As part of the Blue Note @ 75 celebration, the Bullettes all-female quintet will pay homage to the Blue Note artists Hank Mobley and Curtis Fuller with the photography of Francis Wolff, Blue Note co-founder, in the background. We will be so lucky as to have Anita Thomas on tenor, Isabel DeLeon on drums, Karine Chapdelaine on bass, Lianna Gekker on piano, and myself on […]
I just wanted to let everyone know that we’ll be playing two times this week- Tuesday night, April 22nd, is at the Carlyle Club for a swing dance with the whole big band, and Thursday night, April 24th, we’ll be playing as a quintet at Twins for a tribute to JJ Johnson. So come on out, celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM), and […]
Come on out and hear some great swingin’ sounds on Friday, March 21st at Westminster Presbyterian Church! The show starts with a gospel set at 6pm, then we’ll play some Basie tunes second set, then originals and arrangements by band members on our third and final set. This performance is part of the Washington Women […]
Join Shannon Gunn and the Bullettes as they swing to the sounds of Count Basie on Sunday, March 9th starting around 12 pm for a jazz brunch and recording session at Bohemian Caverns. The music will consist of arrangements made popular by Count Basie, Sammy Nestico, and Neal Hefti and will feature a full 15 […]
Shannon Gunn and the Bullettes Octet will feature the fantastic vocal talents of Lena Seikaly for a swing dance on Tuesday, February 25th at the Carlyle Club in Alexandria! Cover is $10 and includes many people to meet and dance with. So come on out and keep that new years resolution!
We hope to see you at the Carlyle Club on Tuesday, February 25, at 9:00 – 10:30 pm for the swing dance with Gotta Swing! This will be a small group, most likely an octet featuring Lena Seikaly on vocals. We will also be playing as a full big band on March 21 at Westminster […]
The Bullettes Small Group will be performing a Holiday House show on Sunday, December 15th at 7:00 PM in Falls Church, VA! Join us for an evening of Christmas and Holiday jazz with the all-women jazz ensemble in an intimate setting and a program for music lovers of all ages. Shannon Gunn and the […]
[pinit]Please join the Bullettes Sextet as they welcome special guest artist Jessica Boykin-Settles to join them for the first time at the Bethesda Jazz and Blues Club on September 5th! Thursday September 5, 2013 7:30 – 9:30 PM Jessica Boykin-Settles, Vocals Isabel DeLeon, Drums Lianna Gekker, Piano Shannon Gunn, Trombone Leigh Pilzer, Saxes Amy Shook, […]
Westminster Jazz Night, a set on Flickr.