Zakir Hussain w/ Kumaresh Rajagopalan & Jayanthi Kumaresh

 

Resident Artistic Director
Zakir Hussain

w/ Kumaresh Rajagopalan
& Jayanthi Kumaresh

Thursday, October 9, 7:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Resident Artistic Director Zakir Hussain

2014-15 Season Events Calendar

2014-15 Season at the SFJAZZ Center

Weekly Theme View

Weekly Theme View

  2014-15 Season

Resident Artistic Director Eric Harland
Feb 01 7:30pm
Battle of the Bay

Eric Harland's Voyager
w/ members of Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Sō Percussion
Feb 03 7:30pm
Percussion Masters

Sō Percussion:
Music of Steve Reich,
Bryce Dessner & Steve Mackey

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Tuck & Patti
Feb 05 7:00pm8:30pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 06 7:00pm8:30pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 07 7:00pm8:30pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 08 5:30pm7:00pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
February SFJAZZ Hotplate
Feb 12 8:00pm9:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Tiffany Austin
performs Nina Simone's
High Priestess of Soul

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Week of Love
Feb 12 7:30pm
Modern Cool

Patricia Barber

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 13 7:30pm
But Beautiful

Mary Stallings
w/ Eric Reed Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 14 7:00pm9:30pm
Women With Voices

Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project
feat. Lizz Wright, Nona Hendryx,
Ingrid Jensen, Tia Fuller
& Helen Sung

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 15 7:00pm9:30pm
Over The Rainbow

Jane Monheit:
Music of Judy Garland

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Swing!
Feb 18 7:30pm
Swing Time

Scott Hamilton Quintet
feat. Harry Allen

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 19 7:30pm
From Paris with Love

Paris Combo

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 20 7:30pm
From Paris with Love

Paris Combo

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 21 7:30pm
Elling Swings Sinatra

Kurt Elling

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 22 4:00pm
Sinatra Swings

Kurt Elling

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Conversation with Photographer Jim Goldberg
Feb 25 7:00pm
SFJAZZ & The NY Times present

“Rich and Poor”
A Conversation
w/ Photographer
Jim Goldberg

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Taj Mahal
Feb 26 7:30pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 27 7:30pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 28 7:30pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 01 7:00pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Adam Theis
Mar 05 7:00pm8:30pm
Jazz + Classical

Adam Theis
& the Western Territory Project

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 06 7:00pm8:30pm
A Grand Encounter

Adam Theis
& the Tiffany Austin Quartet

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 07 7:00pm8:30pm
Power Play

Adam Theis, Wil Blades
& the Joe Bagale Mega Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 08 5:30pm7:00pm
A Classic Re-imagined

Adam Theis
Mingus Ah Um Project

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Miles Smiles SFJAZZ Hotplate Festival
Mar 12 7:00pm8:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Matt Clark performs
Miles Davis' Miles Smiles

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 13 7:00pm8:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Peter Horvath performs
Herbie Hancock's Head Hunters

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 14 7:00pm8:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Michael Zilber's Weather Wayne
plays Wayne Shorter

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 15 5:30pm7:00pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Wil Blades performs
Tony Williams Lifetime's
Emergency

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
René Marie
Mar 19 7:00pm8:30pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 20 7:00pm8:30pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 21 7:00pm8:30pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 22 5:30pm7:00pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Global Sounds
Mar 11 7:30pm
Legends Of South Africa

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 19 7:30pm
Fado Master

Camané

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 20 7:30pm
Pan-Global Vocalist

Kiran Ahluwalia

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 21 7:30pm
Bhangra Funk

Red Baraat

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ High School All-Stars
Mar 22 2:00pm
Honoring the Great Jazz Women

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars w/ Melissa Aldana
& Angela Wellman

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
ECM Fest
Mar 26 7:30pm
Electric Jazz & Strings

Chris Potter’s
Underground Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 27 7:30pm
On The Cutting Edge

Vijay Iyer Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 28 7:30pm
Brazilian Jazz Giant

Egberto Gismonti

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 29 7:00pm
New York Quartet

Tomasz Stanko

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Resident Artistic Director Zakir Hussain - Spring Shows
Mar 30 7:30pm
Listening Party

