Events Calendar

Events Calendar

2016-17 Season

 
Mar 23 - 26: Joshua Redman, Ron Miles, Scott Colley, Brian Blade
 
Mar 23-24: FORQ (Snarky Puppy)
 
Mar 30: Karsh Kale
 
Mar 31: Red Baraat
 
Apr 1: Miles From India
Taylor McFerrin
 
Mar 25-26: Taylor McFerrin
 
Apr 6: Max Raabe & Palast Orchester
 
Apr 13 - 16: Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars
 
Apr 20-21: Omar Sosa Quarteto AfroCubano

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Streaming Event
Almost Sold Out
Sold Out
Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Student Discount
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
March 2017
Mar 23 7:00pm 8:30pm

Sonic Grooves

FORQ feat members of Snarky Puppy

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 23 7:30pm

Still Dreaming

Joshua Redman,
Ron Miles, Scott Colley
& Brian Blade

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 24 7:00pm 8:30pm

Sonic Grooves

FORQ feat members of Snarky Puppy

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 24 7:30pm

Still Dreaming

Joshua Redman,
Ron Miles, Scott Colley
& Brian Blade

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 25 7:00pm 8:30pm

Electronic Beat Jazz

Taylor McFerrin

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 25 7:30pm

Still Dreaming

Joshua Redman,
Ron Miles, Scott Colley
& Brian Blade

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 26 7:00pm

Still Dreaming

Joshua Redman,
Ron Miles, Scott Colley
& Brian Blade

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 26 7:00pm 8:30pm

Electronic Beat Jazz

Taylor McFerrin

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 30 7:30pm

Indian Electronic Fusion

Karsh Kale presents
Classical Science Fiction

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 31 7:30pm

Celebration of Holi

Red Baraat
Festival of Colors

Miner Auditorium

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April 2017
Apr 01 7:30pm

Music of Miles Davis

Miles From India

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 02 7:00pm

Sitar Legacy

Anoushka Shankar

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 06 8:00pm

One Night in Berlin

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester

Davies Symphony Hall

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Apr 06 8:00pm

POETRY MATTERS

SFJAZZ Poetry Festival w/ Genny Lim
Poet Laureates Kick-Off Reading 

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 07 7:30pm

Brazilian Genius

Hermeto Pascoal 

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 07 8:00pm

POETRY MATTERS

SFJAZZ Poetry Festival w/ Genny Lim
Peace Matters 

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 08 7:30pm

Afrobeat Party

Antibalas

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 08 7:30pm 10:00pm

Nigerian Guitar Legend

King Sunny Adé
— SHOW CANCELLED

Miner Auditorium

Apr 08 8:00pm

POETRY MATTERS

SFJAZZ Poetry Festival w/ Genny Lim
Black Lives Matter 

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 09 7:00pm

Love Songs

Nels Cline: Lovers

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 09 8:00pm

POETRY MATTERS

SFJAZZ Poetry Festival w/ Genny Lim
WE INSIST: Freedom Now Suite

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 13 7:30pm

Buena Vista Social Club Re-Visited

Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 14 7:30pm

Buena Vista Social Club Re-Visited

Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 15 11:00am

¡Música Cubana!

Family Matinee: Rebeca Mauleón
& Juan de Marcos

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 15 7:30pm

Buena Vista Social Club Re-Visited

Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 16 3:00pm

Buena Vista Social Club Re-Visited

Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 20 7:30pm

Real Live

Omar Sosa Quarteto AfroCubano
w/ John Santos

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 20 8:00pm 9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Dayna Stephens
plays Joe Henderson's
Power to The People

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 21 7:30pm

Real Live

Omar Sosa Quarteto AfroCubano
w/ John Santos

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 21 8:00pm 9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Patrick Wolff
plays Joe Henderson's
Our Thing

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 22 7:30pm

Cinematic Soundscapes

Omar Sosa JOG Trio
w/ Mino Cinelu & Yosvany Terry

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 22 8:00pm 9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Howard Wiley
plays Joe Henderson's
Lush Life

