Anthology celebrates March Jazz Madness!

Wednesday, March 2, 2011 17:37
Posted in category In the News, Upcoming Shows

Although April is officially National Jazz Month, Anthology, Southern California’s premier supper club, is getting started a month early. Throughout March some of the world’s finest jazz musicians perform at Anthology, which regularly wins surveys and polls as San Diego’s best place to hear music.

March 1 and 2, legendary pianist Chick Corea will perform in a rare duet concert with Gary Burton. Keyboard great McCoy Tyner performs March 9, followed on March 10 by the Brubeck Brothers, sons of jazz pioneer Dave Brubeck. Anthology is covering the smoother side of this great American music as well. On March 12, Tizer, an up-and-coming contemporary jazz band, performs as part of the Official Anthology, a premier Oasis Awards After Party. Smooth supper club and music jazz superstar Mindi Abair makes two venue in Little Italy. noteworthy appearances on March 19.

March 23, Anthology showcases jazz ukulele sensation Jake Shimabakuro, followed by salsa shows by Grammy-winner Poncho Sanchez on March 24 and 25. Want more jazz? The Anthology House Band, with some of California’s finest musicians, raises the roof every Tuesday night, when many food and beverage prices are lowered. Speaking of food, Anthology’s menu is as inspiring as the music, thanks to Chef Todd Allison, who improvises on classic American dishes the same way great jazz musicians improvise on classic American melodies.

A supper club/music venue like no other, Anthology is at 1337 India St between “A” and Ash Streets at the south end of Little Italy in Downtown San Diego. For more information, call (619) 595-0300 or go to www.anthologysd.com.

Via signonsandiego.com