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OCTOBER 2017

Today - Monday the 23rd

World Music
Noon
Javid and Naoko: Flamenco Duo Athenaeum Music & Arts Library • 1008 Wall St, La Jolla, CA 92037

Tuesday, October 24th

Jazz
7:00 PM
Clyde & Mac — Manhattan of La Jolla • 7766 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037
Swing Dance
7:30 PM
Uptown Rhythm Makers Tio Leo's • 5302 Napa St, s, CA 92110

Wednesday, October 25th

Jam Session
8:30 PM
Gilbert Castellanos & The Wednesday Jazz Jam — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz
6:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: The Young Lions Series — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
7:30 PM
Burnett's Bliss Cafe La Maze • 1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950
Jazz 88.3 Presents...
6:30 PM
Wednesday Night Blues Jam Proud Mary's • 5550 Kearny Mesa Rd, San Diego, CA 92111
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Thursday, October 26th

Acoustic Jazz Fusion
8:00 PM
New West Guitar Group Martinis Above Fourth • 3940 4th Ave, Hillcrest, CA 92103
Jazz
7:30 PM
Jazzilla Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
7:30 PM
The Sandy Chappel Quintet Cafe La Maze • 1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950
Jazz Exotica
12:30 PM
OrchidxMantis Howard Brubeck Theatre • 1140 W. Mission Rd, San Marcos, CA 92069
Jazz/Blues
6:00 PM
Lorraine Castellanos and Friends — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz/Funk/Latin
8:00 PM
Dave Scott & The New Jazz Groove — Harrah's Corked Lounge • 777 Harrah's Rincon Way, Valley Center, CA 92082
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Friday, October 27th

Blues and Swing
7:00 PM
Johnny Key and the Sharks — Voce Del Mare • 5721 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla, CA 92037
Jazz
5:30 PM
Mike Nelson — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
6:00 PM
George Kezas, Alan Worthington, N. Scott Robinson & Nate BeuMaher — Brew Coffee Spot • 6101 Lake Murray Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942
7:30 PM
The Mark Lessman Quartet Northern Spirits • 727 W San Marcos, #115, San Marcos, CA 92078
8:00 PM
Jason Hanna Trio — Bahia Hotel • 998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
8:00 PM
Christopher Hollyday @ LJCC 4th Friday Jazz Series La Jolla Community Center • 6811 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla, CA 92037
8:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: Jazz at The Westgate — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz CD Release Event
7:30 PM
OrchidxMantis Album Release — Studio Unseen • 4610 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 9211
Jazz/Blues/Soul
6:30 PM
Michele Lundeen Bourre' Southern Bistro • 6523 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92115
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Saturday, October 28th

Jazz
4:30 PM
Jazz Vespers with Archie Thompson — First Presbyterian Church • 320 Date St, San Diego, CA 92101
5:30 PM
Mike Nelson — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
6:30 PM
George Kezas & Alan Worthington Jazz Duo — Bistro Sixty • 5987 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115
7:30 PM
The John Opferkuch Quartet Featuring Louis Valenzeula Northern Spirits • 727 W San Marcos, #115, San Marcos, CA 92078
8:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos: SDMA Portraits In Jazz Series/Halloween Theme — San Diego Museum of Art - Copley Auditorium • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

Sunday, October 29th

Jam Session
6:00 PM
Tony Ortega Jazz Jam Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024
Jazz
5:00 PM
Sounds Like Four Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
Jazz Gospel
9:00 AM
Janet Hammer Group Soul Notes also at 11am — Unity Center • 8999 Activity Rd, San Diego, CA 92126
5:00 PM
Earl Vaults & New Vision of Praise — Christian Fellowship Congregational Church UCC • 1601 Kelton Road, San Diego, CA 92114

Monday, October 30th

Jazz
Noon
Joshua White — Lyceum Theater • 79 Horton Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101

Tuesday, October 31st

Jazz
7:00 PM
Clyde & Mac — Manhattan of La Jolla • 7766 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037

