The Cultural Arts Office’s enormously popular four-part lecture/performance series covers an array of subjects on American jazz, with live demonstrations by musical guests and lively discussions between artists and audience. “This Is Jazz!” explores the styles, performers and current directions of the music that gave the world Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman, Billie Holliday, Charlie Parker, Dave Brubeck, Wynton Marsalis and other unforgettable players and voices.
When: Saturday afternoons, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
Where: Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium (located at the Carlsbad City Library Complex on Dove Avenue; get directions)
"Jazz -- An American Art Form"
presented by Young Audiences San Diego
|Rob Thorsen Quartet|
||Big Band Classics
||Palomar Jazz Ensemble|
Paul Kurokawa, director
||Gilbert Castellanos, trumpet|
Joshua White, piano plus
Guest, bass and drums
||Frequency Vocal Jazz Ensemble|
Matt Falker, director
This Is Jazz! is made possible by the Carlsbad Library and Arts Foundation’s Robert H. Gartner Cultural Endowment Fund
Rob Thorsen Quartet
Frequency Vocal Jazz Ensemble