Home » *Top Pick*, Live Music

SFJAZZ Summerfest 2013: Afro-Cuban Orchestra | Union Square

Dang! This event has already taken place.
>> Want to see our Top Picks for this week instead?
Thursday, August 15, 2013 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Union Square Park | Geary and Powell, San Francisco, CA

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2017: Free Outdoor Music Festival | Palo Alto

Enjoy 10 weeks of rhythm and blues as Summer Jazz, an annual tradition in Palo Alto, celebrates its 31st Anniversary at Stanford Shopping Center.

A free outdoor concert series, Summer Jazz is produced by SFJAZZ and showcases a variety of jazz musicians and all-stars performing every Thursday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. between June 22 and August 24.

For 2017, the concerts are taking place in The Plaza at Stanford Shopping Center, near Neiman Marcus.

31st Annual Summer Jazz Season
Thursday, June 22 and August 24, 2017 | 6-7:30 pm
The Plaza near Nieman Marcus, Stanford Shopping Center, Palo Alto

For the most up-to-date concert info visit sfjazz.org

Schedule of Performances:

  • June 22 Dhara World Music
  • June 29 Stanford Jazz Workshop Faculty All-Stars
  • July 6 Beso Negro
  • July 13 Camilo y los Robot Ninjas
  • July 20 Oakland Jazz Choir
  • July 27 Brass Magic
  • August 3 The Urban Renewal Project
  • August 10 Masha Campagne Music
  • August 24 Orquesta la Modern Tradición
Thursday, August 15, 2013
Orquestra La Moderna Tradicion | SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2017: Free Outdoor Music Festival | Palo Alto

Moderna_Tradicion-23Orquesta La Moderna Tradición bursts with the sweet, yet powerful sound of the Afro-Cuban charanga orchestra, which features violins and woodwinds interlocking with driving afro-Cuban rhythms.

Since 1996, the 11-piece group has thrilled audiences across the country with a mix of contemporary timba-infused arrangements guaranteed to get you on your feet and traditional danzónes that transport you back to the Havana social clubs of the 1950s.

Event Details

Cost: FREE


Categories: *Top Pick*, Live Music
Address: Geary and Powell, San Francisco, CA
Submitted by

Facebook comments:

Leave a comment!

You must be logged in to post a comment.