Education Events Calendar

Education Events Calendar

Classes, Workshops & Family Matinees

SFJAZZ has a number of educational programs designed for children and adults, aspiring musicians and experienced singers and instrumentalists.

Summer 2015 · Jazz Appreciation
Jul 29 7:00pm

Big Band Jazz
in the Modern Era
w/ Gordon Goodwin

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 05 7:00pm

Rhythms and Melodies
of Brazil w/ Claudia Villela

Joe Henderson Lab

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Summer Digital Lab Bootcamps
Aug 03 1:00pm

Digital Lab:
Recording, Mixing & Mastering
w/ ProTools & Ableton Live

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Koret Discover Jazz Series: Jazz Latino with John Santos
Aug 05 7:00pm

Class 1: The Early Years: 19th Century & 1920s

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 12 7:00pm

Class 2: Swing y Son: 1920s & 1930s

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 19 7:00pm

Class 3: Afro-Cuban Jazz: 1940s & 1950s

California Historical Society

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Aug 26 7:00pm

Class 4: New York, Cuba & Brazil: 1960s & 1970s

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Sep 02 7:00pm

Class 5: Broadening Horizons: 1980s & 1990s

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Sep 09 7:00pm

Class 6: New Millennium: Multi-dimensional and Uncontainable

Museum of the African Diaspora

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SFJAZZ World Drum Weekend
Aug 08 11:00am

Family Workshop:
Afro-Peruvian Rhythms
w/ Peta Robles
& Gabriela Shiroma

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 08 12:30pm

Sacred Music of Northeastern Brazil
w/ Jorge Alabe

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 08 2:30pm

Cuban Carnaval
w/ Jesús Diaz

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 09 12:00pm

Rhythms of Venezuela
w/ Jackeline Rago

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 09 2:00pm

Brazilian Bloco Afro
w/ Alfie Macias

Joe Henderson Lab

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2015-16 Season Digital Lab Classes
Sep 14 6:30pm

Digital Lab:
Intro to Ableton Live

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Sep 15 6:30pm

Digital Lab:
Intro to Logic Pro X

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Sep 16 6:30pm

Digital Lab:
Music Production 101

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Apr 02 11:00am

Digital Lab:
Ableton Live

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Apr 04 6:30pm

Digital Lab:
Logic Pro X

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Apr 05 6:30pm

Digital Lab:
Digital Recording & Mixing

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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2015-16 Season Family Matinees
Sep 26 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Peter Horvath Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Oct 24 11:00am

Family Matinee:
SFJAZZ Collective

Miner Auditorium

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Nov 07 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Dorado Schmitt
& Django All-Stars

Miner Auditorium

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Dec 12 11:00am

Family Matinee:
SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

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Feb 13 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Linda Tillery
& The Cultural Heritage Choir

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 12 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Caminos Flamencos

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 16 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Terrence Brewer
& Youth Speaks

Miner Auditorium

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May 21 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Daniel Handler, Marcus Shelby
& Friends

Miner Auditorium

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Koret Discover Jazz Course: Jazz by the Numbers
Oct 21 7:00pm

Jazz by the Numbers

Joe Henderson Lab

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Oct 28 7:00pm

Jazz by the Numbers

Joe Henderson Lab

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Nov 04 7:00pm

Jazz by the Numbers

Joe Henderson Lab

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Nov 11 7:00pm

Jazz by the Numbers

Joe Henderson Lab

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SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 2015-16 Concerts
Nov 20 8:00pm

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars Alumni & Combo

Joe Henderson Lab

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Dec 12 11:00am

Family Matinee:
SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

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May 15 7:30pm

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars Alumni & Combo

Miner Auditorium

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2015-16 Season Master Classes & Workshops
Nov 21 1:00pm

Master Class
w/ Esperanza Spalding

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jan 09 1:00pm

Master Class
w/ Edward Simon

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 19 1:00pm

2nd Annual SFJAZZ Girls Day:
Free Workshop for
Female Jazz Musicians

Joe Henderson Lab

FREE EVENT!
Apr 02 1:00pm

Percussion Master Class
w/ Zakir Hussain

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 30 1:00pm

Free International
Jazz Day Community
Jam

Joe Henderson Lab

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Monday Night Band
Dec 07 7:30pm

Monday Night Band
Showcase w/ Adam Theis

Miner Auditorium

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Koret Discover Jazz Course: A Joyful Noise
Feb 02 7:00pm

Afro-Cuban Sacred Music

Joe Henderson Lab

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Feb 09 7:00pm

Afro-Venezuelan Music

Joe Henderson Lab

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Feb 16 7:00pm

The African American Spiritual

Joe Henderson Lab

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Feb 23 7:00pm

African American Work Songs

Joe Henderson Lab

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Koret Discover Jazz Series: That's What She Said
Mar 02 7:00pm

The Blues is a Woman

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 09 7:00pm

The Great American
Songbook Revisited

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 16 7:00pm

Swinging the Band
(From Swing to Bebop)

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 23 7:00pm

Composers, Arrangers
& Bandleaders

Joe Henderson Lab

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A limited number of full and partial need-based scholarships are available to all programs. Please contact SFJAZZ Education for info: scholarships@sfjazz.org.