Young woman playing the xylophone

 

 

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars in performance

 

 

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 

One of the SFJAZZ High School All-Stars playing the slide trombone

 

 

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars

The SFJAZZ High School All-Stars program provides advanced-level training and performance opportunities for some of the most talented musicians in the nation. Selected annually by competitive audition, the All-Stars rehearse and perform with today's top jazz educators and artists.

All-Stars members enjoy regular workshops, master classes and mentoring sessions with leading artists that have included Miguel Zenon and the SFJAZZ Collective, Terence Blanchard, Christian McBride, Ravi Coltrane, and Ellis Marsalis.

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 2015-16 Concerts
May 15 7:30pm

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars Orchestra & Combo

Miner Auditorium

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The SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Orchestra is comprised of 22 of the finest young Bay Area jazz musicians, selected annually by competitive audition. Get to know this ensemble's members and their achievements.

Representing the "best of the best", this small ensemble focuses on original compositions and arrangements plus works by the SFJAZZ Collective. Led by renowned Bay Area educator and saxophonist Dann Zinn.

Paul Contos and Dann Zinn have each been involved in jazz performance and education for over 30 years. Their mentoring and teaching have touched hundreds of lives and their work as a performers, composers and arrangers is distinguished and comprehensive.

Founded in 2013, the SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Alumni Program is designed to maintain engagement with High School All-Star program alumni in a way that fosters their own creativity and artistry.