Singer Meredith Axelrod leads a trad jazz band! We play at dances, concerts, and festivals.

It adds a great atmosphere to any event.


I’m coming to LA on Jan 25th, and I put up a video of me and Craig Ventresco doing When I Was a Cowboy

I am playing another solo show at the Steve Allen Theater on 1/25!

4773 Hollywood Blvd; Los Angeles, CA 90027

8:00pm

Craig Ventresco and I did When I Was a Cowboy at the Atlas Cafe, and I put it up on You Tube.  Enjoy!  


Check my calendar!

I’m making a few changes to my performance calendar for December and January, and I hope it doesn’t throw anybody off.  Check the calendar on my website to make sure I’ll be where you thought I’d be.  I make sure my calendar is up-to-date, which means that sometimes, I make changes.  I would love to see you at my gigs!


Craig Ventresco and Meredith Axelrod in Tiburon Friday 10/25 8pm

We’re playing a duo concert; we hope you will go!  It’s at:

Schoenberg Guitars

106 Main St. in Tiburon, CA

$20 adv / $25 / door

www.om28.com

 

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October 19th Solo Concert in Los Angeles

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Meredith will play at the Steve Allen Theater in Hollywood on October 19, 2013!

4773 Hollywood Blvd; Los Angeles, CA 90027

8:30pm $15

 


Tamar Korn is gonna join me at Atlas Cafe this Saturday Aug 10 2013 4-6p

Atlas Cafe is at 3049 20th St. in San Francisco. This is a video of Tamar playing there with me from last year. I am delighted to tell you she’ll join me again this Saturday!  Also, they now have komboucha there.  No cover charge.


The common thread throughout the music I sing is that it is from sheet music, cylinders, or 78s that were popular between 1890 and 1940, with the heaviest concentration in the 1920s.

This encompasses various styles of music, including blues, jazz, pop, ragtime, and country.  I’m gonna list some extra words for the benefit of search-breadth: trad jazz, traditional jazz, hot jazz, jug band, vocal harmony, tin pan alley, vaudeville, vitaphone, vintage, americana, delta blues.  I present shows in different styles by having different instrumentation in my band if I have a band, and by choosing repertoire that is appropriate to the theme.


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