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. Comprised of two ensembles, the Orchestra, directed by Paul Contos, and the Combo, directed by Dann Zinn-- as well as Alternate and Mentorship Programs, the All-Stars rehearse and perform with today's top jazz educators and artists.
Those auditioning must read this important information before signing up. 2016-17 auditions take place August 18-21; sign-up to receive an audition time.
Monday Night Band
The SFJAZZ Monday Night Band, directed by acclaimed Bay Area musician, composer, and bandleader Adam Theis, provides musicians of all ages with a structured approach to learning and interpreting various styles and genres of jazz Open by audition to intermediate/advanced level instrumentalists and vocalists, this ensemble culminates in a final showcase in the beautiful Miner Auditorium. Auditions take place in the fall and in the spring; sign up to receive an audition time.