SAN DIEGO'S
San Diego's Jazz

2017

Jazz Live- Trombonist Scott Whitfield
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: October 10, 2017
Jazz Live welcomes acclaimed trombonist, Scott Whitfield, as he marks his debut at the Saville Theatre TONIGHT 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!
Happy 100th Birthday Monk - Jazz in the Night Tuesday - October 10 2017
Blog Name: Jazz In The Night TuesdayAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 9, 2017
On the Tuesday, October 10, 2017 installment of Jazz In The Night Tuesday (Weekly, Midnight to 2 AM PT), we kick off the celebration of the 100th anniversary of Thelonious Monk, 10/10/1917, and the Fall 2017 Membership Campaign with some Monk favorites, plus a tune featuring our special October 10, 2017 concert artist Joshua White (on Russell Bizzett's "Dream Street"), Monk interpreters Louis Hayes and Woody Shaw ("'Round Midnight") and Johnny O'Neal ("Sweet Monk")...BECOME A MEMBER ON MONK'S BIRTHDAY! CALL 619-388-3000 and ONLINE Jazz88.org. Also, I feature music from artists making their way to San Diego (Gregory Porter 11/3/17, Dave Holland / Chris Potter 10/29/17), celebrating birthday anniversaries (Peter Sprague!, Oscar Brown Jr.), the upcoming week on the San Diego Jazz and Blues Scene (Lillian Palmer at Handlery 10/13/17) and upcoming Jazz and Blues Birthdays and On This Day in Jazz Milestones (Coleman Hawkins class "Body and Soul" 10/11/1939) and more! LISTEN LIVE or Replay Jazz In The Night Tuesday any day of the week from the Jazz 88.3 Speakeasy!

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Jazz In The Night Tuesday with Vince Outlaw, Midnight to 2 AM PT, Tuesday, July 25, 2017 on Jazz 88.3 KSDS FM San Diego Worldwide Jazz88.org


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"CrossCurrents" at LJMS
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: October 6, 2017
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!
An Evening with Gregory Porter
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: October 6, 2017
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 at Balboa Theatre
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: October 4, 2017
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!
Monk and Membership - Jazz in the Night Tuesday - October 3 2017
Blog Name: Jazz In The Night TuesdayAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 2, 2017
On the Tuesday, October 3, 2017 installment of Jazz In The Night Tuesday (Weekly, Midnight to 2 AM PT), the music of Monk in the centennial month of his birth, October,1917, which is also our Fall Fundraising Month, inspires tunes featuring our special October 10, 2017 concert artist Joshua White (on Russell Bizzett's "Dream Street"), Monk interpreters Mike Clark, and John Beaseley's MONK'estra. Also, I feature music from artists making their way to San Diego (Ramsey Lewis), celebrating birthday anniversaries (Mike Clark, Bebo Valdes, Eddie Gomez, Aaron Parks, Abdullah Ibrahim), the upcoming week on the San Diego Jazz and Blues Scene (Robin Henkel at Blues Jam, Alex Ciavarelli at Handlery) and upcoming Jazz and Blues Birthdays and On This Day in Jazz Milestones (Billie records "Lover Man") and more! LISTEN LIVE or Replay Jazz In The Night Tuesday any day of the week from the Jazz 88.3 Speakeasy!

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Jazz In The Night Tuesday with Vince Outlaw, Midnight to 2 AM PT, Tuesday, July 25, 2017 on Jazz 88.3 KSDS FM San Diego Worldwide Jazz88.org


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San Diego Trolley Dances
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: September 26, 2017
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!
Dizzy - Gershwin - Cressey - Jazz in the Night Tuesday - September 26 2017
Blog Name: Jazz In The Night TuesdayAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: September 25, 2017
On the Tuesday, September 26, 2017 installment of Jazz In The Night Tuesday (Weekly, Midnight to 2 AM PT), I feature music from artists making their way to San Diego (Ramsey Lewis, Joshua White), celebrating birthday anniversaries (Nicholas Payton, George Gershwin, Matt Wilson, Dave Holland, Django Bates), and more, plus a musical rundown of the upcoming week on the San Diego Jazz and Blues Scene (Janiva Magness, Richard Thompson) and upcoming Jazz and Blues Birthdays and On This Day in Jazz Milestones (Diz and Bird Carnegie Hall, "The Cape Verdean Blues", "Together Again")! LISTEN LIVE or Replay Jazz In The Night Tuesday any day of the week from the Jazz 88.3 Speakeasy!

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Jazz 88.3 Speakeasy Replay of the September 27, 2017 Show

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Camarada's 2017-2018 Season
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: September 21, 2017
Camarada's 2017-2018 season is officially in full-swing! Up Next: "Let it Snow" happening Sunday, December 17th at Bread & Salt (6:30PM). Join Camarada as they celebrate the holidays in style at Bread & Salt in Barrio Logan. Enjoy a one of a kind art exhibit and festive music: Let it Snow, Winter Wonderland, Deck the Halls, and more! Not to mention a fabulous guest artist, Lilian Palmer. “[Lilian] has a beautiful voice and is devoted to bringing out the very best in a song. She sings with passion, humor and a touch of sadness. What an artist!” – Martin Grusin. Meet the artists as we “gift wrap” the night with an elegant champagne reception. Save the date for this special event that is sure to get you in the holiday spirit. It's a Winter Wonderland in sunny San Diego! For further details, or to purchase tickets, click here!
2017 HUBU Conference
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: September 21, 2017
Mark your calendars for this year's HUBU Conference happening Wednesday, October 11th (11AM-5PM) 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, Unity, Scholarship, 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
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