Master Classes

Deeper into the music

 
Master Classes

Deeper into the music

 
Master Classes

Deeper into the music

 
Master Classes

Deeper into the music

 
Master Classes

Deeper into the music

Ensembles, Master Classes & Workshops

Exciting educational programs designed for teens and adults, aspiring musicians and experienced singers and instrumentalists.

SFJAZZ Girls Day
Free Workshop for Female Musicians

Saturday, March 28, 12-5pm • Joe Henderson Lab
Join celebrated women jazz faculty in this very special workshop for female jazz musicians ages 13-18. Essential skills including ensemble techniques, theory and musicianship will be the focus of this special program.

Vocal Master Class w/ Kitty Margolis

Saturday, May 30, 12-3pm • Joe Henderson Lab
In this master class, critically acclaimed vocalist/educator and recording artist Kitty Margolis will offer her unique insight into the secrets of vocal jazz from the nuts and bolts to the heart and soul.

The Music of Paco De Lucia

Wednesday, Jul 15, 7-9pm • Joe Henderson Lab
Join renowned flamenco guitarist Jason McGuire and members of the Emmy Award-winning Caminos Flamencos ensemble as they honor the extraordinary music and career of one of Spain’s most innovative and iconic artists, legendary guitarist Paco de Lucia.

Big Band Jazz
in the Modern Era

Wednesday, Jul 29, 7-9pm • Joe Henderson Lab
Emmy and Grammy-winning pianist, saxophonist, composer and bandleader Gordon Goodwin shares his insights and inspiration on running one of the world’s most successful jazz big bands working today.

Rhythms and Melodies of Brazil

Wednesday, Aug 5, 7-9pm • Joe Henderson LabVocalist and multi-instrumentalist Claudia Villela’s captivating artistry and profound love of her roots highlight this in-depth look at the musical diversity of Brazil.