39th Annual Jazz Record Collectors' Bash
The 39th Annual Jazz Record Collectors Bash will take place June 21-22, 2013, at the Hilton Woodbridge Iselin, NJ, with quite the selection of 78s, LPs, CDs and memorabilia.
Hilton Woodbridge is located at 120 Wood Avenue South, Iselin, NJ. For more information, visit www.hiltonwoodbridge.com. Reservations: Call either the toll free number 1-800-HILTONS (800 445-8667) or the Hilton Woodbridge (732) 494-6200. Mention JAZZ RECORD COLLECTORS GROUP to get discount. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Rate with discount is $119.00 + tax per night. Note: There are a limited number of rooms available at the discount rate.
General admission: $20.00 covers buyer's admission for two days (Friday & Saturday). After 5:00 pm Friday (including Saturday) and all day Saturday admission is $10.00. Early buyers will be admitted Thursday evening after 7:30 pm for $40.00. Doors open 8:00 am on Friday & Saturday.
Vendor space: All tables are 6 ft x 3 ft. Cost in advance is $75.00 per table for 2 days, $50 for Friday only or $35 for Saturday only. A 50% deposit is required. On or after June 20th, cost will be $85.00 per table (for 2 days) on a space available basis.
Dealer Setup: Dealers may set up on Thursday night after 7:30 pm. The Room will not be available prior to that hour.
Rare vintage videos each day: Admission free with Bash admission or $5 each for film show only.
Friday, 8:00 PM: Jazz collector and film historian David Weiner will present two hours of rare film and TV clips.
Also, after the films, rare record playoffs / challenges hosted by Henry Schmidt.
Saturday: Ron Hutchinson, co-founder of The Vitaphone Project, will present a largely previously unseen collection of early sound jazz and vaudeville short subjects. Two different shows: First show from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM and second show beginning at 8:00 PM.
The Vitaphone Project seeks to find the missing soundtrack disks to 1926-30 talkies, and work with archives and studios for their restoration. To date, over 4000 disks have been found, and nearly 150 shorts restored. Many are available on DVD from Warner Archive. Check out the Vitaphone Project Website at www.vitaphoneproject.com.
To be added to the mailing list for the Jazz Record Collectors' Bash, contact:
P. O. Box 158
Jericho, NY 11753-0158
Vendor payment in advance by check or money order. Cash and checks will be accepted at the door. Non-vendors pay only at door.