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Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble of San Francisco: Gigs

Past Dates

Friday, February 10th, 2017

Fox Theatre

Pacific Mambo Orchestra Benefit Concert - 7 p.m.

2215 Broadway
Redwood City California 94063
US (650) FOX-4119
Price: Various Prices

Tickets


Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Brava Theater

LJYE Reunion Concert - 7:30 p.m.

2781 24th Street
San Francisco California 94110
US
Price: $15.00

Sunday, January 10th, 2016

Brava Theater

LJYE Reunion Concert - 3 p.m.

2781 24th Street
San Francisco California 94110
US
Price: $15

Our talented ensemble members are joined by accomplished alumni in this show that always SELLS OUT!


Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Salsa in the Square @ Union Square

LJYE Plays Salsa! - 6 p.m.

Jewels in the Square Series
San Francisco California 94111
US
Price: Free

Bring your dancing shoes for this super Salsa set! Outside in downtown Union Square, it's always best to bring a jacket too. See you there!


Saturday, August 8th, 2015

San Jose Jazz Festival

LJYE at San Jose Jazz Festival - 12:30 p.m.

Salsa Stage
San Jose California 95113
US (408) 288-7557
Price: Varies

We've been gearing up for this show, the biggest Jazz Fest on the West Coast! Come and dance to our Salsa set! Make sure you check out the festival website for directions, line-up and tickets. http://summerfest.sanjosejazz.org/buy-now


Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Salsa in the Square @ Union Square

Salsa in the Square - 6 pm - 8 pm

Jewels in the Square Series
San Francisco California 94111
US
Price: Free

Saturday, June 7th, 2014

College of San Mateo

KCSM Jazz on the Hill - 1:30 p.m.

1700 West Hillsdale Boulevard
San Mateo California 94401
US
Price: Free

Monday, January 20th, 2014

MLK Day Labor Breakfast

West Bay Conference Center - 8 a.m.

1290 Fillmore St.
San Francisco California 94122
Price: Private

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

Reunion Concert

Brava Theater Center - 7:30 p.m.

2781 24th Street
San Francisco California 94110
Price: $15 adults, $10 students

Friday, December 13th, 2013

San Jose Jazz on the Square

San Pedro Square Market - 7 p.m.

87 N. San Pedro St.
San Jose California Uni
Price: Free

Sunday, October 20th, 2013

Lincoln Child Center Benefit

Lincoln Child Center Benefit - Private Charity Event

Private Residence
Oakland California

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

Union Square

Salsa in the Square - 6 p.m.

San Francisco California 94111
US

Saturday, August 24th, 2013

Modern Latina Benefit

MACLA - 7 p.m.

510 South First Street
San Jose California 95101
US

Sunday, August 11th, 2013

San Jose Jazz Festival

LJYE Opens the Salsa Stage

Salsa Stage
San Jose California 95113
US (408) 288-7557

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

MEDICC Benefit

Uptown Auto and Body - 6 p.m.

401 26th St.
Oakland California

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

City Lights

City Lights Bookstore 60th Anniversary - 12:30 p.m.

Broadway and Columbus
San Francisco California
Price: Free

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival-Lunchtime Series

LJYE at YBGF - 12:30 p.m.

Yerba Buena Gardens between 3-4 Street on Mission
San Francisco California
Price: Free

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Seven Tepees

LJYE Plays Seven Tepees - Fundraising Event

3177 17th St.
San Francisco California

Thursday, April 18th, 2013

Civic Center

Asian American Street Fair - 3 p.m.

San Francisco California
Price: Free

Saturday, April 13th, 2013

Cherry Blossom Festival

LJYE Plays the Cherry Blossom Festival

Geary and Webster
San Francisco California

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

Roots Division

Fundraiser for Roots Division - 6 p.m.

3175 17th St.
San Francisco California

Saturday, March 9th, 2013

San Jose Jazz on the Square

LJYE Plays Jazz on the Square - 12 noon

87 N. San Pedro St.
San Jose California
Price: Free

Monday, January 21st, 2013

MLK Labor Council Breakfast

West Bay Conference Center - 8 a.m.

