Fourth Friday Jazz

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The La Jolla Community Center’s HIGHLY ACCLAIMED Fourth Friday Jazz Series is back!
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Fourth Friday Jazz Series presents…
All Jazz is Modern featuring The John Reynolds Quintet
John Reynolds and his quintet of musicians comprised of award-winning students from San Diego School of Creative and JRPerforming Arts and local area professionals present a night of music encompassing eras of the Jazz traditions. From 1920s “Hot Jazz,” 60’s era Blue Note to new and original compositions, you will surely enjoy these re-imagined arrangements presented by an all-star cast of musicians. Ticket includes show admission, hors d’oeuvres, and free valet.
Fri, Feb 26. Doors open at 7pm, Show begins at 8pm. Pre-purchase $18/M, $23/NM. Door $20/M, $25/NM.

Evening Performers include:
John Reynolds – TrumpetJR2
Jarien Jamanila – Saxophones (Student at San Diego School of Creative and Performing Art)
Hugo Suarez – Piano
Mackenzie Leighton – Bass
Johnny Steele – Drums (Student at San Diego School of Creative and Performing Art)
Learn more about John Reynolds and SCPA here

Purchase Tickets Here


FFJS Tickets




March 25, 2016 – A Vintage Evening with The Gregory Page Trio GP1
The FFJS is pleased to announce the return of The Gregory Page Trio! Gregory Page, a London born “croonadour” is a prolific songwriter with over 20 albums in his discography and a love of American Roots Jazz. Rewind back to a bygone musical era. Mr. Page’s beautifully crafted songs capture the innocence, romance, and joy of the early 20th century. The Gregory Page Trio includes Sky Ladd on piano and Josh Hermsmeyer on percussion. Ticket includes show admission, hors d’oeuvres, and free valet. Fri, Mar 25. Doors open at 7pm, Show begins at 8pm. Pre-purchase $18/M, $23/NM. Door $20/M, $25/NM.

April 22, 2016 – Julio de la Huerta and Friends present Latin Jazz juliodelahuerta
Julio de la Huerta will be joined by accomplished and masterful vocalist, Deborah and pianist/composer, David Owen for a sizzling night full of sassy Latin Jazz tunes. Julio’s masterful skills on the guitar are sure you to blow you away. Don’t be surprised if there are special guests who join the stage through out the evening. Ticket includes show admission, hors d’oeuvres, and free valet. Fri, Apr 22. Doors open at 7pm, Show begins at 8pm. Pre-purchase $18/M, $23/NM. Door $20/M, $25/NM.

May 27, 2016 – Lori Bell & Mike Garson – Jazz Standards and A Special Tribute to David Bowie Bell Garson
Pianist Mike Garson and flutist Lori team up to explore musical ideas on Jazz Standards, original compositions, and a special tribute to David Bowie. Mike Garson is a musical genius and accomplished musician in many facets and was David Bowies’ pianist and artistic director for over 25 years. Any time Lori and Mike get together, it is sure to be an unforgettable evening. Ticket includes show admission, hors d’oeuvres, and free valet. Fri, May 27. Doors open at 7pm, Show begins at 8pm. Pre-purchase $18/M, $23/NM. Door $20/M, $25/NM.

June 24, 2016 – The Danny Green Trio – SD Music Award Winner for Best Jazz Album in 2015 Danny Green Trio
FFJS June 2016 concert features works off of the Danny Green Trio’s latest release, Altered Narratives. Covering a wide range of styles and moods, Green’s music has been described by CD Hotlist as “richly engaging and utterly brilliant.” In addition to performing original material, the trio will also play some of their favorite pieces from the Great American Song Book. The Danny Green Trio won Best Jazz Album at the 2015 San Diego Music Awards, and has been touring throughout the United States to promote their new album. Ticket includes show admission, hors d’oeuvres, and free valet. Fri, June 24. Doors open at 7pm, Show begins at 8pm. Pre-Purchased tickets are $18/M, $23/NM. Price at the door is $20-25.