July 7, 2011
San Francisco Classical Voice is proud to bring you a series of podcasts devoted to the Kids & Families beat. KDFC Radio host Dianne Nicolini and our own Lisa Petrie bring you the word on kids, upcoming activities, music programs, and special family-friendly concerts. As always, your feedback on these new initiatives is greatly appreciated. Email [email protected].
Episode 10: Calvin Barthel and Jazz’s Next Generation. The acclaimed Monterey Jazz Festival does its part to stimulate young musicians to further the great American art form. Meet trombonist Barthel, member of their Next Generation Jazz Orchestra and winner of the Jimmy Lyons Scholarship for study at the prestigious Berklee College in Boston. Calvin and Next Gen embark on a West coast tour this July and play the Monterey Jazz Festival in September.
Learn more about the events and topics covered in the podcast:
- Monterey Jazz Festival
- Next Generation Jazz Orchestra
- The Jazz School, Berkeley
- SFJAZZ High School All-Stars
This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.