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 Bay Area. 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.