San Jose Jazz Summer Fest

When
Fri Aug 10 (full schedule below)
Where
San Jose
Time
6pm - 11pm
Cost
$40 - $300
Tags
Music, Festival / Fair

Description

San Jose Jazz Summer Fest returns for three days in downtown San Jose with big names in Latin jazz and acts that represent the entire jazz diaspora

A showcase for jazz and related genres, SJZ Summer Fest is also nationally recognized as one of the biggest Latin festivals in the country. A standout summer destination for music lovers, concert-goers and families alike, the three-day event features 120+ performances on 12 stages, attracting tens of thousands of visitors to downtown throughout the weekend.

Artist Lineup
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Friday, August 10

Sobrato Organization Main Stage
MINO YANCI @ 6pm
CONFUNKSHUN @ 7:30pm
LALAH HATHAWAY @ 9:30pm


Heritage Bank Cafe Stritch Stage
TANGO JAZZ QUARTET 6pm
MAKAYA MCCRAVEN @ 8:30pm
AARON ABERNATHY TRIO @ 11pm


Sushi Confidential Stage
SYNCHRONICITY @ 6pm
7TH STREET BIG BAND @ 8pm
JESSICA JOHNSON @ 10pm


Swing Stage
SWING LESSONS @ 6pm
SOJ BIG BAND @ 7pm
SWING LESSONS @ 9pm
TOP SHELF BIG BAND @ 10pm


SJZ Boom Box Stage
JESSICA LÁ REL @ 6:15pm
JIMETTA ROSE @ 8:15pm


Silicon Valley Stage
PASCAL BOKAR AFRO BLUE GRAZZ BAND @ 6:45pm
EDDIE GALE @ 8:30pm


El Taurino Stage
SARA NIEMIETZ & SNUFFY WALDEN @ 8pm
YOSHIAKI MIYANOUE @ 10pm


Silicon Valley Community Foundation Hammer Theatre Stage
JANE MONHEIT @ 8pm


Saturday, August 11

Swing Stage
LGS BIG BAND @ 11am
SWING LESSONS @ 1pm
THE SERENADERS @ 2pm
SWING LESSONS @ 4pm
MILLENNIUM SOUNDS @ 5pm
SWING SOLUTION @ 7pm
NASA AMES JAZZ BAND @ 9pm


Heritage Bank Cafe Stritch Stage
SYLVIA CUENCA QUARTET @ Noon
SANDY CRESSMAN AND HOMENAGEM BRASILEIRA @ 2:30pm
ERIK JEKABSON QUINTET @ 5pm
JACKIE GAGE @ 7:30pm
THEO CROKER QUARTET @ 10pm


El Taurino Stage
ORGANIC TRIO @ Noon
DELVON LAMARR ORGAN TRIO @ 2:30pm
MAE.SUN @ 5pm
10TH ANNUAL JAZZ ORGAN FELLOWSHIP WITH MATTHEW WHITAKER AND BRIAN CHARETTE @ 7:30pm
YISSY & BANDANCHA @ 10pm


Sushi Confidential Stage
SAN JOSE JAZZ HIGH SCHOOL ALL STARS @ Noon
RETRO NOTES @ 2pm
NEVER WEATHER @ 4pm
TANGO JAZZ QUARTET @ 6pm
EUGENIE JONES @ 8pm
YOSHIAKI MIYANOUE @ 10pm


Blues/Big Easy Stage
ALASTAIR GREENE BAND @ Noon
ANDRE THIERRY @ 1:45pm
LEGALLY BLUE @ 3:30pm
MITCH WOODS AND HIS ROCKET 88’S @ 5:15pm
LYDIA PENSE & COLD BLOOD WITH FRED ROSS @ 7pm
THE SOUL REBELS @ 9pm


Salsa Stage
ORQUESTA SABORICUA @ 12:30pm
DOUG BEAVERS’ TITANES DEL TROMBÓN: TRIBUTE TO CHEO FELICIANO @ 2:30pm
BOOGALOO ASSASSINS @ 6:30pm
RUMBANKETE @ 8:30pm


Silicon Valley Community Foundation Hammer Theatre Stage
BILLY VALENTINE BIG BAND @ 1pm
SARAH MCKENZIE @ 3pm
KISHI BASHI W/ STRINGS @ 5pm