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 23 7:00pm

Global Trio

Omar Sosa GFS Trio
feat. Trilok Gurtu & Paolo Fresu

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 23 8:00pm 9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Mad Duran
plays Joe Henderson's
Inner Urge

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 26 8:00pm

Sacred Space

Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares

Grace Cathedral

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Apr 27 7:30pm

Without a Net

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 28 7:30pm

Without a Net

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 29 7:30pm

Without a Net

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 30 4:00pm

Without a Net

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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May 2017
May 04 7:00pm 8:30pm

Art of the Trio

Gerald Clayton Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 04 7:30pm

New Album Release

Mary Stallings
w/ Bruce Barth Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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May 05 7:00pm 8:30pm

Art of the Trio

Gerald Clayton Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 05 7:30pm

Brazilian Jazz

Mary Stallings: Evening of Brazilian Music
w/ Bruce Barth, Anat Cohen & & Adriana Evans

Miner Auditorium

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May 06 7:00pm 8:30pm

Heavy Grooves

Wolff & Clark Expedition

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 06 7:30pm

From Blues to Bebop

Mary Stallings w/ Chester Thompson
From Blues to Bebop

Miner Auditorium

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May 07 1:00pm

Re-visiting The Standards

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 
w/ Mary Stallings

Miner Auditorium

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May 07 7:00pm 8:30pm

Heavy Grooves

Wolff & Clark Expedition

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 07 7:30pm

Duets

Mary Stallings Duos w/ Cyrus Chestnut & Warren Wolf

Miner Auditorium

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May 11 7:30pm

New Album Release

Eliane Elias Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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May 12 7:30pm

Brazilian Jazz

Eliane Elias: Brazillian Night

Miner Auditorium

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May 13 7:30pm

Music of Frank Sinatra

Eliane Elias: Sinatra Night

Miner Auditorium

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May 14 4:00pm

Reunited

Eliane Elias invites Steps Ahead

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 17 7:30pm

Roots of Americana

Listening Party
w/ Rosanne Cash 

Miner Auditorium

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May 18 7:30pm

Together in the Round

Rosanne Cash,
Emmylou Harris
& Lucinda Williams

Miner Auditorium

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May 18 8:00pm 9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Morales, Dyer and Green
sing Lambert, Hendricks & Ross
The Hottest New Group in Jazz

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 19 7:30pm

Together in the Round

Rosanne Cash,
Emmylou Harris
& Lucinda Williams

Miner Auditorium

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May 20 7:30pm

Together in the Round

Rosanne Cash,
Emmylou Harris
& Lucinda Williams

Miner Auditorium

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May 21 4:00pm

Together in the Round

Rosanne Cash,
Emmylou Harris
& Lucinda Williams

Miner Auditorium

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May 25 7:30pm

Tribute To Ernesto Lecuona

Chucho Valdés,
Gonzalo Rubalcaba,
& Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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May 26 7:30pm

Tribute To Ernesto Lecuona

Chucho Valdés,
Gonzalo Rubalcaba,
& Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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May 27 11:00am

Tribute to Ernesto Lecuona

Family Matinee: Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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May 27 7:30pm

Tribute To Ernesto Lecuona

Chucho Valdés,
Gonzalo Rubalcaba,
& Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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May 28 4:00pm

Tribute To Ernesto Lecuona

Chucho Valdés,
Gonzalo Rubalcaba,
& Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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June 2017
Jun 06 6:00pm

