Trumpeter Gilbert Castellanos opens the night by presenting the Young Lions Series at Croce’s Park West (2760 Fifth Avenue) this week featuring John Avery. Castellanos plays the first set, starting at 7:00 p.m. $5 cover, then heads to the Jazz Jam at Seven Grand with Joshua White, Rob Thorsen and Ryan Shaw. 9:00 p.m. No cover, 21+ musicians bring your horns!
Juice Box featuring Ed Kornhauser, Louis Valenzuela, Omar Lopez, and Matt Smith, are having a record-release celebration at Seven Grand, 9:30 p.m. free … Gilbert Castellanos is fronting a trio with Bobby Cressey and Charlie Chavez at Ortega’s Bistro (141 University) 7:00 p.m., no cover … Moonlight Serenade Orchestra are doing that dining and dancing thing at Tango Del Rey (3567 Del Rey Street) at 9:30 p.m. $10 a head … Gypsy Groove Hot Jazz Band with Bianca Lara, Jeffrey P. Ross, Guy Gonzales, and Tim Griffin perform at the San Diego Main Library (330 Park Boulevard) from 7:00 p.m. $30 per person (includes dinner) plus $5 parking.
The Joshua White Trio with Ben Wanicur on bass and Julien Cantelm on drums dig in at Dizzy’s (4275 Mission Bay Drive) 8:00 p.m. $15 cover … Gilbert Castellanos performs with guitarist Steve Cotter and bassist Katie Thiroux at the Westgate Hotel (1055 Second Avenue) starting at 8:00 p.m. $20 food/drink minimum, no cover … the Zinchiladas with Alex Lopez, Barry Jaquess, Melanie Jaquess, Alberto Diaz, and John Cunningham play D’Lish Bistro ( 386 East H Street) from 6:00 p.m. no cover.
The Park West Ensemble with Gilbert Castellanos, Joshua White, Dean Hulett, and Ryan Shaw are at Croce’s Park West, starting at 7:00 p.m. for a $5 cover … Son Pa Ti with Alex Lopez, Mark Lopez, Alberto Diaz, and Juan Santana do that Latin thing at the Turquoise Europa Café (873 Turquoise Street) 9:00 p.m. free …Patrick Berrogain Trio with Robin Adler are setting up at the Westgate Hotel, 8:00 p.m. no cover, $20 food/drink minimum … the Reka Parker / Paul Seaforth Quartet with Jeff Blanco and Bob Daniels pay tribute to Chet Baker at 98 Bottles (2400 Kettner Boulevard) 8:00 p.m. $15 at the door.
Lorraine Castellanos presents Sassy Sunday with Ed Kornhauser at the Turf Supper Club (1116 25th Street) starting at 8:00 p.m. no cover charge … The Matt Smith Neu Jazz Trio host the afternoon jam session at 98 Bottles featuring Ed Kornhauser and Mackenzie Leighton from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., 21+, musicians bring your instruments!