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40 Concerts Over 12 Days | Jun 5-16

41st San Francisco Jazz Festival

This year's 41st Annual San Francisco Jazz Festival (Jun 5-16) features 40 shows over 12 days in 4 venues, and includes performances by Shabaka Hutchings, Gary Bartz NTU Troop with Ambrose Akinmusire, Kenny Garrett, Jane Monheit, GoGo Penguin, Cory Henry, La Doña, Monty Alexander, Lakecia Benjamin, James Brandon Lewis Trio, Gordon Goodwin Big Phat Band, John Santos' tribute to Jerry & Andy Gonzales, René Marie's Harry Belafonte Tribute, an all-star centential celebration of Oscar Peterson & more!

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SFJAZZ Gala 2024 Honoring Patti Austin

THU, MAY 9

SFJAZZ GALA 2024 HONORING PATTI AUSTIN

Tickets Now On Sale! SFJAZZ Gala 2024 celebrates GRAMMY Award-winning singer Patti Austin. Concert will include Terence Blanchard, Ledisi, PJ Morton of Maroon 5, Siedah Garrett (Michael Jackson backing singer), Dumpstaphunk and more.

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SFJAZZ Gala 2024 Honoring Patti Austin

THU, MAY 9

SFJAZZ GALA 2024 HONORING PATTI AUSTIN

Tickets Now On Sale! SFJAZZ Gala 2024 celebrates GRAMMY Award-winning singer Patti Austin. Concert will include Terence Blanchard, Ledisi, PJ Morton of Maroon 5, Siedah Garrett (Michael Jackson backing singer), Dumpstaphunk and more.

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NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert

SAT, APR 13 • 4:30 PM

WATCH: 2024 NEA JAZZ MASTERS CONCERT

Live from The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. — Honoring SFJAZZ Executive Artistic Director Terence Blanchard, Amina Claudine Myers, Gary Bartz, and DC Jazz Festival Artistic Director Willard Jenkins.

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THU-SUN, APR 18-21

JOE HENDERSON FESTIVAL

Four nights celebrating the music of the late great saxophonist and one time Bay Area resident Joe Henderson, featuring performances by Ranzell Merritt, Lori Bell, Michael Zilber and more.

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NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert

SAT, APR 13 • 4:30 PM

WATCH: 2024 NEA JAZZ MASTERS CONCERT

Live from The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. — Honoring SFJAZZ Executive Artistic Director Terence Blanchard, Amina Claudine Myers, Gary Bartz, and DC Jazz Festival Artistic Director Willard Jenkins.

Watch Here
THU-SUN, APR 18-21

JOE HENDERSON FESTIVAL

Four nights celebrating the music of the late great saxophonist and one time Bay Area resident Joe Henderson, featuring performances by Ranzell Merritt, Lori Bell, Michael Zilber and more.

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SAT-SUN, APR 26-27

MELANIE SCHOLTZ & AARON RIMBUI ENSEMBLE: MIRIAM MAKEBA TRIBUTE

Celebrating South African Freedom Day featuring South African vocalist Melanie Scholtz and Nairobi-born pianist Aaron Rimbui paying tribute to “Mama Africa,” Miriam Makeba.

Buy Tickets
Gary Bartz

SUN, JUNE 9

GARY BARTZ NTU TROOP REVISITED

Legendary saxophonist revisits his landmark spiritual soul-jazz material from the 1970s with guest trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire.

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Gary Bartz

SUN, JUNE 9

GARY BARTZ NTU TROOP REVISITED

Legendary saxophonist revisits his landmark spiritual soul-jazz material from the 1970s with guest trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire.

Buy Tickets
SAT-SUN, APR 26-27

MELANIE SCHOLTZ & AARON RIMBUI ENSEMBLE: MIRIAM MAKEBA TRIBUTE

Celebrating South African Freedom Day featuring South African vocalist Melanie Scholtz and Nairobi-born pianist Aaron Rimbui paying tribute to “Mama Africa,” Miriam Makeba.

