The Jazz 88 Round Up With Vince Outlaw - May 21 2017 - Dr UM Plays Jazz Live
Welcome to the Sunday, May 21, 2017 installment of The Jazz 88 Round Up on KSDS San Diego’s Jazz 88.3 and Jazz88.org. I’m Vince Outlaw and on this week’s round-up, Peter Erskine brought his Dr. Um Band into the Saville Theater this past Tuesday, May 16 for Jazz Live San Diego. San Diego City College got a new President, Friday Happy Hour at the Handlery featured an all-star lineup led by flutist Ali Ryerson, the San Diego Ballet debuted new work featuring music by Charles McPherson, and Chucho Valdes comes to the San Diego Symphony’s Jazz at the Jacobs series. Looking forward, Joe Marillo will be remembered this coming week, we’ve got a new Artist of the Week starting Monday, and there are lots of new events and partnerships coming up...it’s all coming up, so Let’s Get On With The Jazz 88.3 Round UP….
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From Jazz 88.3 KSDS-FM San Diego, Worldwide at Jazz88.org, I’m Vince Outlaw and THIS is The Jazz 88 Round Up...
(00:00) INTRO MUSIC:
On this week’s round up…Peter Erskine brought his Dr. Um Band into the Saville Theater this past Tuesday, May 16 for Jazz Live San Diego. San Diego City College got a new President, Friday Happy Hour at the Handlery featured an all-star lineup led by flutist Ali Ryerson, the San Diego Ballet debuted new work featuring music by Charles McPherson, and Chucho Valdes comes to the San Diego Symphony’s Jazz at the Jacobs series. Looking forward, Joe Marillo will be remembered this coming week, we’ve got a new Artist of the Week starting Monday, and there are lots of new events and partnerships coming up...it’s all coming up, so Let’s Get On With The Jazz 88.3 Round UP….
The Past Week In Review - Monday, May 15 through Sunday, May 21, 2017
This past week,
Last Week's Jazz Highlights
Monday, May 15
Tuesday, May 16
Jazz Live- Peter Erskine's Dr. Um Band - One of the drum legends of jazz, Peter Erskine, brings his Dr. Um band to the May 16th Jazz Live (8pm). The Dr. Um band will be playing songs and genres that are ripe and begging for expert musical attention. From funky originals to Henry Mancini covers, the Dr. Um Band will deliver the goods. The band features John Beasley (keys), Bob Sheppard (reeds) and Benjamin Shepherd (bass). To reserve your tickets please go The Speakeasy. If you would like to purchase tickets please call 619-388-3301. When arriving please use the parking pass.
Wednesday, May 17
Thursday, May 18
Friday, May 19
Jazz Nights at the Handlery Hotel San Diego in Mission Valley- Friday Jazz Happy Hour - Jazz- 5:30 PM - Flutist Ali Ryerson with Frank Potenza and Bob Magnusson — 950 Lounge • 950 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, CA 92108 - Home Page. We’ll also preview the upcoming performers for May in our look at what’s coming up later in the show.
San Diego Ballet: A Night of Jazz and Dance - Jazz 88.3 is proud to partner with the San Diego Ballet as they present: A Night of Jazz and Dance, happening May 19th and 20th at 8PM, and May 21st at 2:30PM at the Lyceum Theatre, in Horton Plaza. This mixed repertoire of dance brings back jazz saxophone great Charles McPherson to perform his SWEET SYNERGY SUITE, along with last year’s popular TIME FURTHER OUT set to the music of Dave Brubeck. Click here to receive 30% off of tickets to the Friday night and Sunday Matinee show(s)! Use promotional code- KSDS.
Saturday, May 20
Sunday, May 21
Chucho Valdes at Jazz @ the Jacobs 2017 season - Jazz 88.3 is so proud to support Jazz @ the Jacobs' 2017 season! Up next: Pianist, Chucho Valdés. Considered the pre-eminent Cuban Jazz pianist in the world, Chucho Valdés is a towering figure who combines the sheer power of McCoy Tyner with the dexterity of Oscar Peterson and a rhythmic sensibility steeped in the intricacies of Afro-Cuban culture.The show takes place Sunday, May 21st at 8PM. This is truly one show you won't want to miss! To view the entire line-up, and /or to purchase tickets, simply click here!
Jazz 88 Website Highlights
Westgate Sunset Poolside Jazz Series - Starts Thursday, June 1 - - Kick-off summer in style at The Westgate Hotel with their annual Sunset Poolside Jazz Series! Every Thursday, beginning June 1st
Festival of the Arts - June 10, 11, 2017 - Jazz 88.3 will be out at the Festival of the Arts, happening June 10th and 11th (10AM-6PM) at the Waterfront Park!