Listening Party
w/ Zakir Hussain

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 02 7:30pm
Pulse of the World

Zakir Hussain
& Celtic Connections

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 03 7:30pm
Pulse of the World

Zakir Hussain
& Celtic Connections

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 04 7:30pm
Common Ground

Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke
+ special guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 05 7:00pm
Common Ground

Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke
+ special guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Max Raabe & Palast Orchester
Apr 03 8:00pm
1920s German Cabaret

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester

Davies Symphony Hall

Buy Tickets
April SFJAZZ Hotplate
Apr 09 8:00pm9:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Tammy Hall
plays Shirley Horn

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Resident Artistic Director Terence Blanchard
Apr 09 7:30pm
Passing The Torch

Terence Blanchard
w/ Kenny Barron
& Ambrose Akinmusire

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 10 7:30pm
CD Release Party

Terence Blanchard E-Collective

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 11 7:30pm
A Tale of God's Will

Terence Blanchard Quintet
w/ String Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 12 7:00pm
A Tale of God's Will

Terence Blanchard Quintet
w/ String Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ Poetry Festival: "The Cities Speak of Poetry"
Apr 16 7:30pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. Berkeley Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 17 7:30pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. Oakland Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 18 7:30pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. San Jose Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 19 7:00pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. San Francisco Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
DakhaBrakha
Apr 16 7:30pm
Ukranian Roots

DakhaBrakha

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Gilberto Gil
Apr 16 8:00pm
Brazilian Genius

Gilberto Gil

Davies Symphony Hall

Buy Tickets
Charles Lloyd
Apr 23 7:30pm
U.S. Premiere

Charles Lloyd
Wild Man Dance Suite

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 24 7:30pm
U.S. Premiere

Charles Lloyd
Wild Man Dance Suite

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 25 7:30pm
All-Star Quartet

Charles Lloyd New Quartet

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 26 7:00pm
Band of Brothers

Charles Lloyd
w/ Bill Frisell & Friends

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Resident Artistic Director Esperanza Spalding
Apr 30 7:30pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
Chamber Music Society

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 01 7:30pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
Radio Music Society

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 02 7:30pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 03 7:00pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ Gala 2015
May 08 6:00pm
Special Event

SFJAZZ Gala 2015:
w/ Honoree Joni Mitchell

Miner Auditorium

Carolina Chocolate Drops
May 14 7:30pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 15 7:30pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 16 7:30pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 17 4:00pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Lavay Smith: Rhythm & Soul Revue
May 21 7:00pm8:30pm
The Women of Soul

Lavay Smith:
Ladies of Song

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 22 7:00pm8:30pm
Soul Men

Lavay Smith:
Men of Blue

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 23 7:00pm8:30pm
New Orleans Rhythm & Soul

Lavay Smith:
NOLA

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 24 5:30pm7:00pm
Country-Soul

Lavay Smith:
Country-Soul

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Laurie Anderson
May 28 7:30pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 29 7:30pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 30 7:30pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 31 4:00pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Family Matinees
Feb 14 11:00am
Harriet Tubman & The Blues

Family Matinee:
Marcus Shelby Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 21 11:00am
The Great Ladies of Jazz & Blues

Family Matinee:
Pamela Rose
& guest Allison Miller

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 25 11:00am
Young Lions of Jazz

Family Matinee:
Gerald Clayton Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 16 11:00am
Downhome Roots Music

Family Matinee:
Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets

Date View

Date View

  2014-15 Season

February 2015
Feb 01 7:30pm
Battle of the Bay

Eric Harland's Voyager
w/ members of Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 03 7:30pm
Percussion Masters

Sō Percussion:
Music of Steve Reich,
Bryce Dessner & Steve Mackey

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 05 7:00pm 8:30pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 06 7:00pm 8:30pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 07 7:00pm 8:30pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 08 5:30pm 7:00pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 12 7:30pm
Modern Cool

Patricia Barber

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 12 8:00pm 9:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Tiffany Austin
performs Nina Simone's
High Priestess of Soul

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 13 7:30pm
But Beautiful

Mary Stallings
w/ Eric Reed Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 14 11:00am
Harriet Tubman & The Blues

