Jazz Alive Fundraiser to Honor Randy Weston, 9/26
The Greenwich Village-Chelsea Chamber of Commerce will host their third annual Village Jazz Alive fundraiser at the Blue Note on September 26. The event will honor legendary jazz pianist and composer Randy Weston. All guests will be treated to a performance by Mr. Weston and his African Rhythms Quartet as well as three-course meal and a drink ticket. VIP tickets will include an invitation to a pre-show cocktail hour and meet-and-greet with Mr. Weston.
"I'm honored to have been chosen as this year's Village Jazz Legends Award recipient and performer with my African Rhythms Quintet. The Village is a very important place which contributed to the history of this great music called jazz," said Weston. For tickets and more information on the Village Jazz Alive event, please visit: http://www.villagechelsea.com/village-jazz-alive-2011/September 26, 2011; Set at 8:00pm ONLY with Randy Weston, piano; Other musicians, TBA.For information on tickets, please click here: http://www.villagechelsea.com/village-jazz-alive-2011/The event will take place at The Blue Note; 131 W 3rd. St, New York, NY 10012. Doors open at 6pm. Set is at 8:00pm.