SAN DIEGO'S
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Jazz & Blues Calendar

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DECEMBER 2017

Today - Sunday the 17th

Blues
1:00 PM
Robin Henkel — Nate's Garden Grill • 3120 Euclid Ave, San Diego, CA 92105
Jazz
Noon
Pianist Irving Flores & Guest Vocalist Katleen Dugas/Jazz Brunch @ Maretalia — Maretalia Ristorante • 1300 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118
1:30 PM
Schrodinger's Jazz Cats — La Mesa Wine Works • 8167 Center St, La Mesa, CA 91942
4:00 PM
Gaslamp Quarter Jazz Orchestra — First Presbyterian Church of El Cajon • 500 Farragut Circle, El Cajon, CA 92020
5:00 PM
Sounds Like Four Cafe Bar Europa • 873 Turquoise St, Pacific Beach, CA 92109
5:30 PM
Edward Gabrielyan @ Maretalia Piano Lounge — Maretalia Ristorante • 1300 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118
6:00 PM
Anthony Ortega Quartet Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024
8:00 PM
Diana Reeves: Christmas Time is Here — Balboa Theatre • 868 4th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
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
Wine Tasting Party
2:00 PM
Holiday Wine Tasting w/the Forecast Jazz Duo featuring Greg Pardue — Olsen Perri Winery • 100 W 35th Street Suite M, National City, CA 91950

Tuesday, December 19th

Afro-Cuban Jazz
10:00 PM
San Diego Latin Jazz Collective — Prohibition • 548 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
Blues
7:00 PM
Robin Henkel House of Blues • 1055 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz
7:00 PM
Clyde & Mac — Manhattan of La Jolla • 7766 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037

Wednesday, December 20th

Jazz
2:30 PM
Dene Davidson & Friends — Carlsbad Village Faire • 300 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
6:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents The Young Lions Series at Panama 66 — 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
8:30 PM
Gilbert Castellanos & The Wednesday Jazz Jam — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
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, December 21st

Jam Session
10:00 PM
Twin Tenors Present: Thursday’s at the Ken (Late Night Jazz Jam Session) — Kensington Club • 4079 Adams Ave, San Diego, CA 92116
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/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, December 22nd

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
5:30 PM
George Kezas, Alan Worthington, N. Scott Robinson & Nate BeuMaher — Brew Coffee Spot • 6101 Lake Murray Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942
5:30 PM
Pianist Irving Flores & Guest Vocalist Katleen Dugas/Piano Lounge@Maretalia — Maretalia Ristorante • 1300 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118
7:00 PM
The Gabriel Sundy Jazz Trio feat. Ed Kornhauser — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
8:00 PM
Jason Hanna Trio — Bahia Hotel • 998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
8:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: My Musical Heroes in The Plaza Bar — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
8:00 PM
Castellanos/Damasco Present: Melissa Morgan with Henry "The Skipper" Franklin & Sam Hirsh — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Saturday, December 23rd

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 - Holiday Cheer ft Chase Morrin & Harley Magsino — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz/Latin
5:30 PM
Irving Flores @ Maretalia Piano Lounge — Maretalia Ristorante • 1300 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118

Sunday, December 24th

Jazz
Noon
Pianist Edward Gabrielyan & Bassist Sean Hicke/Jazz Brunch @ Maretalia — Maretalia Ristorante • 1300 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118
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
6:00 PM
Anthony Ortega Quartet Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024
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
6:00 PM
Sundays in The Park: A Funky Music Monthly Jam Session — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

Tuesday, December 26th

Afro-Cuban Jazz
10:00 PM
San Diego Latin Jazz Collective — Prohibition • 548 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
Jam Session
7:00 PM
Hosted by Geri Kepler (through San Diego Jazz Collective) — Fast Times • 3065-A Clairemont Drive, San Diego, CA 92117
Jazz
7:00 PM
Clyde & Mac — Manhattan of La Jolla • 7766 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037
9:00 PM
The Gabriel Sundy Jazz Trio feat. Ed Kornhauser — Seven Grand • 3054 University Ave, North Park, CA 92104

Wednesday, December 27th

Jazz
2:30 PM
Dene Davidson & Friends — Carlsbad Village Faire • 300 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
6:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents The Young Lions Series at Panama 66 — 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
8:30 PM
Gilbert Castellanos & The Wednesday Jazz Jam — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
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, December 28th

Jam Session
10:00 PM
Twin Tenors Present: Thursday’s at the Ken (Late Night Jazz Jam Session) — Kensington Club • 4079 Adams Ave, San Diego, CA 92116
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
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, December 29th