NOVEMBER 2017

Wednesday, November 1st

Blues
7:00 PM
Robin Henkel & Whitney Shay — Cardiff Public Library • 2081 Newcastle Ave, Cardiff, CA 92007
Jam Session
8:30 PM
Gilbert Castellanos & The Wednesday Jazz Jam — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz
6:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: The Young Lions Series — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
7:30 PM
Burnett's Bliss Cafe La Maze • 1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950
8:00 PM
Kevin Esposito 1st Wednesday Big Band Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024
Jazz 88.3 Presents...
6:30 PM
Wednesday Night Blues Jam Proud Mary's • 5550 Kearny Mesa Rd, San Diego, CA 92111
Latin Jazz
5:30 PM
Dave Scott & The Mambo Trombo Trio — Hacienda Casa Blanca • 700 N Johnson Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Thursday, November 2nd

Blues
7:00 PM
Robin Henkel Zel's Del Mar • 1247 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014
Jazz
6:30 PM
First Thursday Jazz Jam with Gary Rich Bourre' Southern Bistro • 6523 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92115
7:30 PM
Jazzilla Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
7:30 PM
The Sandy Chappel Quintet Cafe La Maze • 1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950
Jazz/Blues/Soul
7:00 PM
First Thursday Jazz Jam w/ Gary Rich Bourre' Southern Bistro • 6523 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92115
Jazz/Funk/Latin
8:00 PM
Dave Scott & The New Jazz Groove — Harrah's Corked Lounge • 777 Harrah's Rincon Way, Valley Center, CA 92082
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Friday, November 3rd

Blues and Swing
7:00 PM
Johnny Key and the Sharks — Voce Del Mare • 5721 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla, CA 92037
Jazz
5:00 PM
Ray Anthony Brown Trio — Vintana Wine & Dine • 1205 Auto Parkway, Escondido, CA 92029
5:30 PM
Mike Nelson — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
6:00 PM
George Kezas, Alan Worthington, N. Scott Robinson & Nate BeuMaher — Brew Coffee Spot • 6101 Lake Murray Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942
8:00 PM
Jason Hanna Trio — Bahia Hotel • 998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
8:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: Jazz at The Westgate — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz/Blues/Soul
7:00 PM
Lower Left / Barry Farrar Bourre' Southern Bistro • 6523 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92115
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Saturday, November 4th

Blues
11:00 AM
Robin Henkel & Whitney Shay Kona Kai • 1551 Shelter Island Dr, Shelter Island, CA 92106
Jazz
4:30 PM
Jazz Vespers with Archie Thompson — First Presbyterian Church • 320 Date St, San Diego, CA 92101
5:30 PM
Mike Nelson — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
6:30 PM
George Kezas & Alan Worthington Jazz Duo — Bistro Sixty • 5987 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115
Jazz Singers
8:00 PM
Allison Adams Tucker - Jazz Women ft Jaeryoung Lee & Evona Wascinski — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101

Sunday, November 5th

Jam Session
6:00 PM
Tony Ortega Jazz Jam Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024
Jazz
1:30 PM
Schrodinger's Jazz Cats — La Mesa Wine Works • 8167 Center St, La Mesa, CA 91942
5:00 PM
Sounds Like Four Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
Jazz Gospel
9:00 AM
Janet Hammer Group Soul Notes also at 11am — Unity Center • 8999 Activity Rd, San Diego, CA 92126
5:00 PM
Earl Vaults & New Vision of Praise — Christian Fellowship Congregational Church UCC • 1601 Kelton Road, San Diego, CA 92114
Jazz/Blues
7:00 PM
B-3 Four Band with Guest Vocalist Aubrey Fay Humphrey's Backstage Live • 2241 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92106
7:00 PM
B-3 Four Band with Guest Vocalist Aubrey Fay Humphrey's Backstage Live • 2241 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92106

Monday, November 6th

Brazilian Jazz
Noon
Danny Green: Brazilian Jazz Athenaeum Music & Arts Library • 1008 Wall St, La Jolla, CA 92037

