Fall and Winter Performances 2017


SPECIAL UPDATE! DON'T MISS THESE SHOWS!!


TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO GET YOUR TICKETS!! We are nearly sold out! Thursday October 26th, 2017 - 2:00 pm MATINEE


Derek Bond Entertainment in association with Diamond Entertainment present:

The Galaxy Orchestra and 

"IN THE MOOD"

A TRIBUTE TO THE MUSIC OF GLENN MILLER AND HIS ORCHESTRA


"In The Mood" features the memorable music of Big Band Legend GLENN MILLER, heralded as the most popular big band leader of all time.  This is the latest show from Ross and the Galaxy Orchestra, and is garnering rave reviews.  Ross directs the 17 member Galaxy Orchestra through all the great hits of Glenn Miller, and of course the show is enhanced with vocals by Robin Lea, Christopher Plock and the fabulous new vocal group The 4 Debonaires.  A show not to be missed!!

Thursday October 26th, 2017

The Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts
88 Dalhousie Street,
Brantford, Ontario
519-752-9910 / 1-800-265-0710

http://www.sandersoncentre.ca/Event/TabId/128/ArtMID/557/ArticleID/371/Derek-Bond-Entertainment-and-Diamond-Entertainment-present-In-The-Mood.aspx




FOR THOSE IN EASTERN ONTARIO, A VERY SPECIAL SHOW!!
DON'T MISS THIS ONE!!

Saturday October 28th, 2017
8:00 pm show

The Aultsville Theatre presents:

The Galaxy Orchestra and Ross Wooldridge in 

"BENNY MEETS ARTIE"

THE KING OF SWING MEETS THE KING OF THE CLARINET


"Benny Meets Artie" is an exciting tribute to the Big Bands of Benny Goodman and Artie Shaw. Thrill to the sounds of their biggest hits as Ross and the Galaxy Orchestra sweep you back to the height of the Big Band Era. A special treat is "Canada's Sweetheart of Swing" Alex Pangman on vocals.

Saturday October 28th, 2017

The Aultsville Theatre
2 St. Lawrence Drive
Cornwall, ON K6H 4Z1
613-932-1661

http://www.aultsvilletheatre.com/english/events/cornwall-concert-series-benny-meets-artie.htm





Saturday November 4th, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Dixie Demons at the KW Dixie Club


A rousing afternoon of the best Dixieland Jazz will be had at the KW Dixie Club, as Canada's finest traditional jazz band The Dixie Demons assemble once again to blow the roof off!! The Dixie Demons are known for their incredible musicianship, daring and dextrous arrangements and generally wacky and devilish sense of musical humour.


Saturday November 4th, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 530
316 Marsland Drive
Waterloo, ON N2J 3Z1

www.kwdixie.com





Saturday November 18th, 2017
2:00 PM show

Michele Mele and Luciano Tauro present:


Ross Wooldridge and his 

Tribute to the Benny Goodman Sextet

WITH SPECIAL GUEST VOCALIST ALEX PANGMAN



Ross brings his critically acclaimed Tribute to the Benny Goodman Sextet to Michele and Luciano's intimate home concert setting for a swinging afternoon of the finest in small group jazz.

Goodman's groundbreaking style and sound helped pave the way for jazz to become the iconic art form it is today. Michael Davidson on vibes, Phil Disera on guitar, Danny McErlain on piano, Lew Mele on bass, Glenn Anderson on drums, and special treat Alex Pangman on vocals!



Saturday November 18th, 2017
2:00 PM show

15785 8th Concession
King, Ontario

Tickets available at: http://www.bandsintown.com/event/15300630-concert-king-home-of-michele-mele-and-luciano-tauro-2017?artist=Concert&came_from=194




Sunday December 31st, 2017

The Olde School House presents a special "New Year's Eve Gala" with Ross Wooldridge, Brenda Brown and Denis Rondeau


Celebrate the end of 2017 and the start of 2018 of Ross Wooldridge at the piano with the romantic vocal stylings of Brenda Brown, and special guest bassist Denis Rondeau!

The Olde School has provided Brantford Ontario and the surrounding area with the best in fine dining and atmosphere for over 30 years.

Book soon before this event is sold out!


Sunday December 31st, 2017

The Olde School Restaurant
687 Powerline Road (at the corner of Paris Road)
Brantford, Ontario
519-753-3131




Saturday February 3rd, 2018
8:30 PM show

The Jazz Room in Kitchener Waterloo Presents:


Ross Wooldridge and his 

Tribute to the Benny Goodman Sextet

WITH SPECIAL GUEST VOCALIST ALEX PANGMAN



This time Ross brings his critically acclaimed Tribute to the Benny Goodman Sextet to the Jazz Room of the historic Huether Hotel for a stellar evening of the finest in small group jazz. Michael Davidson on vibes, Phil Disera on guitar, Danny McErlain on piano, Lew Mele on bass, Glenn Anderson on drums, and special treat Alex Pangman on vocals!



Saturday February 3rd, 2018 

Tickets are available from:
The Jazz Room
Huether Hotel
59 King Street North
Waterloo, Ontario N2J 2X2
519-886-3350



Friday May 11th, 2018 

Derek Bond Entertainment and the Brantford Golf and Country Club present:


Ross Wooldridge and his 

Tribute to the Benny Goodman Sextet

WITH SPECIAL GUEST VOCALIST ALEX PANGMAN



Details to come soon about this special spring show at the Brantford Golf and Country Club. Stay tuned!!



OF COURSE THE BEST FOR LAST: 


After a brief interlude, Ross Wooldridge is now back to play solo piano on Friday nights and teams up on Saturday nights with fabulous vocalist Brenda Brown, and of course the traditional solo piano Sunday Brunch at the Olde School Restaurant in Brantford.


Friday Evenings 6:30 - 10:30
Saturday Evenings with Brenda Brown
6:30 - 10:30 Sunday Brunch from 11:00 am - 2:30 pm




The Olde School Restaurant
687 Powerline Road (at the corner of Paris Road)
Brantford, Ontario

519-753-3131

Please note - from time to time Ross will need to be away from the Olde School Restaurant because he is performing at other shows. On those times there will be an equally talented performer like Hamilton's Carl Horton or Karen Thornton to fill in. Well worth listening to!!