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Jazz 88.3's annual Summertime Jazz Night Rooftop Concert Series returns to the stunning Westgate Hotel
, THIS FRIDAY
) with The Latin Side of Vince Guaraldi
, featuring Larry Vuckovich
! Pianist Larry Vuckovich was Vince Guraldi’s only student and played in Vince’s two-piano group “Powder Keg”. This program features the Latin works of Vince Guaraldi performed by a stellar quintet including guitarist Josh Workman, who captures the excitement of Vince’s collaborations with Brazilian guitarist Bola Sete. The Quintet includes: Josh Workman
on guitar and John Santos
on percussion. While you're there, you'll not only enjoy live Jazz, but also an array of Latin-inspired fare and cocktails. In addition, Chris Springer
, host of Jazz 88.3's Latin Grooves will be your host! So mark your calendars and plan to usher in summer with your favorite jazz and blues radio station! Please Note
: Admission is $20 per person
and you must be 21+
to attend. MORE ON THE ARTIST AND SERIES...
Bandleader extraordinaire Gordon Goodwin
comes to the Saville Theatre with his "little" Phat Band on Tuesday, September 13
. It will have all the phatness just a little less. The Phatness includes Eric Marienthal- sax
, Mike Rocha- trumpet
, Andy Martin- trombone
, Andrew Synowiec- guitar
, Kevin Axt- bass
, Ray Brinker- drums
, Joey DeLeon- percussion
and, of course, Gordon Goodwin- piano and tenor sax
. Make your reservation Jazz Live San Diego reservation in the Speakeasy.
If you need to purchase tickets please call 619-388-3743. It will be a Jazz Live
you don't want to miss. We'll see you on September 13th...oh, and don't forget that parking pass
Jazz 88.3 is very proud to support the Athenaeum's 2016-2017 season. The Fall season is soon approaching
and there is a great line-up ahead. The Athenaeum is a 501(c) 3 and is devoted exclusively to music and art! To become a member of the Athenaeum and/or for more information, simply click here
! MORE ON THE SERIES' ARTISTS
Mark your calendars for every Friday Jazz Happy Hour
at the Handlery Hotel
in the 950 Lounge
! San Diego's world-renowned Jazz Flutist and Presenter Holly Hofmann
brings in world class musicians every
Friday from 5:30-7:30PM
. There's NO COVER CHARGE
and parking is not only FREE, but it's bountiful! You can also enjoy a full bar and happy hour menu prices while you're there! What better way to kick off your weekend?! 7/29- 9/2- Lorraine Castellanos trio with Bob Boss and Antar Martin, 9/9- Gilbert Castellanos Hammond B-3 Trio featuring Ed Kornhauser and drummer, Ryan Shaw. 9/16- Jim Plank Trio featuring Bob Boss and Bob Magnusson, 9/23- Guitarist Alex Ciavarelli with Jason Littlefield (bass) and drummer, Nathan Hubbard, 9/30- Vocalist Ruby Blue and her trio with Steve Pandis (bass) and Bob Boss (guitar).
The Blues Jam
is in full-swing and happens every
Wednesday night at Proud Mary's
(located at the Ramada Inn: 5500 Kearny Mesa Road, 92111) from 6:30-9:30pm
. Each week we feature special guests so dust off your instruments and plan to attend! Here's the schedule: 8/31- Lady Star, 9/7- Minor Blues, 9/14- Bill McGee, 9/21- Jocko Marcellino, 9/28- Len Rainey
|Donate your used vehicle
to Jazz 88.3
because it's the best result from a kind act! Also, you may get a TAX DEDUCTION (check with your tax accountant)
! 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! Simply call 1-888-JAZZ-CAR (1-888-529-9227)
. It's easy, quick, and you'll be supporting your favorite Jazz and Blues radio station! Click here
|Charlie "Bird" Parker came to the land of West Coast Jazz in 1945 with Dizzy Gillespie for an engagement at Billy Berg's on Vine St. in Hollywood and what followed included the founding of Dial Records, Bird's infamous Lover Man session, nervous breakdown, and stay at Camarillo State Hospital. Jazz Explorations (Saturday's 7-10am PT) host Ken Poston tells the story in "Yardbird in Lotus Land", Saturday, August 27, 2016, including it's San Diego connection Jim McVea, through very rare music and interview segments, including McVea's telling of his last minute call to play with Dizzy, Bird and Slim Galliard on the "Slim's Jam" sessions. LISTEN AND READ ON FOR MORE ON "Yardbird In Lotus Land"...
San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Twitter community includes a vibrant list of on-air hosts and staff that are sharing Jazz links, pictures, and images on Twitter both during their shows and between shows when they are socializing with listeners and jazz fans from around the world and sharing the best in Jazz links. Here are some quick links to get you connected with Jazz 88.3 on Twitter...
- @Jazz88 - San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Twitter Feed: Links to trending Jazz News and Conversations, reviews of Jazz and other music albums, concerts, and events, and retweets from Jazz 88.3 partners and listeners. Let us know when you are listening with a @Jazz88 tag or use the #Jazz88 hashtag!
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