Programs & Classes

Programs & Classes

Workshops, Master classes, Digital Labs, Lectures and more!

Exciting educational programs designed for teens and adults, aspiring musicians and experienced singers and instrumentalists.

Jazz history, live performance, classic audio and exciting video make Discover Jazz the most distinctive jazz appreciation course available for adults.

Exciting educational programs designed for teens and adults, aspiring musicians and experienced singers and instrumentalists.

Wednesdays, Apr 8 - Apr 29, 2015, 7PM-8:30PM
Joe Henderson Lab • 4-class series

This series is designed for vocalists, musicians, and those interested in seeking strategies and information on how to further their careers, as well as music lovers curious about the inner workings of the business. May be enjoyed as a series or individually.

The SFJAZZ Digital Lab offers an array of instruction in digital music production, including theory and musicianship, MIDI basics, notation skills, sequencing and audio recording as well as basic introduction to the digital workstation environment. Our intimate Digital Lab space is ideally suited to providing small-group instruction with top-notch faculty in a state-of-the-art environment.

Sat-Sun, Aug 8-9, 2015 · Joe Henderson Lab
SFJAZZ Education welcomes master percussionists from around the globe to celebrate the power of the drum. Expert faculty include native instructors from Venezuela, Brazil, Cuba, Perú and more! Suitable for all levels, these hands-on workshops will get everyone playing together and sharing the wealth of diverse world rhythms.

Lecture Series Co-Presented by YBGF & MoAD
Wednesdays, Aug 5 - Sep 9, 2015, 7PM-9PM
685 Mission St., SF • 6-class series

Latin jazz in its many forms and expressions will be highlighted in this overview by percussionist and bandleader John Santos, in partnership with our friends at MoAD and the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival.

A limited number of full and partial need-based scholarships are available to all programs. Please contact SFJAZZ Education for info: scholarships@sfjazz.org, 415-283-0343.