San Jose Jazz

San Jose Summer Jazz Fest

San Jose Jazz


San Jose Jazz, as a public benefit corporation, enriches our community through jazz education and performance.

Since 1986, San Jose Jazz serves San Jose, CA and the Silicon Valley, one of the most richly diverse and rapidly growing regions in the U.S.


San Jose Jazz, renowned for producing one of the finest jazz festivals in the U.S. which drew over 100,000 in 2008, also produces a variety of other jazz concert series as well as numerous jazz concerts and events.
San Jose Jazz is an innovative educational organization whose commitment to education and the community goes back over fifteen years and is at the very core of the organization’s mission.

San Jose Jazz is…

– One of the best Festivals in the nation
– Year-round performances
– Music education programs for all ages and abilities:
• In-school workshops
• Youth Orchestra
• Jazz Camp
And more…

San Jose Jazz celebrates Jazz

– bringing jazz legends to Silicon Valley
– bringing music to schools
– supporting local musicians
– promoting emerging musicians and new jazz forms.

San Jose Jazz enriches lives

– serving community needs
– linking community members
– improving quality of life with education, music and fun.