Events – San Jose Jazz

Calendar of Events

With a new SJZ Break Room series, SJZ has plenty of opportunities to hear great music!

Coming Events

New Works Fest

Hristo Vitchev

Fri, Feb 23

8pm Pacific / SJZ Break Room

Referred by the media as one of the newest and most innovative voices in modern jazz guitar and voted "Rising Star on Guitar" by DownBeat Magazine, Hristo Vitchev’s music has been captivating audiences all across the globe.

New Works Fest

Sundra Manning

Sat, Feb 24

8pm Pacific / SJZ Break Room

Sundra Manning is a Grammy Award nominated pianist, keyboardist, Hammond B3 Organ Player and producer. Respected for her wide ranging musical versatility, she has worked with artists around the world and brings a funky, fresh and gritty approach to the Hammond B3 Organ, piano and keyboards that is emotional, unique and special.

Winter Series

SJZ U19s Free Concert

Fri, Mar 1

7pm Pacific / SJZ Break Room


New Works Fest

Marcus Shelby

Fri, Mar 1

9pm Pacific / SJZ Break Room

Marcus Anthony Shelby is a composer, bassist, bandleader, and educator who currently lives in San Francisco, California. His work focuses on the history, present, and future of African American lives, social movements, and music education.

New Works Fest

Ayo Brame

Sat, Mar 2

8pm Pacific / SJZ Break Room

Ayo Brame is a 16-year-old up and coming tenor saxophone jazz musician out of Oakland, California. He is a student of Jazz Great Richard Howell by way of Oaktown Jazz Workshops. He considers himself a purist when it comes to jazz as he channels late greats such as John Coltrane, and Wayne Shorter.

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