Family Matinee:
Marcus Shelby Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 14 7:00pm 9:30pm
Women With Voices

Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project
feat. Lizz Wright, Nona Hendryx,
Ingrid Jensen, Tia Fuller
& Helen Sung

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 15 7:00pm 9:30pm
Over The Rainbow

Jane Monheit:
Music of Judy Garland

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 18 7:30pm
Swing Time

Scott Hamilton Quintet
feat. Harry Allen

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 19 7:30pm
From Paris with Love

Paris Combo

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 20 7:30pm
From Paris with Love

Paris Combo

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 21 7:30pm
Elling Swings Sinatra

Kurt Elling

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 22 4:00pm
Sinatra Swings

Kurt Elling

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 25 7:00pm
SFJAZZ & The NY Times present

“Rich and Poor”
A Conversation
w/ Photographer
Jim Goldberg

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 26 7:30pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 27 7:30pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 28 7:30pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
March 2015
Mar 01 7:00pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 05 7:00pm 8:30pm
Jazz + Classical

Adam Theis
& the Western Territory Project

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 06 7:00pm 8:30pm
A Grand Encounter

Adam Theis
& the Tiffany Austin Quartet

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 07 7:00pm 8:30pm
Power Play

Adam Theis, Wil Blades
& the Joe Bagale Mega Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 08 5:30pm 7:00pm
A Classic Re-imagined

Adam Theis
Mingus Ah Um Project

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 11 7:30pm
Legends Of South Africa

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 12 7:00pm 8:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Matt Clark performs
Miles Davis' Miles Smiles

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 13 7:00pm 8:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Peter Horvath performs
Herbie Hancock's Head Hunters

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 14 7:00pm 8:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Michael Zilber's Weather Wayne
plays Wayne Shorter

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 15 5:30pm 7:00pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Wil Blades performs
Tony Williams Lifetime's
Emergency

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 19 7:00pm 8:30pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 19 7:30pm
Fado Master

Camané

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 20 7:00pm 8:30pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 20 7:30pm
Pan-Global Vocalist

Kiran Ahluwalia

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 21 11:00am
The Great Ladies of Jazz & Blues

Family Matinee:
Pamela Rose
& guest Allison Miller

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 21 7:00pm 8:30pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 21 7:30pm
Bhangra Funk

Red Baraat

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 22 2:00pm
Honoring the Great Jazz Women

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars w/ Melissa Aldana
& Angela Wellman

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 22 5:30pm 7:00pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 26 7:30pm
Electric Jazz & Strings

Chris Potter’s
Underground Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 27 7:30pm
On The Cutting Edge

Vijay Iyer Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 28 7:30pm
Brazilian Jazz Giant

Egberto Gismonti

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 29 7:00pm
New York Quartet

Tomasz Stanko

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 30 7:30pm
Listening Party

Listening Party
w/ Zakir Hussain

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
April 2015
Apr 02 7:30pm
Pulse of the World

Zakir Hussain
& Celtic Connections

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 03 7:30pm
Pulse of the World

Zakir Hussain
& Celtic Connections

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 03 8:00pm
1920s German Cabaret

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester

Davies Symphony Hall

Buy Tickets
Apr 04 7:30pm
Common Ground

Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke
+ special guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 05 7:00pm
Common Ground

Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke
+ special guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 09 7:30pm
Passing The Torch

Terence Blanchard
w/ Kenny Barron
& Ambrose Akinmusire

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 09 8:00pm 9:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Tammy Hall
plays Shirley Horn

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 10 7:30pm
CD Release Party

Terence Blanchard E-Collective

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 11 7:30pm
A Tale of God's Will

Terence Blanchard Quintet
w/ String Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 12 7:00pm
A Tale of God's Will

Terence Blanchard Quintet
w/ String Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 16 7:30pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. Berkeley Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 16 7:30pm
Ukranian Roots

DakhaBrakha

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 16 8:00pm
Brazilian Genius

Gilberto Gil

Davies Symphony Hall

Buy Tickets
Apr 17 7:30pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. Oakland Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 18 7:30pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. San Jose Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 19 7:00pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. San Francisco Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 23 7:30pm
U.S. Premiere

