We are happy to announce that we have passed another hurdle on our way to forming the conservatory! The IRS has granted us 501(c)(3) status which means that all your donations are tax-deductible! The Young Lions Jazz Conservatory is now an official non-profit, 501(c)(3) corporation.
Check out June 22nd’s San Diego Reader for a great interview with Gilbert Castellanos by Robert Bush.
Young Lions Jazz Conservatory had its debut concert at Fourth Friday Jazz Series at The La Jolla Community Center.
Mike Butler of Lost Ark Recording Studios has offered free studio time to Young Lions Jazz Conservatory classes!
Young Lions Jazz Conservatory now an officially recognized Public Benefit Charity in the state of California!
We are happy to announce that bassist Rob Thorsen will be joining the faculty in August.