Entries by Ernie Rideout

Spring Miles Ahead programs for high school musicians: Which one is right for you?

We are very excited about our spring programs for high school musicians. The programs were very popular this past fall, and we had nearly 100 students participating, from all over the US, and in other countries, too! We’re introducing a new program this spring, the Miles Ahead Institute, taught by Steven Lugerner. It’s a little […]

SJW cancels 2020 Stanford Jazz Festival

In compliance with directives from Stanford University regarding cancellation of summer camps and programs, and heeding the recommendations of state and local health officials, we have come to the painful decision to cancel the 2020 Stanford Jazz Festival, concerts of which were scheduled to be held on the campus of Stanford University, between June 20 […]

SJW cancels summer programs

In compliance with directives from Stanford University regarding cancellation of summer camps and programs, closures, and heeding the recommendations of state and local health officials, we have come to the painful decision to cancel our summer jazz immersion programs. This includes Giant Steps Day Camp, Jazz Camp, and Jazz Institute, which were scheduled to be […]

SJW suspends after-school program; summer programs will proceed

Stanford Jazz Workshop’s highest priority is the health and safety of our students, their families, our patrons, and our faculty and staff. We have been closely monitoring the guidelines and protocols for protecting communities from the COVID-19 disease published by the Centers for Disease Control, Stanford University, county Health Departments, and the State of California. […]