Band Artist (2020)

Ernie Watts

















Please join us for the Annual Oceanside Jazz Festival at MiraCosta College on Saturday April 25, 2020. Two-time Grammy award-winning saxophonist Ernie Watts is the featured guest with MOJO and the Jazz Collective. Over his 50 year career in pop and jazz, Ernie has recorded 21 solo albums and has been featured on hundreds of recordings by artists ranging from Cannonball Adderley to Frank Zappa. Ernie is one of only six jazz musicians to win the prestigious Frankfurt Music Prize. He regularly performs with renowned vocalists Diane Schuur and Kurt Elling. Ernie was featured on Elling’s Dedicated to You, which won a Grammy in 2010.        


Band Artist (2019)










Francisco Torres

Band Artist (2018)



Wayne Bergeron


Band Artist (2017)





Lenny Castro


Band Artist (2016)












Ernie Watts Central Coast CA Photo by Pa
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Mike Stern

Band Artist (2015)









Benny Golson


Previous guest artists have included Tom Scott, Fred Wesley, Brian Bromberg, and Ernie Watts.