|Jan 07||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Also listed Jan. 14, 21, 28|
|Jan 14||Squeezer's||Squeezer's Breezers||Jam Session Sunday; Also listed Jan. 21, 28; "Squeezer's where great jazz is a tradition."|
|Jan 15||Ridge Crest Inn||Johnny Vieth Quartet||Weekend gig|
|Jan 28||Ridge Crest Inn||Johnny Vieth Quartet||Frank Culley, Jerry Santora, Billy Halligan|
|Jan 29||Squeezer's||Squeezer's Breezers||Also listed Feb. 4; Sam Tomasino (ts), Chuck Cameron (d), Spencer Walker (b), Joe Squeezer (p); Jam Sunday|
|Feb 03||Number 1 Bar||Joe Mancuso (d), Sam Ansuini (ts), Matt Scherzi (p), Gene Varenti (b)||Thursday Night Jam|
|Feb 04||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Also Feb. 11, 18, 25; Max McCarthy (b), Ralph Unterborn (cl), Red Hawley (d), Hank Burger (tb), Bud De Tar (p), Don Hunt (t)|
|Feb 04-05||Ridge Crest Inn||Johnny Vieth Quartet||Eva Moore, Jerry Santora (d)|
|Feb 04||Wintonaire||Ken Purtell Trio||Also listed Feb. 11; Barney Mallon (b), Bob Fuller|
|Feb 11||Ridge Crest Inn||Walkin' Willie & Johnny Vieth|
|Feb19||Colline's Village Lounge||Johnny Albert band||Fridays & Saturdays; Also through March; Jam Session Sundays|
|Mar 04||Wintonaire||Ken Purtell Trio||Also listed March 11, 18, 25; Fridays and Saturdays; Frank Strazzeri (p) on Sundays|
|Mar 04||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers & Finger Lakes 5 + 1||"12 Talented Musicians"|
|Mar 11||Band Box||Joe Squeezer and His All New Breezers||Also March 15, 18; Flo Randall|
|Mar 11||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Also March 25|
|Mar 17||Ridge Crest Inn||The Dunlaps||Ray, Bobby, Jimmy & Ann and Dick Flaherty; St. Patrick's Day Party|
|Mar 18||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers & Salt City Five|
|Mar 25||Sarli's||Frank Gillespie (p)||Also April 15|
|Apr 01||Band Box||Joe Squeezer and All New Breezers||Also April 08, 15, 22, 29|
|Apr 01||Wintonaire||Ken Purtell Trio||Fridays and Saturdays; Bob Fuller, Lowell Miller; Frank Strazzeri or Ray Dunlap (p) on Sundays; Also listed April 15, 22|
|Apr 01||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Fridays and Saturdays; Also April 08, 15, 22|
|Apr 15||Colline's Village Lounge||Johnny Albert Band||Fridays and Saturdays with Sunday Jam; "Martians Welcome"|
|Apr 15||Ridge Crest Inn||Billy Traikoff||Friday-Sunday|
|Apr 29||Golden Grill||Salt City Five and Dixieland Ramblers||"Saturday Night Special"|
|May 06||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Also May 13, 20|
|May 06||Band Box||Joe Squeezer and Breezers||Joe Romano (ts), Joe Pastorelli (d), Gene Varenti (b), Judy Tremaine (v); Also May 13, 20, 27|
|May 27-28||Golden Grill||Salt City Five and Dixieland Ramblers||Battle of the Bands|
|Jun 03||Band Box||Joe Squeezer||Judy Tremaine and Breezers held over another week|
|Jun 03||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Also June 10, 17, 24|
|Jun 08-10||Dick's 620 Club||Garden State 5|
|Jun 10-11||Colline's Village Lounge||Johnny Albert Band||Joe Mancuso (p), Buddy Schlegel (sax), Bobby Widmer (d)|
|Jun 17||Band Box||Al Vino||To July 4|
|Jul 01||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Also July 08, 15, 22, 29|
|Jul 08||Ernie's Place||Jerry Tracy (g) Quartet||Matt Scherzi (p), Bob Prince (d), Albert Adams (Jamaica Jive) (vtb); Also July 15, 22, 29|
|Jul 15||Buddy's Casino||Joe Mancuso and Bill Porter||Mary Lou (v)|
|Jul 16||Pittsford Inn||Dunlaps||Ray (p), Bob (t), Jim (sax), Dick Flaherty (d), Ann Zona (v); Also July 23|
|Jul 29||Band Box||Chelly Lane||Joe Pastorelli (d), Eddie Shanholz (p), Joe Romano (sax), Gene Varenti (b)|
