Education Events Calendar

Education Events Calendar

Classes, Workshops & Family Matinees

SFJAZZ has a number of educational programs designed for children and adults, aspiring musicians and experienced singers and instrumentalists.

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

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Education Events by Program

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Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Discover Jazz Class
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
Summer 2016 Digital Lab Bootcamps
Aug 01 1:00pm

Audio Production and Remixing with Ableton Live

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Hands-On: SFJAZZ 4th Annual World Drum Weekend!
Aug 06 11:00am

Samba Le Le: Brazilian Carnaval Family Workshop
w/ Ami Molinelli & Zack Pitt-Smith

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 06 1:00pm

Kpanlogo Dance-Drumming Party
w/ CK Ladzekpo

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 06 3:00pm

Elements of Arabic Drumming
w/ Faisal Zedan

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 07 12:00pm

Candombe from Uruguay
w/ Edgardo Cambón

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 07 2:30pm

Brazilian Rhythms for Drumset
w/ Celso Alberti

Joe Henderson Lab

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Koret Discover Jazz Series at MoAD: The Latin Roots of Jazz
Aug 10 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Afro-Cuban Roots 1

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 17 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course - Afro-Cuban Roots 2

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 24 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Puerto Rican Roots

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 31 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Brazilian Roots

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Sep 07 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Jazz Latino

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Sep 14 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Spanish Routes

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Summer 2016 - Jazz Appreciation
Aug 10 7:30pm

History of Cuban Piano w/ Rebeca Mauleón & Friends

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 17 7:00pm

Jazz In Film w/ Alisa Clancy & Andrew Gilbert

Joe Henderson Lab

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2016-17 Family Matinees
Sep 24 11:00am

Family Matinee: Christian McBride

Miner Auditorium

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Oct 22 11:00am

Family Matinee: The SFJAZZ Collective

Miner Auditorium

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Nov 19 11:00am

Family Matinee: The Venezuelan Music Project

Miner Auditorium

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Dec 17 11:00am

Family Matinee: Etienne Charles

Miner Auditorium

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Feb 25 11:00am

Family Matinee: Marcus Shelby Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 18 11:00am

Family Matinee: Tiffany Austin

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 15 11:00am

Family Matinee: Rebeca Mauleón
& Juan de Marcos

Miner Auditorium

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May 27 11:00am

Family Matinee: Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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2016-17 Digital Lab Sessions
Sep 24 1:00pm

Digital Lab:
Intro to Audio Production and Studio Signal Flow

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Sep 28 7:00pm

Digital Lab:
Creating Afro-Latin Grooves
in Electronica and Dance Music

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Oct 12 7:00pm

Digital Lab:
Jazz and Hip Hop (The Remix)

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Oct 22 2:00pm

Digital Lab:
The Art and Science of Mastering

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Nov 16 7:00pm

Digital Lab:
DJing and Live Performance w/ Ableton

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Nov 19 1:00pm

Digital Lab:
Film Scoring, Sound Design and Foley

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Koret Discover Jazz Series: Four & More: The Music of Miles Davis
Oct 19 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Birth of the Cool w/ special guest Sean Jones

Joe Henderson Lab

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Oct 26 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Kind of Blue w/ special guest Ed Simon

Joe Henderson Lab

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Nov 02 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Miles Smiles w/ special guest Teodross Avery

Joe Henderson Lab

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Nov 09 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Bitches Brew w/ special guests Bill Ortiz & Dave McNab

Joe Henderson Lab

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SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 2016-17 Concerts
Nov 19 8:00pm

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars Alumni

Joe Henderson Lab

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Dec 04 1:00pm

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars
Holiday Concert w/ Joshua Redman

Miner Auditorium

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May 07 2:00pm

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 
w/ Mary Stallings

Miner Auditorium

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Monday Night Band: 2016-17 Concerts
Dec 05 7:30pm

Monday Night Band
Showcase w/ Adam Theis

Miner Auditorium

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May 15 7:30pm

Monday Night Band
Showcase w/ Adam Theis

Miner Auditorium

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2016-17 Season Master Classes & Workshops
Dec 10 1:00pm

Open Session: From the Groove to the Studio
Masterclass w/ Robert Glasper

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 11 1:00pm

3rd Annual SFJAZZ Girls Day:
Free Workshop for
Female Jazz Musicians

Joe Henderson Lab

FREE EVENT!
Apr 29 1:00pm

Without a Net: Reimagining the Stage Dynamic
Masterclass w/ Danilo Perez

Joe Henderson Lab

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Free MLK Day Open House
Jan 16 11:00am

SFJAZZ Center Anniversary Celebration
Free MLK Day Open House!

