Current Events

2017 AJW Summer Class, Camp, Concert Poster

All Events

Fall 2016

September 9 – December 9
Friday Classes
Beginning – Advanced
4-6pm
John Damberg & Mark Manners Studios

September – December (Varies Call Ahead)
Monday Adult Jazz Class
7-9pm
John Damberg Studio • 907-332-3234

September -December (Saturday)
Weekly Student Jazz Jam Sessions
7th grade – Adults
4-6pm • Organic Oasis
2610 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503
907-277-7882
$5 Donation, Free to Jammers & age 12/under
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

October 22 & December 10 (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 2017

January – May (Saturday)
Weekly Student Jazz Jam Sessions
7th grade – Adults
4-6pm • Organic Oasis
2610 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503
907-277-7882
$5 Donation, Free to Jammers & age 12/under
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

January 11 – May 19
Wednesday/Friday Classes
Beginning – Advanced
4-6pm
John Damberg & Mark Manners Studios

January 22
Solar Flair Adult Jazz Ensemble (AKA AJW Adult Band)
Performing at Anchorage Folk Festival
7:15pm
Wendy Williamson Auditorium
2533 Providence Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508
AnchorageFolkFestival.org

January 29
AJW Advanced High School Band
Performing at Anchorage Folk Festival
2:15pm
Wendy Williamson Auditorium
2533 Providence Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508
AnchorageFolkFestival.org

January – May (Varies Call Ahead)
Monday Adult Jazz Class
7-9pm
John Damberg Studio • 907-332-3234

February 25
Jazz of the Midnight Sun Band (Wednesday Advanced Class)
Fund Raising Concert for New Orleans Field Trip March 2017
4-6pm • Aviator Hotel (formerly Loft’s) Music Cafe
239 W 4th Avenue, Anchorage, 907-793-5555
Suggested Donation $10
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

March 4 (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

March 11 & 18 (Saturday)
Weekly Student Jazz Jam Sessions
Hosted by the Monday Adult Class
7th grade – Adults
4-6pm • Organic Oasis
2610 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503
907-277-7882
$5 Donation, Free to Jammers & age 12/under
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

April 30 (Sunday)
Come Celebrate…International Jazz Day!
AJW & UAA presents:
AJW & UAA Jazz Ensembles & Jam Session
7-9pm • UAA Arts Bldg, Recital Hall
3640 Alumni Loop Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508
907-786-1800
Free Admission…seating limited arrive early!
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

May 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

May 27 (Saturday)
Cancelled due to Memorial Day Holiday
Weekly Student Jazz Jam Sessions

June 3 (Saturday)
Cancelled due to Spenard Jazz Fest
Weekly Student Jazz Jam Sessions

Summer 2017

June – August (Saturday)
Weekly Student Jazz Jam Sessions
7th grade – Adults
4-6pm • Organic Oasis
2610 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503
907-277-7882
$5 Donation, Free to Jammers & age 12/under
John Damberg: 907-332-3234

Cancelled- June 1 – July 29, 2017 – Weekly Jazz Classes
Meets Thursdays • Beginning – Advanced offered
Beginning/Intermediate: 12-2pm, Mark Manners’ Studio
Advanced: 12-2pm, John Damberg’s Studio
907-332-3234

Cancelled- July 29 (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

August 7-12, 2017 – AJW Jazz Camp
Classes Monday-Friday, UAA Arts Building
9:00am-2:30pm, Room 124

August 11 &12, 2017
Concerts, UAA Arts Building
Friday, AJW Faculty Concert, 7:30pm, Recital Hall, $15/$10
Saturday, Student Concert, 7:30pm, Recital Hall, $5
907-332-3234