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
5:30 PM
George Kezas, Alan Worthington, N. Scott Robinson & Nate BeuMaher — Brew Coffee Spot • 6101 Lake Murray Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942
5:30 PM
Pianist Edward Gabrielyan & Vocalist Katleen Dugas/Piano Lounge@Maretalia — Maretalia Ristorante • 1300 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118
7:00 PM
Rob Thorsen Quartet featuring Larry De La Cruz — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
8:00 PM
Jason Hanna Trio — Bahia Hotel • 998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
8:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: My Musical Heroes in The Plaza Bar — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
8:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents: My Musical Heroes in The Plaza Bar — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Saturday, December 30th

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
7:00 PM
Sandy DeVito Trio — Vinz Wine Bar • 201 East Grand Avenue, Escondido, CA 92025
8:00 PM
Allison Adams Tucker - Resolutions ft Bob Boss & Duncan Moore — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz/Latin
5:30 PM
Irving Flores @ Maretalia Piano Lounge — Maretalia Ristorante • 1300 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118

Sunday, December 31st

Jazz
Noon
Pianist Edward Gabrielyan & Guest Vocalist Katleen Dugas/Jazz Brunch @ Maretalia — Maretalia Ristorante • 1300 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118
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
6:00 PM
Anthony Ortega Quartet Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024
8:00 PM
Allison Adams Tucker & the Gatsby Gang NYE — Hornblower High Spirits • Grape St & Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
8:30 PM
Pianist Alec Hamilton & Vocalist Katleen Dugas/NYE Cocktail Party in Piano Lounge@Maretalia — Maretalia Ristorante • 1300 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118
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 Singers
8:30 PM
Lorraine Castellanos Jazz Quintet NYE — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Jazz/Funk/Soul
6:00 PM
Steph johnson Trio — Rancho Valencia Resort • 5921 Valencia Circle, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
Jazz/Latin
5:30 PM
Irving Flores @ Maretalia Piano Lounge — Maretalia Ristorante • 1300 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118

JANUARY 2018

Tuesday, January 2nd

Afro-Cuban Jazz
10:00 PM
San Diego Latin Jazz Collective — Prohibition • 548 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, January 3rd

Jazz
2:30 PM
Dene Davidson & Friends — Carlsbad Village Faire • 300 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
6:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents The Young Lions Series at Panama 66 — 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
8:30 PM
Gilbert Castellanos & The Wednesday Jazz Jam — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
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, January 4th

Jam Session
10:00 PM
Twin Tenors Present: Thursday’s at the Ken (Late Night Jazz Jam Session) — Kensington Club • 4079 Adams Ave, San Diego, CA 92116
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/Soul
7:00 PM
First Thursday Jazz Jam 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, January 5th

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
5:30 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: My Musical Heroes in The Plaza Bar — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Solo Jazz Guitar
5:30 PM
Dan Papaila — Lodge Torrey Pines • 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037

Saturday, January 6th

Jazz
4:00 PM
Serena Geroe, Jazz Guitar Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024
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
7:00 PM
Castellanos/Damasco Present: Art Meets Jazz-Horace Silver Tribute — Bread & Salt • 1955 Julian Ave, Logan Heights, CA 92113
World Jazz
8:00 PM
Allison Adams Tucker ft Danny Green & Julien Cantelm — Westgate Hotel • 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego, CA 92101

Sunday, January 7th

Jazz
1:30 PM
Schrodinger's Jazz Cats — La Mesa Wine Works • 8167 Center St, La Mesa, CA 91942
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
6:00 PM
Anthony Ortega Quartet Mr Peabody's • 136 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas, CA 92024
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

Tuesday, January 9th

Afro-Cuban Jazz
10:00 PM
San Diego Latin Jazz Collective — Prohibition • 548 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
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, January 10th

Jazz
2:30 PM
Dene Davidson & Friends — Carlsbad Village Faire • 300 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
6:00 PM
Gilbert Castellanos Presents The Young Lions Series at Panama 66 — 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
8:30 PM
Gilbert Castellanos & The Wednesday Jazz Jam — Panama 66 @ SDMA • 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
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, January 11th

Jam Session
10:00 PM
Twin Tenors Present: Thursday’s at the Ken (Late Night Jazz Jam Session) — Kensington Club • 4079 Adams Ave, San Diego, CA 92116
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
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, January 12th

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
5:30 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: My Musical Heroes in The Plaza Bar — 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
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

Saturday, January 13th

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/Blues/Soul
7:00 PM
RX 3 / Bobby Simmons Bourre' Southern Bistro • 6523 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92115
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