The Vine Affair - Friday, June 2, 2017 - Jazz 88.3 is proud to support "The Vine Affair", a sure-to-be incredible event put on by the Balboa Park Cultural Partnership, happening Friday, June 2nd from 6-10PM!
Jazz Live- The Lanny Morgan Sextet - Tuesday, June 13 - One of the most prolific and prominent bebop altoists on the West Coast Jazz Scene, Lanny Morgan, will be coming to Jazz Live on Tuesday, June 13th.
In Studio Guests
Jazz 88 Social Media Highlights
(03:00) MUSIC: Peter Erskine from Jazz Live
(08:00) San Diego Jazz and Blues Calendar Preview Week Starting Monday, May 22, 2017
Monday - May 22
Tuesday - May 23
Wednesday - May 24
Thursday - May 25
Friday - May 26
Jazz Nights at the Handlery Hotel San Diego in Mission Valley- Friday Jazz Happy Hour - Jazz- 5:30 PM - Drummer Richard Seller's Quartet featuring Kamau Kenyatta, Mackenzie Leighton and Curtis Taylor — 950 Lounge • 950 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, CA 92108 - Home Page. We’ll also preview the upcoming performers for May in our look at what’s coming up later in the show.
Remembering Joe Marillo - Dizzy’s 8pm - REKA PARKER remembers JOE MARILLO this coming Friday (May 26th) at Dizzy's, 1717 Moreno Blvd, SD 92110, with an excellent line-up of tunes Joe loved to play for concert and the jam session to follow. Featuring Reka Parker, piano; Derek Canon, trumpet; with Jeff Blanco and Bob Daniels rounding out the rhythm section; and special guest appearance by Christopher Hollyday! Starts 8pm, $15 at the door. FB Event.
Saturday - May 27
Sunday - May 28
Keep an eye on Jazz88.org home page and blog for the latest happenings on San Diego Jazz, Blues, and Arts scene. Remember Jazz88.org
(11:00) Music: Joe Marillo - “Beautiful Friendship” from “Easy Living With Darcy” (2000)
(15:00) Jazz 88.3 KSDS-FM San Diego On-Air Preview Week of May 22, 2017
Upcoming Artist of the Week - Bud Shank (Clifford Everett Shank, Jr.) [Wikipedia]
Born: May 27, 1926, Dayton, Ohio, United States. Died: April 2, 2009 (aged 82), Tucson, Arizona, United States
Daily Specialty Show Features
Monday - May 22 -
Portrait In Jazz with Joe Kocherhans (Monday - Thursday Noon-1pm PT): Sun Ra
Birthdays: Sun Ra (‘14), Jackie Cain (‘28)
OTD: Stan getz records "Getz au Go Go" for Verve records in 1964. The Stan Kenton orchestra recorded "Recuerdos" in 1956 in New York City
Tuesday - May 23
Portrait In Jazz: Artie Shaw
Birthdays: Artie Shaw (‘10), Richie Beirach (‘47), Ken Peplowski (‘59)
OTD: Joe Pass died on this day in Los Angeles in 1994. He was 65. Miles Davis recorded "New Rhumba", "Blues for Pablo" and "Springsville" in 1957 for Columbia records
Wednesday - May 24 - Portrait In Jazz: Charles Earland (Artist of the Week!)
Birthdays: Charles Earland (‘41), Archie Shepp (‘37),
OTD: It was on this day that Jazz lost a royal tradition; Duke Ellington died at the age of 75 in 1974. Dizzy Gillespie cuts his classic "Manteca" in 1954 in New York City. John Coltrane recorded "Tenor Madness" in 1956 for Prestige records.
Thursday - May 25 - Portrait In Jazz: Miles Davis
Friday - May 26 -
Inside Jazz with Joe Kocherhans, Noon-1pm PT, in partnership with Tim Pinch Recordings:
Birthdays: Miles Davis (‘26), Peggy Lee (‘22),
OTD: Lionel Hampton's big band with Illinois Jacquet record "Flying Home" in 1942 for Decca records.
Saturday - May 27
Birthdays: Bud Shank (‘26, Artist of the Week), Dee Dee Bridgewater (‘50), Ramsey Lewis (‘35)
OTD: The historic JATP (Jazz at the Philharmonic) All-Star Ensemble made its' first Carnegie Hall appearance in 1946.
Sunday - May 28 - The Jazz 88 Round Up with Vince Outlaw, 7:30-8pm PT
Birthdays: Russ Freeman (‘26), Claudio Roditi (‘46), T-Bone Walker (‘10)
OTD: Herbie Hancock recorded "Takin' Off" on Blue Note records in 1962.
