Giants of Jazz on Film West Coast

Event has passed (Sat Mar 18, 2017 - Sat Mar 18, 2017)
Jewish Community Center of San Francisco (JCCSF)
7:30 p.m.
Movies, Music


With Mark Cantor
Featuring music by The Klipptones

From the cool jazz of Los Angeles to the heated sounds of Central Avenue and the lyrical style of the Bay, the West Coast has produced a kaleidoscope of musical styles. Host Mark Cantor shares them all on screen. See Stan Kenton, Dexter Gordon, Dave Brubeck, Jon Hendricks, Shelly Manne, Teddy Edwards, the Lighthouse All Stars and more.

About Mark Cantor:
With a vast archive of 4,000+ films and clips, Los Angeles music maven Mark CantorÂ’s spectacular collection of jazz and blues performances on film is widely considered one of the worldÂ’s premier collections of American popular music on film. For more information, visit

Come early to the JCCSF!
Starting at 7:00 pm, join us for swing dancing and live music by The Klipptones.