2014-15 Season Events Calendar

2014-15 Season Events Calendar

2014-15 Season at the SFJAZZ Center

 
Mar 5-8: Adam Theis
 
Mar 12-15: Hotplate Festival
 
Mar 19: Camané
 
Mar 19-22: René Marie
 
Mar 20: Kiran Ahluwalia
 
Mar 21: Red Baraat
 
Apr 2-5: Zakir Hussain
 
Apr 9-12: Terence Blanchard
 
Apr 23-26: Charles Lloyd

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Weekly Theme View

  2014-15 Season

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Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Discover Jazz Class
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
Adam Theis
Mar 05 7:00pm8:30pm

Jazz + Classical

Adam Theis
& the Western Territory Project

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 06 7:00pm8:30pm

A Grand Encounter

Adam Theis
& the Tiffany Austin Quartet

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 07 7:00pm8:30pm

Power Play

Adam Theis, Wil Blades
& the Joe Bagale Mega Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 08 5:30pm7:00pm

A Classic Re-imagined

Adam Theis
Mingus Ah Um Project

Joe Henderson Lab

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Miles Smiles SFJAZZ Hotplate Festival
Mar 12 7:00pm8:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Matt Clark performs
Miles Davis' Miles Smiles

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 13 7:00pm8:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Peter Horvath performs
Herbie Hancock's Head Hunters

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 14 7:00pm8:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Michael Zilber's Weather Wayne
plays Wayne Shorter

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 15 5:30pm7:00pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Wil Blades performs
Tony Williams Lifetime's
Emergency

Joe Henderson Lab

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René Marie
Mar 19 7:00pm8:30pm

With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 20 7:00pm8:30pm

With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 21 7:00pm8:30pm

With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 22 5:30pm7:00pm

With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

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Global Sounds
Mar 11 7:30pm

Legends Of South Africa

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 19 7:30pm

Fado Master

Camané

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 20 7:30pm

Pan-Global Vocalist

Kiran Ahluwalia

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 21 7:30pm

Bhangra Funk

Red Baraat

Miner Auditorium

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SFJAZZ High School All-Stars
Mar 22 2:00pm

Honoring the Great Jazz Women

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars w/ Melissa Aldana
& Angela Wellman

Miner Auditorium

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ECM Fest
Mar 26 7:30pm

Electric Jazz & Strings

Chris Potter’s
Underground Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 27 7:30pm

Break Stuff

Vijay Iyer Trio

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 28 7:30pm

Brazilian Jazz Giant

Egberto Gismonti

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 29 7:00pm

New York Quartet

Tomasz Stanko

Miner Auditorium

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Resident Artistic Director Zakir Hussain - Spring Shows
Mar 30 7:30pm

Listening Party

Listening Party
w/ Zakir Hussain

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 02 7:30pm

Pulse of the World

Zakir Hussain
& Celtic Connections

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 03 7:30pm

Pulse of the World

Zakir Hussain
& Celtic Connections

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 04 7:30pm

Common Ground

Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke
+ special guests

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 05 7:00pm

Common Ground

Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke
+ special guests

Miner Auditorium

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Max Raabe & Palast Orchester
Apr 03 8:00pm

1920s German Cabaret

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester

Davies Symphony Hall

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April SFJAZZ Hotplate
Apr 09 8:00pm9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Tammy Hall
plays Shirley Horn

Joe Henderson Lab

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Resident Artistic Director Terence Blanchard
Apr 09 7:30pm

Passing The Torch

Terence Blanchard
w/ Kenny Barron
& Ambrose Akinmusire

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 10 7:30pm

CD Release Party

Terence Blanchard E-Collective

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 11 7:30pm

A Tale of God's Will

Terence Blanchard Quintet
w/ Opera Parallèle Orchestra
conducted by Nicole Paiement

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 12 7:00pm

A Tale of God's Will

Terence Blanchard Quintet
w/ Opera Parallèle Orchestra
conducted by Nicole Paiement

Miner Auditorium

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SFJAZZ Poetry Festival: "The Cities Speak of Poetry"
Apr 16 7:30pm

The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. Berkeley Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 17 7:30pm

The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. Oakland Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 18 7:30pm

The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. San Jose Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 19 7:00pm

The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. San Francisco Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

