or send email.

Mar 30, 2017
Tuesday
5 - 8:00 pm

Marty Eggers
Marty Eggers
Trad Jazz, Blues, Ragtime
Pier 23 Café
San Francisco, CA

Pier 23 Cafe
located on the Embarcadero
near Filbert
San Francisco, CA

Cafe info:
(415) 362-5125
Cafe web site
View map

For more information,
call Marty Eggers at (510) 655-6728 or send email.

June 2017

When

What

Where

Information
Jun 11, 2017
Sunday
2:00 pm

Squeek Steele
House concert at Tom Hawthorn's

Squeek is the resident pianist for the Bucket of Blood saloon in Virginia City, Nevada. She holds the Guinness Book of World Records title for the most songs played by memory — over 1000! Come prepared with requests for your favorites.


Roseville, CA

244 Folsom Rd
Roseville, CA 95678

Tickets: $20
For information and reservations, call (916) 773-3562, or email Tom.

Jun 14, 2017
Wednesday
5:30 to 7:30 pm

Virginia Tichenor & Marty Eggers
with banjoist Carl Lunsford
Virginia Tichenor
Marty Eggers
Hot Ragtime and Trade Jazz piano
There's room for dancing as well as listening!
Belrose Theater
San Rafael, CA

Belrose Theater
1415 5th Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94901
Theater Info:
(415) 454-6422, visit the www.thebelrose.com, or view a map.


For more information about Marty and Virginia's shows at the Belrose Theater and elsewhere, call (510) 655-6728 or send email.
June 17-18, 2017
Sat&Sun

42nd Annual Ragtime Festival
at the Old Town Music Hall
Featuring Frederick Hodges, Carl Sonny Leyland, John Reed-Torres, Vincent Johnson

El Segundo, CA

Old Town Music Hall
140 Richmond St
El Segundo, CA
For tickets (three shows, $20 per person per show),
see seating chart and call the number on that page.

July 2017

When

What

Where

Information

Jul 9, 2017
Sunday
2:00 pm
Doors open
1:30 pm

The John Ulrich Piano Series presents
Carl Sonny Leyland



El Sobrante, CA

4184 Garden Lane
El Sobrante, CA 94803
Advanced reservation required.
$25.00 per person.
Please register promptly, as seating is limited. Tickets will be held at the door.
For registration and more information RSVP to julrich2847@ATT.net or call 510-223-9587

July 16, 2017
Sunday
2:30 pm

City of Angels Saxophone Quartet
at the Old Town Music Hall

El Segundo, CA

Old Town Music Hall
140 Richmond St
El Segundo, CA
For tickets ($20 per person),
see seating chart and call the number on that page.

August 2017

When

What

Where

Information
Aug 30, 2017
Wednesday
7:00 pm

Brian Holland & Danny Coots
House concert at Tom Hawthorn's

Yes, it's another Birthday Concert. These two guys have played here for the past three years, and audiences can't get enough of them. Think ragtime and jazz piano meets the Smothers Brothers.


Roseville, CA

244 Folsom Rd
Roseville, CA 95678

Tickets: $20
For information and reservations, call (916) 773-3562, or email Tom.

September 2017

When

What

Where

Information

Sep 2-3, 2017
Sat/Sun
Two shows
2 pm each day
Doors open 1:30

Brian Holland & Danny Coots

Brian is an internationally renowned pianist and Danny is a Grammy-winning percussionist. Concerts held in Richard Reutlinger's Victorian home. Both shows are identical though a few tunes may change. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED as both shows are expected to sell out.

San Francisco, CA

824 Grove St
San Francisco, CA 94117

$25 per concert - To reserve tickets send check payable to Richard Reutlinger to the Grove street address. Your name will be added to the attendance list and you can check in at the door. On your check, please SPECIFY WHICH DATE YOU WILL ATTEND.

October 2017

When

What

Where

Information
Oct 7, 2017
Saturday
2:00 pm

David Thomas Roberts
House concert at Tom Hawthorn's

Long a fixture on the current ragtime scene, this is David's first appearance at the Hawthorn house. He is not only a fine pianist, but also a prolific composer as well as a researcher into vintage American music. Expect some unusual and delightful tunes.


Roseville, CA

244 Folsom Rd
Roseville, CA 95678

Tickets: $20
For information and reservations, call (916) 773-3562, or email Tom.

November 2017

When

What

Where

Information

Nov 5, 2016
Sunday
2:00 pm
Doors open
1:30 pm

The John Ulrich Piano Series presents
Lluís Coloma


From Barcelona, Spain, Lluís offers original music and a repertoire combining tradition and originality, fusing New Orleans sound, Blues, Boogie Woogie, Rock & Roll, and Rhythm & Blues in a very natural and innovative way.
El Sobrante, CA

4184 Garden Lane
El Sobrante, CA 94803
Advanced reservation required.
$25.00 per person.
Please register promptly, as seating is limited. Tickets will be held at the door.
For registration and more information RSVP to julrich2847@ATT.net or call 510-223-9587

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