August, 2014

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Janet Klein Jazz Live

Blog Name:Home Page News

Blog Author:San Diego's Jazz 88.3

Posted on:August 29, 2014

Vocalist Janet Klein radiates a vintage vibe in the Jazz Style and Her Parlor Boys are right there with her. For our next Jazz Live they will play tribute to the San Diego treasure Lou Curtiss, famous for Folk Arts Rare Records and Jazz Roots on Jazz 88.3. The show is TONIGHT, it starts at 8pm, and it's all-ages welcome. Saville Theater, City College, 14th & C downtown. Valid Jazz 88.3 Members can reserve free tickets by calling 619-388-3037.  If you are not a member tickets are only $10 and can be purchased at 7:30pm the night of the show. Print the Parking Permit and enjoy the fresh air.

Benefit for Jazz 88.3

Blog Name:Home Page News

Blog Author:San Diego's Jazz 88.3

Posted on:August 27, 2014

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a special benefit concert TONIGHT at 7:30PM. This concert, brought to you by Vaya Entertainment and Emerson Bran Management will bring three-time Grammy winner Oscar Hernandez to the Saville Theater along with saxophonist Justo Almario and San Diego's own, Gilbert Castellanos. Listen to Chris Springer's Oscar Hernandez interview about the event. It will be a night to remember, and proceeds from the concert will benefit your favorite Jazz and Blues public radio station, Jazz 88.3.  Here is the ticket information.  

ESD Fall Release Party

Blog Name:Home Page News

Blog Author:San Diego's Jazz 88.3

Posted on:August 25, 2014

Jazz 88.3 in partnership with Edible San Diego invites you to the Fall Issue Release Party happening TONIGHT from 5-8PM at "Solare Ristorante” in Liberty Station. Come out and experience Solare Ristorante and enjoy great Jazz by the Patrick Berrogain Duo, and of course, pick up the latest issue of Edible San Diego while you're at it! It's your chance to hang out with Jazz 88.3 and mingle with the community...all while we raise our glasses and forks to a locally-inspired good time! We'll see you there!

Jazz 88.3 JazzWeek Station of the Year 2014

Blog Name:Home Page News

Blog Author:Miff Mole

Posted on:August 7, 2014

Message from Jazz 88.3 Program Director, Claudia Russell- "We are thrilled to receive this award. The JazzWeek awards are voted on by people directly connected to the industry. Our listeners vote for us every time they tune in and we will continue to strive to give you our best."

Invitation to Jazz Education Network (JEN) Conference Community Meeting - Thursday August 7 3:00 PM

Blog Name:Jazz 88.3 Blog

Blog Author:Vince Outlaw

Posted on:August 6, 2014

The Jazz Education Network (JEN) will be holding it's 6th Annual Conference in San Diego, January 7-10, 2015 at the Hyatt Grand Manchester Hotel and they would love the San Diego Jazz Community to be involved from the get-go! They are inviting all Jazz Loving, Living, and Educating San Diegans to a Community Planning meeting this Thursday August 7, 2014 at 3:00 PM at San Diego Hyatt Grand Manchester Hotel, Deluxe Hospitality Suite 560 (5th Floor Seaport Tower). If you'd like to be involved in conference Outreach, Volunteers, Promotion and Support (specifically in the areas of Production and Sponsorships)...or just find out more about the conference...then join me in attending and making this THE BEST JAZZ CONFERENCE SAN DIEGO HAS EVER SEEN!

Continue reading for the complete invitation from JEN President Bob Sinicrope and more details...and make plans to help plan!

Live Blogging The Hot Club of Detroit at Jazz Live San Diego Tuesday August 5 2014

Blog Name:Jazz Live

Blog Author:Vince Outlaw

Posted on:August 5, 2014

The Hot Club of Detroit bring their own unique flavor to Gypsy Jazz at Jazz Live San Diego, Tuesday, August 5, 2014 LIVE from the Saville Theatre on the San Diego City College campus. 

Read the rest of the post for links to the Jazz 88 Speakeasy archives of the Entire Jazz Live performance, an interview with Hot Club of Detroit founder Evan Perri, and a preview of our September 9, 2014 Jazz Live San Diego with Janet Klein and Jeffrey Joe Moran in celebration of the birthday of Jazz 88's Jazz Roots Host Lou Curtiss, in addition to picture from the show, video of the interview and soundcheck, and more!