Tuesday, November 7th

Blues
7:00 PM
Robin Henkel House of Blues • 1055 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz
Noon
Jazzilla Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
7:00 PM
Clyde & Mac — Manhattan of La Jolla • 7766 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037

Wednesday, November 8th

Jam Session
8:30 PM
Gilbert Castellanos & The Wednesday Jazz Jam — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz
6:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: The Young Lions Series — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
7:30 PM
Burnett's Bliss Cafe La Maze • 1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950
Jazz 88.3 Presents...
6:30 PM
Wednesday Night Blues Jam Proud Mary's • 5550 Kearny Mesa Rd, San Diego, CA 92111
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Thursday, November 9th

Jazz
7:30 PM
Jazzilla Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
7:30 PM
The Sandy Chappel Quintet Cafe La Maze • 1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950
Jazz/Blues
3:30 PM
Robert Parker Piano — Sunset Farmers Market • Coast Highway and Pier View Way, Oceanside, CA 92054
6:00 PM
Lorraine Castellanos and Friends — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz/Funk/Latin
8:00 PM
Dave Scott & The New Jazz Groove — Harrah's Corked Lounge • 777 Harrah's Rincon Way, Valley Center, CA 92082
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Friday, November 10th

Blues and Swing
7:00 PM
Johnny Key and the Sharks — Voce Del Mare • 5721 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla, CA 92037
Jazz
5:30 PM
Mike Nelson — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
6:00 PM
George Kezas, Alan Worthington, N. Scott Robinson & Nate BeuMaher — Brew Coffee Spot • 6101 Lake Murray Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942
8:00 PM
Jason Hanna Trio — Bahia Hotel • 998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
8:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: Jazz at The Westgate — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz/Funk/Latin
7:00 PM
Dave Scott Duo with Bobby Lanuza — Vinz Wine Bar • 201 East Grand Avenue, Escondido, CA 92025
Jazz/Funk/Soul
7:00 PM
Steph Johnson - Bourre' Southern Bistro • 6523 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92115
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Saturday, November 11th

Blues
10:00 AM
Robin Henkel Birdrock Coffee Roasters • 5627 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla, CA 92037
6:00 PM
Robin Henkel — Nate's Garden Grill • 3120 Euclid Ave, San Diego, CA 92105
Jazz
4:30 PM
Jazz Vespers with Archie Thompson — First Presbyterian Church • 320 Date St, San Diego, CA 92101
5:30 PM
Mike Nelson — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
6:30 PM
George Kezas & Alan Worthington Jazz Duo — Bistro Sixty • 5987 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115
8:00 PM
Allison Adams Tucker - Fall Into Jazz ft Hugo Suarez & Rob Thorsen — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz/Blues
6:00 PM
Lorraine Castellanos and Bob Boss — Harvest by the Patio • 369 10th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz/Funk/Soul
4:00 PM
Jerome Dawson Smooth Jazz Saxophonist Unplugged "What I Like" Tour Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024

Sunday, November 12th

Blues
4:30 PM
Robin Henkel Band with Horns! Lestat's • 3343 Adams Ave, Normal Heights, CA 92116
Jam Session
6:00 PM
Tony Ortega Jazz Jam Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024
Jazz
5:00 PM
Sounds Like Four Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
8:00 PM
Sassy Sunday at the Turf with Lorraine Castellanos — Turf Supper Club • 1116 25th St, San Diego, CA 92102
Jazz Gospel
9:00 AM
Janet Hammer Group Soul Notes also at 11am — Unity Center • 8999 Activity Rd, San Diego, CA 92126
5:00 PM
Earl Vaults & New Vision of Praise — Christian Fellowship Congregational Church UCC • 1601 Kelton Road, San Diego, CA 92114
Jazz/Blues
8:00 PM
Sassy Sunday w/ Lorraine Castellanos — Turf Club • 1116 25th St, San Diego, CA 92102

