Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: March 9 to 12, 2017

 

28th Annual Tribute To 1920's Jazz Immortal Bix Beiderbecke, Racine, Wisconsin

 

The above image was obtained by scanning a postcard of the Bix Beiderbecke mural on the building located at Brady St. and West River Drive, Davenport, Iowa. The mural portrait is by Loren Shaw. The photograph of the mural is by Dennis/Karen Clevenger.

 

Racine, Wisconsin, January 13, 2017 - The Tribute to Bix Fest, a tribute to 1920's jazz immortal Bix Beiderbecke, will be held March 9 to 12, 2017, at the Racine WI Architect/Delta Hotel (formerly Racine-Marriott). Racine, Wisconsin (Hwy 20, 7111 Washington Ave). 

 

Featured bands: Tuba Skinny from New Orleans with Erika Lewis, Germany's Honky Tonk jazz band with Claus Moeller and Roland Pilz, Ralph Norton's Varsity Ramblers with Andy Schumm.
 
Other features: 10 hour Bus Tour To Hell, Bix birthday party across street at Pudgy's, two days new/used record, sheet music, jazz/blues book sales, 1920s lectures, jam session, rare 1920s-1930s jazz & entertainment films, all night 78 record playing, Nicolle Wood's Galaxie Girl chorus line, free Bix birthday cake.
 
www.bixfest.com or 847-996-0246 or bixguy@hotmail.com  All event patron pass $100 with tour, $85 without tour.

 

Individual events-see website.

 

 

 

 Contact & Media Visits  

 

Media Contact: Phil Pospychala

Email: bixguy@hotmail.com

Phone: 847-996-0246

 

Tribute To Bix

Web: www.bixfest.com

 

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CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Tribute to Bix Beiderbecke

Event Date: March 9 to 12, 2017

Event Location: Racine WI Architect/Delta Hotel, 7111 Washington Av, Racine, WI

Admission: All event patron pass $100 with tour, $85 without tour.

Web: www.bixfest.com

Contact: Phil Pospychala, bixguy@hotmail.com, (847) 996-0246

Description: The Tribute to Bix Fest, a tribute to 1920's jazz immortal Bix Beiderbecke, will be held March 9 to 12, 2017, at the Racine WI Architect/Delta Hotel (formerly Racine-Marriott). Racine, Wisconsin (Hwy 20, 7111 Washington Ave).   Featured bands: Tuba Skinny from New Orleans with Erika Lewis, Germany's Honky Tonk jazz band with Claus Moeller and Roland Pilz, Ralph Norton's Varsity Ramblers with Andy Schumm.   Other features: 10 hour Bus Tour To Hell, Bix birthday party across street at Pudgy's, two days new/used record, sheet music, jazz/blues book sales, 1920s lectures, jam session, rare 1920s-1930s jazz & entertainment films, all night 78 record playing, Nicolle Wood's Galaxie Girl chorus line, free Bix birthday cake.   www.bixfest.com or 847-996-0246 or bixguy@hotmail.com  All event patron pass $100 with tour, $85 without tour.

 

 

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