San Diego jazz expert, author and media personality Dirk Sutro presents a four-part lecture/performance series covering an array of subjects on American jazz, with live demonstrations by musical guests and lively discussions between artists and audience. Accompanied by multimedia displays, “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)
||Guitarists Mundell Lowe and Bob Boss|
||Jazz at the movies
||Composer Larry Groupé|
||‘20s and ’30s swing
||Ensemble to be announced|
||Gilbert Castellanos & Players|
This Is Jazz! is made possible by the Carlsbad Library and Arts Foundation’s Robert H. Gartner Cultural Endowment Fund
Guitarist Mundell Lowe
Composer Larry Groupé
High Society Jazz Band