Jazz Foundation of America, Jazz Loft Party, Cirque du Jazz
The Jazz Foundation of America will host the 23rd Annual Jazz Loft Party "Cirque du Jazz" on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 7:00 pm - Midnight at Hudson Studios in New York City.
At Cirque du Jazz, you will be taken on a journey through more than 100 years of music accompanied by fantastical and whimsical moments of surprise and wonderment.
The event will feature iconic jazz legends The Heath Brothers, Randy Weston, Billy Harper, Kahil El'Zabar, Hamiet Bluiett and more; blues aristocracy Sweet Georgia Brown, Ray Shinnery and Blind Boy Paxton; imported tango gems Pablo Ziegler and Julio Botti; piano phenoms ELEW, Isfar Sarabski and Matthew Whitaker; Russian folk rebels from New Orleans Debauche; vintage swing's coolest bands Vince Giordano & The Nighthawks and The Baby Soda Jazz Band; flamenco dancers from Seville and some serious jaw-dropping surprises to come. It will also feature special appearances by Richard Marx and Dianne Reeves at a VIP reception
Bruce Lundvall will recieve the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Please be creative with your attire! Come as your favorite era, from 1920's flappers to 1930's satin gown elegance, cool jazz cats of the 60's to cocktail dresses of the 50's with high hair and a martini. You can go Woodstock looking like Hendrix or be a wildly elegant masked fashionisita, or just come as your fabulous self.
Reserve now. Space is limited.
Standard tickets are $300 and a VIP ticket (includes admission to VIP reception) is $400. To purchase, visit http://jazzfoundation.org/loft2014.
A Loft Host package is $10,000. it includes 30 VIP tickets for the evening and sponsorship listings at event, in the program and online.
A Loft Hero package is $25,000. It includes 50 VIP tickets for the evening, sponsorship listings at event, in the program and online, a limited edition "Cirque du Jazz" poster autographed by performers, and an . nstage speaking opportunity.