Monday Night Band

Photo by Bill Evans

 

Monday Night Band

Photo by Bill Evans

 

Monday Night Band

Photo by Bill Evans

 

Monday Night Band

Photo by Bill Evans

 

Monday Night Band

Photo by Bill Evans

Monday Night Band

Monday Night Band

Monday Night Band audition sign-ups are live! Fall 2016 auditions are being held July 31st & August 1st.

12-week program
Mondays, September 12th - December 5th, 7PM-9:30PM
Joe Henderson Lab
General Public: $400; SFJAZZ Members: $350 (3-part payment plans available upon request)

The Monday Night Band at SFJAZZ provides musicians of all ages (older teens through seasoned adults) with a structured approach to learning and interpreting diverse repertoire in a hip community band setting. Open by audition to intermediate/advanced level instrumentalists and vocalists, this ensemble will introduce participants to various styles and genres of jazz while developing a performance-ready program. The band is directed by acclaimed Bay Area musician, composer, and bandleader Adam Theis. The spring series will culminate in a final public performance on Monday, December 5th in Miner Auditorium.

Monday Night Band members get the opportunity to:

  • Workshop, perform, and record original compositions and arrangements
  • Work with pro clinicians 
  • Play for a 600+ audience in the renowned Miner Auditorium 
  • Record live in the Joe Henderson Lab 
  • Network and build relationships with fellow Bay Area musicians 
  • Participate in community outreach 
  • Earn credit toward professional development