LATE MARCH SCHEDULE
Robert Ross Band @ Thai Rock
When: Friday, March 17, 2017
Time: 8:30pm to 12am
Address: 375 Beach 92nd St, Rockaway Beach, NY 11693
Featuring: Angello Olivieri (bass); Don Castagno (drums); & two time NY Music Award winner Robert Ross (vocals, guitar, slide guitar, & harmonica) from 8:30pm to 12am. Along with some great blues and jazz, we will also perform a few cool drinking songs and a few Irish songs for St. Paddy’s Day. Call for a reservation. Thai Rock is a wonderful Thai restaurant right on the Atlantic Ocean with a fantastic view. The sound system and the acoustics are absolutely top notch. Come on down and check it out.
Robert Ross & The Jazz-Manian Devils @ Papazzio's
When: Saturday, March 25, 2017
Time: 8pm to 12am
Address: 39-38 Bell Boulevard, Bayside, NY 11361
Featuring: Mal Stein (drums); Dave Hofstra (bass); and two time NY Music Award winner Robert Ross (vocals, guitar & harmonica) from 8pm to 12am. Call for dinner reservations. Papazzio’s is a 4 ½ star Italian restaurant. They have valet parking, but parking can be found in the area. FREE Admission.
Launch Party for Evan Ginzburg’s New Show @ Paddy Quinn's Tavern
Featuring: Edwin Vazquez, Robert Ross, DJ Sheltergirl, & more
When: Sunday, March 26, 2017
Time: 7pm to 10pm
Address: 4207 162nd St, Flushing, NY 11358
Phone: (718) 359-9820
Featuring: singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Edwin Vazquez (played with Paul Simon & Marc Anthony), DJ Sheltergirl, & two time NY Music Award winner Robert Ross (played with Big Joe Turner, Lightning Hopkins, Mama Thornton, Brownie McGhee, Otis Rush, Memphis Slim), and more!! More info to come. NO Cover!!
Evan Ginzburg, the Associate Producer of The Wrestler (starring Mickey Rourke & Marisa Tomei) presents live weekly streamed in-studio radio show featuring legendary Artists and athletes and talent deserving wider exposure. The Evan Ginzburg Show debuts April 2, 2017 and airs every Sunday 11AM-1PM at www.villageconnectionradio.com out of Huntington, Long Island, NY
Do you miss the days of memorable talk and variety shows? In the tradition of Johnny Carson, Ed Sullivan, Mike Douglas, Dick Cavett, Joe Franklin and Arsenio Hall as well as great radio variety shows, The Evan Ginzburg Show debuts Sunday April 2nd featuring an always eclectic mix of guests from legendary R&B singers to actors, writers, filmmakers, magicians, colorful professional wrestlers, musicians of every possible genre and everyone in-between. Appearing every Sunday morning from 11AM-1PM on http://www.villageconnectionmagazine.com/the-evan-ginzburg-show.html for a worldwide Net audience, the program is then archived 24/7 on this page and posted on all social media.
Evan Ginzburg is the Associate Producer of The Wrestler with Mickey Rourke and brings nearly 30 years of radio and TV experience to this new program. Starting in 1990 he appeared for 16 years on 50,000 Watt WBAI-FM 99.5’s Arts program, Light Show, subsequently hosting Legends Radio for close to a decade, followed by a nearly 200-episode, three-and-a-half-year TV run with his Legends TV.
The Evan Ginzburg Show provides a worldwide forum for our live guests. Sponsorship opportunities are available as well.
Robert Ross Duo @ The Box Car
When: Wednesday, March 30, 2017
Time: 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Address: 25 Chatham Road, Short Hills, NJ 07078 (Eastbound side of Short Hills Train Station)
Featuring: Mysterioso Enigma (bass); and two time NY Music Award winner Robert Ross (vocals, guitar, slide guitar, & harmonica) from 7:30pm to 10:30pm. GREAT food, GREAT Music & FREE Admission.
Robert Ross & The Jazz-Manian Devils @ Prohibition
When: Wednesday, April 13, 2017
Time: 9pm to 12:30am
Address: 503 Columbus Avenue (@ 84 St.), New York, NY 10024
Featuring: Mal Stein (drums); Dave Hofstra (bass); and two time NY Music Award winner Robert Ross (vocals, guitar, & harmonica) from 9pm to 12:30am. We’ll be playing jazz and blues as well as some soul, and rootsy R ’n’ R. Great food. FREE Admission.
Robert Ross Band featuring Joeham & Mark Dann @ Turning Point
When: Saturday, April 15, 2017
Time: 8:30pm to 11pm
Address: 468 Piermont Ave., Piermont, NY 10968
Phone: 845-359-1089 Featuring: Joeham (drums); Mark Dann (bass); and two time NY Music Award winner Robert Ross (vocals, guitar, slide guitar, & harmonica) for one incredible night of music from 8:30pm to 11pm. Admission is $20. Call for reservations because the place often sells out. The Turning Point is one of the best music rooms on the East Coast and The Robert Ross Band has been performing there since about 1985.
It is always a good idea to call a venue to confirm that we will in fact be appearing, to check on admission or cover charges, and to find out whether it is necessary to make a reservation. Thank you.
HAVING A PRIVATE PARTY OR WEDDING? HIRE THE ROBERT ROSS BAND!
Having a birthday or anniversary bash? Maybe a small dinner party? A large corporate party? Whatever event you are planning consider The Robert Ross Band, Robert Ross & The Jazz-Manian Devils. Or maybe you want something a little more “showbizzy” like Jiggles Giggles & Blues. We can put a package together to suit your entertainment needs. Let's talk. Send us an email reply with “PARTY” in the subject line. We'll get back to you.
GUITAR / BASS / HARMONICA LESSONS
From award winning recording artist & seasoned educator Robert Ross
I will be taking on a limited number of dedicated guitar, bass, and harmonica students regardless of age or current level of expertise.
Robert is a two time New York Music Award winner and a New York Blues Hall of Fame inductee. Robert is known for a wide variety of blues, jazz, soul, country, rock ‘n’ roll, folk, and other roots music. Robert worked and recorded with Big Joe Turner and also worked with Lightnin’ Hopkins, John Lee Hooker, Otis Rush, Big Mama Thornton, Brownie McGhee, Memphis Slim, and other legends. One of Robert’s songs was recorded by Johnny Winter, and two other songs appeared on the soap opera “All My Children”. The Robert Ross Band has released 7 internationally distributed CDs and toured two continents. Robert has been teaching guitar for more then 25 years privately, and 13 years in NYC public schools. Robert’s work in the schools has been cited by the NY State Council of the Arts (NYSCA) for “best practices in arts in education programming”.
Lessons are $40 per half hour, and $60 per hour.