Buy Tickets
Oscar Peterson

WED, JUNE 12 • 8 PM

OSCAR PETERSON’S ‘THE AFRICA SUITE’

U.S. premiere of Oscar Peterson’s 'Africa Suite' featuring GRAMMY-nominated Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, Oscar Peterson protégé Benny Green, 2010 NEA Jazz Master Kenny Barron and more!

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FRI, JUN 7 · 8PM

JANE MONHEIT

“With a voice of phenomenal beauty and flexibility” (NY Times), The GRAMMY-nominated singer returns with music from her forthcoming new album.

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Oscar Peterson

WED, JUNE 12 • 8 PM

OSCAR PETERSON’S ‘THE AFRICA SUITE’

U.S. premiere of Oscar Peterson’s 'Africa Suite' featuring GRAMMY-nominated Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, Oscar Peterson protégé Benny Green, 2010 NEA Jazz Master Kenny Barron and more!

Buy Tickets
FRI, JUN 7 · 8PM

JANE MONHEIT

“With a voice of phenomenal beauty and flexibility” (NY Times), The GRAMMY-nominated singer returns with music from her forthcoming new album.

Buy Tickets
SUN, MAY 12

SFJAZZ HIGH SCHOOL ALL-STARS W/ ELENA PINDERHUGHES

Award-winning SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Big Band & Combo perform Spring Concert w/ acclaimed flutist and vocalist Elena Pinderhughes.

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GORDON GOODWIN'S BIG PHAT BAND

FRI, JUN 7 · 8PM

GORDON GOODWIN'S BIG PHAT BAND

“A winning combination of impeccable musicianship and pop savvy” (JazzTimes), Goodwin’s GRAMMY-winning big band is joined by Quartet San Francisco.

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GORDON GOODWIN'S BIG PHAT BAND

FRI, JUN 7 · 8PM

GORDON GOODWIN'S BIG PHAT BAND

“A winning combination of impeccable musicianship and pop savvy” (JazzTimes), Goodwin’s GRAMMY-winning big band is joined by Quartet San Francisco.

Buy Tickets
SUN, MAY 12

SFJAZZ HIGH SCHOOL ALL-STARS W/ ELENA PINDERHUGHES

Award-winning SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Big Band & Combo perform Spring Concert w/ acclaimed flutist and vocalist Elena Pinderhughes.

Buy Tickets
Dianne Reeves & Chucho Valdés

SFJAZZ AT HOME

WATCH SFJAZZ CONCERTS ON-DEMAND

From jazz's premier concert hall to your living room, the SFJAZZ on-demand platform includes a growing library of over 30 full-length concerts.

WATCH CONCERTS

SFJAZZ STRATEGIC PLAN

SFJAZZ's key objectives, priorities and specific initiatives over the next 3-5 years.

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Dianne Reeves & Chucho Valdés

SFJAZZ AT HOME

WATCH SFJAZZ CONCERTS ON-DEMAND

From jazz's premier concert hall to your living room, the SFJAZZ on-demand platform includes a growing library of over 30 full-length concerts.

WATCH CONCERTS

SFJAZZ STRATEGIC PLAN

SFJAZZ's key objectives, priorities and specific initiatives over the next 3-5 years.

Download

VISIT SFJAZZ CENTER

Learn more about the SFJAZZ Center, including directions, parking, the B-Side restaurant and more.

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SFJAZZ Rentals

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Summer 2024 at SFJAZZ
40 Concerts Over 12 Days | Jun 5-16

41st San Francisco Jazz Festival

This year's 41st Annual San Francisco Jazz Festival (Jun 5-16) features 40 shows over 12 days in 4 venues, and includes performances by Shabaka Hutchings, Gary Bartz NTU Troop with Ambrose Akinmusire, Kenny Garrett, Jane Monheit, GoGo Penguin, Cory Henry, La Doña, Monty Alexander, Lakecia Benjamin, James Brandon Lewis Trio, Gordon Goodwin Big Phat Band, John Santos' tribute to Jerry & Andy Gonzales, René Marie's Harry Belafonte Tribute, an all-star centential celebration of Oscar Peterson & more!