Visiting Presenter

IQ2US Debates
The Constitution:
Technology and Privacy

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 07 7:00pm 8:30pm

New Chi-Town Sound

Marquis Hill Blacktet

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 07 7:30pm

One Man Band

Jacob Collier

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 07 8:00pm

The Hitmaker

Burt Bacharach

Davies Symphony Hall

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Jun 08 7:00pm 9:30pm

Celebrate Jack’s 75th

HUDSON: Jack DeJohnette, John Scofield, John Medeski,
& Larry Grenadier

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 08 7:30pm 9:00pm

A Salute to Lou Rawls

Nicolas Bearde

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 08 8:00pm

Harlem-Kingston Express

Monty Alexander

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 09 7:00pm 8:30pm

Azerbaijan Composer/Pianist

Amina Figarova Sextet

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 09 7:30pm

Freedom & Surrender

Lizz Wright

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 09 8:00pm

Art of the Duos

Fred Hersch duos
w/ Kate McGarry & Julian Lage

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 10 2:00pm

Freedom & Surrender

Lizz Wright

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 10 7:00pm 8:30pm

Tribute to Otis Redding

Martin Luther
and the Black Sugar Ensemble

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 10 8:00pm

Gulf Coast Soul

The Suffers

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 10 8:00pm

From Basie to Duke

Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 11 5:30pm 7:00pm

Legend Presents the Prodigy

Ahmad Jamal Presents: Shahin Novrasli

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 11 7:30pm

40 Years of Hits

Herb Alpert and Lani Hall

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 11 8:00pm

Ukulele Star

Jake Shimabukuro

Davies Symphony Hall

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Jun 12 7:00pm 8:30pm

Art of the Bass

Derrick Hodge

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 12 7:30pm

Gospel of Groove

Cory Henry & the Funk Apostles

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 13 7:00pm 8:30pm

Art of the Bass

Derrick Hodge

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 13 7:30pm

Saxophone Summit — Double Bill!

Chris Potter Quartet/
Melissa Aldana

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 14 7:00pm 8:30pm

Trumpet Sound of Now

Ambrose Akinmusire

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 14 7:30pm

Legendary Bassist

Stanley Clarke

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 15 7:00pm 8:30pm

Trumpet Sound of Now

Ambrose Akinmusire

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 15 7:30pm

Beyond Now

Donny McCaslin Quartet
/ Antonio Sanchez Migration

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 16 7:00pm 8:30pm

The Next Great Bassist

Linda May Han Oh
Group

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 16 7:30pm

GroundUp Global Grooves

Bokanté
feat. Michael League of Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 17 7:00pm 8:30pm

Gypsy Jazz Meets the Beatles

The Hot Club of San Francisco:
John, Paul, George & Django

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 17 7:30pm

Dance to the Music

Con Brio

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 18 5:30pm 7:00pm

Music & Words of Protest

Jon Jangtet
Can’t Stop Cryin’ for America:
Black Lives Matter!

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 18 7:30pm

Dance to the Music

Con Brio

Miner Auditorium

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July 2017
Jul 13 7:00pm 8:30pm

Gullah Grooves

Ranky Tanky

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 13 7:30pm

90th Birthday Celebration

Barbara Dane
w/ Tammy Hall Trio
& members of
The Chambers Brothers

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 14 7:00pm 8:30pm

Gullah Grooves

Ranky Tanky

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 14 7:30pm

Contemporary Folk Trio

T Sisters

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 15 7:00pm 8:30pm

Haitian-American Roots

Leyla McCalla

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 15 7:30pm

Harlem On My Mind

Catherine Russell

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 16 5:00pm 7:30pm

Haitian-American Roots

Leyla McCalla

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 16 7:00pm

The Songs of Ella Fitzgerald

Jane Monheit

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 20 7:00pm 8:30pm

Bogotá Blues

fatsO

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 20 7:30pm

The Duke of Bachata

Joan Soriano

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 21 7:00pm 8:30pm

New Queens Of Mariachi

Mariachi Flor de Toloache

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 21 7:30pm

Brazilian Songbook

Claudia Villela:
Music of Elis Regina
Villa Lobos & Originals

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 22 7:00pm 8:30pm

New Queens Of Mariachi

Mariachi Flor de Toloache

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 22 7:30pm

Cuban Vocal Great

Bobi Céspedes

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 23 7:00pm 8:30pm

Argentine Folk Rap

Femina

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 23 7:30pm

Mexican Silent Film & Live Music

Troker,
el automóvil gris

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 26 7:30pm

Exclusive Event

Listening Party w/ John Luther Adams

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 27 7:30pm

String Quartets

John Luther Adams'
The Wind in High Places,
Untouched, Canticles of The Sky,
Dream of The Canyon Wren
Performed by JACK Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 28 7:30pm

World Premiere!

