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21 - Mar
Category: Concerts & Music, Food & Dining, Festivals & Fairs
Where:Home of Danny Green, Address provided upon ticket purchase, La Mesa, California, United States, 91941
The Green House Concert series continues on Saturday March 21, 2020 with a duo performance featuring trumpeter Gilbert Castellanos and pianist Danny. Both critically acclaimed artists, this concert is not to be missed! The address for the house concert will be sent to you upon purchase. Gilbert Castellanos Bio: Gilbert Castellanos is a top-call jazz trumpeter, renowned musician, curator, educator, composer and arranger. An established scene-maker on the West Coast for over twenty years, Castellanos has forged collaborations with major art and cultural institutions including: the San Diego Symphony (Artistic Curator for Jazz at The Jacobs & Bayside Summer Nights Jazz series), the San Diego Museum of Art (Artistic Curator for Portraits In Jazz series) and the San Diego Ballet (Resident Composer). The Wednesday Jazz Jam at Panama 66, one of three collaborations with the San Diego Museum of Art, is the citys longest-running jam session, and the largest on the West Coast. The jam session is preceded by the Young Lions Series, launched by Castellanos in 2013 to provide public performance opportunities for middle and high school jazz students. Music fans descend on Balboa Park weekly to attend the popular music events, bringing the beloved urban attraction to life in the evening. During the summer, the crowds in Copley Auditorium have been known to reach 500.. In 2017, he founded the Young Lions Jazz Conservatory, an award-winning after-school music education program modeled after the impactful mentoring programs of respected jazz educators, including Art Blakey and Dizzy Gillespie. Today, nearly 100 Young Lions attend the conservatory, a flourishing non-profit organization based in the Liberty Station Arts District. His strategic partnerships extend beyond the Arts. 2020 marks the inaugural year of a new series with Scripps Research; the realms of jazz and science will merge in Jazz Nights featuring the countrys hottest musicians. For eight years, Castellanos has held a F
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