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69 Star Starred
North Park Theatre
At 28th Street 2891 University Avenue San Diego, CA 92104
619-239-8836
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“Has made an indelible contribution to the rise of American music.” —New York Times

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For over 60 years, James Moody has established himself as a saxophone master who “has made an indelible contribution to the rise of American music” (New York Times).  The NEA Jazz Master forged a lifelong friendship with Dizzy Gillespie after joining his band in 1946, and later went on to achieve great success as a world-class soloist showcasing his improvisational genius and serenading audiences with his hit song, “Moody’s Mood for Love.”

About the Ticket Supplier: La Jolla Music Society

La Jolla Music Society contributes to San Diego's cultural vitality year-round through a variety of concert genres, including classical, jazz and contemporary music, ballet and modern dance. The Society's signature event each year is the acclaimed SummerFest, a three-week chamber music festival of performances, live broadcasts, open rehearsals, educational encounters, pre-concert talks, and social events.