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welcomes acclaimed reedman, Vinny Golia
, as he marks his debut at the Saville Theatre. This composer, bandleader and multi-woodwind performer will be fronting a quintet for an unforgettable night of music. The players are Gavin Templeton- Alto Sax, Cathlene Pineda- Piano, Miller Wrenn- Bass and Clint Dodson- Drums.
If you are a current Jazz88 member you can reserve up to two free tickets in the Speakeasy
. For the general public, you can call Ken Borgers at 619-388-3301
to become a member
or to purchase tickets. Thanks to Big Front Door Sandwich Shop
for providing food for the Jazz Live artists. Remember, that good ole' parking pass
and come hungry, because Simply Fresh Gourmet Food Truck
will be on site!
will have a stellar show in October. The show is "Cubana Be-Cubana Bop- Celebrating the Afro-Cuban Music of Dizzy Gillespie and Chano Pozo."
Gilbert Castellanos will lead a Big Band for this concert at the Saville Theatre on Tuesday, October 3rd.
We will also celebrate Hispanic Heritage month so it's a show not to be missed. The show is currently SOLD OUT
. Thanks to Big Front Door Sandwich Shop
for providing food for the Jazz Live artists. If you are coming to the show remember, that good ole' parking pass
and come hungry, because a delicious Food Truck
will be on site!
|Jazz 88.3 is proud to support the Music Box's upcoming show: The Coltrane and Davis Tribute: The Sounds of John Coltrane and Miles Davis, happening THIS July 23rd (doors at 7PM, show at 8PM). The show features Keith McKelley and Grammy Award Winning Trumpeter, Curtis Taylor. Also, if you're a San Diego City College student, present your I.D. the night of the show to receive a $2-off discount on your ticket (with a valid I.D.). You absolutely won't want to miss this show! Please note: This show is 21+. Click here to purchase tickets!|
|Acclaimed violinist, Damien Escobar will be gracing the House of Blues stage TONIGHT--doors at 7PM, show at 8PM! Damien is currently promoting his newest single, Get Up And Dance, which is the lead single from his second solo album, “Boundless”. The “Boundless” album in particular is important to Damien as it marks Damien’s first solo album of all originally produced material. The nationally executed Boundless Tour has brought Damien to a number of US cities for an unprecedented number of sold out shows in various major markets including Chicago, Philadelphia, Los Angeles and New York City. His single Freedom premiered at #15 on the iTunes dance charts and subsequently broke the iTunes Hot 100 Top 10. This is one summer show you simply won't want to miss! For more information, or to purchase tickets, simply click here! |
|Today marks the 50th anniversary of John Coltrane's passing. To cap off the day we are screening a special film presentation about Coltrane the Saville Theatre for our current Jazz88 members. The clips that will be screened include all the known footage that involve the great tenor saxophonist. If you are not a member you can call now at 619-388-3301. If you would like more information about membership you can e-mail Ken Borgers at email@example.com. Again, only current members will be able to attend the John Coltrane film at 7pm. MORE...|
|Jazz 88.3 is pleased to support the San Diego Symphony's Bayside Summer Nights Concert Series! Bayside Summer Nights will undeniably be the most exciting summer concert series in San Diego! To purchase tickets, or for more information, click here! MORE ON THE SERIES...|
Welcome to the Sunday, June 25, 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: this past week: Jazz 88.3 announces the next Jazz Club Caravan date, The Handlery Hotel announces the July performers at Friday Happy Hour, and “Chasing Trane” opens in San Diego. Looking ahead this week, the John Coltrane Documentary wraps up it’s limited run at the Ken Cinema while a new Blues Documentary opens, The Westgate’s Sunset Poolside Jazz and Handlery Friday Happy Hour continue, plus Gilbert Castellanos and Arlene Damasco’s collaboration “Art Meets Jazz” hits at Bread & Salt. We’ll look at what’s happening on-air and further in the future for San Diego Jazz and Blues...it’s all coming up, so Let’s Get On With The Jazz 88.3 Round UP…. Now, on with the Jazz 88 Round Up....
The Caravan was a success. Thank you for attending!
We want to thank the below performers and venues for their participation. Stay tuned for details on the next Caravan. The venues and performers were as follows:
The House of Blues
’ World Famous Gospel Brunch
is happening Sunday
, August 20th
! This spectacular experience showcases local talent performing both traditional and contemporary Gospel songs! Before and during the show treat yourself to an amazing all-you-can-eat buffet featuring breakfast favorites plus tender carving stations, southern specialties and mouth-watering desserts—and of course, you won’t want to miss their signature chicken and waffles! Included in your ticket purchase is a $1 donation to Music Forward, a national non-profit organization channeling the power of music to help under served youth create pathways to productive, sustainable, and fulfilling lives. To purchase tickets, click here
! *Groups of 10+ Receive 10% off discount*-- simply call the box office: (619) 299-2583
Acclaimed Bassist Darek Oles
brings a super group in to the Saville Theatre for our next Jazz Live TONIGHT. The concert will focus on the music of John Coltrane as this week we recognize the 50th anniversary of the great saxophonist's passing. The band includes Chuck Manning
on tenor, Jon Mayer
on piano, Larry Koonse
on the guitar and Roy McCurdy
on drums. It will be a very memorable Jazz Live
. This show is SOLD OUT
but you can listen at 8pm to the live broadcast. If you are coming tonight here's the parking pass
. Oh, and Zoe's Place Food Truck
will also be on-site from 5-8PM
--so come hungry!
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