|Jan 04||Ridge Crest Inn||Don Manning Trio||Joe Kloess (p), Eddie DeMatteo (b)|
|Jan 04, 11, 18||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Fridays and Saturdays; steady gig continued into February, March, April, May|
|Jan ??||Band Box||Doug Duke Trio||4th smash week!|
|Jan 18, 25||Paddock Lounge||Frank Gillespie (p), Sam Musseri (ts), Tony Corona (d)||10th week; steady gig continued into February|
|Jan 25, 26||Ridge Crest Inn||Don Manning Trio||Joe Kloess (p), Barney Mallon (b)|
|Jan 25, 26||Pittsford Inn||Johnny Albert Band|
|Feb 08||Band Box||Doug Duke||nightly|
|Feb 15||Cutler Union||Eastman School Students Concert||Al Regni Big Band, Syd Hodkinson, Joe Scianni Trio, Larry Crosley Sextet, Noel Stevens's Strings; Benefit for Heart Fund|
|Feb 21, 22||Carioca||John Dunlap|
|Mar 01, 29, 30||Ridge Crest Inn||Don Manning Trio||gig continued into April|
|Mar 08, 29||Sparky's Avenue Restaurant||Doug Duke Trio||Al Bruno (b), Don Sheldon (d)|
|Mar 22, 29||Mr. B's Bar and Restaurant||Pops Gillespie All Stars||Sam Musseri, Tony Corona; stady gig through April, May, June, July|
|Mar 24||Strong Auditorium||Eastman School Students Concert||Bill Motzing, Syd Hodkinson, Al Regni Big Band, Larry Crosley Sextet, Joe Scianni Trio, Lee Dougherty|
|Apr 04||Jerry's El Rancho||Doug Duke Trio||steady gig through April|
|Apr 21||Recreation Inn||Dunlaps Band||every Sunday|
|May 10, 11||Ridge Crest Inn||Don Manning Trio||Joyce McGrath (v); steady through May, June, July|
|Jun 08, 28, 29, Jul 12, Aug 8, 9||Golden Grill||Battle of Music||Salt City Five vs. Dixieland Ramblers|
|Jul 28, Aug 02||Sparky's Avenue Restaurant||Al Bruno Jam Session|
|Aug 16||Golden Grill||Max McCarthy & Dixieland Ramblers||every Friday & Saturday|
|Aug 16||Ridge Crest Inn||Don Manning Trio||Friday & Saturday|
|Aug 24, 30||Kasbah||Doug Duke||steady gig through September|
|Aug 30||Ridge Crest Inn||Don Manning Trio||Joe Kloess, Al Bruno, Joyce McGrath; steady gig through September|
|Sep 05, 13||Golden Grill||Battle of Dixie||Dixieland Ramblers vs. Tailgate Ramblers; Friday & Saturday|
|Sep 20, Oct 04||J&L Lounge||Dunlaps Band|
|Sep 27||Mr. B's Bar and Restaurant||Pops Gillespie All Satrs||Sam Musseri, Tony Corona|
|Oct 4, 5, 11||Ridge Crest Inn||Don Manning Trio||Joyce McGrath, Tommy Nichols (ts)|
|Oct 18, 25||Manger Hotel Ballroom||Mike Arena All Star Orchestra|
|Nov 1, 2||Ridge Crest Inn||Don Manning Trio|
|Dec 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers & Salt City Five|
|Dec 13, 14, 28||Ridge Crest Inn||Don Manning Trio||Sam Tomasino, Joyce McGrath|
Note 1: This list is not comprehensive. Many clubs did not advertise their bookings. The information is taken from microfilm of the Rochester Times-Union stored at the main library in Rochester, NY.
Rochester, NY Venue Locations:
Band Box – 420 State St.
Carioca – 2960 W. Henrietta Rd.
Cutler Union – University Ave. (Prince St. campus of University oif Rochester)
Golden Grill = Mardi Gras – 4775 Lake Ave.
J&L Lounge – 881 Merchants Rd.
Jerry’s El Rancho – 3015 W. Henrietta Rd.
Kasbah, The = Rattlesnake Pete’s – 8 Mill St.
Mr. B’s Bar and Restaurant – 361 Child St.
Paddock Lounge – 2264 Clifford Ave.
Pittsford Inn – Pittsford, NY
Recreation Inn – West Lake Rd., Conesus Lake
Ridge Crest Inn – 1982 Ridge Rd. E.
Sparky’s Avenue Restaurant – University Ave. at E. Main St.
Strong Auditorium – River Campus, University of Rochester