Another Successful Free-to-the-Public Master Class Presentation

Another Successful Free-to-the-Public Master Class Presentation

As a way of giving back to the community, Kuumbwa presents a free to the public Master Classes Series which is offered several times each year. Our most recent Master Class featured vocalist and composer, Claudia Villela. Claudia’s talent for musical exploration knows...
The Wrecking Crew comes to The Nickelodeon Theatres

The Wrecking Crew comes to The Nickelodeon Theatres

“With its release held up for seven years because of rights issues, Denny Tedesco’s illuminating documentary about the unsung L.A. session musicians who provided the backbeat for some of the greatest songs from the ’50s through the ’80s can now...
2014 – 2015 Honor Band Auditions

2014 – 2015 Honor Band Auditions

The Kuumbwa Jazz Honor Band is an all-star ensemble of high school musicians. Band members attend weekly rehearsals, study complex jazz theory, improvisation and arranging, and learn essential life skills such as communication, cooperation and critical thinking. The...
Jazz Camp Registration Underway!

Jazz Camp Registration Underway!

Summer Jazz Camp is an annual day camp for students 12 – 18 years old who are interested in learning jazz, improvisation and jazz appreciation. Space is limited and registration is filling up fast! Don’t miss your chance to sign up for our annual Summer Jazz...
KJ Honor Band and SC Ballet Collaborate!

KJ Honor Band and SC Ballet Collaborate!

Santa Cruz Ballet Theatre In Concert Two performances: 1:00 pm and 4:30 pm Cabrillo Crocker Theater The Santa Cruz Ballet Theatre presents their annual mixed-repertory concert features the long-awaited revival of Philip Jerry’s poignant “Our Town”. This show is a...