The Jimmy Valentine Quartet/Quintet
I have a CD below for sale that I made with the Quartet in 2008.
Click on the songs to listen to samples. The CD is available for
on line purchase at CD Baby and other web sites or you can
contact me directly. Just click on the CD cover below for the CD
Thanks for looking and listening.
I want to inform you about the Jimmy Valentine Quartet, which is gaining area
wide acclaim for their music. They specialize in classic jazz and old favorites
from the 30s and 40s, which are much appreciated by the plus 60 generation.
This is the kind of music we like to dance to, or just listen to. In my opinion,
(and others), Jim is one of the best clarinet players in the area. The
accompanying players are extremely proficient and blend into the best group I
have ever listened to!
The Jimmy Valentine Quartet is a newly formed band in the Quad City area.
The Quad City area is located on the Mississippi River with the major cities
being Davenport and Bettendorf, IA and Rock Island and Moline, IL. All the
musicians in the band are professional with many years experience. The band
plays music in the style of Pete Fountain, Benny Goodman and Artie Shaw. In
fact Jim Valentine's clarinet tone is very similar to Pete Fountain's "fat
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