Monday Night Band
12-Week Program, Auditions July 22nd and 23rd
Mondays, September 15 - December 8


Monday Night Band
12-Week Program, Auditions July 22nd and 23rd
Mondays, September 15 - December 8


Monday Night Band
12-Week Program, Auditions July 22nd and 23rd
Mondays, September 15 - December 8


Monday Night Band
12-Week Program, Auditions July 22nd and 23rd
Mondays, September 15 - December 8


Monday Night Band
12-Week Program, Auditions July 22nd and 23rd
Mondays, September 15 - December 8


Monday Night Band

Monday Night Band

Audition sign-ups for Monday Night Band will remain open on a video submission basis only until September 8th. Sign up using the link to the right.

12-week program
Mondays, September 15th - December 8th, 7PM-9:30PM • Joe Henderson Lab
Final band showcase: December 8th, 2014 • 7:30PM • Miner Auditorium
General Public: $400; SFJAZZ Members: $350 (3-part payment plans available upon request)
Adam Theis, Director

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 to intermediate/advanced level instrumentalists and vocalists – from high school age hotshots to retired pros and everyone in between (by audition) – this ensemble will introduce participants to various styles and genres of jazz with the primary goal to develop a performance-ready program. The band is directed by acclaimed Bay Area musician, composer and bandleader Adam Theis. The series will culminate in a final public performance on Monday, December 8th 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