About

"Gee" Rabe

L.A.'s Accordion Diva & Steel Drum Player

For more specific biographical information, please go to the "Bio" section of the website. 

 

CSUN professor Gigi "Gee" Rabe, also known as the award-winning “L.A.’s Accordion Diva,” has appeared on Josh Groban’s PBS special “Stages” and has performed with American Idol alum and Latin American Idol winner Allison Iraheta. Over the past four decades “Gee’s” accordion playing can be heard on many albums, commercials, and film soundtracks. She has recorded with Micky Dolenz and other numerous composers and has performed internationally and toured with many musicians in diverse musical genres.

 

As a steel drum player “Gee” is best known for her role as “Marjorie,” Phoebe’s eccentric friend on the television sitcom “Friends.” In the last season of the show, Ms. Rabe was cast to perform at Phoebe’s wedding. Not only is “Gee’s” music heard in that episode but she can also be heard on the first season of FX mini-series “Fargo,” the movie “Forever Plaid,” and the 1990s cartoon series “Klutter.” 

 

 

 

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Music

A selection of tracks from albums that "Gee" Rabe has played on...

Shows

All events are subject to change - be sure to look up an event's website or call a venue in case there is a last minute change of schedule.

Previous events

Date Event Location
 —  — Munich Boomsteiners TBA TBA
Wunderbar Band PRIVATE PRIVATE
Wunderbar Band PRIVATE PRIVATE
The Hollow Trees The Americana, Glendale The Americana, Glendale
Munich Boomsteiners Wurstkuche, Venice Wurstkuche, Venice
 —  — Wunderbar Band PRIVATE PRIVATE
Zeitgeist Band PRIVATE OKTOBERFEST, Santa Barbara PRIVATE OKTOBERFEST, Santa Barbara
Island Vibes DUO PRIVATE EVENT PRIVATE EVENT
Dave Winstone Duo PRIVATE PRIVATE
The Hollow Trees The Grove, Los Angeles The Grove, Los Angeles
Tim La Londe Session PRIVATE PRIVATE
 —  — Dave Winstone Klezmer Quartet PRIVATE EVENT PRIVATE EVENT
 —  — Dave Winstone Italian Duo Cantalini's Salerno Beach Restaurant, Marina del Rey Cantalini's Salerno Beach Restaurant, Marina del Rey
 —  — Soul of Forró 2: A Tribute to Antônio Carlos & Jocafi (21+) Zebulon Cafe Concert, Los Angeles Zebulon Cafe Concert, Los Angeles
Grecco Buratto/Caro Pierotto Session Dover Studio Dover Studio
Mostly Kosher: Western Arts Alliance Showcase JW Marriott Los Angeles, L.A. Live, Los Angeles JW Marriott Los Angeles, L.A. Live, Los Angeles
Mostly Kosher: Western Arts Alliance Showcase Otani Plaza, DTLA Otani Plaza, DTLA
 —  — 20th Annual Elvis Festival Historic Main Street Garden Grove, Garden Grove Historic Main Street Garden Grove, Garden Grove
Xueran Chen session PRIVATE PRIVATE
 —  — Concerts on Cañon: Zetz Klezmer Ensemble Beverly Cañon Gardens, Beverly Hills, CA Beverly Cañon Gardens, Beverly Hills, CA

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