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July 2018

Lafayette Summer Jazz Workshop

July 23 - July 27
Lafayette Summer Jazz Workshop,

Registration for the 2018 Workshop is open! 2018 fees, which covers a full week’s worth of master classes, music theory, jam sessions, combos, lunch and snacks each day: Tuition is $650 until March 1. After March 1, if registered by May 1, tuition is $670. After May 1, tuition is $690. Notice: $200 NON-REFUNDABLE registration fee included with tuition. No refunds available after May 1st.

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Maceo Parker Big Band BLUES AT THE GREEN

July 28 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Green Music Center, Sonoma, CA + Google Map

“Hey, Maceo! Blow!” funk pioneer James Brown would shout as his band was hitting its peak. Today saxophonist Maceo Parker embodies the legacy of soul, blues, and funk like no other musician, having collaborated with seminal icons like James Brown, George Clinton, and Prince. Joining him for this 3rd Annual Blues at the Green is Louisiana based singer/songwriter Eric Lindell and the Grand Nationals, as well as the daughter of blues Icon Taj Mahal, powerhouse vocalist, Deva Mahal.

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August 2018

Andrea Motis Quintet with Wycliffe Gordon and the SJW 50/50 Jazz Orchestra, directed by Joan Chamorro

August 4 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Stanford University,

Andrea Motis Quintet with Wycliffe Gordon and the SJW 50/50 Jazz Orchestra, directed by Joan Chamorro Hot trumpet and sweet vocals, blazing trombone, combo and big band — don’t miss this show! Music fans who love jazz standards in small band and big band settings, interpreted with improvisation at the highest level in an exquisite hall: This is your show. Barcelona-bred prodigy Andrea Motis returns to SJW to share her astonishing trumpet and vocal talent, accompanied by her own band,…

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Billy Valentine at San Jose Jazz Festival

August 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Hammer Theater, San Jose, + Google Map

Wayne Wallace at San Jose Jazz Festival

August 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
October 2018

Dave Eshelman’s Jazz Garden Big Band at Yoshi’s

October 15 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Yoshi’s,
November 2018

Dave Eshelman’s Jazz Garden Big Band at CSM Jazz Festival

November 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
College of San Mateo,

The Jazz Garden Big Band 2018 marks the 40th anniversary of the 1978 Jazz Garden Big Band premier to a standing room only audience at the Eulipia Café in downtown San Jose. Over the four decades since, it has performed in dozens of bay area jazz clubs, concert halls and festivals. The band has backed guest artists such as Mel Torme, Joe Henderson and Bruce Forman in concert and on it's critically acclaimed cds: The Jazz Garden (1982) Deep Voices…

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