Silicon Valley Stage
SJZ COLLECTIVE REIMAGINES MONK @ 1pm
JEFF DENSON: OUTSIDE MY WINDOW @ 3pm
AARON LINGTON PLAYS THE MUSIC OF ASTOR PIAZZOLLA @ 5pm
WAYNE WALLACE LATIN JAZZ SEPTET @ 7pm
OCTOBOP @ 9pm


SJZ Boom Box Stage
SCHOOL OF ROCK SAN JOSE @ 1pm
MADE BY CROOKS @ 2:45pm
YASSOU @ 4:45pm
GHOST & THE CITY @ 6:45pm


SJMA Next Gen Stage
MONTEREY JAZZ FESTIVAL HIGH SCHOOL HONOR VOCAL JAZZ ENSEMBLE @ 1pm
GOLD LION ARTS COSMIC GARDEN @ 2pm
MONTEREY JAZZ FESTIVAL HIGH SCHOOL ALL-STAR BAND @ 3pm
NICK PANOUTSOS QUARTET @ 4pm
GENIUS WESLEY PROJECT @ 5pm
NEXT GEN JAM @ 6pm


Sobrato Organization Main Stage
YISSY & BANDANCHA @ 2pm
BOOKER T.’S STAX REVUE: A JOURNEY THROUGH SOUL, BLUES AND R&B @ 4pm
GOAPELE @ 6pm
JOHNNY GILL @ 8pm


Sunday, August 12

Swing Stage
FULL SPECTRUM BIG BAND @ 11am
SWING LESSONS @ 1pm
FOOTNOTES JAZZ @ 2pm
SWING LESSONS @ 4pm
THE LYRATONES @ 5pm


Sobrato Organization Main Stage
SAN JOSE JAZZ SUMMER JAZZ CAMP COMBO @ 11:45am
NACHITO HERRERA TRIO @ Noon
HERB ALPERT AND LANI HALL @ 4pm
KOOL & THE GANG @ 6pm


Heritage Bank Cafe Stritch Stage
LA TENAZA TANGO SON @ Noon
JEMAL RAMIREZ GROUP WITH WARREN WOLF @ 2:30pm
KAT EDMONSON @ 5pm
NACHITO HERRERA TRIO @ 7:30pm


El Taurino Stage
STEVE BEDI & SPECIAL ‘X’ @ Noon
KATIE THIROUX TRIO @ 2:30pm
EMMET COHEN TRIO @ 5pm
ERIC ALEXANDER @ 7pm


Blues/Big Easy Stage
EVAN THOMAS BLUES REVUE @ Noon
BIG SAM’S FUNKY NATION @ 2pm
TOM RIGNEY AND FLAMBEAU @ 6pm


SJMA Next Gen Stage
MR. CLIFFORD’S YOUNG JAZZ ALL STARS @ Noon
EAST BAY JAZZ HIGH SCHOOL ALL-STARS @ 1pm
ECHOES @ 2pm
MARIACHI LOS TORITOS @ 3pm
GAIL DOBSON’S VOCALS FOR KIDS WITH THE GAIL DOBSON BAND @ 4pm


Sushi Confidential Stage
URBAN RENEWAL PROJECT @ Noon
RATATET @ 4pm
LA TENAZA TANGO SON @ 6pm
SOUTH BAY BIG BAND JAZZ @ 8pm


Silicon Valley Stage
KAT PARRA LATIN WORLD ENSEMBLE @ 1pm
KRISTEN STROM: MOVING DAY–THE MUSIC OF JOHN SHIFFLETT @ 3pm
MASON RAZAVI NONET @ 5pm


SJZ Boom Box Stage
SJZ U19S @ 1pm
NO WATER AFTER MIDNIGHT @ 2:45pm
OAKADELIC @ 4:45pm


Silicon Valley Community Foundation Hammer Theatre Stage
PAULA WEST @ 1pm
CHRISTIAN TAMBURR AND DOMINICK FARINACCI QUARTET @ 3pm
JOHN SANTOS AFRO-LATIN ROOTS PROJECT @ 5pm
MARCUS ROBERTS’ ROMANCE, SWING AND BLUES @ 7pm


Salsa Stage
AVANCE @ 2:30pm
CHANGÜÍ MAJADERO @ 4:30pm
ORQUESTA SON MAYOR @ 6:30pm

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Schedule

San Jose
San Jose
San Jose, CA
Fri Aug 10 (6pm - 11pm)
Sat Aug 11 (11am - 10pm)
Sun Aug 12 (11am - 7pm)

Location

location
  1. San Jose San Jose, San Jose, CA