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welcomes acclaimed trombonist, Scott Whitfield
, as he marks his debut at the Saville Theatre on Tuesday, November 7 at 8pm
. This composer, bandleader and arranger will be fronting a great band for an unforgettable night of music- Ira Nepus- trombone, Jeff Colella- piano, Jennifer Leitham- bass, Kendall Kay- drums.
The concert is for Jazz 88 members only. If you are a current Jazz88 member you can reserve up to two free tickets in the Speakeasy
. Call Ken Borgers at 619-388-3301
to become a member
. 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 food trucks will be on site!
|Jazz 88.3 is proud to support La Jolla Music Society as they present: CrossCurrents. Bridging both directions of inspiration between jazz and the music of India, Crosscurrents is an international super-group led by 2017 NEA Jazz Master and Grammy® Award-winning bassist Dave Holland and the world’s foremost tabla virtuoso, Zakir Hussain. Joining the duo onstage is acclaimed saxophone player Chris Potter and renowned composer/vocalist Shankar Mahadevan. The show takes place Sunday, October 29th at 8PM at Balboa Theatre in the heart of downtown. For more information, or to purchase tickets, simply click here! |
|Mark your calendars, because legendary vocalist, Gregory Porter will grace Balboa Theatre, Friday, November 3rd at 8PM. An artist whose music is at once timeless yet utterly of its time, Gregory Porter solidified his standing as his generation’s most soulful jazz singer-songwriter with the release of Take Me to the Alley, the much-anticipated follow-up to his million-selling Grammy-winning 2013 Blue Note debut Liquid Spirit. This is one spectacular show you simply won't want to miss! To purchase tickets, click here! |
|Ramsey Lewis and his Electric Band will grace Balboa Theatre, tomorrow night (Thursday, October 5th) at 7:30PM. Known internationally for chart-topping hits such as “Hang on Sloopy” and “The In Crowd,” three-time Grammy winner Ramsey Lewis continues to perform in the U.S. and abroad with a wide variety of artists and musicians, performing polished setlists that showcase jazz and popular standards, including his own hits. The composer and pianist’s current tour celebrates the 50th anniversary of his hit albums “Hang on Ramsey” and “The In Crowd.” This is certainly one show you absolutely won't want to miss! To purchase tickets, simply click here!|
|Jazz 88.3 is proud to support San Diego Dance Theater as they present: Jean Isaac's San Diego Trolley Dances, happening this Saturday and Sunday, October 7th, and 8th! San Diego Dance Theater's 19th annual Trolley Dances will bring original site specific dances to the MTS Blue Line starting at the Cool Down Coffee at the E Street Trolley Station in Chula Vista. This year's tour, which will be facilitated by 75 trained tour guides, will take audiences from Chula Vista, through National City, to downtown San Diego and its beautiful New Central Public Library. To purchase tickets, click here! |
|Camarada's 2017-2018 season is officially in full-swing! Up next: "Music She Wrote" happening Saturday, November 4th at Bread & Salt (6:30 pm). Music by Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, Hildegard von Bingen, Libby Larsen, Ellen Zwilich, Chelsea Komschlies, Ethel Smyth, and Chen Yi. flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano--art curated by Thomas DeMello. It's sure to be a magical night and one you won't want to miss! For further details, or to purchase tickets, click here! |
Mark your calendars for this year's HUBU Conference
, October 11th
) right here on the San Diego City College Campus
in MS 140
! Hermanos Unidos, Brothers United (HUBU) is a student organization committed to helping African American & Latino Males students succeed by informing, motivating, and preparing them for success both academically and personally. The HUBU mission is to increase faculty and student interaction; promote community, cultural, and gender identity development, and encourage peer-to-peer interaction between students. The HUBU conference was designed to help African American & Latino Males succed in higher education. This year’s conference is P.U.S.H which stands for Perseverance
, and Hope
--and we hope
to see you there! This conference is absolutely FREE
and lunch will be provided! All students are invited to attend
The Fall Membership Campaign will be October 10th through the 22nd.
To kick off the drive we will be honoring Thelonious Monk
with a live concert by Joshua White and his trio TONIGHT (Dean Hulett- bass, Duncan Moore- drums).
The 21+ event
will be at Bread & Salt
in Barrio Logan and starts at 7pm. If you join (or re-join) as a current Jazz 88 member you can attend this one-of-a-kind concert.
If you are already a Jazz 88 member and would like to attend you can do so by making an additional donation. Please contact Ken Borgers for more information and to reserve your tickets. Also--Alta Brewing
will be on-site to provide delicious, refreshing beer before
the concert begins and Dane Coffee Roasters
will be on-site to provide the impeccable caffeination! To become a member click here
or again, contact Ken Borgers at 619-388-3301 or email@example.com. Again, please make sure you and your guest are at least 21+ years of age.
October is Fall Fundraising Month for KSDS. The Fall Membership Campaign is Happening Now (through the 22nd).
If you are interested in becoming a VOLUNTEER
please CLICK HERE
to sign up. Questions? Contact Ken Borgers at 619-388-3301 or e-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Join Chris Springer THIS FRIDAY at Havana Grill for a live broadcast of Latin Grooves. There will be special Fall Membership giveaways, Cuban food, drink specials, music and dancing. Join members of the Jazz88 staff and be part of the program. The Havana Grill is located at 5450 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. just west of the 805 freeway. LISTEN LIVE LINK HERE...|
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