Santa Clarita Valley's
Home of the Blues
Watch for major announcements
regarding our annual Battle of the bands.
Details will be shown on
our IBC Competition
October 13, 2021
Dear Blues Society Members,
We hope this greeting finds you all safe and well. We are back at the American Legion on the second Sunday of every month with our Blues Jam. If you have not had the opportunity to attend since we have resumed our jams, we are all looking forward to seeing you soon.
In 2020, the Board voted unanimously to extend all memberships that were current as of 2019 to January 2022. Please let us know if you have any questions regarding the status of your membership.
Our annual Blues Society election took place to appoint a new Board of Directors on October 10, 2021. The results of your votes are as follows:
President: Jeri Goldenhar
Vice President: Chuck Strong
Treasurer: Julie Kuritzkes
Secretary: Leslie Wenke
Director: Elena Michaels
Director: Eddie Smith
Director: Steve Brittain
We have all been through so much in the last year and half, and the Board so appreciates our member’s support for the Blues Society.
Our annual Battle of Bands is coming up in November. We will be sending updates via our website, email and Facebook. If you would like to volunteer to help with the event, please let us know.
We have enjoyed catching up with many of you in the last couple of months, and we look forward to seeing more of our members in the future.
President of the Santa Clarita Valley Blues Society
The Santa Clarita Valley Blues Society had the prelivedge to send two bands to Memphis for the International Blues Challenge in January 2020.
We are pleased to say that both bands made it through the prelimaries and one band competed in the finals.
Although we did not come home with any metals...............our two bands fought like champions.
Remember, we were competing with bands from around the world.
To Tommy and Paddy Marsh, and Jim Gustin and Truth Jones.................
in our eyes:
YOU ARE WINNERS !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
PHOTOS, VIDEOS AND SO
MUCH MORE BELOW....
Our 2020 International Blues Challenge representatives did an amazing job in Memphis. The Jim Gustin and Truth Jones Band in the Band Category and Individual/Duo category performers Crooked Eye Tommy Featuring Tommy Marsh, with brother Paddy Marsh.
Jim Gustin and Truth Jones made it to the semi-finals and Crooked Eye Tommy made it to the Finals
Both representatives are on facebook...congratulate them.
Our 2018 International Blues Challenge representatives: Artur Menezes, Gui Bodi, Bianca Richardson, Renny Goh
and Matthew Mitchell......The Artur Menezes Band.
They took: Third place in the band category.
World wide competition.........WOW
And Artur won the Albert King Award for Best Guitarist.
SCVBS Board of Directors
Who we are and
what we are about
Letter From The President
The following Board members
were elected October 10, 2021
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Santa Clarita Valley
23642 Lyons Ave.
PO Box 220575
Newhall, CA 91321
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If you love the Blues,
but don't have the time
to volunteer, your financial help in the form of a membership would be greatly appreciated.