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Jazz Night San Diego
….A county-wide, multiple venue celebration of Jazz. San Diego’s leading musicians perform throughout the county as private parties and one very public party present fine food and Jazz in support of San Diego’s non-profit, public Jazz radio station, Jazz 88.3
. The Charles McPherson Trio
will headline the public event so save the evening of May 16th
for your opportunity to join in the fun. Tickets
are very limited, get your tickets here
. With the support of Carruth Cellars
, ”bringing grapes to the people.”
Summer is almost here, and what better way to celebrate than with our annual Summertime Jazz Night Rooftop Concert Series
! Join us, Friday
, May 2nd
on the rooftop of the stunning Westgate Hotel
, along with "The Jazz Katz Project
" - a 13-piece swing band featuring songstress, Whitney Shay
. While you're there you can also enjoy an array of adult beverages, hosted appetizers, raffle prizes and more! There's a $10
cover charge (CASH ONLY!
), and you MUST
be 21+ to enter. So mark your calendars and plan to usher in the summer season with your favorite Jazz and Blues radio station, Jazz 88.3
! Valet parking is also available for only $5! We'll see you there!
annual Music Matters Instrument Drive
is upon us! For one month, beginning May 1st
, San Diegans can donate their used musical instruments at any Coles Fine Flooring
location, or, at the Jazz 88.3 business office. All instruments will be refurbished and distributed among San Diego City School music programs. And, this year, the Julian Union School District
will also be a benefactor! With your help, this could be our most successful Music Matters Instrument Drive yet! So if you have an instrument that you no longer need or use, feel free to dust it off and drop it off and help keep San Diego's youth musically-inspired!
House of Blues
, in partnership with Francis Parker School
, presents the 4th Annual 2014 Jazz 88.3 Summer Jazz Workshop
! The workshop is open to middle school and high school students and will offer (two
) 1-week sessions
) at Francis Parker School. The program includes lessons in performance, improvisation, theory and music history. Students will also perform at the House of Blues at the end of the workshop, too! The Jazz 88.3 Jazz Workshop is open to beginning, intermediate and advanced Jazz students.
You can now SIGN UP
. Good luck from all of us here at Jazz 88.3!
Are you proud of your favorite Jazz and Blues Station? Of course you are! We're proud of you for having such good taste in music. So, we want to show you off a little (or a lot). Please send us
a picture(s) of your Jazz 88.3 swag in action and we'll display it for all the world to see. The more the merrier and the further from San Diego the better. The e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join Jazz 88.3 every
Sunday night from 6:30-9:30PM
at Busalacchi's Spaghetteria
in the heart of Little Italy for our Jazz Jam
! It's your ultimate
chance to join Mark Augustin, Bruce Cameron, Tommy Gannon and Jeff Dalrymple
and jam OUT! It's FREE
, family-friendly and a smashing good time! In addition
, each Sunday until the end of April
, judges will select the outstanding adult guest Jazz Jammer! And then, on May 4th, all of the winning jammers will compete for a scholarship to the UCSD Jazz camp in June to work with some of San Diego’s greatest musicians!
Join Jazz 88.3 every
Wednesday night from 6:30-9:30PM
at our new Blues Jam home, Proud Mary’s
…5500 Kearny Mesa Road, SD (At the Ramada Inn on the west side of 163). It's your chance to join guitar slinger, Mark Augustin, and, of course, our Blues Jam host, the ever mellow J. Otis
Williams and jam out! It's FREE
, family-friendly and a guaranteed good time! We'll see you there!
There are so many ways to attach oneself to San Diego's Jazz 88.3 beginning with the listening stream. It has been improved! We have bumped up the bitrate and now offer more choices to listen via the web. You can bookmark
the actual stream or use our Jazz 88 player
. Get our new upgraded app(s)
and stay with us. Also, you can like us on Facebook
, follow us on Twitter
and +1 us on Google Plus
. Wait, what? There we are on YouTube
! In response to listener calls, yes we're still on cable, just over a little bit; Cox 963
and Time Warner 965
. Upshot...you'll never miss a Jazz Live
|Donate your used vehicle
to Jazz 88.3
because it's the best result from a kind act. Also, you get a TAX DEDUCTION for 2013! Seriously, you can donate a vehicle almost anywhere but if you donate your car to Jazz 88.3 we will be truly and unquestionably grateful and appreciative. Isn't that reason enough? 1-888-JAZZ-CAR (1-888-529-9227)
. It's easy, quick, and you support Jazz 88.3
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. Please find that item on your browser and click it. The browser should refresh and then the menu items should work as they are supposed to.
Cheryl Pyle is a former San Diegan and versatile New York-based flutist. Cheryl’s recent venture is with pianist/composer Stanislav Zaslavsky’s group called Kazhargan World, who just released a new album titled “Post Fiction” on Dewey Records. Here, Cheryl does a Progressive Nights interview discussing the new release.
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