Ragtime Ramblers

Ragtime Ramblers

 Glenview, Illinois, USA
BandJazz

The Ragtime Ramblers blend the best traditional Dixieland music with sheer virtuosity and contemporary style all their own—including “Dixie” covers of pop favorites from The Beatles to Led Zeppelin. Members have worked with jazz greats including Count Basie, Nancy Wilson, Earl Fatha Hines and more.

Biography

One of Chicagoland’s top multi-instrumentalists, Dave Ivaz has performed on guitar with artists ranging from Martha Reeves and the Vandellas to Bob Hope, Nancy Wilson, the Fifth Dimension and other national acts. View Dave's full resume at www.daveivazmusic.com
Dave is renowned as a Plectrum Banjo virtuoso with credits that range from Broadway musicals like Chicago, Showboat and Ragtime to performances on numerous recordings.
The Ragtime Ramblers bring together Chicago’s top Dixieland talents who have performed with the likes of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie Orchestra, the New Chicago Rhythm Kings and more.
Leading the Ragtime Ramblers, Dave has delighted audiences at the Democratic National Convention, Chicago’s Navy Pier, parades, festivals and more. From a dynamic duo to the full 6-piece ensemble, the Ragtime Ramblers will take you down to New Orleans!

Discography

Meet The Ramblers, CD currently selling on CD Baby. has received radio play in Chicago and other cities. Listen at www.ragtimeramblersdixieband.com

Set List

Set list is 45 minutes. We usually do 2-3 sets per gig.
Our repertoire is tranditional dixieland music. We also do dixieland versions of "classic rock" songs.

I. BOURBON STREET
BABY WON’T YOU PLEASE COME HOME
SUNNY SIDE OF STREET
ROSETTA
ST. LOUIS BLUES
BASIN STREET
AVALON
MUSKRAT RAMBLE
DO YOU KNOW WHAT IT MEANS
I FOUND A NEW BABY

II. INDIANA
JAZZ ME BLUES
SOME OF THESE DAYS
AFTER YOU’VE GONE
EXACTLY LIKE YOU
EVERYBODY LOVES MY BABY
SWEET GEORGIA
PLEASE DON’T TALK ABOUT ME
SLEEPY TIME
BIRTH OF THE BLUES
THAT’S A PLENTY