1290 Fillmore St.

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Martin Luther King Celebration

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival - 2:30 p.m.

Yerba Buena Gardens
San Francisco California
Price: Free

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Santa Rosa Latin and Salsa Festival

LJYE Plays Santa Rosa Latin and Salsa Festival - 1 p.m.

2777 4th St.
Santa Rosa California

Saturday, January 5th, 2013

Reunion Concert

Brava Theater Center - 8 p.m.

2781 24th Street
San Francisco California 94110
Price: $15 adults, $10 students

Monday, January 16th, 2012

Yerba Buena Gardens MLK Celebration

MLK Birthday Celebration - TBD-early afternoon

Yerba Buena Gardens between 3-4 Street on Mission
San Francisco California
Price: Free

Celebrate the birthday of the great civil rights leader, Martin Luther King, at the lovely YBG gardens in front of the fountain in honor of Rev. King.


 

Saturday, January 7th, 2012

La Pena Cultural Center

LJYE Reunion Concert - 7 p.m.

3105 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley California 94705
US (510)849-2568
Price: $12 general, $10 students, $7 ch

Saturday, November 5th, 2011

San Francisco Public Library

Teen Latin Dance Showcase: Latinos in U.S. Popular Music - 3:30 p.m.

San Francisco California 94109
US
Price: Free

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Yoshi's Oakland

LJYE Live at Yoshi's - 8 pm

510 Embarcadero West
Oakland California 94607
US (510) 238-9200

We are honored and thrilled to play at the legendary jazz club, Yoshi's.  Get your tickets early for this one...our last two shows there sold out!


 

Saturday, August 13th, 2011

San Jose Jazz Festival

Latin Stage - 12 noon

Latin Stage
San Jose California 95113
US (408) 288-7557
Price: $15 day pass, several the stages

We're proud to once again play at one of the world's great jazz festivals in beautiful downtown San Jose.  Join us!


 

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

Union Square

Salsa in the Square - TBD-early evening

San Francisco California 94111
US
Price: Free

See and dance to the sounds of the LJYE in the heart of downtown San Francisco!


 

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival-Latin Jazz Series

LJYE in the Gardens - TBD-Afternoon

Yerba Buena Gardens between 3-4 Street on Mission
San Francisco California
Price: Free

Bring a blanket and enjoy this outdoor concert featuring the LJYE.  Great for the whole family!


 

Sunday, June 12th, 2011

Haight Ashbury Street Fair

Street Fair - TBD-afternoon

San Francisco California
Price: Free

Come out to the Haight and enjoy one of the most vibrant street fairs around.  Food, arts and crafts, entertainment and the LJYE!


 

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

Intercontinental Hotel - Latino Foundation Gala

Latino Foundation Gala - 7 p.m.

San Francisco
Price: Private, ticketed event

We're proud to once again provide the entertainment at this lovely gala affair for a great organization benefiting the Latino community in San Francisco.


 

Saturday, May 7th, 2011

Cinco de Mayo at Dolores Park

Cinco de Mayo Celebration - 2:30 p.m.

Dolores St @ 19th St.
San Francisco California 94101
US
Price: Free

Join us as we celebrate Cinco de Mayo in San Francisco in beautiful Dolores Park.   Ballet Folklorico, mariachis, Salsa bands and the LJYE in this iconic Mission District setting.


 

Saturday, January 8th, 2011

La Pena Cultural Center

Reunion Concert - 7:30 p.m.

3105 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley California 94705
US (510)849-2568
Price: $10

Join LJYE musicians and illustrious alumni in our annual Reunion Concert benefiting La Pena's arts and educational programs.


 

Saturday, September 11th, 2010

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival-Latin Jazz Series

Latin Jazz Youth Summit - 1-3pm

Yerba Buena Gardens between 3-4 Street on Mission
San Francisco California
Price: FREE

The Mission Cultural Center's FUTURO PICANTE opens for the Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble of San Francisco as part of the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival Latin Jazz Series.  This concert is called the Youth Jazz Summit featuring San Francisco's two best youth bands.


Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

Salsa in the Square @ Union Square

Concert and Dance - 6-8pm

Jewels in the Square Series
San Francisco California 94111
US
Price: FREE

Dance in Union Square Plaza San Francisco as part of the Jewels in the Square Series


Sunday, June 13th, 2010

Haight Ashbury Street Fair

Concert - 12n

San Francisco California
Price: FREE

Sunday, June 6th, 2010

Healdsburg Jazz Festival

Concert and Dance - 6-8pm

Bandshell-Healdsburg Plaza
Price: FREE

Monday, January 4th, 2010

Yoshi's Oakland

CD Release Party - 8 pm

510 Embarcadero West
Oakland California 94607
US (510) 238-9200
Price: $15

Join us at this very special event as we celebrate our second CD Release,"Generaciones"!  Alumni and special guests join the very talented LJYE musicians for this concert!  Tickets may be purchased at http://www.yoshis.com.


 

Sunday, December 20th, 2009

La Pena Cultural Center

Reunion Concert - 7 pm

3105 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley California 94705
US (510)849-2568
Price: $8 Seniors/Students, $10 General

Come and see past and present LJYE musicians at our annual Reunion Concert

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Academy of Science

Join us in Golden Gate Park!

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Union Square

Jewels in the Square

Stockton/Post Streets
San Francisco CA
Price: Free

A great location to enjoy our music in the beautiful downtown area.


 

Sunday, October 18th, 2009

Golden Gate Club

California Rural Legal Assistance Tardeada - 2 pm - 6 pm

135 Fisher Loop, Presidio
San Francisco California 94129
US
Price: $100

LJYE plays for the fourth year in the beautiful Presidio at this annual fund raiser for CRLA, a great organization advocating for farmworker's legal rights.


 

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

Union Square

Jewels in the Square - 6 - 8 pm

Stockton/Post Streets
San Francisco CA
Price: Free

Join us at this great outdoor venue and don't forget your jacket!

Saturday, September 26th, 2009

Redwood City Salsa Festival

Downtown Salsa Festival - 12:30 pm

Broadway between Middlefield and Hamilton
Redwood City CA
Price: Free

Tasty Salsa to eat AND to dance to!


 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

KQED TV

(Private Affair)
The LJYE plays for KQED's kick-off of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009

Union Square

Jewels in the Square - 2 - 4 pm

Stockton/Post Streets
San Francisco CA
Price: Free

Join us in the heart of downtown San Francisco.


 

Thursday, August 6th, 2009

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival

12:30 - 1:30 pm

Yerba Buena Gardens
San Francisco CA
Price: Free

Live Latin jazz in a beautiful outdoor setting!


 

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

Campbell Big Band and Barbeque Festival

2nd annual Big Bands and Barbeque - 4 - 6 pm

Downtown/E. Campbell Ave
Campbell CA
Price: Free

Good music and great grilling going on at this 2nd Annual event.


 

Friday, May 15th, 2009

Latin American Teachers Association Scholarship Dinner

Mission Language and Vocational School

San Francisco CA
Price: Private

Saturday, May 9th, 2009

Root Division Artist Showcase

Root Division

Price: Free

Saturday, May 2nd, 2009

California Historical Society Gala

Sheraton Palace Hotel

San Francisco CA
Price: Private

Gala dinner/dance honoring Carlos Santana.

Sunday, January 11th, 2009

La Pena Cultural Center

Reunion Concert - 8 pm

3105 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley CA

This annual concert features the Workshop, Ensemble and Alumni players.

