Manresa Chef David Kinch

Kuumbwa Jazz Celebrates 40 Years of Creativity with a Fundraising Dinner Hosted by Manresa Chef David Kinch Monday, May 11, 2015 More...

Chester CT Thompson and Powerhouse; Thursday, November 13

Chester CT Thompson and Powerhouse Thursday, November 13 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “Earthy, energetic and exciting.” – Carlos Santana Original Tower of Power organist Chester Thompson started playing at the age of five and has gone on to lead a career that would be the envy...
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...
Fall Concert Schedule Announced

Fall Concert Schedule Announced

Tickets now on sale for September and October shows. Great line-up includes Airto Moreira & Eyedentity; Eliane Elias; Larry Carlton; The Cookers; Joshua Redman Trio; Stanley Clarke; Dave Douglas and Joe Lovano Quintet: Soundprints and much...
Just Added: 10pm Snarky Puppy

Just Added: 10pm Snarky Puppy

Due to popular demand we have added a 2nd concert at 10pm to see Snarky Puppy on Friday, August 8. Snarky Puppy is truly a different kind of musical animal. A collective of musicians from Dallas and New York City the group play an infectious mixture of jazz, funk, and...