John Luther Adams’
Everything That Rises
Performed by JACK Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 29 1:00pm

Outdoor Percussion

John Luther Adams'
Inuksuit
led by Doug Perkins

TBD

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Jul 29 4:00pm

Sound Installation - 4PM-10PM

John Luther Adams'
Veils and Vesper
Sound Installation — 4PM-10PM

Grace Cathedral

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Jul 30 7:30pm

Percussion Works

John Luther Adams'
Ilimaq & Red Arc/Blue Veil
Led by Doug Perkins

Miner Auditorium

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August 2017
Aug 03 7:30pm

Afrofuturism Pioneers

Sun Ra Arkestra

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 04 7:30pm

Afrofuturism Pioneers

Sun Ra Arkestra

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 05 7:30pm

Afrofuturism Pioneers

Sun Ra Arkestra

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 06 7:30pm

Afrofuturism Pioneers

Sun Ra Arkestra

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 10 7:30pm

Futuristic Graphic Novel Live

Kid Koala's
Nufonia Must Fall

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 11 7:30pm

Futuristic Graphic Novel Live

Kid Koala's
Nufonia Must Fall

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 12 7:30pm

Futuristic Graphic Novel Live

Kid Koala's
Nufonia Must Fall

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 13 7:30pm

Futuristic Graphic Novel Live

Kid Koala's
Nufonia Must Fall

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 17 7:30pm

UnderCover Presents

The Music of Ray Charles
w/ Katdelic, Bang Data,
Cosa Nostra Strings
feat. Trance Thompson

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 18 7:30pm

UnderCover Presents

The Music of Nina Simone
w/ Jazz Mafia's Realistic Orchestra
MoeTar, OSA Vocal Rush

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 19 7:30pm

UnderCover Presents

Miles Davis' 'Bitches Brew'
w/ Broun Fellinis, Kev Choice
PC Muñoz, Alligator Spacewalk

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Aug 20 7:30pm

UnderCover Presents

Music of Muscle Shoals
w/ Kid Beyond & more TBA

Miner Auditorium

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Season 5

2016-17 Season Calendar View

Members-Only
Members Save 25%
Streaming Event
Almost Sold Out
Sold Out
Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Student Discount
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
Still Dreaming
Mar 23 7:30pm

Still Dreaming

Joshua Redman,
Ron Miles, Scott Colley
& Brian Blade

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 24 7:30pm

Still Dreaming

Joshua Redman,
Ron Miles, Scott Colley
& Brian Blade

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 25 7:30pm

Still Dreaming

Joshua Redman,
Ron Miles, Scott Colley
& Brian Blade

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 26 7:00pm

Still Dreaming

Joshua Redman,
Ron Miles, Scott Colley
& Brian Blade

Miner Auditorium

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Get Outta Your Seat!
Mar 23 7:00pm8:30pm

Sonic Grooves

FORQ feat members of Snarky Puppy

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 24 7:00pm8:30pm

Sonic Grooves

FORQ feat members of Snarky Puppy

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 25 7:00pm8:30pm

Electronic Beat Jazz

Taylor McFerrin

Joe Henderson Lab

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Mar 26 7:00pm8:30pm

Electronic Beat Jazz

Taylor McFerrin

Joe Henderson Lab

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Indian Connections
Mar 30 7:30pm

Indian Electronic Fusion

Karsh Kale presents
Classical Science Fiction

Miner Auditorium

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Mar 31 7:30pm

Celebration of Holi

Red Baraat
Festival of Colors

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 01 7:30pm

Music of Miles Davis

Miles From India

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 02 7:00pm

Sitar Legacy

Anoushka Shankar

Miner Auditorium

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Across the Continents
Apr 06 8:00pm

