Benefit Concert for Dayna Stephens in Oakland, February 17
Bay Area saxophonist Dayna
a 1997 member of the Next Generation Jazz Orchestra,
is a rising star in the jazz world. On February 17th,
at 6:30pm, renowned pianist Taylor Eigsti and
the Brubeck Institute Jazz Quintet will
be hosting a concert at the Piedmont Piano Company
in Oakland to raise money towards covering Dayna’s
immense medical expenses due to a rare kidney disease
called Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) which
affects 20 out of every 1 million people. Dayna is
waiting on an urgently-needed kidney transplant.
of all proceeds raised will go directly to Dayna through
Foundation of America. Please come out for
a very meaningful night of music if you can! To learn
more, visit http://jazzfoundation.org/DaynaStephens.
The Countdown for the Next Generation Jazz Festival Has Begun!
Please join us April 5-7,
2013 at the Monterey Conference Center,
for the best student musicians in the country.
The Next Generation Jazz Festival is free
of charge all weekend, including the Salute
to Jazz Education and Judges Concert on Friday, April
5 at 8pm, which features Joe Lovano, Patrice Rushen,
Ray Drummond, Russell Malone, Jeff Hamilton, Antonio
Hart, Bobby Shew, and more!
Special VIP Gold Circle Seating
for the Friday Night concert is available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for
information on the VIP Gold Circle Seating
and Reception at the Next Generation Jazz
Festival Presented by Monterey Jazz Festival.
Jazz Festival Ticket News!
we prepare for an exciting program at the 56th Annual
Monterey Jazz Festival, September 20-22, 2013, we want
to let you know the timing for renewing your Arena Packages.
Late March: Arena
Package patrons will receive their MJF/56
renewal invoice in the mail.
April 1 to May 10: Arena Package
Patrons will be able to renew those Arena Packages either
through our website: montereyjazzfestival.org,
our Call Center at 888.248.6499 or by mail.
At the same time they may request an upgrade for a new
Arena seat location and add on parking or hospitality.
May 21: New Arena and Grounds Packages
will go on sale to the public.
We are planning another great Festival
and we look forward to seeing you in September! Visit montereyjazzfestival.org in
April for the artist lineup and additional ticket information.
Monterey Jazz Festival Partners:
Alaska Airlines, North Coast Brewing, Yamaha,
Inns of Monterey, The Jazz Cruise/The Smooth Jazz Cruise,
Jelly Belly, Amoeba Music
KUSP 88.9FM, Downbeat, Jazziz, Jazz Times
Big Sur Land Trust, Monterey Peninsula College,