(19:00) Music: Bud Shank - “Steve Allen Theme” from “Blowin’ Country” (1999)
(23:00) Upcoming in San Diego Jazz and Beyond
Westgate Sunset Poolside Jazz Series - Starts Thursday, June 1 - - Kick-off summer in style at The Westgate Hotel with their annual Sunset Poolside Jazz Series! Every Thursday, beginning June 1st, from 6:30-9:30PM, Jazz enthusiasts will sway and groove to the sounds of Southern California’s finest Jazz talents, offering an eclectic jazz experience poolside! Set against a backdrop of downtown San Diego’s skyline at sunset, the event series will feature a different performance every week, complimented by signature cocktails, wine and craft beer, as well as a gourmet array of appetizers and tapas. The series is curated by world-renowned trumpeter, Gilbert Castellanos, so it's bound to be a phenomenal summer concert series! To view the complete lineup, click here. *Please Note: There will not be a July 20th concert due to Comic-Con.
The Vine Affair - Friday, June 2, 2017 - Jazz 88.3 is proud to support "The Vine Affair", a sure-to-be incredible event put on by the Balboa Park Cultural Partnership, happening Friday, June 2nd from 6-10PM! This is your chance to indulge in Balboa Park's first annual wine festival! Experience superb wine while exploring five different museums, including: San Diego Art Institute, The Conservancy vis-à-vis The Prado Restaurant, San Diego Model Railroad Museum, San Diego History Center, and the Fleet Science Center. You will also enjoy exquisite wines and delicious tapas, experience exceptional art, and enjoy live music. Please Note: This event is 21+. Balboa Park Cultural Partnership is a nonprofit organization through which 28 arts, science and cultural institutions in Balboa Park collaborate to achieve shared goals. By helping these groups achieve greater organizational efficiency, innovation and excellence, it seeks to contribute to the vitality and sustainability of Balboa Park. Click here to purchase tickets to The Vine Affair!
Festival of the Arts - June 10, 11, 2017 - Jazz 88.3 will be out at the Festival of the Arts, happening June 10th and 11th (10AM-6PM) at the Waterfront Park! Produced by Torrey Pines Kiwanis Foundation and San Diego Magazine, this unforgettable weekend filled with art, food, craft beer and entertainment benefits programs for San Diegans with disabilities. It's the perfect way to enjoy the weekend in American's Finest City! Children 16 and under: Free! Active Military with I.D.: Free! Click here to purchase tickets or for more information!
Summer Jazz Workshop - The 7th Annual Parker Summer Jazz Workshop, in partnership with Jazz 88.3 and San Diego’s House of Blues®, offers middle and high school students an opportunity to study and play music with professional jazz musicians while learning performance skills, improvisation, jazz theory and history. One-week sessions are held at Francis Parker School's Thiemann Music Center, a state-of-the-art facility with dedicated classrooms and practice studios. Here, students grow musically as they learn to express themselves through the art of jazz improvisation. Students give a closing performance at the House of Blues®, one of San Diego's premier concert venues. We welcome beginning, intermediate and advanced students at this hands-on workshop designed to nurture their growth as musicians, technically and creatively. The workshop begins July 10th! For questions, please contact Nate Jarrell, Program Director for the 2017 Summer Jazz Workshop, or the Francis Parker School Summer Program office on (858) 569-7900, ext. 4236. To register now, click here!
UCSD Jazz Camp! Jazz 88.3 is proud to support the 15th Annual UC San Diego Jazz Camp again this year! The camp is being held June 25th-30th. Together with KSDS, UC San Diego Jazz Camp is offering a full-tuition scholarship open to (1) youth and (1) adult. Scholarship does not include room and board. The deadline to apply for this scholarship is May 15th. And, be sure to mention “KSDS” in the application to be considered. Awardees will be selected on May 17th. If you win, you'll be among some of San Diego's former (and very talented) winners, such: Danny Green, Evona Wascinski (also a camp staff member), Matt Smith, Fernando Gomez and Ryan Shaw! Click here to apply! Good luck from all of us here at Jazz 88.3!
Jazz Live- The Lanny Morgan Sextet - Tuesday, June 13 - One of the most prolific and prominent bebop altoists on the West Coast Jazz Scene, Lanny Morgan, will be coming to Jazz Live on Tuesday, June 13th. Morgan first came to prominence in New York, as the young lead alto for Maynard Ferguson's Big Band of the sixties, as well as Maynard's sextet of the same era. Speaking of a sextet, Lanny will be bringing his sextet (Bob Summers- trumpet, Doug Webb- tenor, Matt Harris- piano, Chris Conner- bass, Paul Kreibich- drums) to the Saville Theatre for a night music that will entertain and inspire. To reserve your tickets please go The Speakeasy. For the general public you can purchase tickets by calling 619-388-3301. Here's the parking pass.
(26:00) Music: Peter Sprague / Leonard Patton - “Can’t Buy Me Love” from “Dream Walkin’” (2015)
Pat Launer's Center Stage
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