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SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director

Ambrose Akinmusire

Fri-Sun, Feb 3-5 & Thu, Feb 9

A triple composite image of Terri Lyne Carrington, Mickalene Thomas, and Etienne Charles
SAT-SUN, FEB 25-26

TERRI LYNE CARRINGTON PRESENTS 'SEEN/UNSEEN' W/ MICKALENE THOMAS

As part of her week-long SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director residency, 2021 NEA Jazz Master and drummer Terri Lyne Carrington teams up with renowned visual artist Mickalene Thomas, conductor Edmar Colon, and a 12-piece all-star cast of musicians including Etienne Charles, Elena Pinderhughes, Orrin Evans, Del Sol Quartet, San Francisco Conservatory of Music Winds Ensemble and dancer Babatunji Johnson (LINES Ballet) to present ‘Seen/Unseen: Explorations, Interrogations and Resilience’. This four-part multimedia concert featuring live visuals from Thomas, addresses racial and social injustices that face Black women throughout their life.

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SAT, FEB 4

Ambrose Akinmusire w/ Mike Aaberg & Thomas Pridgen

Oakland-based trumpeter & SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director's presents one of his earliest trio projects featuring pianist/keyboardist Mike Aaberg, and drummer Thomas Pridgen (formerly of Mars Volta).

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Composite shot of Ambrose Akinmusire, Michael Aaberg, & Thomas Pridgen

SAT, FEB 4

Ambrose Akinmusire w/ Mike Aaberg & Thomas Pridgen

Oakland-based trumpeter & SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director's presents one of his earliest trio projects featuring pianist/keyboardist Mike Aaberg, and drummer Thomas Pridgen (formerly of Mars Volta).

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BECOME A MEMBER

Enjoy a full year of benefits, including deep savings, access to exclusive Members-only concerts, online 'At Home' offerings and more.

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Bria Skonberg blowing on the trumpet

THU-SUN, FEB 9-12

Bria Skonberg

"Ms. Skonberg has become the shining hope of "Hot Jazz," on the strength of a clarion trumpet style indebted to Louis Armstrong, a smooth singing voice inspired by Anita O’Day."

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FRI, FEB 24

Terri Lyne Carrington Celebrates Women Composers

2021 NEA Jazz Master presents 'New Standards' w/ vocalist Michael Mayo, trumpeter Etienne Charles, guitarist Matthew Stevens, pianist Kris Davis, and bassist Linda May Han Oh.

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Bria Skonberg blowing on the trumpet

THU-SUN, FEB 9-12

Bria Skonberg

"Ms. Skonberg has become the shining hope of "Hot Jazz," on the strength of a clarion trumpet style indebted to Louis Armstrong, a smooth singing voice inspired by Anita O’Day."

Buy Tickets
FRI, FEB 24

Terri Lyne Carrington Celebrates Women Composers

2021 NEA Jazz Master presents 'New Standards' w/ vocalist Michael Mayo, trumpeter Etienne Charles, guitarist Matthew Stevens, pianist Kris Davis, and bassist Linda May Han Oh.

Buy Tickets
THU-SUN, FEB 23-26

Terri Lyne Carrington

2021 NEA Jazz Master, composer, drummer & SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director presents four groundbreaking projects over four nights.

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SFJAZZ At Home

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SFJAZZ At Home

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SFJAZZ At Home

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SFJAZZ At Home

From jazz's premier concert hall to your living room, every week – four groundbreaking concerts a month for only $5.

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THU-SUN, FEB 23-26

Terri Lyne Carrington

2021 NEA Jazz Master, composer, drummer & SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director presents four groundbreaking projects over four nights.

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Group shot of the Tord Gustavsen Trio

WED, FEB 22

Tord Gustavsen Trio

The most acclaimed composer and pianist on the Norwegian jazz scene returns with music from his ECM album 'Opening'.

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THU-SUN, FEB 23-26

Noise Pop at SFJAZZ

Noise Pop Festival and SFJAZZ co-present 8 cutting-edge shows featuring Nate Mercereau, Idris Ackamoor, Carlos Niño, James Brandon Lewis, Zoh Amba, Satya & more.

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Group shot of the Tord Gustavsen Trio

WED, FEB 22

Tord Gustavsen Trio

The most acclaimed composer and pianist on the Norwegian jazz scene returns with music from his ECM album 'Opening'.

Buy Tickets
THU-SUN, FEB 23-26

Noise Pop at SFJAZZ

Noise Pop Festival and SFJAZZ co-present 8 cutting-edge shows featuring Nate Mercereau, Idris Ackamoor, Carlos Niño, James Brandon Lewis, Zoh Amba, Satya & more.

Buy Tickets
SAT, FEB 18 · 11AM

Family Matinee: Marcus Shelby New Orchestra

Each one-hour matinee features live performance, audience participation, Q&A, and amazing music. Perfect event for the whole family!

