Starting for the 2022-2023 year, SJW students will have the chance to play, learn, and perform during the off season of the Summer Jazz Workshop. SJW will host monthly practice sessions, allowing your son or daughter to take advantage of community playing opportunities. Mr. Al Campbell, Director of SJW Ensembles and Student Engagement, will serve as director of the Jazz Jam, with leadership support from Mr. Nicholas Allen, Director of Orchestration and Audio Engineering Technology.

This Jazz Jam group is by Invitation Only. Enrollment will begin August 18 – September 1.


2nd Saturday of every month, beginning September 10, 2022

Upcoming Practice Sessions:

September 10

October 1 (Date change due to current group performance)

November 12

December 10


10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Westbury High School Fine Arts Building

11911 Chimney Rock Rd, Houston, TX 77035

SJW jam session and rehearsal


$40.00 per month OR

$144.00 a semester (four months per semester)

Monthly Plan $40
Semester Plan $144


The SJW Jazz Jam will be scheduled for regular group performances in the city of Houston and surrounding areas. Performances can range between music festivals, live recordings, jam sessions, corporate and community events, etc. Parents will receive a list of upcoming performances to sign up for. All sign-ups will be hosted through Sign Up Genius.

Upcoming 2022 Performance Dates:

Sunday, September 11

KELLAPALOOZA – Kelly Dean Birthday Bash

Saturday, October 8

Houston Heritage Festival

Sunday, December 11

Holiday Jazz Concert

For more information:

Please contact Jazz Education or Denise Kennedy at (713) 839-7000

Refund policy:

No refunds. Perfect attendance for the registered session(s) is at the discretion of the parent/student.

SJW All-Stars performance at Emmit’s Place
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