Sunday, October 19th, 2008

Golden Gate Club

CRLA Tardeada

San Francisco CA

The Presidio, San Francisco

Sunday, October 19th, 2008

Yerba Buena Gardens

Target Family Day

Ssan Francisco CA
Price: Free

Saturday, October 18th, 2008

Yerba Buena Gardens

Family Festival

San Francisco CA
Price: Free

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

Union Square

Jewels in the Square

San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

Sunday, September 28th, 2008

Golden Gate Park Bandshell

Opening Academy of Sciences

San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

Saturday, September 20th, 2008

Redwood City Salsa Festival

Redwood City, CA
Price: Free

Sunday, August 10th, 2008

San Jose Jazz Festival

Latin Jazz Stage - 3 pm

San Jose CA
Price: $10 - all day, 8 stages!

This is a great festival. It will be worth the very low price for all the top name music you'll experience!

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

Union Square

Jewels in the Square - 6 pm

Stockton and Post
San Francisco CA
Price: Free

Join us at this popular series, Jewels in the Square, back for our third performance!

Thursday, July 3rd, 2008

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival

Summer Series - 12:30 pm

San Francisco CA
Price: Free

Join us at this free festival outdoors in downtown San Francisco.

Thursday, May 29th, 2008

Carnaval - Parade

San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

Thursday, April 3rd, 2008

St. Francis Hotel

Latino Community Foundation Gala

San Francisco CA
Price: Annual Fundraising Dinner Gala

Friday, January 11th, 2008

La Pena Cultural Center

Reunion Concert - 8 pm

3105 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley CA 94705
510-849-2568

This annual concert features the Workshop, Ensemble and Alumni players. Tickets: $12 regular; $10 ages 12-18 and seniors; $6 under 12. (Rescheduled from January 4.)

Sunday, November 11th, 2007

War Memorial Community Center

Grand Opening - 3:00 pm

6655 Mission Street
Daly City CA
Price: Free

Join us for the grand opening of this community center. Lots of free arts and cultural activities.

Sunday, October 14th, 2007

CRLA Tardeada

Golden Gate Club - 6:30 pm

Presidio
San Francisco CA
Price: www.crla.org for ticket info

A ticket buys a great dinner, dancing to the LJYE and a silent auction for the California Rural Legal Assistance and their efforts to advocated for farm workers. Invited for 2nd year in a row!

Saturday, October 13th, 2007

Yerba Buena Gardens

Family Fest 2007 - 11:00 am

Mission between 3rd and 4th Streets
San Francisco CA
Price: Free

Bring the kids for a day of entertainment geared toward the whole family.

Saturday, October 13th, 2007

Noe Valley Harvest Festival

Noe Valley Harvest Festival - 2:00 pm

24th Street between Sanchez and Church Streets
San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

Come and see us at this family-friendly festival in one of the City's most vibrant neighborhoods.

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007

Union Square

Jewels in the Square - 6 pm to 8 pm

Stockton and Geary Streets
San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

Come and see us in downtown San Francisco's historic and elegant square. We thank the Jewels in the Square series for having us perform three times this summer in this fabulous location.

Saturday, August 11th, 2007

San Francisco Giants Game

Latino Heritage Night - 4 pm - 5:45 pm

AT&T Park
San Francisco, CA
Price: Free in the plaza

The LJYE is honored to perform for the San Francisco Giants and their fans. Join us for the pre-game performance in Willie Mays Plaza, then see us on the field when the legendary pianist, Chuchito Valdes, sits-in with the group!

Thursday, August 9th, 2007

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Mission Street between 3rd and 4th Streets
San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

We're proud to be resident artists of this free festival which includes classical and jazz music concerts, opera, theater, dance, children's and family programs, visual art exhibits, educational programs and cultural events.

Friday, July 20th, 2007

La Pena Cultural Center

Reunion Concert

3105 Shattuck AV
Berkeley, CA

Three generations of the LJYE perform: the Workshop, the Ensemble, and the Alumni.

Wednesday, July 18th, 2007

Union Square

Jewels in the Square Series - 6 pm to 8 pm

Stockton and Geary Streets
San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

See us perform in the heart of downtown San Francisco!

Sunday, May 27th, 2007

Carnaval - Parade

Grand Parade - starts at 9:30 am

Parade starts at 24th and Bryant Streets in the Mission District
San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

The Bay Area's most colorful and exciting parade!

