AZADI FIne Rugs Celebrates the Infamous Jazz Age
Celebrate the Infamous Jazz Age at AZADI Fine Rugs!
Join AZADI Fine Rugs this weekend and travel in time to the great Jazz Age! In celebration of the Telluride Jazz Festival from 5pm till 11 each night, Friday the 2nd, Saturday the 3rd and Sunday the 4th, AZADI Fine Rugs is having Jazz age themed parties. Opening with a prohibition era Speak-easy on Friday, a Great Gatsby Event on Saturday and moving to the infamous Harlem era on Sunday. All the events are open to the public and free of charge.
Local musician Danny D’Alessandro will be entertaining each night. He primarily plays all voices of saxophone, but also is proficient on the flute, banjo, and is also a vocalist. Originally from Cleveland, OH he began studying saxophone in the fourth grade. His passion for music took off when he was accepted into his high school jazz band as well as the Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony (C.Y.W.S.). He also performed concerts with C.Y.W.S. in conjunction with the world-renowned Cleveland Orchestra at Severance Hall. In addition, he kept up with his own delight for the genre of funk-jazz fusion by playing in local bars. He studied classical music at the University of Dayton and since moving to Southwestern Colorado he has kept up with his passion by playing sax and singer-songwriter banjo gigs at places like the Ouray Brewery, O’Brian’s, Cups, Allred’s, The Last Dollar Saloon and private parties. His broad repertoire spans classics such as Coltrane and Brubeck to Lady Gaga and Vivaldi. Currently he works with local bands Funkdafari, Bredren, and the Telluride Town Band.
The public is invited to join AZADI Fine Rugs each evening to celebrate the essence of Jazz. Capture the spirit of bygone days with them: From infamous Absinthe cocktails and Sidecars – the spirit of Jazz era is at hand. Appetizers, themed cocktails and other beverages will be served. D’Alessandro will be playing at 5, 7 and 9pm each night. For more information please call 970-728-4620.
AZADI Fine Rugs is located 217 W. Colorado Avenue. They also have locations in Scottsdale and Sedona, Arizona. For more information about AZADI Fine Rugs please call 970-728-4620 or go to www.azadifinerugs.com.