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Thelonious Monk
October 1, 2022

Demystifying the Genius of Thelonious Monk

Journalist Marcus Crowder previews our annual birthday celebration of Thelonious Monk (Oct 5–10 Festival), speaking to Monk biographer Robin D.G. Kelley and NEA Jazz Master Kenny Barron, both of whom will be featured in special broadcasts available only on SFJAZZ At Home.

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Mariza
October 1, 2022

SFJAZZ Dialogues: Mariza and art making in covid

"The Queen of Fado" Mariza reveals how COVID affected her and her music deeply, and why she considers San Francisco a home. Mariza performs four nights at SFJAZZ Center on October 13-16, 2022, with the October 14 concert featured on SFJAZZ At Home's Fridays Live series.

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Thelonious Monk
October 1, 2022

Demystifying the Genius of Thelonious Monk

Journalist Marcus Crowder previews our annual birthday celebration of Thelonious Monk (Oct 5–10 Festival), speaking to Monk biographer Robin D.G. Kelley and NEA Jazz Master Kenny Barron, both of whom will be featured in special broadcasts available only on SFJAZZ At Home.

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Mariza
October 1, 2022

SFJAZZ Dialogues: Mariza and art making in covid

"The Queen of Fado" Mariza reveals how COVID affected her and her music deeply, and why she considers San Francisco a home. Mariza performs four nights at SFJAZZ Center on October 13-16, 2022, with the October 14 concert featured on SFJAZZ At Home's Fridays Live series.

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Mariza
October 1, 2022

SFJAZZ At Home: The Playlist

A deep dive into the recorded music of the artists featured on Fridays Live. Something fresh, something timeless, notable collaborations – you’ll find it all here! (Cover: Mariza)

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SFJAZZ Center opening
June 27, 2022

SFJAZZ Center at 10: Looking Back. Pushing Ahead

The SFJAZZ 2022-23 Season is now on sale to the public, and we're looking forward to celebrating our 10th Season in the SFJAZZ Center with all of you. Here is a special piece by SFJAZZ staff writer Richard Scheinin that marks this historic occasion and appears in the 2022-23 Season catalog.

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Mariza
October 1, 2022

SFJAZZ At Home: The Playlist

A deep dive into the recorded music of the artists featured on Fridays Live. Something fresh, something timeless, notable collaborations – you’ll find it all here! (Cover: Mariza)

Listen
SFJAZZ Center opening
June 27, 2022

SFJAZZ Center at 10: Looking Back. Pushing Ahead

The SFJAZZ 2022-23 Season is now on sale to the public, and we're looking forward to celebrating our 10th Season in the SFJAZZ Center with all of you. Here is a special piece by SFJAZZ staff writer Richard Scheinin that marks this historic occasion and appears in the 2022-23 Season catalog.

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Shai Maestro
September 22, 2022

On The Record: Shai Maestro's "Human"

Israeli piano virtuoso and composer Shai Maestro returns with his quartet on September 24, performing music from his latest ECM release, "Human." Here’s a closer look at this remarkable album by one of jazz's most exciting young talents.

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Charles Lloyd
September 19, 2022

Freedom and Wonder: A Q&A with Charles Lloyd

Beginning September 29, Charles Lloyd returns for four nights with three remarkable trios. Staff writer Richard Scheinin spoke to the saxophonist, composer, bandleader, and 2015 NEA Jazz Master about his career and upcoming performances.

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Shai Maestro
September 22, 2022

On The Record: Shai Maestro's "Human"

Israeli piano virtuoso and composer Shai Maestro returns with his quartet on September 24, performing music from his latest ECM release, "Human." Here’s a closer look at this remarkable album by one of jazz's most exciting young talents.

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Charles Lloyd
September 19, 2022

Freedom and Wonder: A Q&A with Charles Lloyd

Beginning September 29, Charles Lloyd returns for four nights with three remarkable trios. Staff writer Richard Scheinin spoke to the saxophonist, composer, bandleader, and 2015 NEA Jazz Master about his career and upcoming performances.

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Nate Smith
September 13, 2022

Family Style: A Q&A with Nate Smith

Drummer and composer Nate Smith performs with his KINFOLK project on September 22. Staff writer Richard Scheinin spoke to the prolific musician about his career, his upcoming performance, and most recent album.

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Joel Ross
September 12, 2022

On the Record: Joel Ross "The Parable of the Poet"

On September 23, vibraphonist and composer Joel Ross makes his SFJAZZ debut with music from "The Parable of the Poet." Here’s a closer look at this exciting new album.

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Nate Smith
September 13, 2022

Family Style: A Q&A with Nate Smith

Drummer and composer Nate Smith performs with his KINFOLK project on September 22. Staff writer Richard Scheinin spoke to the prolific musician about his career, his upcoming performance, and most recent album.

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Joel Ross
September 12, 2022

On the Record: Joel Ross "The Parable of the Poet"

On September 23, vibraphonist and composer Joel Ross makes his SFJAZZ debut with music from "The Parable of the Poet." Here’s a closer look at this exciting new album.

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Pink Martini
September 1, 2022

SFJAZZ At Home: Expanding the Concert Experience

For the inaugural edition of SFJAZZ Magazine, journalist Richard Scheinin uncovers the origin story of the program, its evolution throughout the pandemic, and what SFJAZZ Members should expect on the horizon.

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Charlie Musselwhite Elvin Bishop
September 1, 2022

SFJAZZ Dialogues: Charlie Musselwhite & Elvin Bishop

Ahead of the September 16th Fridays Live broadcast featuring Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite, the two blues legends join SFJAZZ Founder Randall Kline for a conversation about how the two developed their collaboration, from early days, migrating to Chicago, and eventually landing in the Bay Area.

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Pink Martini
September 1, 2022

SFJAZZ At Home: Expanding the Concert Experience

For the inaugural edition of SFJAZZ Magazine, journalist Richard Scheinin uncovers the origin story of the program, its evolution throughout the pandemic, and what SFJAZZ Members should expect on the horizon.

Read (Members Only)
Charlie Musselwhite Elvin Bishop
September 1, 2022

SFJAZZ Dialogues: Charlie Musselwhite & Elvin Bishop

Ahead of the September 16th Fridays Live broadcast featuring Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite, the two blues legends join SFJAZZ Founder Randall Kline for a conversation about how the two developed their collaboration, from early days, migrating to Chicago, and eventually landing in the Bay Area.

Watch (Members Only)

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