|Jul 29||Colline's Village Lounge||Johnny Albert Band||Jerry Taney (p), Buddy Schlegel (sax), Bob Widmer (d)|
|Aug 05||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Also August 12|
|Aug 06||Ridge Crest Inn||Maria Elena and Bill Traikoff|
|Aug 13||Ernie's Place||Jerry Tracy Quartet||Matt Scherzi (p), Bob Prince (d), Albert Adams (Jamaica Jive) (vtb); Fridays and Saturdays, Jam Session Sunday 8-12; Also August 19-20|
|Aug 19||Westminster Park Inn||Ray Hackshaw Quintet||Featuring Bill Mustard (tb)|
|Aug 20||Pittsford Inn||Dunlaps||Ray (p), Bob (t), Jim (sax), Dick Flaherty (d), Ann Zona (v); Also August 27|
|Aug 23||Highland Park Bowl||Jazz Festival||18 Bands sponsored by AFM Rochester Local including: Mike Arena, Len Hawley, John Hartzog, Ray Hackshaw-Bill Mustard, Larry Crosley, Zani Patasin, Cecil & Jenks, Jimmy Covallo, Ken Purtell, Bill Fleig, Squeezer's Breezers, Bill Traikoff, Johnny Albert, Bill Porter, Joe Romano|
|Aug 25||Club 96||Jerry Tracy and All Stars||Jam Session with Jamaica jive (Albert Adams) Sundays; all musicians welcome|
|Aug 27||Golden Grill||Salt City 5 and Dixieland Ramblers|
|Sep 01||Club 96||Jerry Tracy and All Stars||Thursday-Sunday (jam session)|
|Sep 03||Golden Grill||Salt City 5 and Dixieland Ramblers||Also September 16, 24|
|Sep 09||Ernie's Place||Jerry Tracy Quartet||Friday and Saturday with Sunday jam session|
|Sep 09||Pittsford Inn||Dunlaps with Ann Zona||Also September 16, 23, 30|
|Sep 11||Ridge Crest Inn||"Pre-Fall Jazz Festival"||Bill Traikoff Orchestra and Russ Ives' Tailgate Ramblers; Also September 18|
|Oct 07||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Also October 14, 21, 28|
|Oct 07||Pittsford Inn||Dunlaps||Ray, Bob, Jim, Don (b), Dick Flaherty; Also October 14, 21, 28|
|Oct 14||Westminster Park Inn||Ray Hackshaw Quintet||Featuring Bill Mustard|
|Oct 18||St. Nick's Hall||Mike Arena Orchestra||Also listed October 19, 22, 27-29|
|Oct 28||Westminster Park Inn||Bill Mustard|
|Nov 01||Band Box||Squeezer's Breezers||With Sal Sperazza|
|Nov 04||Ernie's Place||Bob Prince Modern Jazz Quartet||With Sam Ansuini; Jams Sundays; also listed November 18|
|Nov 04||Pittsford Inn||Ray Dunlap Quintet||Bob, Jim, Don, Dick Flaherty|
|Nov 11||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Weekends; Also November 18, 26|
|Nov 11||Ridge Crest Inn||Frankie Nann Trio|
|Nov 18||Colline's Village Lounge||Johnny Albert Band|
|Dec 02||Golden Grill||Dixieland Ramblers||Firdays and Saturdays; Also December 9, 16, 23, 31|
|Dec 02||Pittsford Inn||Ray Dunlap Quintet||Also December 9, 16, 23|
|Dec 02||Club 96||Joe Ratalo All Star Band||Jam session Sunday, December 4|
|Dec 07||Club 96||Mike Romeo Quartet||Featuring Ken Fess (d); Wednesday and Thursday|
|Dec 09||Ridge Crest Inn||Adelaide Robbins (p) and Bill Traikoff|
|Dec 10||Club 96||Don Sheldon Swing Four||Sam Ansuini (ts), Matt Scherzi (p), Spencer Walker (b); Jazz concerts every Sunday, 3-6 PM|
|Dec 10||Stage Coach Inn||Johnny Albert Band||Also December 17, 31|
Note: 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:
Buddy’s Casino – 302 North St.
Band Box = Squeezer’s – 420 State St.
Club 96 – 96 Otis St.
Colline’s Village Lounge – Lake Ave. and Latta Rd.
Dick’s 620 Club – 620 Clinton Ave. N.
Ernie’s Place – 4653 Lake Ave.
Golden Grill = Mardi Gras – 4775 Lake Ave.
Number 1 Bar – 945 Genesee St.
Pittsford Inn – Pittsford, NY
Ridge Crest Inn – 1982 Ridge Rd. E.
Sarli’s – 225 St. Paul St.
St. Nick’s Hall – Madison and Chestnut
Stage Coach Inn – Webster, NY
Westminster Park Inn – E. River Rd.
Wintonaire – 628 N. Winton Rd.