Saturday, May 26th, 2007

Carnaval - Festival

Carnaval Festival

Harrison Street between 16th and 23rd Streets
San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

Check back for details about time and stage. This fantastic, free, festival is full of art, food and entertainment!

Friday, May 25th, 2007

KPFA Radio - Live Broadcast

La Onda Bajita - 8:30 pm to 10 pm

San Francisco, CA

The LJYE will be featured in this live radio broadcast with interviews and performances.

Sunday, April 29th, 2007

Union Square

Jewels in the Square Series - 2 pm to 4 pm

Stockton and Geary Streets
San Francisco, CA
Price: Free

Downtown San Francisco's legendary square and park.

Friday, January 5th, 2007

La Pena Cultural Center

LJYE Reunion Concert

Berkeley, CA

October 22, 2006 Presidio of San Francisco Dinner/Dance for CRLA

October 14, 2006 Yerba Buena Gardens Family Festival

September 17, 2006 De Young Museum Jazz Series

September 2, 2006 Yerba Buena Gardens Latin Jazz Festival-Opened for Chuchito Valdes

August 27, 2006 Downtown Berkeley Jazz Festival

August 19, 2006 San Jose Jazz Festival Salsa Stage

June 23, 2006 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival San Francisco

May 28, 2006 Carnaval San Francisco Parade and Festival Performers

May 13, 2006 Youth Fest ‘06 Justin Herman Plaza, San Francisco

April 15, 2006-cancelled due to rain Cherry Blossom Festival Japantown, San Francisco

February 11, 2006 Fillmore Jazz Preservation Celebration Powell’s Place, San Francisco

January 15, 2006 CD Release “Live at Yoshi’s” La Pena Cultural Center, Berkeley

January 1, 2006 Featured on “Sunday Night Suites” KCSM-FM

November 30, 2005 Recording Academy (NARAS) Annual Meeting Sir Francis Drake Hotel, San Francisco

October 17, 2005 Latin Jazz Festival Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco

August 13, 2005 San Jose Jazz Festival Latin Jazz Stage

July 19, 2005 Yoshi’s Jazz Club, Oakland (CD Recording)

June 18, 2005 Block Party Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco

June 4,2005 Family Day San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

May 29, 2005 Carnaval San Francisco Parade and Festival Performers

May 15, 2005 Jazz School, Berkeley

April 15, 2005 Youth Arts Festival Mission Cultural Center, San Francisco

April 14, 2005 Opened for Spanish Harlem Orchestra Russian Center, San Francisco

October 30, 2004 Opened for Legendary Cuban Bassist, Cachao Galleria, San Francisco

October 10, 2004 Fillmore Big Band Festival, San Francisco

October 3, 2004 Latin Jazz Festival Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco August 8,

2004 San Jose Jazz Festival Salsa Stage

June 14, 2004 International Music Festival Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco

May 30, 2004 Carnaval San Francisco Parade and Festival Performers

March 21, 2004 First Place YouthQuake Competition Ashkenaz , Berkeley

August 2003 San Jose Jazz Festival Salsa Stage

May 25, 2003 Carnaval San Francisco Parade and Festival performers First Place Music-Youth, Third Place-Costumes

April 27, 2003 Dia del Niño Paramount's Great America October 30, 2002 Day of the Dead Festival, Oakland

June 2, 2002 Jazz on the Hill KCSM Jazz Festival

March 22, 2002 Cure-A-Thon (live broadcast) KGO Radio, San Francisco

March 9, 2002 Lafayette Generations of Jazz

December 15, 2001 Holiday Fiesta Mission Cultural Center, San Francisco

December 7, 2001 La Peña, Berkeley Opened for John Calloway’s Diaspora

October 28, 2001 Day of the Dead Festival, Oakland

September 15, 2001-Debut Performance Tribute to Cal Tjader Masonic Auditorium, San Francisco Opened for Poncho Sanchez

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