Jazzed up and ready to go
Highly in demand in Israel by jazz combos and rock bands alike by the time she was 21, guitarist Dida Pelled moved to New York after her army service and has broken out on her own as a singer-songwriter. She’ll be bringing her talents to the 29th annual Fillmore Jazz Festival, a two-day event that usually draws more than 100,000 people.
10:30 a.m. Sunday, July 7 at the Fillmore Jazz Festival, Fillmore Street (California Street stage), S.F. Free. www.fillmorejazzfestival.com
“George Gershwin Alone.” Show on the music and life of George Gershwin that has toured Broadway and London’s West End. At Berkeley Rep’s Thrust Stage, 2025 Addison St., Berkeley. 8 p.m. Extended through July 7. $29-$77. www.berkeleyrep.org.