Events for Christiana Drapkin

Date/Time: Monday, December 03 2018, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Randolph Hills, MD.
Description: Neighborhood Caroling! This will be our eleventh year, home-grown door-to-door neighborhood caroling. Make a joyful noise in your own neighborhood, take the kids along, have cookies and hot cocoa ready, and get into the true spirit of the holidays.
Date/Time: Sunday, December 09 2018, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Beans in the Belfry, 122 W. Potomac Street, Brunswick, MD.
Description: It warms my heart to play a steady gig in a place where they're always glad we came. We'll make it a quartet again: Christiana sings, Brian Litz plays the guitar, Mark Lysher plays the bass, and Bruce Fransen burns it up on the sax, the flute, and whatnot. What a great scene. Come and hang with us on this cozy winter Sunday. Thank you, Hannah and Jim and Melanie, for being such gracious hosts for more than a dozen years now. Here's to another year of running a good business in an inspired and efficient way. Here's to valuing your customers and turning them into regulars. Here's to a longstanding relationship based on good-will, mutual respect and integrity, that's been growing into a beautiful friendship. Thank you!
Telephone: 301-834-7178
Date/Time: Monday, December 10 2018, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Randolph Hills, MD.
Description: Neighborhood Caroling! Every Monday in December. Keep it simple, make it happen. Good-will to all!
Date/Time: Saturday, December 15 2018, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Potomac Library, 10101 Glenolden Drive, Potomac, MD.
Description: JINGLE BELLS JAZZ FOR KIDS - with BOP GOES THE WEASEL! Let's make up some songs together about Jumping in the Puddle! Snowflakes! Baking Cookies! -- Rock out to Old MacDonald, and sing and swing, get in the groove with the Blues. Christiana sings, Vegan Dave Mosick plays the guitar, Big Bad Bob Shann plays the mean old bass, and Cool Hand John Cusick plays the drums. Best for ages 3 to 10, but everybody is welcome! So happy to return to the Potomac Library with anotherfree and lively music program for our youngest library fans!
Date/Time: Monday, December 17 2018, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Randolph Hills, MD.
Description: One more evening of Neighborhood Caroling! If you can't carry a tune in a bucket, you can still get your jingle bells on.
Date/Time: Saturday, December 22 2018, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Twinbrook Public Library, 202 Meadow Hall Drive, Rockville, MD.
Description: BOP GOES THE WEASEL - HOLIDAY JAZZ FOR KIDS! Let's all together get into the musical mix. We'll sing, we'll clap, we'll stamp our feet, and dance, and sing some more! Listen to the music, take a breath, aaah, high notes, low notes, fast and slow notes. We'll have a back and forth: singing, trading phrases, and we'll have plenty of songs to share. Christiana sings, Vegan Dave Mosick plays the guitar, Big Bad Bob Shann lays down the bass, and Cool John Cusick plays the drums. Best for ages 3 to 10. But we welcome everyone, including grownups, if they ask nicely.
Date/Time: Thursday, January 31 2019, 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
Location: Safety Harbor Public Library, 101 2nd Street N., Safety Harbor, FL.
Description: STRAIGHTEN UP & FLY RIGHT! Christiana Drapkin is so happy to return to the Safety Harbor Public library with another lively Jazz & Standards program. This is the culmination of yet another winter Jazz tour on Florida's Gulf Coast. And I count my blessings, being able to play again with the hottest band in the Tampa area: La Lucha! John O'Leary on piano, Alejandro Arenas on bass, and Mark Fineman on drums. Who could ask for anything more?!
Date/Time: Saturday, February 23 2019, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Germantown Public Library, Germantown, MD.
Description: BOP GOES THE WEASEL - JAZZ FOR KIDS! Sing along, clap your hands, snap those fingers, stamp your feet, and dance with us! Ooooh, yessss! From Old MacDonald to Route 66, we'll sing the Happy Blues, and dream to Magical Thelonious Monk! Christiana sings, Vegan Dave Mosick plays the guitar, Big Bad Bob Shann plays the bass, and Cool John Cusick plays the drums. Free family fun (best for ages 3 to 10), we welcome anyone.
Date/Time: Sunday, February 24 2019, 1:30 PM to 2:45 PM
Location: Eldersburg Branch Library, 6400 W Hemlock Dr, Sykesville, MD 21784.
Description: SHAKESPEARE & ALL THAT JAZZ! Come celebrate the power, beauty, and passion of William Shakespeare's poetry. Did you know that The Bard can swing? Leave it to Jazz composers like John Dankworth, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, and others. Leave it in the hands of my excellent colleagues. Trust me, and we'll take you on a musical thrill ride: love & lust, life & death, power & foolishness -- all swinging hard. Christiana sings, Robert Redd is on piano, Bob Shann on bass, and Tony Martucci on percussion. Bring some college or high-school students for some extra credit. Free.
Telephone: 410-385-4460