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Justin Grinnell Quintet
Grew's Tunes! Celebrating the Music of Pianist Mulgrew Miller
L > R: Derek Cannon (trp), Jim Plank (dr), Melonie Grinnell (pno), Justin Grinnell (bs), Tripp Sprague (ts)
Dec. 3, 2017 @ Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA



Justin Grinnell Quartet
My Song! Celebrating the Music of Pianist Keith Jarrett
L > R: Melonie Grinnell (pno), Justin Grinnell (bs), David Borgo (ts), Andrew Munsey (dr)
Nov. 5, 2017 @ Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA



Danny Green Trio Plus Strings & Ines Irawati
TedX San Diego
Danny Green (pno, on right), Ines Irawati (pno, on left), Justin Grinnell (bs), Julien Cantelm (dr), Isaac Allen (vln), Travis Maril (vla), Erica Erenyi (clo)
Oct. 14, 2017 @ Copley Symphony Hall, San Diego, CA



Justin Grinnell Quintet
Monk's Music! Celebrating Thelonious Monk's 100th Birthday
L > R: Melonie Grinnell (pno), Derek Cannon (trp), Justin Grinnell (bs), Richard Sellers (dr), Tripp Sprague (ts)
Oct. 1, 2017 @ Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA



Danny Green Trio Plus Strings
L > R: Danny Green (pno), Isaac Allen (vln), Igor Pandurski (vln), Justin Grinnell (bs), Erica Ereyni (clo), Travis Maril (vla), Julien Cantelm (dr)
Aug. 19, 2017 @ Museum of Making Music, Carlsbad, CA



Danny Green Trio
San Jose Jazz Summer Fest
Danny Green (pno), Justin Grinnell (bs), Julien Cantelm (dr)
Aug. 12, 2017 @ Cafe Stritch, San Jose, CA



Danny Green Trio
Danny Green (pno), Justin Grinnell (bs), Julien Cantelm (dr)
Aug. 4, 2017 @ Blue Whale, Los Angeles, CA



Jonathan Karrant Trio
L > R: Bob Boss (gtr), Justin Grinnell (bs), Jonathan Karrant (vcl)
July 29, 2017 @ Westgate Hotel, San Diego, CA



Mulgrew Miller Combo
2017 Francis Parker/Jazz 88.3 KSDS Summer Jazz Workshop (High School Week)
L > R: Nick (dr), Sam (trp), Angelica (bs), Jason (pno), Melonie Grinnell (co-director), Justin Grinnell (co-director)
July 29, 2017 @ House of Blues, San Diego, CA



GPS Plus M Quartet
L > R: Jim Plank (vb), Justin Grinnell (bs), Tripp Sprague (ts), Duncan Moore (dr)
July 21, 2017 @ Handlery Hotel, San Diego, CA



Bass Breakout Session
2017 Francis Parker/Jazz 88.3 KSDS Summer Jazz Workshop (Middle School Week)
Middle L: Justin Grinnell (Workshop Faculty Member, Ensemble Director, Bass Instructor)
July 14, 2017 @ Francis Parker School, San Diego, CA



2017 Francis Parker/Jazz 88.3 KSDS Summer Jazz Workshop (Middle School Week)
Summer Jazz Workshop Faculty Performance
L > R: Melonie Grinnell (pno), Tommy Collins (gtr), Leonard Patton (vcl, perc), Justin Grinnell (bs)
July 12, 2017 @ Francis Parker School, San Diego, CA



Danny Green Trio "One Day It Will" Recording Session
L > R: Justin Grinnell (bs), Danny Green (pno), Julien Cantelm (dr)
July 6, 2017 @ Tritone Recording, Glendale, CA



Jonathan Karrant Quartet
L > R: Danny Green (pno, not pictured), Justin Grinnell (bs), Jonathan Karrant (vcl), Julien Cantelm (dr)
June 27, 2017 @ Martinis Above Fourth, San Diego, CA



Peter Sprague Group
Jazz Explorations of Rock Classics
L > R: Duncan Moore (dr), Peter Sprague (gtr), Justin Grinnell (bs)
Not pictured: Rebecca Jade (vcl), Leonard Patton (vcl), Danny Green (pno)
June 25, 2017 @ Public Park, Rancho Santa Fe, CA



2017 San Diego Bass Fest Faculty
L > R: Justin Grinnell, Jeremy Kurtz, PJ Cinque, Jory Herman, Sayuri Yamamoto, Mark Dresser
June 23, 2017 @ San Diego State University, San Diego, CA



Peter Sprague Group
Plays The Music Of Stevie Wonder
L > R: Peter Sprague (gtr), Tripp Sprague (ts), Gillian Margot (vcl), Leonard Patton (vcl), Duncan Moore (dr, behind Leonard), Justin Grinnell (bs), Geoffrey Keezer (pno)
Apr. 27, 2017 @ Off Broadway Live, Santee, CA



Tobin Chodos Quartet
L > R: Tobin Chodos (pno), David Borgo (ts), Justin Grinnell (bs), Andrew Munsey (dr)
Apr. 22, 2017 @ The Loft, UCSD, San Diego, CA



Justin Grinnell Trio
L > R: Matthew Smith (dr), Justin Grinnell (bs), Melonie Grinnell (pno)
Mar. 17, 2017 @ Handlery Hotel, San Diego, CA



2017 Brasil Jazz Festa
L > R: Danny Green (pno), Lori Bell (fl), Justin Grinnell (bs), Allison Adams Tucker (vcl), Julien Cantelm (dr), Bruno Moreira (perc), Mark Lamson (perc)
Feb. 19, 2017 @ Dizzy's, Musicians Association, San Diego, CA



Danny Green Trio
Village Jazz Series
L > R: Justin Grinnell (bs), Danny Green (pno), Julien Cantelm (dr)
Feb. 16, 2017 @ Yuma Palms Regional Center, Yuma, AZ



Valentine's Day Tribute To Pops & Ella
L > R: Ed Kornhauser (pno), Gillian Margot (vcl), Duncan Moore (dr), Leonard Patton (vcl), Justin Grinnell (bs), Curtis Taylor (trp)
Feb. 14, 2017 @ Dizzy's, Musicians Association, San Diego, CA



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