Yesterday, August 20, 2017 was a busy day for the Young Lions – so busy we ended up dubbing it “Young Lions Day!” We had our student/parent orientation at Liberty station in the morning and then our fundraiser in the afternoon at The Handlery. We have over 40 students enrolled in our program. We had over 200 people attend our fundraiser. We are deeply grateful to our community of students, parents and community members who share our vision to KEEP JAZZ ALIVE.
We are so excited about our fundraiser tomorrow! We are grateful to George Varga at the San Diego Union Tribune, KSDS Jazz Radio and KUSI News for getting the word out to the community. Click here to read George Varga’s article in the SDUT – 08.19.2017 Click here for the interview from Gary Beck’s morning […]
From Ken-Tal News, August 15, 2017 in SDMusicScene: August 20, “Castellanos Fundraiser for Young Musicians” There can be no doubt that trumpeter Gilbert Castellanos is one of the most important musicians to ever call San Diego home. Beyond his great gigs and session work, Castellanos has made it his life’s work to introduce jazz to […]
We are pleased to announce that we will be auctioning off this fabulous item at our Fundraiser on Sunday Aug 20! Read the details and see if you want to be the lucky winner of this prize! Chefs from Cucina Migrante will prepare a cocktail dinner in your home made with seasonal and locally sourced […]
We are pleased to announce our new location in the Arts District at Liberty Station! Check out the class schedule and enroll today under the “ENROLL” menu on our website.
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.