Check out the article from ActualMag about us – with video, photos, and more! “Planetarium a popular group, captivated the crowd with plena music, a type of sound which beganContinue readingGreat article about Plenatarium’s Puerto Rican “Noches de Cultura” in ActualMag
I was invited back to play with Freddy Velaz y Su Banda Swing a second time at 2014 Calle Ocho Festival – Miami’s largest Hispanic festival! A great crowd atContinue readingInvited back for a second time – the Calle Ocho Festival 2014!
I just sold my first student trombone from childhood! Bittersweet moment, parting with a horn that has been with me since 1979! My 1950’s King Cleveland was awesome! It wasContinue readingGoodbye old friend – Adios mi bueno y viejo amigo!
Playing more trombone at 2012 Mardi Gras with Phil Morales and the Orqesta SalsaBuena! This continues the first public appearance of Phil’s songs with a full salsa band that I’mContinue readingVideo: Debbie on trombone playing “Esposa Querida” at Mardi Gras with Orqesta SalsaBuena!
Amazing outdoor afternoon gig with Hector “Tito” Colon y Orquesta la Unika! We were a 13-piece salsa band and we closed the evening at the Latin Spice food festival atContinue readingGigged with Orquesta La Unika at the Latin Spice Festival at Pinecrest Gardens!
Great gig last night with the band Studio54 at Pavillion Grille in Boca Raton. These guys know how to throw down a show and get people dancing! Sat in withContinue readingGigged last night with 70’s Disco Power Horn band Studio 54!
Debbie was invited to march and play in the 13-piece James Madritsch Band at Bayview’s spectacular 4th of July Parade – complete with cannons and fire trucks cooling down theContinue readingBayview’s 4th of July Parade with the James Madritsch Band
Sat in with Blai Fontanal’s band performing the sounds of Amaparita Roca, Tablon, and Brazil through the narrow streets on this 4 hour parade in Sitges for Carnaval 2011! PeopleContinue readingParading through the streets of Sitges for Carnaval!
You know you’re at a special gig when the horn section includes Mr. Trumpet and Bonegal… The crowd at La Pica danced to two sets of fiery Puerto Rican salsaContinue readingHand signals at great gig with Rumbon D’Esquina @La Pica
Deb jammed on bone with Rumbon D’ Esquina in Milwaukee’s Historic Mitchell District at Casa Vieja’s outdoor Summer Party! After the rain let up, the 10 musicians of Rumba D’Continue readingCasa Vieja Summer Party 2010 with Rumbon D’Esquina
Sat in on 3rd Bone with the All-Star Superband for a night of Basie! Great gig, packed house at a great Irish Pub downtown Elm Grove! Thanks Mike and Gary! Continue readingSitting in with the All-Star Superband in Elm Grove
Between 5-8 trombonists played mainly quartet arrangements of beautiful music scored for only trombones! Highlights were Beatles tunes and 76 Trombones and learning how one pregnant trombonist who played withContinue readingGuest appearance with the Milwaukee Trombone Choir
Paul is working on a new album and I had the opportunity to be the first trombonist recorded by Brian at Mike Hoffman’s place in Bayview!
Lively gig with Coastrunner Band at Wescott Plantation
“Debbie is a talented trombonist who became a member of Makeno Son in 2008. Filled with flashes of energy and knowledge, she demonstrated great musical skills and rhythm, In addition toContinue readingMakeno Son was happy to have Debbie play!
Our 4th Shriner’s Club gig at Omar Shrine in Patriot’s Pointe, Charleston Coastrunner Band
2009 Charleston Moja Festival
Here’s another sample from Coastrunner Band – Let’s Get It On! [audio:https://bonegal.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/Lets-Get-It-On-Sample.mp3|titles=Lets Get It On!]
Debbie on bone with Coastrunner Band on this shag tune! [audio:https://bonegal.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/Green-Grass-Sample.mp3|titles=Don’t Let The Green Grass Fool Ya]
In the studio with Coastrunner Band Our 9 song wedding/party/dance band demo for Charleston’s shag, party crowd!
We recorded a 9-song demo at Studio Blacktree in James Island – thanks Scott!
Hans Schmidt Band at Liberty Steakhouse [audio:https://bonegal.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/heres_a_polka_for_you.mp3|titles=Polka!]
Video at Charleston’s 2009 Moja Festival
Idilio at the Charleston Moja Festival!
Makeno Son playing Negro Jose at The 2009 Moja Festival in Charleston, SC
with the Hans Schmidt German Band at 2009 Spoleto Music Festival downtown Charleston, SC [audio:https://bonegal.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/oktoberfest_fun.mp3|titles=oktoberfest_fun]
Powerful brass sound with the Emory Brass [audio:https://bonegal.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/bigsound.mp3|titles=bigsound]
Canzon from the Emory Brass [audio:https://bonegal.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/emorybrasscanzon.mp3|titles=emorybrasscanzon]
In the pit!
view from the bone aisle Atlanta Orchestra
In the studio with Julia VanDaam! [audio:https://bonegal.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/fruitcake.mp3|titles=Fruitcake]
here’s a jazzy song, horn parts were co-written with the JDBB. [audio:https://bonegal.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/jazzy.mp3|titles=jazzy]