One Night in Berlin

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester

Davies Symphony Hall

Buy Tickets
Apr 07 7:30pm

Brazilian Genius

Hermeto Pascoal 

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 08 7:30pm

Afrobeat Party

Antibalas

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 08 7:30pm10:00pm

Nigerian Guitar Legend

King Sunny Adé
— SHOW CANCELLED

Miner Auditorium

Apr 09 7:00pm

Love Songs

Nels Cline: Lovers

Miner Auditorium

Buy Tickets
SFJAZZ Poetry Festival w/ Genny Lim
Apr 06 8:00pm

POETRY MATTERS

SFJAZZ Poetry Festival w/ Genny Lim
Poet Laureates Kick-Off Reading 

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 07 8:00pm

POETRY MATTERS

SFJAZZ Poetry Festival w/ Genny Lim
Peace Matters 

Joe Henderson Lab

Buy Tickets
Apr 08 8:00pm

POETRY MATTERS

SFJAZZ Poetry Festival w/ Genny Lim
Black Lives Matter 

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 09 8:00pm

POETRY MATTERS

SFJAZZ Poetry Festival w/ Genny Lim
WE INSIST: Freedom Now Suite

Joe Henderson Lab

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Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars
Apr 13 7:30pm

Buena Vista Social Club Re-Visited

Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 14 7:30pm

Buena Vista Social Club Re-Visited

Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 15 7:30pm

Buena Vista Social Club Re-Visited

Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 16 3:00pm

Buena Vista Social Club Re-Visited

Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Miner Auditorium

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SFJAZZ Hotplate: Joe Henderson Festival
Apr 20 8:00pm9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Dayna Stephens
plays Joe Henderson's
Power to The People

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 21 8:00pm9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Patrick Wolff
plays Joe Henderson's
Our Thing

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 22 8:00pm9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Howard Wiley
plays Joe Henderson's
Lush Life

Joe Henderson Lab

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Apr 23 8:00pm9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Mad Duran
plays Joe Henderson's
Inner Urge

Joe Henderson Lab

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Omar Sosa
Apr 20 7:30pm

Real Live

Omar Sosa Quarteto AfroCubano
w/ John Santos

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 21 7:30pm

Real Live

Omar Sosa Quarteto AfroCubano
w/ John Santos

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 22 7:30pm

Cinematic Soundscapes

Omar Sosa JOG Trio
w/ Mino Cinelu & Yosvany Terry

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 23 7:00pm

Global Trio

Omar Sosa GFS Trio
feat. Trilok Gurtu & Paolo Fresu

Miner Auditorium

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Sacred Space
Apr 26 8:00pm

Sacred Space

Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares

Grace Cathedral

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Family Matinee: April
Apr 15 11:00am

¡Música Cubana!

Family Matinee: Rebeca Mauleón
& Juan de Marcos

Miner Auditorium

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Wayne Shorter Quartet
Apr 27 7:30pm

Without a Net

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 28 7:30pm

Without a Net

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 29 7:30pm

Without a Net

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Apr 30 4:00pm

Without a Net

Wayne Shorter Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director Mary Stallings
May 04 7:30pm

New Album Release

Mary Stallings
w/ Bruce Barth Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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May 05 7:30pm

Brazilian Jazz

Mary Stallings: Evening of Brazilian Music
w/ Bruce Barth, Anat Cohen & & Adriana Evans

Miner Auditorium

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May 06 7:30pm

From Blues to Bebop

Mary Stallings w/ Chester Thompson
From Blues to Bebop

Miner Auditorium

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May 07 1:00pm

Re-visiting The Standards

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 
w/ Mary Stallings

Miner Auditorium

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May 07 7:30pm

Duets

Mary Stallings Duos w/ Cyrus Chestnut & Warren Wolf

Miner Auditorium

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Art of the Trio
May 04 7:00pm8:30pm

Art of the Trio

Gerald Clayton Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 05 7:00pm8:30pm

Art of the Trio

Gerald Clayton Trio

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 06 7:00pm8:30pm

Heavy Grooves

Wolff & Clark Expedition

Joe Henderson Lab

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May 07 7:00pm8:30pm

Heavy Grooves

Wolff & Clark Expedition

Joe Henderson Lab

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SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Season 5 Concerts
May 07 1:00pm