Charles Lloyd
Wild Man Dance Suite

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 24 7:30pm
U.S. Premiere

Charles Lloyd
Wild Man Dance Suite

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 25 11:00am
Young Lions of Jazz

Family Matinee:
Gerald Clayton Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 25 7:30pm
All-Star Quartet

Charles Lloyd New Quartet

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 26 7:00pm
Band of Brothers

Charles Lloyd
w/ Bill Frisell & Friends

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 30 7:30pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
Chamber Music Society

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 2015
May 01 7:30pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
Radio Music Society

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 02 7:30pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 03 7:00pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 08 6:00pm
Special Event

SFJAZZ Gala 2015:
w/ Honoree Joni Mitchell

Miner Auditorium

May 14 7:30pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 15 7:30pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 16 11:00am
Downhome Roots Music

Family Matinee:
Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 16 7:30pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 17 4:00pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 21 7:00pm 8:30pm
The Women of Soul

Lavay Smith:
Ladies of Song

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 22 7:00pm 8:30pm
Soul Men

Lavay Smith:
Men of Blue

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 23 7:00pm 8:30pm
New Orleans Rhythm & Soul

Lavay Smith:
NOLA

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 24 5:30pm 7:00pm
Country-Soul

Lavay Smith:
Country-Soul

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 28 7:30pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 29 7:30pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 30 7:30pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 31 4:00pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets

Education Events

Education Events

  Upcoming Education Events

2014-15 Digital Lab Program
Feb 02 6:30pm

Digital Lab: Ableton Live Level I

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 03 6:30pm

Digital Lab: Logic Pro X Level I

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 04 6:30pm

Digital Lab: Songwriting & Digital Performance

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 02 6:30pm

Digital Lab: Ableton Live Level II

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 03 6:30pm

Digital Lab: Logic Pro X Level II

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 07 11:00am

Digital Lab: Recording & Mixing w/ ProTools

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

Buy Tickets
Koret Discover Jazz Series: Sounds of Resistance
Feb 03 7:00pm

Songs of the South

African American Arts & Culture Complex

Buy Tickets
Feb 10 7:00pm

The Blues: From Rural to Urban

African American Arts & Culture Complex

Buy Tickets
Feb 17 7:00pm

Civil Unrest to Civil Rights

African American Arts & Culture Complex

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Feb 24 7:00pm

Jazz and Activism

African American Arts & Culture Complex

Buy Tickets
Family Matinees
Feb 14 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Marcus Shelby Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 21 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Pamela Rose
& guest Allison Miller

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 25 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Gerald Clayton Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 16 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Koret Discover Jazz Series: Pioneering Women of Jazz
Mar 04 7:00pm

Blues Legends

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 11 7:00pm

The Sweethearts of Rhythm

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 18 7:00pm

Mary Lou Williams

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 25 7:00pm

Vocal Legends

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ High School All-Stars
Mar 22 2:00pm

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars w/ Melissa Aldana
& Angela Wellman

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ High School All-Stars
Mar 22 2:00pm

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars w/ Melissa Aldana
& Angela Wellman

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
2014-15 Season Master Classes
Mar 28 12:00pm

SFJAZZ Girls Day:
Free Workshop for
Female Musicians

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 30 12:00pm

Vocal Master Class w/ Kitty Margolis

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
The Business of Music
Apr 08 7:00pm

Music Artists

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 15 7:00pm

The Biz

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 22 7:00pm

Music & Technology

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 29 7:00pm

Songs: The Soundtrack of your Life

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets

Date View

  2014-15 Season

February 2015
Feb 01 7:30pm
Battle of the Bay

Eric Harland's Voyager
w/ members of Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 03 7:30pm
Percussion Masters

Sō Percussion:
Music of Steve Reich,
Bryce Dessner & Steve Mackey

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 05 7:00pm 8:30pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 06 7:00pm 8:30pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 07 7:00pm 8:30pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 08 5:30pm 7:00pm
CD Release Party

Tuck & Patti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 12 7:30pm
Modern Cool

Patricia Barber

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 12 8:00pm 9:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Tiffany Austin
performs Nina Simone's
High Priestess of Soul

