dizzy’s events are held in the San Diego Jet Ski showroom at
4275 Mission Bay Drive at Rosewood Street, Pacific Beach 92109.
Easy access from I-5, lots of FREE parking right in front - coffee, cookies, soft drinks, snacks

all ages welcome.

 

These dizzy’s web calendar listings are always up-to-the-minute correct.

 

THE NEXT DIZZY’S EVENT WILL BE:    

Sat Sept 6: Inventive New Mexico acoustic guitarist Michael Chapdelaine, with an opening set by San Diego acoustic quartet SonicArt   
7:30PM – $15 cover

 

Fri Sep 12: New original compositions / arrangements from The Joshua White Trio  featuring Joshua White piano, Ben Wanicur bass, & Julien Cantelm drums
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Sat Sept 13: Flutist Tim Weisberg is widely considered one of the pioneers in rock/jazz fusion. Currently with over 20 albums, he is best known for his collaboration with Dan Fogelberg on their iconic album “Twin Sons of Different Mothers.” Tim returns to San Diego with his smoking jam band quintet; featuring Chuck Alvarez guitar, Barnaby Finch keyboards, bassist David Hughes & drummer Maria Martinez
8PM – $20 cover

 

Thur Sept 18: Grammy-nominated producer & singer-songwriter Louise Goffin presents music from her sixth album, Songs From the Mine – with an opening set by Jon Kanis
7:30PM – $20 cover

 

Sat Sept 20: A special presentation from piano virtuoso Mikan Zlatkovich & friends
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sun Sept 21: Jazz with a Celtic tinge from creative violinist Chris Vitas – with Fred Benedetti guitar, Jeff Pekarek electric bass, & Duncan Moore drums
8PM – $15 cover

 

Thur Sept 25: Hungarian flugelhorn master Kornél Fekete-Kovács presents his Modern Art Orchestra – a 19 piece big band from Hungary – in a special performance featuring guests Mike Garson piano & Lori Bell flute
8PM – $20 cover

 

Fri Oct 3:  Genre-defying cello virtuoso Jacob Szekely presents his new album with his trio – an electric groove based ensemble that bridges the gap between jazz, funk, rock & classical – featuring Josh Nelson keyboards & Christopher Allis drums
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sat Oct 4: Saxophonist M’tafiti Imara & his quartet featuring Russell Bizzett drums, Rob Thorsen bass, & Joshua White piano
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sat Oct 11:  In honor of  Beatle/songwriter John Lennon’s Birthday – a special performance by The Benedetti Trio featuring guitar virtuoso Fred Benedetti & his vocalist daughters Regina & Julia, plus multi-instrumentalist/bassist Jeff Pekarek
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Fri Oct 17:  Composer/pianist Reka Parker with Antar Martin bass & Fernando Gomez drums
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Sat Oct 18: The 13 piece JazzKatz Project performs for listening & dancing, with sultry vocalist Whitney Shay
8PM – $15 cover

 

Thur Oct 23: Juno nominated singer/songwriter/pianist Joanna Borromeo & her trio
8PM – $15 cover

 

Fri Oct 24:  San Diego’s Prince of Latin Jazz - Tycoon percussion artist Charlie Chavez & his quintet
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sat Oct 25:  An ALL STAR quartet featuring talented LA tenor saxophonist Charles Owens with Marshall Hawkins bass, Joshua White piano, & Brett Sanders drums
8PM – $15 cover

 

Wed Oct 29:  Spain’s foremost purveyor of jazz-flamenco, renown pianist Abdón Alcaraz makes a rare SoCal appearance with his quartet featuring flamenco singer  Verónica Sobrinos-Cantaora
8PM – $20 cover

 

Thur Oct 30: Dazzling Gypsy swing jazz from the Rhythm Future Quartet featuring Jason Anick violin, Olli Soikkeli guitar, Vinny Raniolo guitar, & Greg Loughman bass
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sat Nov 1: A rare performance from super group Road Work Ahead featuring Bill Mays piano, Peter Sprague guitar, Bob Magnusson bass, & Jim Plank drums
8PM – $15 cover

 

Thur Nov 6: Jazz pianist/composer J. Lee performs music from South America with her quartet featuring Bob Boss guitar, N.Scott Robinson percussion, & more
7PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Fri Nov 7: An engaging evening of music from Spain and Eastern Europe performed by two gifted guitarists Fred Benedetti & George Svoboda
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Sat Nov 8:  On the day after Joni Mitchell’s 71st birthday, Robin Adler & Mutts Of The Planet present “Mingus” – the extraordinary 1979 collaboration between Joni Mitchell & Charles Mingus. It was to be Mingus’ farewell project before his passing, & it created much controversy among Mitchell’s fans who were unprepared for her full embrace of the jazz artform. It began her long association with Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, & Peter Erskine & cemented her status as an uncompromising artist forever. San Diego’s top jazz musicians, Joshua White, Tripp Sprague, Rob Thorsen, & Duncan Moore will join Robin Adler & Dave Blackburn for this special concert
8PM – $20 cover
you can purchase your tickets in advance for this show only HERE

 

Fri Nov 14: Jazz pianist / composer Joshua White presents new work with a quartet featuring Dan Schnelle drums, Dave Robaire bass, & special guest Gavin Templeton alto sax / bass clarinet
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Tue Nov 18: Finding Home - a special concert from scintillating Denmark-based bassist/vocalist Kristin Korb & her trio – Magnus Hjorth piano & Snorre Kirk drums
8PM – $20 cover

 

Fri Nov 21: Saxophonist M’tafiti Imara & his quintet featuring Russell Bizzett drums, Rebecca Jade vocals, Rob Thorsen bass, & Joshua White piano
8PM – $15 cover

 

Thur Dec 4: The annual Jingle Bell Jazz presentation from the Mesa College Jazz Ensemble under the direction of James Romeo – with special guests the Mesa College World Music Ensemble directed by N.Scott Robinson
7:30PM – $15 cover

 

Sat  Dec 6:  Something special from creative saxophonist Charlie Arbelaez
8PM