Re-visiting The Standards

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 
w/ Mary Stallings

Miner Auditorium

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Elaine Elias
May 11 7:30pm

New Album Release

Eliane Elias Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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May 12 7:30pm

Brazilian Jazz

Eliane Elias: Brazillian Night

Miner Auditorium

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May 13 7:30pm

Music of Frank Sinatra

Eliane Elias: Sinatra Night

Miner Auditorium

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May 14 4:00pm

Reunited

Eliane Elias invites Steps Ahead

Miner Auditorium

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SFJAZZ Hotplate: May
May 18 8:00pm9:30pm

SFJAZZ Hotplate

Morales, Dyer and Green
sing Lambert, Hendricks & Ross
The Hottest New Group in Jazz

Joe Henderson Lab

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SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director Rosanne Cash
May 17 7:30pm

Roots of Americana

Listening Party
w/ Rosanne Cash 

Miner Auditorium

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May 18 7:30pm

Together in the Round

Rosanne Cash,
Emmylou Harris
& Lucinda Williams

Miner Auditorium

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May 19 7:30pm

Together in the Round

Rosanne Cash,
Emmylou Harris
& Lucinda Williams

Miner Auditorium

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May 20 7:30pm

Together in the Round

Rosanne Cash,
Emmylou Harris
& Lucinda Williams

Miner Auditorium

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May 21 4:00pm

Together in the Round

Rosanne Cash,
Emmylou Harris
& Lucinda Williams

Miner Auditorium

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A Tribute To Ernesto Lecuona
May 25 7:30pm

Tribute To Ernesto Lecuona

Chucho Valdés,
Gonzalo Rubalcaba,
& Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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May 26 7:30pm

Tribute To Ernesto Lecuona

Chucho Valdés,
Gonzalo Rubalcaba,
& Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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May 27 11:00am

Tribute to Ernesto Lecuona

Family Matinee: Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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May 27 7:30pm

Tribute To Ernesto Lecuona

Chucho Valdés,
Gonzalo Rubalcaba,
& Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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May 28 4:00pm

Tribute To Ernesto Lecuona

Chucho Valdés,
Gonzalo Rubalcaba,
& Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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Family Matinee: May
May 27 11:00am

Tribute to Ernesto Lecuona

Family Matinee: Michel Camilo

Miner Auditorium

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Burt Bacharach at Davies Symphony Hall
Jun 07 8:00pm

The Hitmaker

Burt Bacharach

Davies Symphony Hall

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Festival

Festival Date View

  35th Annual San Francisco Jazz Festival

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Pre-Concert Talk
Visiting Presenter
Family Matinee
Student Discount
SFJAZZ Beacon Award
June 2017
Jun 07 7:00pm 8:30pm

New Chi-Town Sound

Marquis Hill Blacktet

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 07 7:30pm

One Man Band

Jacob Collier

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 08 7:00pm 9:30pm

Celebrate Jack’s 75th

HUDSON: Jack DeJohnette, John Scofield, John Medeski,
& Larry Grenadier

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 08 7:30pm 9:00pm

A Salute to Lou Rawls

Nicolas Bearde

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 08 8:00pm

Harlem-Kingston Express

Monty Alexander

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 09 7:00pm 8:30pm

Azerbaijan Composer/Pianist

Amina Figarova Sextet

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 09 7:30pm

Freedom & Surrender

Lizz Wright

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 09 8:00pm

Art of the Duos

Fred Hersch duos
w/ Kate McGarry & Julian Lage

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 10 2:00pm

Freedom & Surrender

Lizz Wright

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 10 7:00pm 8:30pm

Tribute to Otis Redding

Martin Luther
and the Black Sugar Ensemble

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 10 8:00pm

Gulf Coast Soul

The Suffers

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 10 8:00pm

From Basie to Duke

Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra

Herbst Theatre

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Jun 11 5:30pm 7:00pm

Legend Presents the Prodigy

Ahmad Jamal Presents: Shahin Novrasli

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 11 7:30pm

40 Years of Hits

Herb Alpert and Lani Hall

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 11 8:00pm

Ukulele Star

Jake Shimabukuro

Davies Symphony Hall

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Jun 12 7:00pm 8:30pm

Art of the Bass

Derrick Hodge

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 12 7:30pm

Gospel of Groove

Cory Henry & the Funk Apostles

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 13 7:00pm 8:30pm

Art of the Bass

Derrick Hodge

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 13 7:30pm

Saxophone Summit — Double Bill!

