MAL SHARPE'S BIG MONEY IN JAZZ BAND
"New Orleans Jazz and Swing"
"A comedy show with music" - Roy Armando Jeans
LEGENDARY RADIO PERSONALITY, MUSICIAN AND HUMORIST, Master trombonist Mal Sharpe has been a much-admired and pivotal member of the San Francisco jazz scene for more than 40 years. In addition to leading his Dixieland jazz band, The Big Money In Jazz Band in gigs all over the Bay Area, Mal hosted a regular Sunday night show “Back On Basin Street” on KCSM/Jazz 91 for many years. He does commercials and voice-overs, gives interviews, writes books and is involved with a number of North Beach community projects. Mal made his name as a member of the legendary and ground-breaking "man on the street" comedy team, Coyle & Sharpe, in the 1960s.