dizzy’s Offers a Lineup of Talented Performers

| February 5, 2023 | 0 Comments

During February and early March 2023, dizzy’s, located at 1717 Morena Boulevard, behind the Musicians Union Building at Arias Hall, has an impressive group of talented musicians scheduled to perform.

8 p.m., Saturday, February 11: Alto saxophonist Christopher Hollyday and his sextet featuring pianist Pamela York, with Derek Cannon on trumpet, Matt Hall on trombone, Rob Thorsen on bass, and Tyler Kreutel on drums.

8 p.m., Saturday, February 18: The Lori Bell Quartet – Women in Jazz. Four female musicians join forces, taking jazz intuition to new levels, featuring three-time Global Music Award winner for performance in jazz, composing and arranging, Lori Bell on flutes, with Melonie Grinnell on piano, Evona Wascinski on bass, and Monette Marino on percussion.

8 p.m., Wednesday, February 22: TrioGram playing music from their soon-to-be released album, featuring Bijan Taghavi on piano, Will Lyle on bass, and Mark Ferber on drums.

8 p.m., Friday, February 24: Expressive Manhattan pianist/composer Misha Piatigorsky returns to dizzy’s with his New York City trio with Chris Wabich on drums and Ahmet Turkmenaglu on bass.

8 p.m. Saturday, February 25: Celebrating Beatles songwriter/guitarist George Harrison on his 80th Birthday with a special performance of his compositions featuring guitar virtuoso Fred Benedetti with vocalists Regina Moomjean and Julia Picone, multi-instrumentalist/bassist Jeff Pekarek, and percussionist James Morton.

8 p.m., Friday, March 3: Argentinean gypsy jazz guitar virtuoso Gonzalo Bergara and his band perform.

8 p.m., Saturday, March 4: An album release Celebration for David Whitman’s award-winning album “Oh Hugo!” The program will feature the composer/percussionist’s Jazz Septet with guests Bob Sheppard on woodwinds, Ryan Dragon on trombone, and Andrew Neesley on trumpet.

For more information and cost of tickets, visit dizzysjazz.com.

Misha Piatigorsky returns to dizzy’s with Chris Wabich on drums and Ahmet Turkmenaglu on bass.


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