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JAZZ HOUSE KiDS Spring Gala 2019

  • 155 Varick Street New York, NY, 10013 United States (map)

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2019 Spring Gala will celebrate “The 60th Anniversary of the Most Influential Year in Jazz” and six seminal recordings that will forever keep the world swinging. The special dinner and concert, created by six-time GRAMMY award-winner and jazz bassist Christian McBride, will take place at 6pm on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at Michael Dorf’s acclaimed City Winery, located at 155 Varick Street in New York City.

We've lined up a few of today's greatest musicians and tomorrow's rising stars to celebrate the albums that will forever keep us swinging 

HOST
Lester Holt
Anchor, “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt” & “Dateline NBC”

FEATURING GUEST ARTISTS
RAVI COLTRANE – LEDISI – THE BILL CHARLAP TRIO– INGRID JENSEN – CHRISTIAN McBRIDE'S NEW JAWN

MUSICAL DIRECTION
Christian McBride 
Six-TIme GRAMMY Award-Winning Bassist

SEMINAL ALBUMS

KIND OF BLUE
Miles Davis

GIANT STEPS
John Coltrane

TIME OUT, TAKE FIVE
The Dave Brubeck Quartet 

THE SHAPE OF JAZZ
Ornette Coleman 

ELLA SINGS GERSHWIN
Ella Fitzgerald

THE GENIUS OF RAY CHARLES
Ray Charles