Current Events

All Events

Fall 2018

September 5 – December 15
Wednesday Adult Jazz Class
7-9pm
John Damberg Studio • 907-332-3234
Recital Concerts 10/20 & 12/15

September 7 – December 15
Friday Classes, Beginning – Advanced
4-6pm
John Damberg Studio • 907-332-3234
Recital Concerts 10/20 & 12/15

September 10 – December 15
Monday Adult Jazz Class
7-9pm
John Damberg Studio • 907-332-3234
Recital Concerts 10/20 & 12/15

October – November
November 24 last jam at this location for 2018
3-5pm
The Writer’s Block Bookstore & Cafe
3956 Spenard Rd, Anchorage AK 99517
907-929-2665 • writersblockak.com
Suggested $5 Donation, Free to Jammers & age 12/under
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

October 20 (Saturday)
Student Recital Concert
4-6pm • Organic Oasis
2610 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503
907-277-7882
$5, age 12/under Free
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

December 15 (Saturday)
Student Recital Concert
4-6pm • Organic Oasis
2610 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503
907-277-7882
$5, age 12/under Free
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

Spring 2019

January – May (Saturday)
Jam Session Temporarily Suspended…
…looking for new location

3-5pm
Suggested $5 Donation, Free to Jammers & age 12/under
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

January 14 – May 18 (Varies Call Ahead)
Monday Adult Jazz Class
7-9pm
John Damberg Studio • 907-332-3234
Recital Concerts 3/2 & 5/18

January 16 – May 18 (Varies Call Ahead)
Wednesday Adult Jazz Class
7-9pm
John Damberg Studio • 907-332-3234
Recital Concerts 3/2 & 5/18

January 18 – May 18
Friday Classes, Beginning – Advanced
4-6pm
John Damberg Studio • 907-332-3234
Recital Concerts 3/2 & 5/18

March 2 (Saturday)
Student Recital Concert
4-6pm • Organic Oasis
2610 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503
907-277-7882
$5, age 12/under Free
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

May 18 (Saturday)
Student Recital Concert
4-6pm • Organic Oasis
2610 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503
907-277-7882
$5, age 12/under Free
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

Summer 2018

August 4, 2018
Alaska Jazz Workshop Summer 2018 Concert Tour

601 1st Street, Cordova AK 99574,
7:30 – 9:30pm, $15/$10
Presented by Cordova Arts & Pagents and AK Jazz Workshop
www.cdvarts.org  or FB Cordova Arts
AJW Faculty Jazz Quintet featuring:
Internationally acclaimed pianist Amina Figarova
& flautist Bart Platteau and Alaska Jazz Masters:
John Damberg-vibes, Bob Andrews-bass,
Cameron Cartland-drumset
907-332-3234

August 6-10, 2018 – AJW Jazz Camp
Classes Monday-Friday, 9:00am-2:30pm
UAA Fine Arts Building, Room 124
3640 Alumni Drive, Anchorage
Guest Instructors:
Amina Figarova, piano & Bart Platteau, flute
AminaFigarova.com
AJW Instructors: John Damberg, Mark Manners,
Rick Zelinsky, George Pierce
Jazz Camp Description
Printable August Camp Application

August 10, 2018
Alaska Jazz Workshop Summer 2018 Concert Tour
AJW 2018 Jazz Camp Faculty Jazz Ensemble Concert
UAA Fine Arts Bldg, Recital Hall, 3640 Alumni Drive, Anchorage
7:30 – 9:30pm, $15/$10, Children 12/under free
advance tickets brownpapertickets.com
(type in “AJW 2018 Jazz Camp…”)

AJW Faculty Jazz Octet featuring:
Internationally acclaimed pianist Amina Figarova
& flautist Bart Platteau and Alaska Jazz Masters:
John Damberg-vibes, Rick Zelinsky-sax,
Mark Manners-guitar, George Pierce-trumpet,
Bob Andrews-bass,Cameron Cartland-drum set
907-332-3234

August 11, 2018 – Jazz Camp Student Concert
7:30pm, Recital Hall, $5
UAA Fine Arts Bldg, Recital Hall, 3640 Alumni Drive, Anchorage
907-332-3234

August 12, 2018
Alaska Jazz Workshop Summer 2018 Concert Tour

Sheldon Hanger, Talkeetna, AK
7:30 – 9:30pm, $15/$10
Presented by the Denali Arts Council & the Alaska Jazz Workshop
Info at www.denaliartscouncil.org
AJW Faculty Jazz Quintet featuring:
Internationally acclaimed pianist Amina Figarova
& flautist Bart Platteau and Alaska Jazz Masters:
John Damberg-vibes, Bob Andrews-bass,
Cameron Cartland-drumset
907-332-3234

These AJW events co-sponsored by:
The Atwood Foundation, The Herb Alpert Foundation, The Jazz Educators Network and…

“The Alaska Jazz Workshop Summer 2018 Concert Tour program was made possible (in part) with funding by Rasmuson Foundation through the Harper Arts Touring Fund and is administered by the Alaska State Council on the Arts”