[Dixielandjazz] Mardi Gras Benefit Event to Aid New Orleans
jseiger at rochester.rr.com
Thu Oct 27 09:37:47 PDT 2005
Sunday, October 30, 2- 6 pm.
Jon Seiger and the All-Stars will be performing at a benefit Mardi Gras
Party event to help New Orleans Musicians affected by Hurricane Katrina.
The event will be held at the Party House, at 677 Beahan Road, in Rochester,
NY. Admission is only $5, for three excellent bands, swing dancing,
raffles, food, silent auction, a jam session, and much more. Ed Ferland
will be the Master of Ceremonies. Esther Brill, from the Rochester Swing
Dance Network, will be giving mini swing dance lessons between the bands.
The bands performing will be.....Dick Stacy and the Rhythm Aces Big Band,
Jon Seiger and the All-Stars, and Johnny Matt with Tom Monte. for more
information please go to www.jonseigerallstars.net All money will be going
to the Jazz Foundation of America, which works closely with the New Orleans
Musicians Clinic, to get the money directly to musicians in need. They
provide instruments, pay rent, find housing, and provide much-needed health
care to New Orleans Musicians who were affected by Hurricane Katrina. Hope
to see some of you there.
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