Sorry if this is too spammy but, I think it needs to be posted. If you can
help, know people who can help,etc or would just like to make a donation to
the RED CROSS http://www.redcross.org
I'm doing it locally but, do it everywhere.
Call to Jazz musicians in New England for New Orleans
I am in the process of putting together a benefit for New Orleans, i.e.
This is very much just getting off the ground but, I am sending out e-mails
to my fellow musicians and also working on getting some organizers together.
So here's the deal; I would like to hear from musicians in the jazz,
Dixieland swing, gypsy jazz, zydeco or anything New Orleans centric really
who would be interested in coming to MA/RI to help with a benefit by
donating their performances.
I believe there is a potential to create multiple evenings in multiple
As I said this is very much in the beginning works but, securing locations
would be easier if I already have a list of people willing to play.
Additionally, if you know of any possible sponsors please have them contact
I think that as musicians in general but, especially jazz musicians we
absolutely owe this to New Orleans, it's culture, history, music and
Please e-mail me at your convenience. Thanks!
Please say a prayer (any denomination or just a good thought) for the
survivors and the lost.
All the best,
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