Friday, February 22, 2013
SFJAZZ Center: An Introduction
A short documentary film by Ken Ellis, narrated by acclaimed actor Delroy Lindo, that discusses the making and overall vision of the SFJAZZ Center. The film includes behind-the-scenes footage of the SFJAZZ Center being built, a brief historical look at San Francisco's vibrant jazz scene and a number of fascinating interviews featuring SFJAZZ Co-founder & Artistic Director Randall Kline, legendary jazz singer Mary Stallings, Resident Artistic Director John Santos, SFJAZZ Center architect Mark Cavagnero, Education Director Rebeca Mauleón & more!
This video was first shown in the Robert N. Miner Auditorium during SFJAZZ Center's Grand Opening on January 21, 2013.