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July 25, 2014

Sturdy Adams

The California Jazz Conservatory is proud to support new and emerging talent. Enjoy an evening of musical selections with this talented Rising Star. More details coming soon!

The 2014 Rising Stars Summer Concert Series is made possible in part by a generous gift from David and Beth Sawi.

 

 

Start: July 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: California Jazz Conservatory
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States

July 26, 2014

Mike Quigg’s Second Home Trio

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SATURDAY, JULY 26, 8 PM

Enjoy a night of original jazz compositions with Mike Quigg and his trio. Featuring Javier Santiago on piano, Zac Brown on bass, Mike Quigg on drums plus two special guests from the Brubeck Institute.

The 2014 Rising Stars Summer Concert Series is made possible in part by a generous gift from David and Beth Sawi.

 

 

Start: July 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: California Jazz Conservatory
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States

July 27, 2014

Drunk with Song: A Concert by Barry Warren

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Barry Warren SUNDAY, JULY 27, 4:30 PM

Known for his discerning taste and soaring delivery, Barry invites you to share in a delightful selection of rediscovered songs too beautiful to be forgotten.

Barry Warren has been creating lyrics for jazz instrumental compositions for over 30 years. His songs are performed by many Bay Area jazz vocalists. In addition, he has performed in and created arrangements for several vocal jazz groups. Currently Barry performs as a solo vocalist, known and admired for his extensive repertoire and for his ability to communicate meaning and emotion when he sings.

Part of the JCMS Concert Preparation & Performance Series

 

Start: July 27, 2014 4:30 pm
End: July 27, 2014 6:30 pm
Venue: California Jazz Conservatory
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States

Vocal Jam Session

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Angharad Jones SUNDAY, JULY 27, 7 PM

The Jazzschool Community Music School Vocal Department presents a monthly jazz vocal jam session, hosted by Angharad Jones. All are welcome! Singers should bring three copies of their song for the band. Please arrive by 6:30 pm to sign up.

 

 

 
Start: July 27, 2014 7:00 pm
End: July 27, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: California Jazz Conservatory
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States

August 1, 2014

High School Intensive Performance

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High School Intensive Performance • FRIDAY, AUGUST 1, 8 PM

The week-long High School Jazz Intensive culminates in a performance of top high school jazz instrumentalists alongside an incredible faculty band.

 

 

Start: August 1, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 1, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: California Jazz Conservatory
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States

August 3, 2014

Arabelle Schoenberg & Kanoa Mendenhall

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Kanoa Mendenhall SUNDAY, AUGUST 3, 4:30 PM

The California Jazz Conservatory is proud to support new and emerging talent. Enjoy an evening of musical selections with these talented Rising Stars. Featuring Arabelle Schoenberg on piano and Kanoa Mendenhall on bass. More details coming soon!

The 2014 Rising Stars Summer Concert Series is made possible in part by a generous gift from David and Beth Sawi.

Start: August 3, 2014 4:30 pm
End: August 3, 2014 6:30 pm
Venue: California Jazz Conservatory
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States

Blues Vocal Jam with Pamela Rose

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Pamela Rose SUNDAY, AUGUST 3, 7 PM

Take the stage and sing the blues with a killer band! Hosted by acclaimed vocalist Pamela Rose, this special Jazzschool vocal jam session is open to all singers. Please arrive by 6:30 to sign up to sing. No charts needed, but singers should be prepared to explain the form of their song in a few words (e.g. “12-bar blues in the key of F, shuffle”).

Start: August 3, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 3, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: California Jazz Conservatory
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States

August 8, 2014

Girls’ Jazz and Blues Camp Performance

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Girls’ Jazz & Blues Camp • FRIDAY, AUGUST 8, 6 PM

The Girls’ Jazz & Blues Camp is a supportive musical environment where girls have fun and develop self-confidence while honing improvisational, technical and ensemble skills. Join these young musicians as they present their end-of-camp performance!

Start: August 8, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 8, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: California Jazz Conservatory
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States

August 9, 2014

The Jonah Levine Collective

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Jonah Levine SATURDAY, AUGUST 9, 8 PM

Trombonist, composer and pianist Jonah Levine brings his Los Angeles band to his hometown for his debut show as a UCLA graduate. Featuring Jonah Levine on trombone, Emile Martinez on trumpet, Josh Johnson on alto sax, Owen Clapp on Bass, Julian Le on piano, and Jonathan Pinson on drums.

Short Bio
Jonah Levine is a trombonist, pianist, composer and arranger from Berkeley, CA currently residing in Los Angeles. He has performed at leading jazz festivals around the world including the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland and the Monterey Jazz Festival in California, as well as venues throughout France, Italy, Mexico, and South America. He has worked with Leonard Cohen, The Game, Ed Sheeran, Ryan Leslie, Rudimental UK, George Watsky, Dumbfoundead, and Shafiq Husayn among many others. Known as “Funky Lips,” Levine has versatile style that allows him to work in various types of situations such as big bands, world fusion groups, hip hop, pop producers and more. Levine has a passion for teaching, performing, and composing music and plans to continue doing all three after he graduates UCLA with a B.A. in ethnomusicology in June of 2014. www.jonahlevinemusic.com/

The 2014 Rising Stars Summer Concert Series is made possible in part by a generous gift from David and Beth Sawi.

Start: August 9, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 9, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: California Jazz Conservatory
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States

August 10, 2014

SF Early Music Society

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SF Early Music Society SUNDAY, AUGUST 10, 4:30 PM

The California Jazz Conservatory and The San Francisco Early Music Society have established an exciting affiliation that delights both our audience and our local musicians. Early music lovers and jazz music lovers join together to celebrate the improvisational kinship of the two genres. Early music is not light entertainment but a spiritual bridge to another time and place, a deep momentary experience sent  to us by past voices in a universal language we rediscover and re-create with each performance. Check back soon for specific concert details.

 

 

 

 

 

Start: August 10, 2014 4:30 pm
End: August 10, 2014 6:30 pm
Venue: California Jazz Conservatory
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States
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