The SFJAZZ Center is set to host a grand musical gala in celebration of its opening. The night will feature modern maestros such as Esperanza Spalding and the SFJAZZ Collective as well as the virtuosos of yesteryear such as McCoy Tyner and Chick Corea. Watch the SFJAZZ opening night concert live streaming from NPR Music on Wednesday.
Description: The Historic Opening Night Concert of the SFJAZZ Center will feature a star-filled line up. With host Bill Cosby, the concert will include McCoy Tyner, Chick Corea, Joshua Redman, Bobby Hutcherson, Esperanza Spalding, Mary Stallings, John Handy, Pete Escovedo, the SFJAZZ Collective, and the Resident Artistic Directors Regina Carter, Bill Frisell, Jason Moran, John Santos and Miguel ZenÃ³n amongst other special guests.