Get into the groove and join on-air host and This is Jazz! Curator Claudia Russell from San Diego’s award-winning radio station KSDS Jazz 88.3 as she shares the stage with the region’s top jazz talents. This series celebrates the very distinctly American art form of jazz with top-notch performances and lively discussions between the artists and audience.
When: Saturdays, 4-5:30 p.m., doors open at 3:30 p.m. Where:Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium, Dove Library Complex, 1775 Dove Lane Cost: Free
Sept. 30Young Lions featuring students of the Young Lions Jazz Conservatory in SanDiego. Under the direction of trumpeter Gilbert Castellanos.
Nov. 4New Jazz Groove featuring vocalist/guitarist/composer Steph Johnson
Dec. 9The Gospel Truth featuring vocalist/pianist Yve Evans
Feb. 10The Language of Love featuring The Whitney Shay Band
April 14Deep Roots featuring Danny “Slapjazz” Barber
This is Jazz! is made possible by the Carlsbad Library and Arts Foundation’s Robert H. Gartner Cultural Endowment Fund.