Matinee 3: The Swing Era
The Swing Era — It Don’t Mean a Thing...
Both fun and educational, Family Matinees provide a window into the exciting world of live jazz. Each one-hour matinee features live performance, audience participation, Q&A and amazing music. Although designed for elementary school students, our Family Matinees are open to music fans of all ages. Acclaimed bassist and composer Marcus Shelby leads this season’s wonderful program.
Explore the classic repertoire of Ellington, Basie, Herman, Goodman and discover music that was meant to make you get up and dance! Featuring an appearance by the SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Jazz Orchestra.