Buy Tickets
Photo exhibit

Photo Exhibit

10 Years at SFJAZZ Center

Photos featuring memorable concerts & artists from SFJAZZ Center’s first 10 years are now on displayed in the SFUSD windowsills opposite the SFJAZZ Center.

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Photo exhibit

Photo Exhibit

10 Years at SFJAZZ Center

Photos featuring memorable concerts & artists from SFJAZZ Center’s first 10 years are now on displayed in the SFUSD windowsills opposite the SFJAZZ Center.

View
SAT, FEB 18 · 11AM

Family Matinee: Marcus Shelby New Orchestra

Each one-hour matinee features live performance, audience participation, Q&A, and amazing music. Perfect event for the whole family!

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ Gala 2023

FRI, MAY 4

SFJAZZ GALA 2023 Honoring Randall Kline

SFJAZZ honors Founder and Executive Artistic Director Randall Kline with the SFJAZZ Lifetime Achievement Award in his final season with the organization.

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RACIAL EQUITY ACTION AND CHANGE

A statement from SFJAZZ leadership.

Read

RACIAL EQUITY ACTION AND CHANGE

A statement from SFJAZZ leadership.

Read
SFJAZZ Gala 2023

FRI, MAY 4

SFJAZZ GALA 2023 Honoring Randall Kline

SFJAZZ honors Founder and Executive Artistic Director Randall Kline with the SFJAZZ Lifetime Achievement Award in his final season with the organization.

BUY TICKETS

SFJAZZ Center Covid Safety Policies & IMPROVEMENTS

Learn more about our health and safety guidelines.

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SFJAZZ Rentals

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RENT THE SFJAZZ CENTER

SFJAZZ Center has professional audio and video recording equipment, and a dedicated, experienced staff in house.

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SFJAZZ Center Covid Safety Policies & IMPROVEMENTS

Learn more about our health and safety guidelines.

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SFJAZZ Rentals

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RENT THE SFJAZZ CENTER

SFJAZZ Center has professional audio and video recording equipment, and a dedicated, experienced staff in house.

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A triple composite image of Terri Lyne Carrington, Mickalene Thomas, and Etienne Charles
SAT-SUN, FEB 25-26

TERRI LYNE CARRINGTON PRESENTS 'SEEN/UNSEEN' W/ MICKALENE THOMAS

As part of her week-long SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director residency, 2021 NEA Jazz Master and drummer Terri Lyne Carrington teams up with renowned visual artist Mickalene Thomas, conductor Edmar Colon, and a 12-piece all-star cast of musicians including Etienne Charles, Elena Pinderhughes, Orrin Evans, Del Sol Quartet, San Francisco Conservatory of Music Winds Ensemble and dancer Babatunji Johnson (LINES Ballet) to present ‘Seen/Unseen: Explorations, Interrogations and Resilience’. This four-part multimedia concert featuring live visuals from Thomas, addresses racial and social injustices that face Black women throughout their life.

Buy Tickets
JOIN OR RENEW TODAY!

BECOME A MEMBER

Enjoy a full year of benefits, including deep savings, access to exclusive Members-only concerts, online 'At Home' offerings and more.

Join SFJAZZ
Composite shot of Ambrose Akinmusire, Michael Aaberg, & Thomas Pridgen

SAT, FEB 4

Ambrose Akinmusire w/ Mike Aaberg & Thomas Pridgen

Oakland-based trumpeter & SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director's presents one of his earliest trio projects featuring pianist/keyboardist Mike Aaberg, and drummer Thomas Pridgen (formerly of Mars Volta).

Buy Tickets
Composite shot of Ambrose Akinmusire, Michael Aaberg, & Thomas Pridgen

SAT, FEB 4

Ambrose Akinmusire w/ Mike Aaberg & Thomas Pridgen

Oakland-based trumpeter & SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director's presents one of his earliest trio projects featuring pianist/keyboardist Mike Aaberg, and drummer Thomas Pridgen (formerly of Mars Volta).

Buy Tickets
JOIN OR RENEW TODAY!

BECOME A MEMBER

Enjoy a full year of benefits, including deep savings, access to exclusive Members-only concerts, online 'At Home' offerings and more.

Join SFJAZZ
Bria Skonberg blowing on the trumpet

THU-SUN, FEB 9-12

Bria Skonberg

"Ms. Skonberg has become the shining hope of "Hot Jazz," on the strength of a clarion trumpet style indebted to Louis Armstrong, a smooth singing voice inspired by Anita O’Day."

Buy Tickets
FRI, FEB 24

Terri Lyne Carrington Celebrates Women Composers

2021 NEA Jazz Master presents 'New Standards' w/ vocalist Michael Mayo, trumpeter Etienne Charles, guitarist Matthew Stevens, pianist Kris Davis, and bassist Linda May Han Oh.