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Feb 13 7:30pm
But Beautiful

Mary Stallings
w/ Eric Reed Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 14 11:00am
Harriet Tubman & The Blues

Family Matinee:
Marcus Shelby Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 14 7:00pm 9:30pm
Women With Voices

Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project
feat. Lizz Wright, Nona Hendryx,
Ingrid Jensen, Tia Fuller
& Helen Sung

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 15 7:00pm 9:30pm
Over The Rainbow

Jane Monheit:
Music of Judy Garland

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 18 7:30pm
Swing Time

Scott Hamilton Quintet
feat. Harry Allen

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Feb 19 7:30pm
From Paris with Love

Paris Combo

Miner Auditorium

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Feb 20 7:30pm
From Paris with Love

Paris Combo

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Feb 21 7:30pm
Elling Swings Sinatra

Kurt Elling

Miner Auditorium

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Feb 22 4:00pm
Sinatra Swings

Kurt Elling

Miner Auditorium

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Feb 25 7:00pm
SFJAZZ & The NY Times present

“Rich and Poor”
A Conversation
w/ Photographer
Jim Goldberg

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Feb 26 7:30pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

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Feb 27 7:30pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

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Feb 28 7:30pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

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March 2015
Mar 01 7:00pm
Roots & Grooves

Taj Mahal

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 05 7:00pm 8:30pm
Jazz + Classical

Adam Theis
& the Western Territory Project

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 06 7:00pm 8:30pm
A Grand Encounter

Adam Theis
& the Tiffany Austin Quartet

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 07 7:00pm 8:30pm
Power Play

Adam Theis, Wil Blades
& the Joe Bagale Mega Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 08 5:30pm 7:00pm
A Classic Re-imagined

Adam Theis
Mingus Ah Um Project

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 11 7:30pm
Legends Of South Africa

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

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Mar 12 7:00pm 8:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Matt Clark performs
Miles Davis' Miles Smiles

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 13 7:00pm 8:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Peter Horvath performs
Herbie Hancock's Head Hunters

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 14 7:00pm 8:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Michael Zilber's Weather Wayne
plays Wayne Shorter

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 15 5:30pm 7:00pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Wil Blades performs
Tony Williams Lifetime's
Emergency

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 19 7:00pm 8:30pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 19 7:30pm
Fado Master

Camané

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Mar 20 7:00pm 8:30pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 20 7:30pm
Pan-Global Vocalist

Kiran Ahluwalia

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 21 11:00am
The Great Ladies of Jazz & Blues

Family Matinee:
Pamela Rose
& guest Allison Miller

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Mar 21 7:00pm 8:30pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 21 7:30pm
Bhangra Funk

Red Baraat

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Mar 22 2:00pm
Honoring the Great Jazz Women

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars w/ Melissa Aldana
& Angela Wellman

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Mar 22 5:30pm 7:00pm
With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 26 7:30pm
Electric Jazz & Strings

Chris Potter’s
Underground Orchestra

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Mar 27 7:30pm
On The Cutting Edge

Vijay Iyer Trio

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Mar 28 7:30pm
Brazilian Jazz Giant

Egberto Gismonti

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Mar 29 7:00pm
New York Quartet

Tomasz Stanko

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Mar 30 7:30pm
Listening Party

Listening Party
w/ Zakir Hussain

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April 2015
Apr 02 7:30pm
Pulse of the World

Zakir Hussain
& Celtic Connections

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Apr 03 7:30pm
Pulse of the World

Zakir Hussain
& Celtic Connections

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Apr 03 8:00pm
1920s German Cabaret

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester

Davies Symphony Hall

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Apr 04 7:30pm
Common Ground

Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke
+ special guests

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Apr 05 7:00pm
Common Ground

Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke
+ special guests

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Apr 09 7:30pm
Passing The Torch

Terence Blanchard
w/ Kenny Barron
& Ambrose Akinmusire

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Apr 09 8:00pm 9:30pm
SFJAZZ Hotplate

Tammy Hall
plays Shirley Horn

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 10 7:30pm
CD Release Party

Terence Blanchard E-Collective

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 11 7:30pm
A Tale of God's Will

