Family Matinees

  • Pamela Rose

    Pamela Rose presents Blues Is a Woman

    Pamela Rose’s celebrated Blues Is a Woman blurs the boundaries between concert and theater, using storytelling and music to bring to life the colorful history of the bold and singular women who wrote and popularized the blues. Our ensemble of powerful arti...

  • Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir

    Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir – A Walk Through Black Gospel Music

    About This Show
    Under the direction of Founding Artistic Director Terrance Kelly, the Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir presents a captivating musical revue in celebration of Black History Month. From heartfelt Negro spiritual...

  • Tiffany Austin

    Soulful songstress Tiffany Austin explores the art of storytelling, guiding us on an adventure to other places through song.

  • Doug Goodkin & Friends: Jazz, Joy & Justice

    For this encore Family Matinee performance, one of the Bay Area’s most treasured music educators and advocates delights our multigenerational audience at SFJAZZ with an eclectic set featuring blues, work songs, jazz standards and nursery rhymes. Pianist and “Pied Piper” Doug Goodkin and a cast of...

  • Alphabet Rockers: Moving With Purpose

    For this encore Family Matinee performance, the Bay Area’s own GRAMMY Award-winning Alphabet Rockers light up the SFJAZZ Center with a hip-hop infused celebration, sharing moments to reflect, express and uplift affirmations. For this exciting and highly interactive matinee, the Rockers present so...

  • Jackeline Rago & Rhythm Talks Venezuela

    For this encore Family Matinee performance, the Bay Area’s own multi-instrumentalist, bandleader and educator Jackeline Rago shares her passion for the rich and diverse music of her native Venezuela. Joined by a cast of stellar and versatile musicians, Rago showcases her extraordinary cuatro chop...