Jazz on the Hill
Sat Jun 10 2023 at 11:00 am
College of San Mateo | San Mateo, CA
AdvertisementSave the date for Jazz on the Hill, a mesmerizing event happening on June 10, 2023, in San Mateo, California!
Hosted by KCSM Jazz 91.1, this free community event celebrates the soulful sounds of jazz. Prepare for an unforgettable experience as the hills of San Mateo come alive with enchanting melodies!
Headlining this year's Jazz on the Hill is the renowned Spanish Harlem Orchestra, known as SHO. Prepare to be captivated by their electrifying performance!
The festival kicks off at 11 am with the talented Berkeley High School Combo, followed by performances from acclaimed jazz guitarist Mimi Fox and the CSM Little Big Band led by Patrick Wolff.
In addition, we're excited to introduce the prestigious KCSM Jazz Icon Award, honoring the legendary John Handy for his outstanding contributions as a performer, composer, educator, and historian of jazz. Don't miss his performance with the Akira Tana Quartet!
Jazz on the Hill is more than a music festival; it celebrates jazz's rich heritage and profound impact. Join us to support young musicians and witness their talents firsthand. KCSM is dedicated to nurturing the future of jazz and empowering the next generation of musicians!
Bring your family and friends to enjoy an enchanting afternoon of jazz, arts and crafts, delicious food trucks, and locally crafted wines and beers. Take in the stunning bay view from the picturesque hilltop of the College of San Mateo, home to KCSM Jazz 91.
Don't miss out on this captivating experience! Visit jazzonthehill.org for more information and be part of an unforgettable celebration of jazz! Let's make Jazz on the Hill the talk of the town!
Jazz on the Hill Schedule:
Introductions by CSM College President, Dr. Jennifer Taylor-Mendoza
11 – 11:30 am: Berkeley High School Combo
Noon – 1 pm: CSM Little Big Band (Director Patrick Wolff with special guest Bruce Forman)
1:30 – 2:30 pm: Mimi Fox Trio
3 – 4 pm: Akira Tana Quintet with John Handy
4:30 – 6 pm: Spanish Harlem Orchestra
And DJ Harry Duncan will be entertaining the crowd between sets!
Visit www.collegeofsanmateo.edu/jazzonthehill/ for more information!
Where is it happening?College of San Mateo, San Mateo, United States
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