San Jose International Arts Festival

 

Date: March

Venue: McEnery Convention Center

Contents:

1. International and nationally recognized exhibition, gallery exhibition, sand sculpture

2. Music, dance and theatrical performances  

 

 

Annual Spring Style Show

 

Date:  April 14th – 15th

Venue: McEnery Convention Center

Contents:

1. Beauty gathering show for hair and cosmetology show

2. Education of the great tips and techniques from the top presenters in the field

3. Learn about new products can use in salons to keep performing best

 

 

 

Cinco de Mayo Festival

 

 Date: May 5th

 Venue: Guadalupe River Park

 Contents:

 1. A colorful, raucous parade

 2. A wide array of stage performances from talented Mexican and other Latin American

     performers

 

 

San Jose International Tahiti Fete

 

Date: July 4th, 5th, and 6th

Venue: SJSU Event Center

Contents:

1. Groups and individuals compete for the coveted dance awards.

2. Workshops in dancing, drumming, costume design, nose flute, language and music

3. Tahitian cultural exposition

 

The 48 Hour Film Project (International Tour)

Date: July 26, 27, 28

Venue: coming soon

Contents:

 Competitions include: The 48 Hour Film Project, The 48 Hour Music Video Project, 

 The 48 Hour Film Horror Project, The 48 Hour Film Holiday Project

 

 

San Jose International World Music Festival

 

Date: August 3rd – 5th

Venue: Arts Council San Jose

1. International World Music Competitions for string, brass, pizzicato, percussion, voice

2. Maestro Musicians Recital Series

3. Benefit Concerts

 

 

 

Annual San Jose Jazz Festival 

 

Date: August 8th – 10th,

Venue: Cesar Chavez Park and other downtown San Jose venues

Contents:

1. A 12-stage, 3-day extravaganza featuring a wide range of international stars,

  emerging artists and regional favorites playing straight-ahead jazz, blues, salsa, Latin

2. Master classes and music education programs will be provided to hope gifted and

   underserved youth

 

 

 

San Jose International Keyboard Festival

 

Date: August 13th – 15th

Venue: Arts Council San Jose

Contents:

1. Competitions include: The First California Young Chopin International Piano  

    Competition. The First California Young Beethoven International Piano Competition

    and 2014 San Jose International Youth Competitions for Accordion and Organ

2. Maestro Musicians Recital Series

3. Seminars about piano education and performance of Chopin and Beethoven works

 

 

San Jose International Vocal Festival

 

Date: August 13th – 15th

Venue: Arts Council San Jose

Contents:

1. The 3rd U.S. Beacon International Vocal Competition & 2014 San Jose International

    Choral Competition

2. Maestro Musicians Recital Series

3. Forums about voice education

 

United – Santa Clara International Dance Festival

 

Date: August 24th – 26th

Venue: Santa Clara University

Contests:

1. Competitions in five categories

2. International Performance Showcase

3. Advanced Training Program includes solo master recitals, daily master classes,

    lectures and private lessons

 

 

San Jose International Mariachi Festival and Concert

 

 Date: September 7th

 Venue: Mexican Heritage Plaza

 Contents:

  1. Mariachi music contests

  2. Celebrate Mexico and the American Dream Latino Style Concerts

  3. Workshops include Folkorico Dance Workshops, Music & Dance Workshops