Presented by Fresno City College

cityjazz2010Fresno City College presents the 20th anniversary edition of the City Jazz Festival Thursday March 25th and Friday March 26th. The festival features performances by dozens of top junior high and high school jazz ensembles, plus evening concerts with guest jazz stars. This year Rolling Stones saxophonist Tim Ries is the guest artist in the Thursday night March 25th awards concert. And the festival is capped off on Friday March 26th with a performance by the GRAMMY nominated Tierney Sutton Band. All concert performances take place at the Fresno City College Theatre. 

This year the festival also features a new series of off campus events leading up the festival. Join the Valley’s finest jazz artists and students at the City Jazz Cafe at the Revue (620 E. Olive in Fresno’s Tower District). And it is free!


Monday March 22nd: Karen Marguth & Espacio, Buchanan HS Jazz Combo
Tuesday March 23rd: Mike Dana Trio, Bullard HS Jazz Combo
Wednesday March 24th: Jimmy Emerzian, CSU Fresno Jazz Combo