Family Matinees

in Miner Auditorium

These affordably priced family-friendly concerts are a great way for you to pass your love of jazz onto the next generation. Bring the kids, the grandkids, and the neighbor’s kids to the gorgeous new SFJAZZ center for an engaging, entertaining and interactive musical experience.

Family Workshops
Select Family Matinees are followed by interactive workshops in the Joe Henderson Lab. Capacity is limited to 50 participants and reservations are on a first-come, first-served basis. Sign ups take place at a table in the lobby on the day of the concert.

A limited number of free tickets are available to low-income Bay Area school or community groups. If you are interested in bringing your school or community group to a Family Matinee, please fill out our ticket request form.

 

Matinee: The Next Generation

Family Matinee

The Next Generation

Saturday, June 8, 11:00am
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Fun for the whle family!
Family Matinee Series Series: Family Matinees  

Matinee: The Next Generation

Family Matinee

The Next Generation

Saturday, June 8, 11:00am
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Fun for the whle family!
Family Matinee Series Series: Family Matinees  

Matinee: The Next Generation

Family Matinee

The Next Generation

Saturday, June 8, 11:00am
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Fun for the whle family!
Family Matinee Series Series: Family Matinees  

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 Digital Lab Bootcamps
Aug 03 1:00pm

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

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Summer 2015 · Jazz Appreciation
Aug 05 7:00pm

Rhythms and Melodies
of Brazil w/ Claudia Villela

Joe Henderson 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

FREE EVENT!
Monday Night Band
Dec 07 7:30pm

Monday Night Band
Showcase w/ Adam Theis

Miner Auditorium

FREE EVENT!
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.

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Carolina Chocolate Drops


Carolina Chocolate Drops

featuring Regina Carter

Sunday, May 12, 3:00pm · 7:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Carolina Chocolate Drops


Carolina Chocolate Drops

featuring Regina Carter

Sunday, May 12, 3:00pm · 7:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Resident Artistic Director Regina Carter

Matinee: Fiddlin’ With Stories with John Blake

Regina Carter presents
Fiddlin’ With Stories
with John Blake

Saturday, May 11, 11:00am
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

John Blake

Matinee: Fiddlin’ With Stories with John Blake

Regina Carter presents
Fiddlin’ With Stories
with John Blake

Saturday, May 11, 11:00am
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

John Blake
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