34th Annual San Diego Jazz Festival |
Town & Country Hotel and Convention Center
500 Hotel Circle North
Live Music Schedule:
Wednesday, 7:00 - 11:00 PM (2 bands)
Thursday, 7:00 - 11:00 PM (5 bands)
Friday 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Sunday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
2013 Festival Band Lineup
BOB SCHULZ FRISCO JAZZ BAND (San Anselmo, CA)
Bob Schulz is the hot cornetist and leader of this outstanding group that play the San Francisco Style of Bob Scobey
and Clancy Hayes.
HIGH SIERRA JAZZ BAND (Three Rivers, CA)
You will enjoy their brand of exciting, high-energy Traditional Jazz.
BUCK CREEK JAZZ BAND (Washington, D.C.)
PAOLO ALDERIGHI (Milan, Italy)
Paolo has performed as a soloist and in bands at festivals around the world.
BOB DRAGA (Largo, FL)
Bob Draga is a popular and well-liked jazz musician on the festival circuit.
BRADY MCKAY (Sacramento, CA)
Brady is one of the top singers around today in the Classic Jazz Field.
JASON WANNER (San Diego, CA)
A young keyboard master who is constantly in demand at festivals and jazz parties.
RAY SKJELBRED'S CUBS (Seattle, WA)
Ray's Cubs play the type of small-band jazz that originated in Chicago during the late 1920s,
and pop songs from the 1930s.
GLENN CRYTZER and his SYNOCPATORS (Seattle, WA)
a favorite of Swing Dancers from Coast to Coast.
STOMPY JONES (San Francisco, CA)
This hard-driving sextet plays "jump music"
ORIGINAL ARIZONA WILDCAT JASS BAND (Tucson, AZ)
The Wildcats offer New Orleans and Chicago jazz.
CARL SONNY LEYLAND (New Cuyama, CA)
Everyone loves this Boogie Woogie Hall of Famer’s barrelhouse piano and authentic blues vocals.
YERBA BUENA STOMPERS (San Francisco, CA)
Their uncompromising performances of San Francisco Jazz are always a pleasure to hear.
DAVE BENNETT QUARTET (Waterford, MI)
Virtuoso clarinetist Dave Bennett and his Quartet concentrate
on music associated with great clarinetists including Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw and Pete Fountain.
CORNET CHOP SUEY (St. Louis, MO)
This fabulous group will be found at many major festivals
STEPHANIE TRICK (St. Louis, MO)
The Harlem stride piano tradition is brought to vivid life.
KATIE CAVERA (Los Angeles, CA)
The “California Sunshine Girl” is an ace banjoist, guitarist, bassist and vocalist.
TITANIC JAZZ BAND (Big Bear Lake, CA)
Titanic’s inspiration is the Bay City music of Lu Watters, Turk Murphy, Clancy Hayes and Wally Rose.
REYNOLDS BROTHERS (Santa Ana, CA)
A Power-packed quintet plays hot jazz and swing made famous in the 1930s.
EUPHORIA BRASS BAND (San Diego, CA)
A New Orleans style brass band playing a mix of the traditional and the more modern sounds of both
New Orleans and Southern California.
HIGH SOCIETY JAZZ BAND (La Jolla, CA)
The High Society band has a wide-ranging repertoire, from Dixieland to swing to pop music.
NIGHT BLOOMING JAZZMEN (Los Angeles, CA)
The band has entertained enthusiastic crowds for decades.
GRAND DOMINION JAZZ BAND (Camano Island, WA)
Traditional Jazz lovers consider the GDJB to be one of the best in the New Orleans Style.
HELIOTROPE RAGTIME ORCHESTRA (San Diego, CA)
The orchestra’s authentic ragtime sound is great. Dancers in vintage costumes perform a Turkey Trot
to the Heliotrope Ragtime Orchestra.
MISSION BAY HIGH SCHOOL PRESERVATIONISTS (San Diego, CA)
Under the guidance of Director JP Balmat.
SUE PALMER and her MOTEL SWING ORCHESTRA (San Diego, CA)
San Diego’s Queen of Boogie Woogie presents a combination of blues and swing music.
THE MEMPHIS BOYS (Waterford, MI / San Diego)
Dave Bennett, featured on piano and vocals, backed by guitar, bass and drums perform
Rockabilly classics by Jerry Lee Lewis, Elvis Presley and others.
RED SKUNK BAND (Los Gatos, CA)
They play a scintillating blend of trad jazz and “Gypsy Swing.”
RED PEPPER JAZZ BAND (San Clemente, CA)
authentic New Orleans Jazz.
DIXIE EXPRESS JAZZ BAND (Lakeside, CA)
enjoy Dixie Express’ interpretations of Trad Jazz and Swing classics.
DICK WILLIAMS’ JAZZSEA JAM (Pleasanton, CA)
Cornetist Williams and his “house band”.
HAL & GEORGIA MYERS - DANCE CLASSES (Hemet, CA)
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