BUY TICKETS
JOIN OR RENEW TODAY!

BECOME A MEMBER AND SAVE

Enjoy a full year of benefits, including no ticketing fees, dozens of Member discount shows, free listening parties, online 'At Home' offerings and more.

Join SFJAZZ
SFJAZZ Gala 2024 Honoring Patti Austin

THU, MAY 9

SFJAZZ GALA 2024 HONORING PATTI AUSTIN

Tickets Now On Sale! SFJAZZ Gala 2024 celebrates GRAMMY Award-winning singer Patti Austin. Concert will include Terence Blanchard, Ledisi, PJ Morton of Maroon 5, Siedah Garrett (Michael Jackson backing singer), Dumpstaphunk and more.

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ Gala 2024 Honoring Patti Austin

THU, MAY 9

SFJAZZ GALA 2024 HONORING PATTI AUSTIN

Tickets Now On Sale! SFJAZZ Gala 2024 celebrates GRAMMY Award-winning singer Patti Austin. Concert will include Terence Blanchard, Ledisi, PJ Morton of Maroon 5, Siedah Garrett (Michael Jackson backing singer), Dumpstaphunk and more.

Buy Tickets
JOIN OR RENEW TODAY!

BECOME A MEMBER AND SAVE

Enjoy a full year of benefits, including no ticketing fees, dozens of Member discount shows, free listening parties, online 'At Home' offerings and more.

Join SFJAZZ
NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert

SAT, APR 13 • 4:30 PM

WATCH: 2024 NEA JAZZ MASTERS CONCERT

Live from The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. — Honoring SFJAZZ Executive Artistic Director Terence Blanchard, Amina Claudine Myers, Gary Bartz, and DC Jazz Festival Artistic Director Willard Jenkins.

Watch Here
THU-SUN, APR 18-21

JOE HENDERSON FESTIVAL

Four nights celebrating the music of the late great saxophonist and one time Bay Area resident Joe Henderson, featuring performances by Ranzell Merritt, Lori Bell, Michael Zilber and more.

BUY TICKETS
NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert

SAT, APR 13 • 4:30 PM

WATCH: 2024 NEA JAZZ MASTERS CONCERT

Live from The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. — Honoring SFJAZZ Executive Artistic Director Terence Blanchard, Amina Claudine Myers, Gary Bartz, and DC Jazz Festival Artistic Director Willard Jenkins.

Watch Here
THU-SUN, APR 18-21

JOE HENDERSON FESTIVAL

Four nights celebrating the music of the late great saxophonist and one time Bay Area resident Joe Henderson, featuring performances by Ranzell Merritt, Lori Bell, Michael Zilber and more.

BUY TICKETS
SAT-SUN, APR 26-27

MELANIE SCHOLTZ & AARON RIMBUI ENSEMBLE: MIRIAM MAKEBA TRIBUTE

Celebrating South African Freedom Day featuring South African vocalist Melanie Scholtz and Nairobi-born pianist Aaron Rimbui paying tribute to “Mama Africa,” Miriam Makeba.

Buy Tickets
Gary Bartz

SUN, JUNE 9

GARY BARTZ NTU TROOP REVISITED

Legendary saxophonist revisits his landmark spiritual soul-jazz material from the 1970s with guest trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire.

Buy Tickets
Gary Bartz

SUN, JUNE 9

GARY BARTZ NTU TROOP REVISITED

Legendary saxophonist revisits his landmark spiritual soul-jazz material from the 1970s with guest trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire.

