Native American Flutes and Jazz

The Occupy Mars Band is experimenting with Native American Flutes and jazz.  We have been performing a series of concerts at the Long Beach VA Hospital Blind Learning Center.  We call our events workshop/concerts.   All of our music is being designed to support the new visual jazz opera called, “The Occupy Mars Learning Adventures. ” […]

The Social Security Band Members

Going from left to right Ronnie Ciago,drums, Skip Spiro, trumpet, Ron Knight, lead vocals and trumpet, Bob Barboza, bass, Michael Morera, sax.   Ronnie was not in the band in the 70’s he plays with the band from time to time.  The original drummer was Steve Lawrence and Tony Pretzelo, guitar , is still living […]