Chris Potter Quartet/
Melissa Aldana

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 14 7:00pm 8:30pm

Trumpet Sound of Now

Ambrose Akinmusire

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 14 7:30pm

Legendary Bassist

Stanley Clarke

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 15 7:00pm 8:30pm

Trumpet Sound of Now

Ambrose Akinmusire

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 15 7:30pm

Beyond Now

Donny McCaslin Quartet
/ Antonio Sanchez Migration

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 16 7:00pm 8:30pm

The Next Great Bassist

Linda May Han Oh
Group

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 16 7:30pm

GroundUp Global Grooves

Bokanté
feat. Michael League of Snarky Puppy

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 17 7:00pm 8:30pm

Gypsy Jazz Meets the Beatles

The Hot Club of San Francisco:
John, Paul, George & Django

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 17 7:30pm

Dance to the Music

Con Brio

Miner Auditorium

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Jun 18 5:30pm 7:00pm

Music & Words of Protest

Jon Jangtet
Can’t Stop Cryin’ for America:
Black Lives Matter!

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jun 18 7:30pm

Dance to the Music

Con Brio

Miner Auditorium

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Summer Sessions

Summer Sessions 2017

  Summer Sessions 2017

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Great Americas Songbook — Great American Songbook
Jul 13 7:00pm8:30pm

Gullah Grooves

Ranky Tanky

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 13 7:30pm

90th Birthday Celebration

Barbara Dane
w/ Tammy Hall Trio
& members of
The Chambers Brothers

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 14 7:00pm8:30pm

Gullah Grooves

Ranky Tanky

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 14 7:30pm

Contemporary Folk Trio

T Sisters

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 15 7:00pm8:30pm

Haitian-American Roots

Leyla McCalla

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 15 7:30pm

Harlem On My Mind

Catherine Russell

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 16 5:00pm7:30pm

Haitian-American Roots

Leyla McCalla

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 16 7:00pm

The Songs of Ella Fitzgerald

Jane Monheit

Miner Auditorium

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Great Americas Songbook — Caribbean Basin Songbook
Jul 20 7:00pm8:30pm

Bogotá Blues

fatsO

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 20 7:30pm

The Duke of Bachata

Joan Soriano

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 21 7:00pm8:30pm

New Queens Of Mariachi

Mariachi Flor de Toloache

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 21 7:30pm

Brazilian Songbook

Claudia Villela:
Music of Elis Regina
Villa Lobos & Originals

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 22 7:00pm8:30pm

New Queens Of Mariachi

Mariachi Flor de Toloache

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 22 7:30pm

Cuban Vocal Great

Bobi Céspedes

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 23 7:00pm8:30pm

Argentine Folk Rap

Femina

Joe Henderson Lab

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Jul 23 7:30pm

Mexican Silent Film & Live Music

Troker,
el automóvil gris

Miner Auditorium

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John Luther Adams Festival
Jul 26 7:30pm

Exclusive Event

Listening Party w/ John Luther Adams

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Jul 27 7:30pm

String Quartets

John Luther Adams'
The Wind in High Places,
Untouched, Canticles of The Sky,
Dream of The Canyon Wren
Performed by JACK Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 28 7:30pm

World Premiere!