Miner Auditorium

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Koret Discover Jazz Series: The Great Women
Mar 08 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Nina Simone w/ special guest Tammy Hall

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 15 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Hazel Scott w/ special guest Tammy Hall

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 22 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Marian McPartland w/ special guest Laura Klein

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 29 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Vi Redd w/ special guest Tia Fuller

Joe Henderson Lab

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By Date

Education Events by Date

  Upcoming Education Events

Members-Only
Members Save 25%
Streaming Event
Almost Sold Out
Sold Out
Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Discover Jazz Class
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
August 2016
Aug 01 1:00pm

Digital Lab Boot Camp

Audio Production and Remixing with Ableton Live

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

Buy Tickets
Aug 06 11:00am

World Drum Weekend

Samba Le Le: Brazilian Carnaval Family Workshop
w/ Ami Molinelli & Zack Pitt-Smith

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Aug 06 1:00pm

World Drum Weekend

Kpanlogo Dance-Drumming Party
w/ CK Ladzekpo

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Aug 06 3:00pm

World Drum Weekend

Elements of Arabic Drumming
w/ Faisal Zedan

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Aug 07 12:00pm

World Drum Weekend

Candombe from Uruguay
w/ Edgardo Cambón

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Aug 07 2:30pm

World Drum Weekend

Brazilian Rhythms for Drumset
w/ Celso Alberti

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Aug 10 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Afro-Cuban Roots 1

Museum of the African Diaspora

Buy Tickets
Aug 10 7:30pm

Listening Party

History of Cuban Piano w/ Rebeca Mauleón & Friends

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 17 7:00pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

Jazz In Film w/ Alisa Clancy & Andrew Gilbert

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Aug 17 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course - Afro-Cuban Roots 2

Museum of the African Diaspora

Buy Tickets
Aug 24 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Puerto Rican Roots

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 31 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Brazilian Roots

Museum of the African Diaspora

Buy Tickets
September 2016
Sep 07 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Jazz Latino

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Sep 14 7:00pm

Discover Jazz at MoAD

Koret Discover Jazz Course: Spanish Routes

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Sep 24 11:00am

The Christian McBride Situation

Family Matinee: Christian McBride

Miner Auditorium

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Sep 24 1:00pm

Digital Lab Class

Digital Lab:
Intro to Audio Production and Studio Signal Flow

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Sep 28 7:00pm

Digital Lab Class

Digital Lab:
Creating Afro-Latin Grooves
in Electronica and Dance Music

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

Buy Tickets
October 2016
Oct 12 7:00pm

Digital Lab Class

Digital Lab:
Jazz and Hip Hop (The Remix)

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Oct 19 7:00pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Birth of the Cool w/ special guest Sean Jones

Joe Henderson Lab

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Oct 22 11:00am

The Music of Miles of Davis

Family Matinee: The SFJAZZ Collective

Miner Auditorium

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Oct 22 2:00pm

Digital Lab Class

Digital Lab:
The Art and Science of Mastering

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Oct 26 7:00pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Kind of Blue w/ special guest Ed Simon

Joe Henderson Lab

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November 2016
Nov 02 7:00pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Miles Smiles w/ special guest Teodross Avery

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Nov 09 7:00pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Bitches Brew w/ special guests Bill Ortiz & Dave McNab

Joe Henderson Lab

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Nov 16 7:00pm

Digital Lab Class

Digital Lab:
DJing and Live Performance w/ Ableton

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

Buy Tickets
Nov 19 11:00am

Music of Venezuela

Family Matinee: The Venezuelan Music Project

Miner Auditorium

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Nov 19 1:00pm

Digital Lab Class

Digital Lab:
Film Scoring, Sound Design and Foley

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Nov 19 8:00pm

SFJAZZ HSAS Alumni Concert

SFJAZZ High School
All-Stars Alumni

Joe Henderson Lab

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December 2016
Dec 04 1:00pm

SFJAZZ HSAS & Joshua Redman

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars
Holiday Concert w/ Joshua Redman

Miner Auditorium

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Dec 05 7:30pm

Free Concert Showcase!

Monday Night Band
Showcase w/ Adam Theis

Miner Auditorium

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Dec 10 1:00pm

Master Class

Open Session: From the Groove to the Studio
Masterclass w/ Robert Glasper

Joe Henderson Lab

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Dec 17 11:00am

Creole Christmas

Family Matinee: Etienne Charles

Miner Auditorium

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January 2017
Jan 16 11:00am

Open House

SFJAZZ Center Anniversary Celebration
Free MLK Day Open House!

Miner Auditorium

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February 2017
Feb 25 11:00am

Songs of Freedom

Family Matinee: Marcus Shelby Orchestra

Miner Auditorium

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March 2017
Mar 08 7:00pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Nina Simone w/ special guest Tammy Hall

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 11 1:00pm

Free Workshop

3rd Annual SFJAZZ Girls Day:
Free Workshop for
Female Jazz Musicians

Joe Henderson Lab

FREE EVENT!
Mar 15 7:00pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Hazel Scott w/ special guest Tammy Hall

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 18 11:00am

100 Years of Ella!

Family Matinee: Tiffany Austin

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 22 7:00pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Marian McPartland w/ special guest Laura Klein

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 29 7:00pm

Jazz Appreciation Event

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Vi Redd w/ special guest Tia Fuller

Joe Henderson Lab

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April 2017
Apr 15 11:00am

¡Música Cubana!

Family Matinee: Rebeca Mauleón
& Juan de Marcos

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 29 1:00pm

Master Class

Without a Net: Reimagining the Stage Dynamic
Masterclass w/ Danilo Perez

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 2017
May 07 2:00pm

Re-visiting The Standards

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 
w/ Mary Stallings

Miner Auditorium

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May 15 7:30pm

Free Concert Showcase!

Monday Night Band
Showcase w/ Adam Theis

Miner Auditorium

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May 27 11:00am

Tribute to Ernesto Lecuona

Family Matinee: Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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