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Hot Jazz 7

    The HJ7 was founded in 1995 as a cooperative band drawing upon many fine summer events, private parties, weddings, restaurants, and taverns.  


    Other appearances include Nightown Restaurant, the Bill Gordon Show, Ohio Historical Society, Swingin'    


    They had a long multi-year run at the Barking Spider in Cleveland.

    The band performs with 8 players: Two cornets, clarinet, trombone, tuba, banjo, piano, and drums.  At various times, the musicians  include:  Brent Gardner, Vince Monaco, Al Couch, Jack Brndiar and Mark Mossey, cnts;  Marc Berridge, Paul Martin, tbn; Geoff Polk, Ted Witt, Scot Apana, clnt and Bill Kenney, clnts; Jonathan Fairman,Tuba; Bill Parthe, Bob Erdman, Piano; Bill Fuller, Drums;  Phil Cartwright, Bill Knapp, Banjo.

  1. Minstrels of Annie Street

  2. Dippermouth Blues      

  3. Hot Tamale Man                        

  4. Arab Strut

  5. King of the Zulus         

  6. Copenhagen

  7. King Chanticleer                        

  8. Tiger Moan          Hear a clip.

  9. Purple Rose of Cairo

  10. Struttin' with some Barbecue

  11. Sunset Cafe Stomp

  12. Sweet Lotus Blossom

  13. Muskrat Ramble

  14. Where Did You Stay Last Night

  15. Willie the Weeper

  16. Washboard Wiggles         Hear a clip.

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