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DakhaBrakha
Apr 16 7:30pm

Ukrainian Roots

DakhaBrakha

Miner Auditorium

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Gilberto Gil
Apr 16 8:00pm

Brazilian Genius

Gilberto Gil

Davies Symphony Hall

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Charles Lloyd
Apr 23 7:30pm

West Coast Premiere

Charles Lloyd
Wild Man Dance Suite

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 24 7:30pm

West Coast Premiere

Charles Lloyd
Wild Man Dance Suite

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 25 7:30pm

All-Star Quartet

Charles Lloyd New Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 26 7:00pm

Band of Brothers

Charles Lloyd
w/ Bill Frisell & Friends

Miner Auditorium

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Resident Artistic Director Esperanza Spalding
Apr 30 7:30pm

Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
Chamber Music Society

Miner Auditorium

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May 01 7:30pm

Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
Radio Music Society

Miner Auditorium

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May 02 7:30pm

Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

Miner Auditorium

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May 03 7:00pm

Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

Miner Auditorium

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SFJAZZ Gala 2015
May 08 6:00pm

Special Event

SFJAZZ Gala 2015:
w/ Honoree Joni Mitchell

Miner Auditorium

Carolina Chocolate Drops
May 14 7:30pm

Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops
feat. Rhiannon Giddens

Miner Auditorium

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May 15 7:30pm

Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops
feat. Rhiannon Giddens

Miner Auditorium

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May 16 7:30pm

Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops
feat. Rhiannon Giddens

Miner Auditorium

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May 17 4:00pm

Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops
feat. Rhiannon Giddens

Miner Auditorium

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Lavay Smith: Rhythm & Soul Revue
May 21 7:00pm8:30pm

Ladies Of Song

Lavay Smith:
Ladies of Song

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 22 7:00pm8:30pm

Men Of Blue

Lavay Smith:
Men of Blue

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 23 7:00pm8:30pm

New Orleans Rhythm & Soul

Lavay Smith:
NOLA

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 24 5:30pm7:00pm

Country-Soul

Lavay Smith:
Country-Soul

Joe Henderson Lab

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Laurie Anderson
May 28 7:30pm

Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

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May 29 7:30pm

Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

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May 30 7:30pm

Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

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May 31 4:00pm

Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

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Family Matinees
Mar 21 11:00am

The Great Ladies of Jazz & Blues

Family Matinee:
Pamela Rose
& guest Allison Miller

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 25 11:00am

Young Lions of Jazz

Family Matinee:
Gerald Clayton Trio

Miner Auditorium

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May 16 11:00am

Downhome Roots Music

Family Matinee:
Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

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Date View

Date View

  2014-15 Season

Members-Only
Members Save 25%
Almost Sold Out
Sold Out
Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Discover Jazz Class
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
March 2015
Mar 05 7:00pm 8:30pm

Jazz + Classical

Adam Theis
& the Western Territory Project

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 06 7:00pm 8:30pm

A Grand Encounter

Adam Theis
& the Tiffany Austin Quartet

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 07 7:00pm 8:30pm

Power Play

Adam Theis, Wil Blades
& the Joe Bagale Mega Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 08 5:30pm 7:00pm

A Classic Re-imagined

Adam Theis
Mingus Ah Um Project

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 11 7:30pm

Legends Of South Africa

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 12 7:00pm 8:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Matt Clark performs
Miles Davis' Miles Smiles

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 13 7:00pm 8:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Peter Horvath performs
Herbie Hancock's Head Hunters

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 14 7:00pm 8:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Michael Zilber's Weather Wayne
plays Wayne Shorter

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 15 5:30pm 7:00pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Wil Blades performs
Tony Williams Lifetime's
Emergency

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 19 7:00pm 8:30pm

With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 19 7:30pm

Fado Master

Camané

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 20 7:00pm 8:30pm

With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 20 7:30pm

Pan-Global Vocalist

Kiran Ahluwalia

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 21 11:00am

The Great Ladies of Jazz & Blues

Family Matinee:
Pamela Rose
& guest Allison Miller

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 21 7:00pm 8:30pm

With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 21 7:30pm

Bhangra Funk

Red Baraat

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 22 2:00pm

Honoring the Great Jazz Women

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars w/ Melissa Aldana
& Angela Wellman

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 22 5:30pm 7:00pm

With Love to Eartha Kitt

René Marie

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Mar 26 7:30pm

Electric Jazz & Strings

Chris Potter’s
Underground Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 27 7:30pm

Break Stuff

Vijay Iyer Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 28 7:30pm

Brazilian Jazz Giant

Egberto Gismonti

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 29 7:00pm

New York Quartet

Tomasz Stanko

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Mar 30 7:30pm

Listening Party

Listening Party
w/ Zakir Hussain

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
April 2015
Apr 02 7:30pm

Pulse of the World

Zakir Hussain
& Celtic Connections

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 03 7:30pm

Pulse of the World

Zakir Hussain
& Celtic Connections

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 03 8:00pm

1920s German Cabaret

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester

Davies Symphony Hall

Buy Tickets
Apr 04 7:30pm

Common Ground

Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke
+ special guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 05 7:00pm

