The popular weekly Jazz at the Merc series welcomes the The Pat Rizzo Quartet this Thursday.
The performance gets underway at 7:30 p.m. on May 31 at the Club at the Merc at Old Town Temecula Community Theater, located at 42051 Main St. in Temecula.
Featuring Pat on saxophone, Yarek Yurant on piano, Jim DeJulio on bass, and Steve Neilen on drums, the concert is part of a weekly program that offers swinging jazz sounds in an intimate club setting.
Upcoming concerts include:
June 7 - Marshall Hawkins (bass), with Joshua White (piano), and Duncan Moore (drums)
June 14 – Peter Smith (piano) with Jim DeJulio (bass), and Peter Buck (drums)
June 21 – Harold Mason (drums) with Richard Simon (bass) and Llew Matthews (piano)
June 22 – Friday! Vocalist Perla Batalla with Karen Hammack on piano
June 28 – Jimmie Dykes (piano) with Henry Franklin(bass), and Jack LeCompte (drums)
July 5 – Stan Watkins Trio – Stan (trumpet), Joe Bagg (piano) and David Enos (bass)
July 12 – Keith Droste (piano) with David Enos (bass)
July 19 – Bob Sheppard (sax) and friends
Admission is $15.
Tickets can be purchased at the box office, at www.temeculatheater.org, or by calling 866-653-8696.