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Introducing The Scott Silbert Big Band

A project in Washington, DC by Scott Silbert

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The Scott Silbert Big Band plays the music of Duke Ellington, the International Sweethearts Of Rhythm, Jimmie Lunceford, and many more!
Backers: 80
Average Pledge Per Backer: $88

Funded: $7,026 of $6,200
Dates: Apr 19th -> May 19th (30 days)
Project By: Scott Silbert
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Latest News

The home stretch and a video teaser from our rehearsalšŸ˜

May 18th - via:
Good Morning Friends! Special announcement from Oscar and me. PLEASE WATCH! A very special VIDEO of the big band in action, last Sunday, at rehearsal. We were swingin' the roof off! I CAN'T BELIEVE THERE ARE LESS THAN 24 HOURS LEFT ON OUR KICKSTARTER... (Read More)

A poster preview

May 17th - via:
Hey Everybody! Here's a sneak preview of the limited edition poster of the Scott Silbert Big Band, which has been autographed by all of the members of the band. The poster is the work of the combined talents of Amy Shook and my sister Lee Silbert... (Read More)

A special video featuring the one-and-only Herb Silbert, Scott's dad!

May 14th - via:
Good Afternoon Family and Friends! Today we have an EXTRA SPECIAL video to share with you. Besides myself and Oscar, we have special appearance from my legendary father, Herb Silbert, who just turned 90 back in March. (My mom Shirley Silbert is here... (Read More)

One week to go!

May 12th - via:
Wow! We have exactly 7 days left in our Kickstarter campaign. And it's been going great, and we are so thankful for your gracious pledges. THANK YOU!Ā  We are so excited to be doing this project. All of the musicians are ready to go. We are having... (Read More)

An update: Let's talk about some tunes!

May 6th - via:
Thank you again to all of you for contributing to our Kickstarter campaign! We can't wait to share this music with you! Tonight Oscar and I will discuss 2 of the tunes that we will be recording. Please enjoy! #oscarthewondercat #scottsilbertbigband... (Read More)

New add ons!

May 3rd - via:
Hey Everybody! There's so much to talk about and so much exciting news to share! (And I'll explain the picture of Oscar and his hats below.) First of all, THANK YOU for all of your support and the outpouring of love for our Kickstarter campaign. I'm... (Read More)

Logo and upcoming add ons

April 29th - via:
Greetings Friends! Thank you for all the love and support! Through your generosity, we're almost there, and we couldn't be more excited. Please stay tuned for new add ons coming soon to the campaign! THANK YOU SO MUCH, WE COULDN'T DO IT WITHOUT... (Read More)


April 27th - via:
Hey Everybody! First of all I wanted to say a big "THANK YOU" to all of you who have contributed to our Kickstarter campaign, and thank you for also sharing it with friends! Its going beautifully. We are almost to our goal amount, and with additional... (Read More)

A video update from Scott and Oscar the Wonder Cat

April 23rd - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)


April 20th - via:
GREAT DAY IN THE MORNING !!!! First of all, I'd like to say THANK YOU to all of the folks who have contributed thus far to our campaign. I'm shocked and delighted at the overwhelming show of love and support that we have received in a little more... (Read More)

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