Buy Tickets
SAT-SUN, APR 26-27

MELANIE SCHOLTZ & AARON RIMBUI ENSEMBLE: MIRIAM MAKEBA TRIBUTE

Celebrating South African Freedom Day featuring South African vocalist Melanie Scholtz and Nairobi-born pianist Aaron Rimbui paying tribute to “Mama Africa,” Miriam Makeba.

Buy Tickets
Oscar Peterson

WED, JUNE 12 • 8 PM

OSCAR PETERSON’S ‘THE AFRICA SUITE’

U.S. premiere of Oscar Peterson’s 'Africa Suite' featuring GRAMMY-nominated Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, Oscar Peterson protégé Benny Green, 2010 NEA Jazz Master Kenny Barron and more!

Buy Tickets
FRI, JUN 7 · 8PM

JANE MONHEIT

“With a voice of phenomenal beauty and flexibility” (NY Times), The GRAMMY-nominated singer returns with music from her forthcoming new album.

Buy Tickets
Oscar Peterson

WED, JUNE 12 • 8 PM

OSCAR PETERSON’S ‘THE AFRICA SUITE’

U.S. premiere of Oscar Peterson’s 'Africa Suite' featuring GRAMMY-nominated Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, Oscar Peterson protégé Benny Green, 2010 NEA Jazz Master Kenny Barron and more!

Buy Tickets
FRI, JUN 7 · 8PM

JANE MONHEIT

“With a voice of phenomenal beauty and flexibility” (NY Times), The GRAMMY-nominated singer returns with music from her forthcoming new album.

Buy Tickets
SUN, MAY 12

SFJAZZ HIGH SCHOOL ALL-STARS W/ ELENA PINDERHUGHES

Award-winning SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Big Band & Combo perform Spring Concert w/ acclaimed flutist and vocalist Elena Pinderhughes.

Buy Tickets
GORDON GOODWIN'S BIG PHAT BAND

FRI, JUN 7 · 8PM

GORDON GOODWIN'S BIG PHAT BAND

“A winning combination of impeccable musicianship and pop savvy” (JazzTimes), Goodwin’s GRAMMY-winning big band is joined by Quartet San Francisco.

Buy Tickets
GORDON GOODWIN'S BIG PHAT BAND

FRI, JUN 7 · 8PM

GORDON GOODWIN'S BIG PHAT BAND

“A winning combination of impeccable musicianship and pop savvy” (JazzTimes), Goodwin’s GRAMMY-winning big band is joined by Quartet San Francisco.

Buy Tickets
SUN, MAY 12

SFJAZZ HIGH SCHOOL ALL-STARS W/ ELENA PINDERHUGHES

Award-winning SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Big Band & Combo perform Spring Concert w/ acclaimed flutist and vocalist Elena Pinderhughes.

Buy Tickets
Dianne Reeves & Chucho Valdés

SFJAZZ AT HOME

WATCH SFJAZZ CONCERTS ON-DEMAND

From jazz's premier concert hall to your living room, the SFJAZZ on-demand platform includes a growing library of over 30 full-length concerts.

WATCH CONCERTS

SFJAZZ STRATEGIC PLAN

SFJAZZ's key objectives, priorities and specific initiatives over the next 3-5 years.

Download
Dianne Reeves & Chucho Valdés

SFJAZZ AT HOME

WATCH SFJAZZ CONCERTS ON-DEMAND

From jazz's premier concert hall to your living room, the SFJAZZ on-demand platform includes a growing library of over 30 full-length concerts.

WATCH CONCERTS

SFJAZZ STRATEGIC PLAN

SFJAZZ's key objectives, priorities and specific initiatives over the next 3-5 years.

Download

VISIT SFJAZZ CENTER

Learn more about the SFJAZZ Center, including directions, parking, the B-Side restaurant and more.

INFO
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 Rentals

Inquire Today

RENT THE SFJAZZ CENTER

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

More

VISIT SFJAZZ CENTER

Learn more about the SFJAZZ Center, including directions, parking, the B-Side restaurant and more.

INFO
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