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Music
CSM Jazz Festival

with Special Guest Artist: Taylor Eigsti
Fri Nov 21, 2014
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
CSM Theatre Building 03

The 18th Annual CSM Jazz Festival showcases top Bay Area high school jazz bands in a friendly, non-competitive environment.

The event also features a 12:30 pm concert by the CSM Evening Jazz Ensemble with special guest artist, world renown jazz artist Taylor Eigsti.

Additionally, the festival offers free workshops in Jazz Improvisation Basics by Brian Switzer, The Art of Guajeo:Backbone of Cuban Music by John Santos (CSM), Brass Techniques by Bay Area professional Tom Bertetta, Saxophone Techniques by woodwind artist, Tim Devine and a conversation with Taylor Eigsti.

For more information, please contact Mike Galisatus at galisatusm@smccd.edu or (650) 574-6163.

2014 Schedule of Events

Big Bands
TimeGroupConductor
7:30 am - 7:55 am Mills High School  Doug Miner
8:00 am - 8:25 am San Mateo High School Attilio Tribuzi 
8:30 am - 8:55 am Junipero Serra High School Jay Jordan
9:00 am - 9:25 am Half Moon Bay High School John Evans
9:30 am - 9:55 am Tamalpais High School Spiro Tsingaris
10:00 am - 10:25 am El Camino High School Ray Galela
10:30 am - 10:55 am Carlmont High School John DaBaldo
11:00 am - 11:25 am Albany High School Craig Bryant
11:30 am - 11:55 am College of San Mateo Mike Galisatus
12:00 pm - 12:25 pm Acalanes High School Norm Dea
12:30 pm - 1:20 pm CSM Monday Evening Jazz Ensemble with Guest Artist Taylor Eigsti  
1:30 pm – 1:55 pm Los Gatos High School Chris Marra
2:00 pm - 2:25 pm Northgate High School Greg Brown
2:30 pm - 2:55 pm Woodside High School Bill Tolles
3:00 pm - 3:25 pm Homestead High School John Burn
3:30 pm - 3:55 pm Valley Christian High School Marcus Wolfe
4:00 pm - 4:25 pm Hillsdale High School Kevin Gallagher
4:30 pm - 4:55 pm Aragon High School Chris Marra
5:00 pm - 5:25 pm Riordan High School Scott Souza/Kyle Hildebrant

Clinics and Workshops
TimePerformerWorkshopLocation
9:30 - 10:20 am Tim Devine Saxophone Techniques Building 2, Room 110
10:30 - 11:20 am Tom Bertetta Brass Techniques Building 2, Room 110
11:30 am - 12:25 pm John Santos Quartet The Art of Guajeo: Backbone of Cuban Music Building 2, Room 110
1:45 pm - 2:40 pm Taylor Eigsti Talking Jazz with Taylor Eigsti  Building 2, Room 110
2:50 pm - 3:50 pm Brian Switzer    Jazz Improvisation Basics using the JazzDeck Building 2, Room 110