A Guide to the 2010-2011 Cultural Calendar 

Exhibits, dance, comedy, music, lectures, and more.

Page 3 of 7

Geri Allen: Tribute to Eric Dolphy with All-Star Band: Featuring Don Byron, Oliver Lake, Dwayne Dolphin and Jeff 'Tain' Watts, Sept. 24-25, 8 & 10 p.m.; Sun., Sept. 26, 2 & 7 p.m., $24, $5 children's matinee. Yoshi's, 510 Embarcadero West, Oakland, 510-238-9200, Yoshis.com.

James Carter & John Medeski: Thu., Oct. 21, 7:30 p.m., $25, $45, $65. Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 415-392-4400.

John McLaughlin & 4th Dimension: Sat., Dec. 11, 8 p.m., $36, $44, $58, $66, $72. Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, 510-642-9988, CalPerformances.org.

Joshua Redman, saxophone: Sat., Jan. 22, 8 p.m., $22, $30, $36, $42, $50. Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, 510-642-9988, CalPerformances.org.

Laurie Anderson: Oct. 23-24, 8 p.m. Yoshi's San Francisco, 1330 Fillmore St., San Francisco, 415-655-5600, Yoshis.com.

McCoy Tyner All-Stars with Roy Hargrove, John Patitucci and Willie Jones: Sept. 23-25, 8 & 10 p.m.; Sun., Sept. 26, 5 & 7 p.m., $25-$40, $5 children's matinee. Yoshi's San Francisco, 1330 Fillmore St., San Francisco, 415-655-5600, Yoshis.com.

Monterey Jazz Festival: W/ Harry Conick, Jr., Angelique Kidjo, Ahmad Jamal, Roy Hargrove, Gretchen Parlato, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Dianne Reeves, Chick Corea, Kronos Quartet, Nellie McKay, & many more., Sept. 17-19, $15-$280. Monterey County Fairgrounds, 2004 Fairground Rd., Monterey, MontereyCountyFair.com.

Radio City Christmas Spectacular Starring The Rockettes: Dec. 16-17, 4:30 & 7:30 p.m., $34.95-$84.55. Oracle Arena, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, 510-569-2121, Coliseum.com.

SFJAZZ Presents Steve Lehman Octet: Thu., Oct. 28, 8 p.m., $25. San Francisco Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St., San Francisco, 415-503-6275, SFCM.edu.

SFJAZZ Presents Anat Cohen & Avashai Cohen: Sat., Oct. 9, 8 p.m., $25, $50. Congregation Sherith Israel, 2266 California St., San Francisco.

SFJAZZ Presents Arturo Sandoval: Fri., Oct. 29, 8 p.m., $30, $50, $75. Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 415-392-4400.

SFJAZZ Presents Asleep At the Wheel: Wed., Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m., $25, $45, $65. Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 415-392-4400.

SFJAZZ Presents Chris Potter Underground: Sat., Sept. 25, 8 p.m., $30, $50. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Forum, 701 Mission St., San Francisco, 415-978-2787, YBCA.org.

SFJAZZ Presents Chucho Valdés: Mon., Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m., $30, $50, $75. Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 415-392-4400.

SFJAZZ Presents Danilo Perez: Sun., Oct. 10, 3 p.m., $25, $50. Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 415-392-4400.

SFJAZZ Presents Esperanza Spalding: Sun., Oct. 10, 8 p.m., $20, $30, $45, $60. Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 415-864-6000.

SFJAZZ Presents Garaj Mahal: Fri., Oct. 15, 8 p.m., $35. Swedish American Hall, 2714 Market St., 415-861-5016, SwedishAmericanHall.com.

SFJAZZ Presents Gretchen Parlato: Fri., Oct. 22, 8 p.m., $30. Swedish American Hall, 2714 Market St., San Francisco, 415-861-5016, SwedishAmericanHall.com.

SFJAZZ Presents Henry Threadgill's Zooid: Sun., Oct. 3, 7:30 p.m., $20, $35, $50. Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 415-392-4400.

SFJAZZ Presents Jon Jang: Sun., Oct. 24, 3 p.m., $30, $50. San Francisco Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St., 415-503-6275, SFCM.edu.

SFJAZZ Presents José James & Jef Neve: Sun., Nov. 7, 2 p.m., $30. Legion of Honor, 34th Ave. and Clement St., 415-750-3600, San Francisco, LegionofHonor.org.

SFJAZZ Presents Kenny Barron Trio w/ David Sánchez: Sun., Oct. 24, 7 p.m., $25, $45, $65. Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 415-392-4400.

SFJAZZ Presents Marcus Shelby Orchestra: w/ Faye Carol, Kenny Washington, Jeannine Anderson, & Howard Wiley, Fri., Oct. 8, 8 p.m., $20, $30. Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, 3200 California St., San Francisco, 415-292-1200, JCCSF.org.

SFJAZZ Presents Matt Penman Listening Party: Tue., Sept. 14, 7 p.m., SFJAZZ members only. San Francisco Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St., 415-503-6275, SFCM.edu.

SFJAZZ Presents Natacha Atlas: Thu., Nov. 4, 7:30 p.m., $25, $45, $65. Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 415-392-4400.

SFJAZZ Presents Nikki Yanofsky: Sat., Oct. 9, 2 p.m., $25. Legion of Honor, 34th Ave. and Clement St., San Francisco, 415-750-3600, LegionofHonor.org.

SFJAZZ Presents Olodum: Fri., Sept. 24, 8 p.m., $25, $45, $65. Palace of Fine Arts, 3301 Lyon St., San Francisco, 415-567-6642, PalaceofFineArts.org.

SFJAZZ Presents Roy Haynes and the Fountain of Youth Band: Sat., Nov. 6, 8 p.m., $25, $45, $65. Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 415-392-4400.

SFJAZZ Presents Stew & The Negro Problem: Thu., Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m., $25. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Forum, 701 Mission St., San Francisco, 415-978-2787, YBCA.org.

SFJAZZ Presents Taj Mahal Toumani Diabaté, Vieux Farka Touré, &: Sat., Oct. 23, 8 p.m., $25, $40, $55, $75. Paramount Theatre, 2025 Broadway, Oakland, 510-465-6400, ParamountTheatre.com.

SFJAZZ Presents Vijay Iyer Trio: Sun., Nov. 14, 7 p.m., $30, $50. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Forum, 701 Mission St., San Francisco, 415-978-2787, YBCA.org.

SFJAZZ Presents Yusef Lateef: Fri., Oct. 22, 8 p.m., $22-$50. Grace Cathedral, 1100 California St., San Francisco, 415-749-6300.

Lectures

Alfred Brendel The pianist will be delivering a lecture that asks the question, "does classical music have to be entirely serious?" Sun., Oct. 31, 7 p.m., $32. Hertz Hall, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, 510-642-9988.

Beowulf: The Epic in Performance Actor Benjamin Bagby and Dr. Stefan Morent in discussion about Beowulf and, more broadly, medieval art. Fri., Oct. 29, 12-1 p.m. Zellerbach Playhouse, 2430 Bancroft Ave., Berkeley, 510-642-9988, CalPerfs.Berkeley.edu.

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Anonymous and pseudonymous comments will be removed.

Latest in Fall Arts

Most Popular Stories

Special Reports

The Beer Issue 2020

The Decade in Review

The events and trends that shaped the Teens.

Best of the East Bay

2020

© 2020 Telegraph Media    All Rights Reserved
Powered by Foundation