A celebration of the work of The Jazz Drama Program hosted by WQXR’s Terrance McKnight and honoring jazz musician and educator Bob Stewart, will be held at 6 PM on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Cornelia Street Cafe.
Featuring intimate performances by Bob Stewart on tuba as well as pianist John Kamitsuka, violinist Sara Caswell and JDP Alumnus Shantaysha Peprah, now a student at the famed Berklee College of Music. Musical selections include pieces by Bach and Prokovief, as well as classic blues and songs from our hit musical Holding the Torch for Liberty, a story about women’s suffrage, and previews of our up-coming musical Message from Saturn, about the healing power of the blues.
Open bar and hors d’oevres will be served.
Tickets to this exclusive event are extremely limited and can be purchased for $125 by check or Paypal. $75 of your ticket price is tax deductible. Each ticket holder will receive a copy of a Jazz Drama Program CD. We thank-you for supporting the work of The Jazz Drama Program, Jazz Arts for a Better World!