Terence Blanchard Quintet
w/ String Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 12 7:00pm
A Tale of God's Will

Terence Blanchard Quintet
w/ String Orchestra

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Apr 16 7:30pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. Berkeley Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 16 7:30pm
Ukranian Roots

DakhaBrakha

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Apr 16 8:00pm
Brazilian Genius

Gilberto Gil

Davies Symphony Hall

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Apr 17 7:30pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. Oakland Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 18 7:30pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. San Jose Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 19 7:00pm
The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. San Francisco Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 23 7:30pm
U.S. Premiere

Charles Lloyd
Wild Man Dance Suite

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 24 7:30pm
U.S. Premiere

Charles Lloyd
Wild Man Dance Suite

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Apr 25 11:00am
Young Lions of Jazz

Family Matinee:
Gerald Clayton Trio

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Apr 25 7:30pm
All-Star Quartet

Charles Lloyd New Quartet

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Apr 26 7:00pm
Band of Brothers

Charles Lloyd
w/ Bill Frisell & Friends

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Apr 30 7:30pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
Chamber Music Society

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May 2015
May 01 7:30pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
Radio Music Society

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May 02 7:30pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

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May 03 7:00pm
Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

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May 08 6:00pm
Special Event

SFJAZZ Gala 2015:
w/ Honoree Joni Mitchell

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May 14 7:30pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

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May 15 7:30pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

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May 16 11:00am
Downhome Roots Music

Family Matinee:
Carolina Chocolate Drops

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May 16 7:30pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

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May 17 4:00pm
Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops

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May 21 7:00pm 8:30pm
The Women of Soul

Lavay Smith:
Ladies of Song

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 22 7:00pm 8:30pm
Soul Men

Lavay Smith:
Men of Blue

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 23 7:00pm 8:30pm
New Orleans Rhythm & Soul

Lavay Smith:
NOLA

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 24 5:30pm 7:00pm
Country-Soul

Lavay Smith:
Country-Soul

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 28 7:30pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

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May 29 7:30pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

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May 30 7:30pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

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May 31 4:00pm
Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

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Terence Blanchard w/ Kenny Barron & Ambrose Akinmusire

 

Resident Artistic Director
Terence Blanchard
w/ Kenny Barron
& Ambrose Akinmusire

Thursday, April 9, 7:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Resident Artistic Director Terence Blanchard

Terence Blanchard w/ Kenny Barron & Ambrose Akinmusire

 

Resident Artistic Director
Terence Blanchard
w/ Kenny Barron
& Ambrose Akinmusire

Thursday, April 9, 7:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Kenny Barron

Terence Blanchard w/ Kenny Barron & Ambrose Akinmusire

 

Resident Artistic Director
Terence Blanchard
w/ Kenny Barron
& Ambrose Akinmusire

Thursday, April 9, 7:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Ambrose Akinmusire

Terence Blanchard: A Tale of God’s Will

 

Terence Blanchard Quintet

w/ String Orchestra
A Tale of God’s Will

Saturday, April 11, 7:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Resident Artistic Director Terence Blanchard

Esperanza Spalding & Special Guests

 

Resident Artistic Director
Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

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

Resident Artistic Director Esperanza Spalding

Esperanza Spalding & Special Guests

 

Resident Artistic Director
Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

Saturday, May 2, 7:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Resident Artistic Director Esperanza Spalding

Esperanza Spalding: Radio Music Society

 

Resident Artistic Director
Esperanza Spalding
Radio Music Society

Friday, May 1, 7:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Resident Artistic Director Esperanza Spalding

Esperanza Spalding: Chamber Music Society

 

Resident Artistic Director
Esperanza Spalding
Chamber Music Society

Thursday, April 30, 7:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Miner Auditorium

Resident Artistic Director Esperanza Spalding

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester

Max Raabe

& Palast Orchester

Friday, April 3, 8:00pm
at Davies Symphony Hall

Max Raabe
1920s German Cabaret Series: Max Raabe & Palast Orchester  

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester

Max Raabe

& Palast Orchester

Friday, April 3, 8:00pm
at Davies Symphony Hall

Max Raabe and Palast Orchester
1920s German Cabaret Series: Max Raabe & Palast Orchester  
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