A Tempo: San Francisco Conservatory's New 'Roots, Jazz and American Music' Program and More

Apr 22, 2017

SFCM President David Stull speaking with a student.
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Simon Rowe, executive director of SFCM's new Roots, Jazz and American Music program, teaching a class.
Credit Carlin Ma

Music schools and conservatories are constantly facing new challenges in ensuring their students are prepared to create successful careers in the ever-changing world of music. A Tempo host Rachel Katz checks in with the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, whose recent additions and innovations include a Roots, Jazz and American Music program. Rachel will interview SFCM President David Stull and Simon Rowe, executive director of the Roots, Jazz and American Music program. The Conversatory also unveiled a new, animated logo, which can be found at its website.