Cool Yule: SJSU Jazz Orchestra
The SJSU Jazz Orchestra and award-winning saxophonist Anton Schwartz mix a mainstream jazz repertoire with holiday classics in Cool Yule. Celebrate the start of the season with this concert of contemporary jazz for large ensemble. Anton Schwartz has performed at jazz’s most prestigious clubs and festivals, including the Blue Note and Dizzy’s, Blues Alley, Jazz Alley, and the Monterey Jazz Festival. The Valley Christian High School Jazz Ensemble directed by Marcus Wolfe will perform as the concert’s special guest ensemble.
Directed by Dr. Aaron Lington, the SJSU Jazz Orchestra provides students with an opportunity to perform traditional and contemporary repertoire from an array of composers spanning over 50 years of jazz history. Students are selected for this ensemble by audition.
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Hammer Theatre Center, 101 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose, CA 95113 Located between 2nd and 3rd St. in downtown San Jose.
Convenient parking available @ 2nd & San Carlos Garage $5 flat fee after 6 PM
Accessible by BART and VTA (2nd & Paseo De San Antonio exit is in front of the Hammer Theatre)