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:   

Thur Mar 5: San Diego’s dazzling jazz divas featuring Dorothy Annette Jackson, Ruth Marshall, Deejha Marie Pope, with special guest Lila Brown-Smith, & Rick James piano, Brandon Johnson saxophone,  Antar Martin acoustic bass, & Russell Bizzett percussion
8PM – $15 cover

 

Fri Mar 6: Andrew Durkin‘s original & maniacal 13 piece jazz ensemble, the Industrial Jazz Group performs in a double bill with the Mesa College Jazz Band under the direction of James Romeo
7:30PM – $20 cover

 

Sat Mar 7: Creative jazz bassist Rob Thorsen mines a little Monk as well as his own original compositions with pianist Kiefer Shackelford & drummer Fernando Gomez
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Fri Mar 13: Salsa & Latín Jazz from Charlie Chavez y su Afrotruko
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sat Mar 14: An engaging evening of music from Spain & Eastern Europe performed by two gifted guitarists Fred Benedetti & George Svoboda
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Thur Mar 19: New World jazz from Therianthrope featuring guitarist Dusty Brough, percussionist Miles Shrewsbery, & violinist Fabrice Martinez (from Fishtank Ensemble)
8PM – $15 cover

 

Fri Mar 20: Houston-based jazz pianist Pamela York with Christopher Hollyday alto saxophone, Rob Thorsen bass, & Richard Sellers drums
8PM – $20 cover

 

Fri Mar 27: Flugelhorn master Dmitri Matheny &  his quartet featuring Jason Shattil piano, Justin Grinnell bass, & Duncan Moore drums
8PM – $20 cover ($15 students)

 

Sat Mar 28: Latin Grammy winner, songwriter/guitar bender Diego García (aka El Twanguero) returns with his trio & unique blend of Latino-twang & American roots music
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sat April 4: Authentic Latin jazz from Perla Negra featuring percussion master Charlie Chavez 
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Sat April 11:  Young saxophonist Nathan Collins presents a Tribute to the jazz grooves of the Crusaders with Ian Kisbert drums, Nick Barnes guitar, Adrian Holtz bass, Scott Roberts piano, & Ian Kaufman trombone
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Fri April 17: Latin jazz pianist/composer Irving Flores & his Quartet
8PM – $15 cover ($10 students)

 

Sat April 18: New original compositions from pianist Joshua White + Quintet featuring Mark Dresser bass, Kjell Nordson percussion, Ellen Weller woodwinds, & Stephanie Richards trumpet  8PM – $15 cover

 

Thur April 23: A night of Stevie Wonder music from an all star jazz ensemble featuring Peter Sprague guitar, Geoffrey Keezer keyboard, vocalists Gillian Margot & Leonard Patton, Duncan Moore drums, & Justin Grinnell bass
8PM – $20 cover

 

Sat April 25: Celebrating their 15th year, Los Angeles’ CJS Quintet brings to dizzy’s their signature brand of hard-driving bebop leavened with soulful blues
8PM – $15 cover

 

Fri May 1:  THE FOUR featuring John Rekevics saxophone, Rob Whitlock keyboards, Duncan Moore drums, & vocalist Amber Whitlock
8PM – $15 cover

 

Thur May 7: The San Diego Mesa College Concert Jazz Band & World Music Ensemble directed by James Romeo & N. Scott Robinson
7:30PM – $15 cover

 

Fri May 8: The Fishtank Ensemble featuring violin virtuoso Fabrice Martinez, Douglas Smolen guitar, slap bassist Djordje Stjiepovic, & Ursula Knudson voice, violin & bowed saw
8PM – $20 cover

 

Sat May 9: The Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Choir San Diego presents “For the Love of Music” – an All ‘Bout The Blues & More preview that mixes the jazz of Billie Holiday, the classic soul of Marvin Gaye, & a hint of gospel. Featuring the JazzMikan TrioMikan Zlatkovich piano, Antar Martin bass, Russell Bizzett drums, – with the gospel voices of members of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Choir San Diego directed by Arnessa Rickett & Ken Anderson
7:30PM – $20 cover

 

Sun May 10: Mother’s Day Concert featuring THE THREE GUITARS: Mundell Lowe, Bob Boss, Jaime Valle, with Bob Magnusson bass & Jim Plank drums
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sat May 23:  An inventive musical presentation by percussionist Nathan Hubbard‘s band called A Thousand Butterflies. Music inspired by the poems of Spanish poet Federico García Lorca featuring Claudia Gomez tap/percussion, Jesse Audelo flute/clarinet, Caitlin Crow cello, Kris Apple violin, & more  
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sun May 24: An offer you can’t refuse: diZzy’s celebrates the 82nd birthday of the godfather of San Diego jazz – saxophonist Joe Marillo – with a performance by the man himself
8PM – $15 cover

 

Sat May 30: Latin Jazz al Fin – Celebrating the spirit of jazz in Latin culture at the end of May & at the last stop before the border. Music of Mexico, Cuba, Argentina, Chile, Peru … featuring Allison Adams Tucker voice, Irving Flores piano, Fernando Gomez drums, Charlie Chavez percussion, & Ignacio Arango bass
8PM – $15 cover