Buy Tickets
Bria Skonberg blowing on the trumpet

THU-SUN, FEB 9-12

Bria Skonberg

"Ms. Skonberg has become the shining hope of "Hot Jazz," on the strength of a clarion trumpet style indebted to Louis Armstrong, a smooth singing voice inspired by Anita O’Day."

Buy Tickets
FRI, FEB 24

Terri Lyne Carrington Celebrates Women Composers

2021 NEA Jazz Master presents 'New Standards' w/ vocalist Michael Mayo, trumpeter Etienne Charles, guitarist Matthew Stevens, pianist Kris Davis, and bassist Linda May Han Oh.

Buy Tickets
THU-SUN, FEB 23-26

Terri Lyne Carrington

2021 NEA Jazz Master, composer, drummer & SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director presents four groundbreaking projects over four nights.

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ At Home

Watch

SFJAZZ At Home

From jazz's premier concert hall to your living room, every week – four groundbreaking concerts a month for only $5.

Sign Up
SFJAZZ At Home

Watch

SFJAZZ At Home

From jazz's premier concert hall to your living room, every week – four groundbreaking concerts a month for only $5.

Sign Up
THU-SUN, FEB 23-26

Terri Lyne Carrington

2021 NEA Jazz Master, composer, drummer & SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director presents four groundbreaking projects over four nights.

Buy Tickets
Group shot of the Tord Gustavsen Trio

WED, FEB 22

Tord Gustavsen Trio

The most acclaimed composer and pianist on the Norwegian jazz scene returns with music from his ECM album 'Opening'.

Buy Tickets
THU-SUN, FEB 23-26

Noise Pop at SFJAZZ

Noise Pop Festival and SFJAZZ co-present 8 cutting-edge shows featuring Nate Mercereau, Idris Ackamoor, Carlos Niño, James Brandon Lewis, Zoh Amba, Satya & more.

Buy Tickets
Group shot of the Tord Gustavsen Trio

WED, FEB 22

Tord Gustavsen Trio

The most acclaimed composer and pianist on the Norwegian jazz scene returns with music from his ECM album 'Opening'.

Buy Tickets
THU-SUN, FEB 23-26

Noise Pop at SFJAZZ

Noise Pop Festival and SFJAZZ co-present 8 cutting-edge shows featuring Nate Mercereau, Idris Ackamoor, Carlos Niño, James Brandon Lewis, Zoh Amba, Satya & more.

Buy Tickets
SAT, FEB 18 · 11AM

Family Matinee: Marcus Shelby New Orchestra

Each one-hour matinee features live performance, audience participation, Q&A, and amazing music. Perfect event for the whole family!

Buy Tickets
Photo exhibit

Photo Exhibit

10 Years at SFJAZZ Center

Photos featuring memorable concerts & artists from SFJAZZ Center’s first 10 years are now on displayed in the SFUSD windowsills opposite the SFJAZZ Center.

View
Photo exhibit

Photo Exhibit

10 Years at SFJAZZ Center

Photos featuring memorable concerts & artists from SFJAZZ Center’s first 10 years are now on displayed in the SFUSD windowsills opposite the SFJAZZ Center.

View
SAT, FEB 18 · 11AM

Family Matinee: Marcus Shelby New Orchestra

Each one-hour matinee features live performance, audience participation, Q&A, and amazing music. Perfect event for the whole family!

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ Gala 2023

FRI, MAY 4

SFJAZZ GALA 2023 Honoring Randall Kline

SFJAZZ honors Founder and Executive Artistic Director Randall Kline with the SFJAZZ Lifetime Achievement Award in his final season with the organization.

BUY TICKETS

RACIAL EQUITY ACTION AND CHANGE

A statement from SFJAZZ leadership.

Read

RACIAL EQUITY ACTION AND CHANGE

A statement from SFJAZZ leadership.

Read
SFJAZZ Gala 2023

FRI, MAY 4

SFJAZZ GALA 2023 Honoring Randall Kline

SFJAZZ honors Founder and Executive Artistic Director Randall Kline with the SFJAZZ Lifetime Achievement Award in his final season with the organization.

BUY TICKETS

SFJAZZ Center Covid Safety Policies & IMPROVEMENTS

Learn more about our health and safety guidelines.

MORE
SFJAZZ Rentals

Inquire Today

RENT THE SFJAZZ CENTER

SFJAZZ Center has professional audio and video recording equipment, and a dedicated, experienced staff in house.

More

SFJAZZ Center Covid Safety Policies & IMPROVEMENTS

Learn more about our health and safety guidelines.

MORE
SFJAZZ Rentals

Inquire Today

RENT THE SFJAZZ CENTER

SFJAZZ Center has professional audio and video recording equipment, and a dedicated, experienced staff in house.

More
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