Every Sunday morning at St. Mary's of the Assumption Church in Deal, NJ

I'll be raising my voice to the heavens at the 10:00 AM mass. You don't need to be Catholic, or even religious, it's just nice to hang in God's house for an hour. Stop in and recharge your batteries.



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Jan. 17
Ocean Twp. Library, Deal Road. 2:00-3:00. A fab hour with Ian Howells, piano and Gary Mazzaroppi, bass. You know how good these guys are.


Feb. 4
5:30-8:30 with Brad Mandigo at the very cool 21 A on Broadway. This little gem is tucked into 202 Broadway, entrance from front or back (with parking). Food is very upscale, full bar and just a beautiful setting. Come on down and let's see if we can make this a regular event. Reservations at 732-483-6967. Hope you can make this, it's a winner.

Feb. 21
Back at the library, 2:00-3:00 with Mark Cohn on piano and Audrey Welber on saxs. Should be a swingin' hour.


Mar. 20
This time with the fabulous Behn Gillace on vibes and Chris Simonelli on piano. 2:00-3:00. You know how good these cats are.


Apr. 17
The library shines with the very talented Carlotta Schmidt, solo guitar and vocals. This girl is destined for greatness, come and check her out, still 2:00-3:00.


May. 15
Celebrating my birthday (those years keep piling up) with Ian Howells, piano and my funny and talented friend Gary Mazzaroppi on bass. 2:00-3:00.


June 19 - This concert has been postponed in observance of Juneteenth. Fooey!
Back in our cozy room at Ocean Twp Library, 2:00-3:00. Not sure who will be with me then, a roll of the dice! (Almost the first day of summer!)


July 11

7:00-9:30 - Sandy Sasso with Kate Cosco on piano at the very nice 21 A in Long Branch.  This upscale restaurant/bar features delicious Mediterranean cuisine and a full bar. Located at 202 Broadway, parking is available out front or around the back (accessible from both 2nd and 3rd Aves.) A bit tricky to navigate but so worth it. Call Alex for reservations at 732-483-6967 and mention the promo code: "Sandy Sasso" for a 10% discount on your bill.

July 17 - This show moved to Sept. See you then!
In the hallowed halls of the library, 2:00-3:00. We'll see who's on the stand a bit later.

July 21

Sandy Sasso's Swingin' Big Band, 6:00-7:30 at Spring Lake Park, South Plainfield. A wall of music for your enjoyment. Weather permitting. Bring chairs and libations.

July 25

7:00-9:30 - Sandy Sasso and Ian Howells on piano at the 21 A restaurant.  Located at 202 Broadway, this offers front and back parking and entrances. Call Alex at 732-483-6967 and use the promo code: "Sandy Sasso" for a 10% discount on your bill. The food is delicious.................fresh and beautifully prepared. Hope to see you there.

July 31

Sandy Sasso's Swingin' Big Band, 2:00-3:30 at Thompson Park, Jamesburg. Bring chairs and whatever! Weather permitting.


Aug. 21 - This show moved to Sept. See you then!
Celebrating Charlie' birthday, 2:00-3:00 at the library, where he made his home for almost 7 years.


Sept. 18
Back at the OT Library, 2:00-3:00. Curiosity about the personnel on this one.


Oct. 5

A little afternoon concert for the residents of the Renaissance in Manchester. 4:00-5:00. A sweet little hour for the folks.

Oct. 16
Maybe some spooky, scary music to honor Halloween. 2:00-3:00 Boo Baby!


Nov. 20
Celebrating Thanksgiving with thanksgiving and gratitude for a wonderful year at the OT Library. 2:00-3:00.


Dec. 18
You know there will be much merriment this afternoon. Christmas in the air. 2:00-3:00.

More dates - Coming Soon!


e-mail: SLSasso@aol.com

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