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Sunday, May 5
7:00 PM
Advance Ticket Price:
Free, with registration
Independently Produced Event

Graduate Recital: Sal Alamillo & James Conelly

6:15 PM
All Ages
Admission is free with registration. The café and bar will be open. Please click the 'Café Kuumbwa' button above for more information.

Celebrate the graduation of Sal Alamillo (drums) and James Conelly (bass) from the Jazz Studies program at San Jose State University. This dynamic drummer and bassist duo has collaborated since the beginning of their Graduate studies and now present their graduate recital.

On Cinco de Mayo at 7pm, immerse yourself in a diverse musical experience featuring jazz, blues, and salsa. These talented students, mentored by SJSU’s renowned artists and educators, are set to deliver an unforgettable performance alongside special guest musicians.

Melissa GarayVocals; Jonathan FranaszekPiano; Robert JacksonPiano; Charles TorpeyTrumpet; Michael WebsterSaxophones; Donald Grijalva BakerTrombone; Preston PascalCongas; Nick RossBongos; Sal AlamilloDrums; James ConellyBass.

This special recital is free and open to the public. Kuumbwa Jazz will be offering delicious food and drinks for purchase. Support these graduating students and savor the added excitement of special guest musicians and support the arts!!

Live Stream!

Artist Instagram:  Sal Alamillo | James Conelly

More info:  salvador.alamillo@sjsu.edu | james.conelly@sjsu.edu


Kuumbwa Jazz Center
320 Cedar St.
Santa Cruz, 95060 United States
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