BLUE JERSEY BAND brings an eclectic mix of swing, gypsy
jazz, and bluegrass to their performances. With
Frank Ruck on
mandolin, guitar and vocals,
Ellen Ruck on guitar and vocals,
and a bass player rounding out the trio, they provide a lively and
swinging evening of music. Their influences include: Django
Reinhardt, Tony Rice, David Grisman, and Freddie Green. They
have played for Musikfest, Albert Music Hall, Communiversity,
Cafe Improv, New England Folk Festival, Swingin' Tern,
Princeton Country Dancers, Pine Lakes Summer Series,
ArtsQuest, Halo Pub Series, Folk Project, New Hope Arts
Festival, Chico's House of Jazz, S. Brunswick Jazz Cafe,
Viridian Gallery in NYC. Their other bands have included:
Ex-Tradition, Ragman, Baroque to Bossa Nova, and Rum &
Onions Band.

Contact info:

Ellen Ruck

Upcoming events
Thanks for visiting

4-27-22, Wednesday, private event
Whitehouse Station, NJ

5-9-22, Monday, private event
Kentucky Derby Party
Bridgewater, NJ

5-23-22, Monday, private event
Django, Jazz, & Bluegrazz
Monroe, NJ

6-5-22, Sunday, 1:30pm-4:30pm
Hopewell Valley Vineyards
46 Yard Rd
Pennington, NJ

7-10-22, Sunday, 1:30pm-4:30pm
Hopewell Valley Vineyards
46 Yard Rd
Pennington, NJ

7-23-22, Saturday, 6pm-9pm
Halo Pub Princeton
Hulfish St
Princeton, NJ

8-6-22, Saturday, 10am-12:30pm
West Windsor Farmer Market
Vaugh Dr (at Princeton Junction train station)
West Windsor, NJ

9-10-22, Saturday, 7:30pm-10:30pm, lesson 7
Valley Contra
West Side Moravian Church
402 Third Ave (corner of Prospect St)
Bethlehem, PA

9-18-22, Sunday, Wedding
New Hope, PA

9-24-22, Saturday, 1-3pm (part of larger event)
Country Fair
Calais Road Community Park
Randolph, NJ

10-11-22, Tuesday, 8pm-10pm
Van Gogh's Ear Cafe
1017 Stuyvesant Ave
Union Twp, NJ

11-25-22, Friday, 5pm-8pm
Hopewell Valley Vineyards
46 Yard Rd
Pennington, NJ