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:  

Fri Nov 21: Saxophonist M’tafiti Imara presents the concert premiere of The Dunbar Suite featuring original jazz compositions set to the beautiful poetry of Paul Lawrence Dunbar – with his quintet featuring Derek Cannon trumpet, Russell Bizzett drums, Rob Thorsen bass, Joshua White piano, & special guest vocalist Rebecca Jade
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sat Nov 29: Tenor saxophonist Gerard Nolan & his quintet featuring Eric Wright trumpet, John Opferkuch piano, Duncan Moore drums, & Gunnar Biggs bass
8PM – $15 cover

 

Wed Dec 3: Soulful & velvety Bay area vocalist Jackie Gage & her quartet featuring Tim Wat keyboard, Will Bohrer bass, & John Kellett drums
7PM – $15 cover  ($10 students)

 

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

 

Fri Dec 5: Jazz magic from bassist Rob Thorsen with pianist Kiefer Shackleford & drummer Fernando Gomez
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Sat  Dec 6:  Creative saxophonist Charlie Arbelaez presents: A Yuletide Jazz Concert featuring Irving Flores piano, Fernando Gomez drums, Mackenzie Leighton bass, & Ian Harland vibraphone
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students, military, & children)

 

Mon Dec 8: The Palomar College Big Bands under the direction of Paul Seaforth
7:30PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Fri Dec 12: New music from famed bass virtuoso Mark Dresser & his quintet featuring Nicole Mitchell flute, Michael Dessen trombone, Kjell Nordeson drums, & Joshua White piano
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Sat Dec 13: An ALL STAR quartet featuring talented LA tenor saxophonist Charles Owens with Marshall Hawkins bass, Joshua White piano, & Brett Sanders drums
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sat Dec 20:  Just before Christmas, a dose of holiday jazz from Mikan Zlatkovich piano, Jamie Shadowlight violin, Arnessa Rickett & Carmelia Bell vocals, & more
8PM – $15 cover

 

Thur Jan 8: From Austin, Texas John Mills Times Ten featuring powerhouse reed master & composer John Mills, with Jake Lampe soprano/alto sax, Joey Colarusso bari sax & bass clarinet, Eric Johnson trumpet/flugelhorn, Rich Haering trumpet/flugelhorn, Michael Mordecai trombone, Russell Scanlon guitar, Hank Hehmsoth piano, Kris Afflerbaugh bass, & Bob Kazenel drums
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Sat Jan 10: Grammy Award-winning New York-based jazz trumpeter Brian Lynch returns with a his quartet
8PM – $20 cover

 

Thur Jan 15: Creative young pianist/composer Chase Morrin with his Boston trio
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Sat Jan 17: 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

 

Sat Feb 21: Longtime member of both the Jeff Hamilton Trio & John Pizzarelli Quartet, swingin’  NYC pianist Larry Fuller with Katie Thiroux bass & Matt Witek drums
8PM – $20 cover

 

Thu Mar 5: A rare West Coast appearance by 3 playful, dazzlingly creative jazz virtuosos: pianist Jean-Michel Pilc, bassist Francois Moutin, & drummer Ari Hoenig
8PM – $20 cover