Common Ground

Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke
+ special guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 09 7:30pm

Passing The Torch

Terence Blanchard
w/ Kenny Barron
& Ambrose Akinmusire

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 09 8:00pm 9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Tammy Hall
plays Shirley Horn

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 10 7:30pm

CD Release Party

Terence Blanchard E-Collective

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 11 7:30pm

A Tale of God's Will

Terence Blanchard Quintet
w/ Opera Parallèle Orchestra
conducted by Nicole Paiement

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 12 7:00pm

A Tale of God's Will

Terence Blanchard Quintet
w/ Opera Parallèle Orchestra
conducted by Nicole Paiement

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 16 7:30pm

The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. Berkeley Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 16 7:30pm

Ukrainian Roots

DakhaBrakha

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 16 8:00pm

Brazilian Genius

Gilberto Gil

Davies Symphony Hall

Buy Tickets
Apr 17 7:30pm

The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. Oakland Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 18 7:30pm

The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. San Jose Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 19 7:00pm

The Cities Speak of Poetry

2015 SFJAZZ Poetry Festival
feat. San Francisco Poets

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 23 7:30pm

West Coast Premiere

Charles Lloyd
Wild Man Dance Suite

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 24 7:30pm

West Coast Premiere

Charles Lloyd
Wild Man Dance Suite

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 25 11:00am

Young Lions of Jazz

Family Matinee:
Gerald Clayton Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 25 7:30pm

All-Star Quartet

Charles Lloyd New Quartet

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 26 7:00pm

Band of Brothers

Charles Lloyd
w/ Bill Frisell & Friends

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 30 7:30pm

Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
Chamber Music Society

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 2015
May 01 7:30pm

Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
Radio Music Society

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 02 7:30pm

Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 03 7:00pm

Resident Artistic Director

Esperanza Spalding
& Special Guests

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 08 6:00pm

Special Event

SFJAZZ Gala 2015:
w/ Honoree Joni Mitchell

Miner Auditorium

May 14 7:30pm

Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops
feat. Rhiannon Giddens

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 15 7:30pm

Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops
feat. Rhiannon Giddens

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 16 11:00am

Downhome Roots Music

Family Matinee:
Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 16 7:30pm

Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops
feat. Rhiannon Giddens

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 17 4:00pm

Black Appalachia

Carolina Chocolate Drops
feat. Rhiannon Giddens

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 21 7:00pm 8:30pm

Ladies Of Song

Lavay Smith:
Ladies of Song

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 22 7:00pm 8:30pm

Men Of Blue

Lavay Smith:
Men of Blue

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 23 7:00pm 8:30pm

New Orleans Rhythm & Soul

Lavay Smith:
NOLA

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 24 5:30pm 7:00pm

Country-Soul

Lavay Smith:
Country-Soul

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
May 28 7:30pm

Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 29 7:30pm

Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 30 7:30pm

Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 31 4:00pm

Language of the Future

Laurie Anderson

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets

Education Events

Education Events

  Upcoming Education Events

Members-Only
Members Save 25%
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Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Discover Jazz Class
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
Koret Discover Jazz Series: Pioneering Women of Jazz
Mar 04 7:00pm

Blues Legends

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 11 7:00pm

The Sweethearts of Rhythm

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 18 7:00pm

Mary Lou Williams

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 25 7:00pm

Vocal Legends

Joe Henderson Lab

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Family Matinees
Mar 21 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Pamela Rose
& guest Allison Miller

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
Apr 25 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Gerald Clayton Trio

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
May 16 11:00am

Family Matinee:
Carolina Chocolate Drops

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ High School All-Stars
Mar 22 2:00pm

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars w/ Melissa Aldana
& Angela Wellman

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ High School All-Stars
Mar 22 2:00pm

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars w/ Melissa Aldana
& Angela Wellman

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
2014-15 Season Master Classes
Mar 28 12:00pm

SFJAZZ Girls Day:
Free Workshop for
Female Musicians

Joe Henderson Lab

FREE EVENT!
May 30 12:00pm

Vocal Master Class w/ Kitty Margolis

Joe Henderson Lab

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The Business of Music
Apr 08 7:00pm

Music Artists

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 15 7:00pm

The Biz

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 22 7:00pm

Music & Technology

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 29 7:00pm

Songs: The Soundtrack of your Life

Joe Henderson Lab

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Monday Night Band
May 11 7:30pm

Monday Night Band
Showcase w/ Adam Theis

Miner Auditorium