“The California Jazz Conservatory offers one of the most incredible concert experiences in the Bay Area. And the No. 1 reason why is the intimate setting.”

– Jim Harrington, San Jose Mercury News

About The CJC

Founded in 2009, the California Jazz Conservatory (CJC) is the only independent, accredited music conservatory in the country devoted solely to the study and performance of the African American art form, jazz, and related styles of music.

Thank you to our sponsor!

“We closely align with JAMBAR’s values of authenticityquality and philanthropy by honoring and promoting the historical and cultural heritage of jazz; by setting and maintaining the highest artistic and academic standards; by seeking and embracing the cultural richness of a diverse student body; and by providing scholarship opportunities to deserving students.”