John Luther Adams’
Everything That Rises
Performed by JACK Quartet

Miner Auditorium

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Jul 29 1:00pm

Outdoor Percussion

John Luther Adams'
Inuksuit
led by Doug Perkins

TBD

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Jul 29 4:00pm

Sound Installation - 4PM-10PM

John Luther Adams'
Veils and Vesper
Sound Installation — 4PM-10PM

Grace Cathedral

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Jul 30 7:30pm

Percussion Works

John Luther Adams'
Ilimaq & Red Arc/Blue Veil
Led by Doug Perkins

Miner Auditorium

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Sun Ra Arkestra
Aug 03 7:30pm

Afrofuturism Pioneers

Sun Ra Arkestra

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 04 7:30pm

Afrofuturism Pioneers

Sun Ra Arkestra

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 05 7:30pm

Afrofuturism Pioneers

Sun Ra Arkestra

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 06 7:30pm

Afrofuturism Pioneers

Sun Ra Arkestra

Miner Auditorium

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Kid Koala's Nufonia Must Fall
Aug 10 7:30pm

Futuristic Graphic Novel Live

Kid Koala's
Nufonia Must Fall

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 11 7:30pm

Futuristic Graphic Novel Live

Kid Koala's
Nufonia Must Fall

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 12 7:30pm

Futuristic Graphic Novel Live

Kid Koala's
Nufonia Must Fall

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 13 7:30pm

Futuristic Graphic Novel Live

Kid Koala's
Nufonia Must Fall

Miner Auditorium

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UnderCover Presents The Singles
Aug 17 7:30pm

UnderCover Presents

The Music of Ray Charles
w/ Katdelic, Bang Data,
Cosa Nostra Strings
feat. Trance Thompson

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 18 7:30pm

UnderCover Presents

The Music of Nina Simone
w/ Jazz Mafia's Realistic Orchestra
MoeTar, OSA Vocal Rush

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 19 7:30pm

UnderCover Presents

Miles Davis' 'Bitches Brew'
w/ Broun Fellinis, Kev Choice
PC Muñoz, Alligator Spacewalk

Miner Auditorium

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Aug 20 7:30pm

UnderCover Presents

Music of Muscle Shoals
w/ Kid Beyond & more TBA

Miner Auditorium

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Education Events

Education Events

  Upcoming Education Events

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2016-17 Digital Lab Sessions
Mar 25 1:00pm

Digital Lab:
Intro to Audio Production and the Digital Studio

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Apr 05 7:00pm

Live Looping:
Spontaneous Improvisational Composing

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Apr 12 7:00pm

Digital Lab:
Jazz and Hip Hop in the Mix

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Apr 15 1:00pm

Making Your Mixes Shine:
Intro to Mastering Techniques & Critical Listening

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Apr 19 7:00pm

Digital Lab:
DJing and Live Performance w/ Ableton

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Koret Discover Jazz Series: The Great Women
Mar 29 7:00pm

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

Joe Henderson Lab

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2016-17 Family Matinees
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 Season Master Classes & Workshops
Apr 29 1:00pm

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

Joe Henderson Lab

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SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Season 5 Concerts
May 07 1:00pm

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars 
w/ Mary Stallings

Miner Auditorium

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Monday Night Band: 2016-17 Concerts
May 15 7:30pm

Monday Night Band
Showcase w/ Adam Theis

Miner Auditorium

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Digital Lab Sessions
Jul 11 1:00pm

Digital Lab Sessions:
An Intro To Music Production

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Jul 18 1:00pm

Digital Lab Sessions:
Recording, Mixing & Mastering

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Jul 25 1:00pm

Digital Lab Sessions:
Audio for Visual Media

SFJAZZ Center, Digital Lab

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Jazz Appreciation
Jul 19 7:00pm

Mujeres: Iconic Women
in Latin Music

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 09 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Sounds of Resistance, class 1

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 16 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Sounds of Resistance, class 2

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 23 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Sounds of Resistance, class 3

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Aug 30 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Sounds of Resistance, class 4

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Sep 06 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Sounds of Resistance, class 5

Museum of the African Diaspora

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Sep 13 7:00pm

Koret Discover Jazz Course:
Sounds of Resistance, class 6

Museum of the African Diaspora

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5th Annual World Drum Weekend
Aug 05 1:00pm

Sábado de Rumba

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 06 11:00am

Gumbo Caribbean Drum Line

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 06 1:30pm

Steel Pan in the City!

Joe Henderson Lab

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Aug 06 4:00pm

Bomba Puertorriqueña

Joe Henderson Lab

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