Students to star at fundraiser

San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts will showcase its award-winning Jazz Band and Jazz Combos at the “Sunset Jazz at the Cove” fundraiser dinner/dance 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. April 18 at La Jolla Cove Suites overlooking La Jolla Cove.

Tickets are $25 for adults and $20 for students, for admission and dinner. Proceeds will go toward music education and programs at SCPA, San Diego’s art-themed magnet school serving youth from all areas of the city.

“Their eclectic mix of music covers the Big Band and Swing genres, as well as Fusion, Funk, and R&B. They have played with many locally and nationally known jazz musicians, such as trumpet player Gilbert Castellanos and saxophonist Charles Macpherson,” according to organizers. For tickets, call (619) 470-0555, ext. 210.