Fund-raiser, Jazz

Jazz Arts Initiative: "Lush Life" - 2017 Jazz Arts Initiative Spring Gala

( Sat., May. 20, 2017 )

Stage Door Theater, Corner of 5th & College Streets, Charlotte, NC 28204


This elegant evening will include a cocktail reception, three-course dinner, open wine bar, live music, and dancing from the Piedmont Triad Jazz Orchestra with guest vocalist Mandi Stapleton, and feature a special champagne raffle of items donated by sponsor Windsor Jewelers.  Dress is black tie preferred. Two national honorees will also be recognized with the Nica’s Dream Achievement Award and Ellis Marsalis Excellence Award for their extraordinary contributions to Jazz music and Jazz education. An outstanding Jazz Academy student alum will also be recognized with the Clyde Kerr Jr. Scholarship Award to further support their studies in music.



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  • Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 6:00 PM