About

The San Juan Jazz Quintet

SJJQ, based in Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington State, formed in the early ’90’s plays Jazz standards galore, and bebop, Latin, swing, blues and many others. We highlight compositions of Cannonball and Nat Adderley, Count Basie, Ray Charles, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington,  Jazz Messengers, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Charlie Parker, Billy Strayhorn, Steely Dan, Stevie Wonder, Herbie Hancock, and many other jazz and pop Greats. SJJQ music is for listening, dancing, and background. Don’t miss it…. it’ll cure what ails you. And bring your kids….. we enjoy and talk to them about music and show them the instruments during breaks.