Date(s) - 03/24/2013
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
California Jazz Conservatory
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The San Francisco Bay Area’s Jazz Talent Search for Solo Instrumentalists and Vocalists!
Contestants perform at the venue of their choice in front of a panel of prestigious judges chosen from Bay Area jazz professionals, and a welcoming supportive live audience. Jazz Search West judges provide valuable feedback to each contestant.
- 4 lucky finalists are chosen from each week’s competition to move on to the Semi-Finals at the beautiful new SF Jazz Center in San Francisco, California.
- 8 finalists will ultimately perform at the public Grand Finale at Piedmont Piano Co. in Oakland, California.
- 3 top winners will win valuable prizes designed to enhance their musical careers.
Four Competitions will be held during consecutive weeks in March 2013
- Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at Yoshi’s Lounge in San Francisco from 7-10pm
- Saturday, March 16, 2013 at The Sound Room in Oakland from 7-10pm
- Monday, March 18 , 2013 at Duende in Oakland from 7-10pm
- Sunday, March 24, 2013 at The Jazz School in Berkeley from 3-6pm
Semi-Finals at SFJAZZCenter in San Francisco on April 2, 2013
Grand Finale at Piedmont Piano Company in Oakland on April 13, 2013
All preliminary competitions (March 5-24) are FREE to the public. Semi-Finals and Grand Finale are open to the public for only $10.00.