The Jazz Gallery is proud to honor three jazz luminaries for their contribution to the world of jazz.
PLEASE JOIN THE CELEBRATION TO HONOR THREE JAZZ LUMINARIES FOR THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO THE WORLD OF JAZZ
Lifetime Achievement Award
Renowned bassist, and since his early years with Miles Davis, now the most recorded bassist in jazz history.
Contribution To The Arts Award
Lifelong jazz impresario, producer, programmer and advocate of jazz
Founder and heart-and-soul of WBGO, a tireless ambassador of jazz, an influential curator, a true treasure.
MONDAY MAY 9th 2016
THE PLAYERS CLUB
16 GRAMERCY PARK SOUTH
6.00pm – cocktail reception
7.15pm – awards presentation
8.45pm – vip dinner with honorees (limited)
Special performance by trumpeter Roy Hargrove, pianist Gerald Clayton, bassist Dezron Douglas, and drummer
Johnathan Blake with a tribute in song by Renee Neufville.
Bass Quartet performance saluting Ron Carter –
Matt Brewer, Dezron Douglas, Larry Grenadier, and John Beintez
DRESS TO IMPRESS
Cocktails & Performance: $175pp ($225 After 5/1)
Cocktails, Performance, & Vip Dinner: $500pp ($600 After 5/1)
Cocktails, Performance & Vip Dinner Priority Seating: $1000pp