2021-2022 Season : All Events

Upcoming Events

Symphonic Pops Gianna Baker Ryan Li

Symphonic Pops

Saturday, March 12, 2022 - 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 13, 2022 - 3:00 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Choose from two performances of our popular Symphonic Pops concert! This family-friendly concert brings together blockbuster hits from Broadway, the silver screen, popular songs, and classical favorites. You’ll love classic movie themes from The Godfather, The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, James Bond, and more! Don’t miss favorites by John Williams and other great surprises. Plus, Ryan Li and Gianna Baker, the Junior Division Winners of our 2020 Young Artist Competition, sponsored by Gailes Violin Shop, finally get their chance to perform with the Orchestra!


Concert sponsored by  

The Pines of Rome Char Prescott Sheng-Tsung Wang

The Pines of Rome

Saturday, March 26, 2022 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Zhou Long - The Rhyme of Taigu
Johannes Brahms - Concerto for Violin and Cello
Ottorino Respighi - Pines of Rome


CJB: A Salute to the Duke

CJB: A Salute to the Duke

Friday, April 1, 2022 - 7:30 p.m.

Wilde Lake Interfaith Center

Rescheduled from May 2020! Join us as we pay tribute to one of the most influential jazz musicians of all time. Selections include Take the A Train, It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing), and Mood Indigo.


Mahler's First

Mahler's First

Saturday, May 21, 2022 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Winners of the Young Artist Competition
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1
Gabriela Ortiz - Antrópolis


Past Events

CJB: Live at the Chrysalis

CJB: Live at the Chrysalis

Sunday, August 8, 2021 - 5:00 p.m.

Chrysalis, Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods

Join The Columbia Jazz Band for an outdoor concert at the Chrysalis! Live at the Chrysalis will feature Glenn Miller's "Moonlight Serenade", George Gershwin's "Summertime", Duke Ellington's "It Don't Mean a Thing" and more! Free!


CJB: True Blue Jazz Festival

CJB: True Blue Jazz Festival

Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 2:30 p.m.

Rehoboth Beach Fire Department, Station 86

The Columbia Jazz Band is honored to be invited to join this event as part of the True Blue Jazz Festival 2021.


Comeback Concert James Lee III Julietta Curenton

Comeback Concert

Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7
James Lee III - Niiji Memories (World Premiere)
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Capriccio Espagnol


CJB: Veteran's Day Concert: A Musical Tribute to the USO

CJB: Veteran's Day Concert: A Musical Tribute to the USO

Sunday, November 7, 2021 - 2:30 p.m.

Slayton House

This multimedia event will feature the Columbia Jazz Band along with photos, news footage, and audio/video clips from the USO.


The Planets Leah Inger Shaily Pal

The Planets

Saturday, December 4, 2021 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Reena Esmail - Meri Sakhi Ki Avaaz (My Sister's Voice)
Gustav Holst - The Planets
Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis


Family Holiday Concert Dance Connections, Jennifer Aversa, Director Jay Frisby

Family Holiday Concert

Saturday, December 18, 2021 - 1:00 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Enjoy the marvelous sounds of the holiday season: Christmas carols, highlights from The Nutcracker with our friends from Dance Connections, Hanukkah songs, and other family-friendly favorites. Patrons of all ages are sure to enjoy these holiday classics!


Events and performers are subject to change.

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