Tuesday, November 14th

Broadway
7:30 PM
Broadway’s Fabulous Fifties with Bruno Leone Athenaeum Music & Arts Library • 1008 Wall St, La Jolla, CA 92037
Gypsy Swing
7:00 PM
Manouche Five Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
Jazz
7:00 PM
Clyde & Mac — Manhattan of La Jolla • 7766 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037
7:00 PM
Jazzilla Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109

Wednesday, November 15th

Big Band Jazz
6:00 PM
The Elktones Big Band with N. Scott Robinson — El Cajon Elks Lodge #1812 • 1400 East Washington Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92019
Jam Session
8:30 PM
Gilbert Castellanos & The Wednesday Jazz Jam — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz
6:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: The Young Lions Series — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
7:30 PM
Rene Marie & Experiment In Truth Scripps Research Institute • 10640 John J. Hopkins Dr, La Jolla, CA 92037
7:30 PM
Burnett's Bliss Cafe La Maze • 1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950
Jazz 88.3 Presents...
6:30 PM
Wednesday Night Blues Jam Proud Mary's • 5550 Kearny Mesa Rd, San Diego, CA 92111
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Thursday, November 16th

Blues
7:00 PM
Robin Henkel & Whitney Shay Kona Kai • 1551 Shelter Island Dr, Shelter Island, CA 92106
Jazz
7:30 PM
Jazzilla Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
7:30 PM
The Sandy Chappel Quintet Cafe La Maze • 1441 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950
8:00 PM
Kevin Mahogany - "An Evening with Kevin Mahogany" Martinis Above Fourth • 3940 4th Ave, Hillcrest, CA 92103
Jazz Singers
8:00 PM
Kevin Mahogany Martinis Above Fourth • 3940 4th Ave, Hillcrest, CA 92103
Jazz/Funk/Latin
8:00 PM
Dave Scott & The New Jazz Groove — Harrah's Corked Lounge • 777 Harrah's Rincon Way, Valley Center, CA 92082
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Friday, November 17th

Blues and Swing
7:00 PM
Johnny Key and the Sharks — Voce Del Mare • 5721 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla, CA 92037
Jazz
5:30 PM
Mike Nelson — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
6:00 PM
George Kezas, Alan Worthington, N. Scott Robinson & Nate BeuMaher — Brew Coffee Spot • 6101 Lake Murray Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942
8:00 PM
Jason Hanna Trio — Bahia Hotel • 998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
8:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: Jazz at The Westgate — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Jazzified Pop Music
6:00 PM
Bonneville Band — Pala Mesa Resort • 2001 Old Hwy. 395, Fallbrook, CA 92028
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
World Jazz
6:00 PM
K.S. Resmi, N. Scott Robinson & George Kezas — Brew Coffee Spot • 6101 Lake Murray Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942

Saturday, November 18th

Blues
7:00 PM
Robin Henkel Band with Whitney Shay Proud Mary's • 5550 Kearny Mesa Rd, San Diego, CA 92111
Jazz
4:30 PM
Jazz Vespers with Archie Thompson — First Presbyterian Church • 320 Date St, San Diego, CA 92101
5:30 PM
Mike Nelson — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
6:30 PM
George Kezas & Alan Worthington Jazz Duo — Bistro Sixty • 5987 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115
8:00 PM
Allison Adams Tucker - Great American Songwriters ft Ed Kornhauser & Mackenzie Leighton — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101

Sunday, November 19th

Jam Session
6:00 PM
Tony Ortega Jazz Jam Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024
Jazz
1:30 PM
Schrodinger's Jazz Cats — La Mesa Wine Works • 8167 Center St, La Mesa, CA 91942
5:00 PM
Sounds Like Four Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
Jazz Gospel
9:00 AM
Janet Hammer Group Soul Notes also at 11am — Unity Center • 8999 Activity Rd, San Diego, CA 92126
5:00 PM
Earl Vaults & New Vision of Praise — Christian Fellowship Congregational Church UCC • 1601 Kelton Road, San Diego, CA 92114
Jazz/Funk/Soul
5:00 PM
Jerome Dawson & Wazabe Blue — Coyote Bar & Grill • 300 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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