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"Dizzy Hour" with Michael Ricci

The after-work "Dizzy Hours" (named for renowned jazz trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, who acquired his famous nickname while living in Philadelphia) will invite audiences to learn about the fundamentals of jazz from Michael Ricci, 
Founder/Publisher of 
All About Jazz/Jazz Near You. Join the Philadelphia Jazz Project as we laugh with a local comedian, play jazz trivia and enjoy finding great surprises in the scavenger hunt.

"Dizzy Hour" with Michael Ricci
  • Jerry Mulligan's saxophone, far left, Charlie Parker's alto saxophone, second from left, Thelonius Monk's smoking jacket, center, Dizzy Gillespie's trumpet, second from right, and a 31-page letter by Louis Armstrong to his manager, far right, are among jazz items on display during a press preview in New York, Thursday Jan. 20, 2005. Items from the estates of some of jazz's most famous artists will be up for auction at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York on Feb. 20. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews) AP
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401 South Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19147
The after-work “Dizzy Hours” (named for renowned jazz trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, who acquired his famous nickname while living in Philadelphia) will invite audiences to learn about the fundamentals of jazz from Michael Ricci, 
Founder/Publisher of 
All About Jazz/Jazz Near You. Join the Philadelphia Jazz Project as we laugh with a local comedian, play jazz trivia and enjoy finding great surprises in the scavenger hunt.
Location and Nearby Information
Nearby Venues
  • Shubin Theater
  • Society Hill Playhouse
  • Philadelphia Arts Bank
  • Fluid Nightclub
  • Tempesta di Mare
Nearby Restaurants
  • Pat's King Of Steaks
  • Morning Glory Diner
  • Copabanana
  • Fitzwater Cafe
  • Triangle Tavern
Where:
401 South Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215)545-4400
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