Youth Band

East Bay Traditional Jazz Society



Jazzinator’s Regular Performances — The Jazzinators are now playing monthly at Bronco Billy’s Pizza Palace. We hope you can come out and see just how dedicated these young people are toward their learning OKOM and keeping the genre for future generations.

— Tuesdays 2018 —

Jan 2
Feb 6
Mar 6
Apr 3
May 1
Jun 5
Jul 3
Aug 7
Sep 4
Oct 2
Nov 6
Dec 4

— 11th Annual Youth Dixieland Band Jazz Festival —

  • Saturday, January 20, 2018
  • Event time – 12pm-4pm
  • Location- Macy’s court, 1st floor, NewPark Mall, Newark, CA
    12 – 12:45 PM San Jose Saxophone Choir
    1:00 – 1:45 PM DIXIE DOMINUS – FREMONT CHRISTIAN H.S., Fremont
    2:00 – 2:45 PM EAST BAY STOMPERS – LOCAL Band, featuring former Youth Fest Musicians
    3:00 – 4:00 PM JAZZINATORS – Sponsored by E.B.T.JAZZ SOCIETY

— 13th Annual Traditional Jazz Youth Band Festival —

Saturday,  February 10, 2018

Sacramento State University

For more info, please visit

— 18th Annual Traditional Jazz Youth Band Festival —

Date – TBD
Location – TBD

Likely participating local schools:
JFKennedy HS, Horner JHS, Irvington HS, Thornton JHS, American HS, Hopkins JHS


Band Mentors

 John Soulis—director

Musicians ( as of December, 2016)

Anjana Sriram – piano, vocal
Faiyaz Chaudhury – tuba, vocal
Audrey Gobaco – tuba
Soham Saha – guitar/banjo
Varum Narravula – drum
Striyan Saha – washboard/drum
Samuel Vu – clarinet
Rahul Sreedasyam – trumpet
Yuki Abe – trumpet
Jordan Ross – trumpet
Tim Widjaja – trombone, vocal
Peter Le – alto sax, vocal
Bill Liu – alto sax
Farhan Chaudhury – tenor sax

The Jazzinators are looking for more members. Interested young musicians who read music and would like to play Dixieland jazz, may apply by calling (510) 657-0243 or email:

You can help too!  Please invite your friends, especially young musicians and their families, to a pizza night (1st Tuesdays), so they can hear and meet the band. Location: Bronco Billy’s Pizza Palace, 41200 Blacow Rd., Irvington Dist. in Fremont (map)

East Bay Traditional Jazz Society

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