October 15, 2017
Doors open – 2pm
Music starts – 3pm
All ages welcome
Ziggies – 4923 W. 38th Avenue, Denver, CO 80212
Doors open @ 2pm Children start playing 3pm All ages welcome. No Cover. BCOS – A Mile High Blues Society Special Event. Blues Children on Stage – a youth showcase of musicians and singers under 21! Theme: A positive musical experience for children. Provide children musicians & singers with an environment conducive to establishing an interest in performing live blues music. Open to all Musicians / Singers under 21 Participating instructors / teachers / mentors will support their students on stage. No entry fee – free for everyone – all ages welcome!
Full back line will be provided by Ziggies.
Each group will be put together during the event, just as done in a blues jam setting. Each group will play 4 or 5 songs per set and the number of sets will be based on the number of participants. Learn as many of these songs as you can – you may be able to perform more than one set!
Types of music to learn: Blues Shuffle – Jimmy Reed Country Blues Jump blues / swing Delta Blues Chicago Blues Blues Rock Slow Blues Shuffle
Sample song list: Big Boss Man Crossroads Cross Cut Saw The Thrill is Gone Got My Mojo Working I’m ready Kansas City Key to the Highway Rock Me Baby Stormy Monday Shake Your Moneymaker Sweet Home Chicago Every Day I Have the Blues (Sample Song List CD Available)