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Kuumbwa Jazz Center
320-2 Cedar Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
“Kuumbwa” (pronounced koo-um-ba, silent “w”), a Swahili word meaning “act of spontaneous creation.”
Kuumbwa Jazz is an internationally recognized nonprofit jazz venue and education organization. Kuumbwa is one of the longest weekly nonprofit jazz presenters on the West Coast, established in 1975. Generally Monday nights feature National/International known jazz acts, while Thursday nights Cookin' at Kuumbwa (Jazz & Dinner Series) features Local/Regional acts. Other nights of the week, the venue is rented by independent concert promoters bringing in such acts including Americana, folk, Celtic and world music
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