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To my dad, Buddy Ebsen, for Father’s Day. Love, Kiki

A project in Calabasas, CA by Kiki Ebsen

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A collection of jazz standards inspired by the life and career of my father.
Backers: 180
Average Pledge Per Backer: $73

Funded: $13,216 of $12,000
Dates: Mar 4th -> Apr 3rd (30 days)
Project By: Kiki Ebsen
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Latest News

A Mini Listening Party

April 3rd - via:
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Happy Birthday dad!

April 2nd - via:
 Today is my fathers birthday and marks the end of our Kickstarter launch. The timing was completely random and I love the co incidence. You can still make pledges through 7:33am tomorrow morning. What a thrill is has been to meet so many new... (Read More)


March 31st - via:
Hello there, I am so very happy to announce that we REACHED OUR GOAL with days to spare! Since Kickstarter is all or nothing, this means that we will definitely receive the funds you have pledged. A HUGE, HUGE THANK YOU TO EVERYONE!! Since we still... (Read More)

LIVE on KSBR now!

March 29th - via:
Hello there, I am about to go LIVE on KSBR right now in case you are near your computer. Please listen in. I'll be talking about the new album and previewing tracks as well. :)Kiki  (Read More)

more studio potpourri...

March 25th - via:
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signs along the way...

March 25th - via:
Father's Day circa 1960  Things are ramping up in the last week! I made a completely random discovery of Father's Day cards from our early years. There have been so many positive signs leading up to this project that I am sure I am in the right... (Read More)

Keekstarter Update #15

March 23rd - via:
We are just a little over a week away from the end of our campaign with just a little ways to go to reach our goal. Please continue to share our link with your friends and hopefully we'll get the additional pledges to fund our record.  Here is a... (Read More)

St Louis Blues

March 22nd - via:
 Hello everyone, Here is another rough track from the sessions. We have ten days left to reach our goal and I know that we can do it with just a few more pledges of support. Thank you so much for your belief in our project and for continuing to... (Read More)

Bits and pieces from the studio!

March 20th - via:
Thank you all so very much for your support in backing this project! I am so grateful to all of you for coming on this journey with me. Please enjoy these moments in the studio last week. These are just studio roughs. There is much to do yet. We... (Read More)

Missing You - rough

March 17th - via:
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At the halfway mark!

March 16th - via:
Hello there, Just listened to the tracking sessions from last week and they sound so lovely. But we've much to do get ready for a Father's Day release. Vocals, strings, woodwinds, then mixing, mastering,artwork and CD production! We are under the gun... (Read More)

Home at last!

March 15th - via:
 Almost too tired to post tonight but I'm glad I did! It is good to be home. :)  (Read More)

Wow! What just happened?

March 14th - via:
Hello there, I woke up this morning with a (future original) song in my head and the first line was "live in the present, sing in the moment". I have been completely present this week and what an experience it has been. To say that I was tired last... (Read More)

In the studio!

March 12th - via:
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the end of a pre productive day

March 10th - via:
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on my way to a pre production meeting

March 10th - via:
 Getting ready to start preproduction on our new album. I spent the my time on the plane revisiting my dad's autobiography which is amazing to read again after some much time has past. In 1928 he stepped of a train in NYC and was hired on his first... (Read More)

Leaving LA

March 9th - via:

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