Get ready for a summer of great jazz!






Check out the next generation of leading jazz artists at the Stanford Jazz Festival, as the SJW Mentor Fellows perform original compositions and arrangements.

Pianist Richard Sears brings his all-star quartet to the Festival, featuring Cannonball Adderley’s drummer Roy McCurdy.

SJW Mentor Fellows / Richard Sears Quartet

July 23, 7:30 PM

Campbell Recital Hall

General Admission

$18 student & youth / $49

SJW members (Jazz Fan level and above)

$15 student & youth / $43

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


SJW Mentor Fellows
Markus Howell, alto saxophone
Kushal Talele, tenor saxophone
Tyler Kaneshiro, trumpet
Ben Cruz, guitar
Adi Meyerson, bass
Luther Allison, drums

Richard Sears Quartet
Richard Sears, piano
Patrick Wolff, tenor saxophone
Noah Garabedian, bass
Roy McCurdy, drums

About SJW Mentor Fellows/Richard Sears

The Mentor Fellows take the stage for this special concert that is the culmination of their two-year residency with SJW, bringing some of their incredible compositions and arrangements to play for you. Sharing the bill is the gifted pianist Richard Sears, who will perform his music with an amazing quartet of top musicians, including Cannonball Adderley’s drummer Roy McCurdy.

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