Great Night at The Famous Mockingbird

The holidays began for the Eddie Piccard Quartet on December 14 at The Famous Mockingbird.   Eddie put his whole heart into the vocals and the audience responded in kind.  This picture of Eddie, taken by Cary J. Hahn, reflects the musical joy in the room.  This is a great place to play.   Cary …

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Here’s to the Ladies

The Eddie Piccard Quartet is excited about another night of jazz at The Famous Mockingbird–Saturday, December 14, at 8:00 pm. Music lovers in Eastern Iowa are lucky to have this venue. Every seat in the house is a good one. The sound is spot on, and the service is great. Fans have driven from other …

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Eddie Piccard Appearing with Prairie High School Jazz Band

On Thursday November 14 Eddie Piccard will appear at the Prairie High School Fall Jazz Concert.  Eddie will be performing and recording with Jazz I as part of KCCK’s Corridor Jazz Project.  The concert will begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Concert Hall at Prairie High School.

Oh Didn’t We Ramble

the band on stage

  What a great time we had on Saturday night at Mount Vernon’s First Street Community Center!    The Eddie Piccard Quartet (Eddie on piano and vocal; Rich Martin on vibes; Craig Dove on bass; and Tim Crumley, drums) were joined by Larry Busch on trumpet, Marty Busch on trombone, and Luke Busch on clarinet. …

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Good Times All Around

  A great group of people turned out for the Eddie Piccard Quartet at The Famous Mockingbird on September 7th.  Good sound set-up, good music, enthusiastic response–everything to make it the kind of happy night one hopes for.   We have enjoyed playing private parties since then.   Next big outing: Saturday, October 26.  The …

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With a Song in My Heart

Here’s the answer to yesterday’s question.  The Eddie Piccard Quartet will be at The Famous Mockingbird on Saturday, September 7th. We will celebrate the work of Tony Bennett and play some of our other favorites as well. Frank Sinatra once said “Tony Bennett is the best singer in the business.”  That’s high praise from a …

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