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Hours: Mon-Thu 3pm-9pm; Fri 3pm-8pm




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Jazz Ensembles

The Jazz Ensembles are groups that play jazz, standards, fusion and Latin music. There is currently one jazz ensemble at SBSMA.

Entrance to this group is limited and by teacher recommendation or audition. The ensemble performs at many venues, such as County Fairs, Santana Row, private parties, Art & Wine Festivals, Campbell's Big Bands & BBQ and most recently at the San Jose Summer Jazz Festival on stages of San Pedro Square, Gordon Biersch and Forager. 

Instructor for all the Jazz Ensembles is Morry Goldstein.


Jazz Ensembles Personnel:


Ginga is a Jazz Ensemble formed in the 1998 Season. The word "ginga" is Brazilian for "swing". This is an adult ensemble that plays a mixture of jazz, standards, fusion and Latin.

Ginga members are:


Deborah Goldstein - vocals and keyboard

Morris Goldstein - tenor sax, clarinet, Director

Greg Anderson - keyboard

Mark Arroyo - guitar

Greg Lindsay - drums



the SBSMA Big Band


330 S. Abel St Milpitas 95035

Hours: Mon-Thu 3pm-9pm; Fri 3pm-8pm


The band meets twice a month and is comprised of members from community, current students that are from the studio of the band's director, Morris Goldstein and alumni.

The Big Band plays a variety of music ranging from Swing, Standards, Latin and some Funk.

the personnel for the SBSMA Big Band    are:

Morris Goldstein, alto sax

Michael Maida, alto sax

Ralph Deadwyler, tenor sax

Jon Familiant, tenor sax

Bob Kenyon, bari sax


Dennis Gamban, trumpet

Norman Geimer, trumpet

Jerry Kroth, trumpet

Chris Pettus, trumpet

Jeff Crowe, trumpet


Paul Kyle, trombone

Matt Gerhardt, trombone

David Schwartz, trombone

Ryo Sakurai, trombone


Ann Cappa, keyboard

Deborah Goldstein, vocals and keyboard

Mike Larson, guitar

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