Jim Nadel, Stanford Jazz Workshop founder and brilliant saxophonist, uses lively music and humorous explanations to guide you through the exciting world of jazz
Jazz revealed: swing, enjoy, and learn

Jazz Inside Out with Jim Nadel and Friends

Thursday, June 20

7:30 p.m.

Campbell Recital Hall

SJW Members: Free

Non-members: $20 |  Child (17 and under) & Student (w/ valid student ID card) $12

Ticket prices include all fees; what you see is what you pay.

Programs, personnel, venues, and pricing subject to change without notice.


Jim Nadel, emcee and alto sax
Skylar Tang, trumpet
Tommy Occhiuto, tenor sax
Glen Pearson, piano
Ruth Davies, bass
Leon Joyce, drums

This performance is sponsored by Lisa Erdos and Wayne DeJong.

About Jazz Inside Out with Jim Nadel and Friends

“I consider Jim Nadel the No. 1 advocate for [jazz]. He’s one of the keepers of the flame.” — Jimmy Heath

Curious about the world of jazz? This concert is for you! Join Jim Nadel, SJW founder and brilliant jazz artist himself, on a fun and informative journey into the heart of jazz. Through engaging commentary and exciting live music, Jim will demystify key concepts like swing, improvisation, and blues. You’ll not only be entertained, but also gain a deeper appreciation for the art form and the entire Stanford Jazz Festival. Leave the concert feeling confident and ready to fully experience the magic of jazz!