Keepin’ Jazz Alive: 2022 Charleston Jazz Gala
October 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The evening will feature an exceptional performance by award-winning trumpeter Sean Jones and members of the Charleston Jazz Orchestra, youth combos featuring students from the Charleston Jazz Academy, the presentation of the Tip of the Hat award, paddle raise, auction, a three-course seated dinner with wine and beer, and more! Proceeds directly support jazz artists, performances, and education programs in our community, including scholarships for students at our Charleston Jazz Academy.
Charleston Jazz reaches nearly 10,000 patrons annually through its curated artistic jazz performance programs, including the Charleston Jazz Orchestra, Charleston Jazz Festival, Art of Jazz, Momentum, and more. Our educational initiatives, including the Charleston Jazz Academy, inspire hundreds of students via a range of jazz programs to advance the art form of jazz.
Sean Jones is an internationally recognized jazz performer and educator. He is president of the Jazz Education Network and holds the Richard and Elizabeth Case Chair in Jazz Studies at The John Hopkins University’s Peabody Institute in Baltimore. He is also the artistic director for the NYO JAZZ Program of Carnegie Hall. Sean Jones will be performing with the Charleston Jazz Orchestra on Saturday, October 15th.
6:30 pm Arrival + Welcome
7:00 pm Seated Three-Course Dinner
8:00 pm Performance + Program
8:30 pm Paddle Raise + Auction
Attire: Festive Cocktail
For any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org To purchase a ticket/table by check, please send it to: Charleston Jazz 3005 West Montague Avenue, Suite 200 North Charleston, SC 29418