Jazz St. Louis Gala 2016
New York New York
February 27, 2016, 6:30pm
at the Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis
Cocktail Hour | Dinner | Live Auction
Performance by Jonathan Batiste & Stay Human
the house band of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
After-Hours Cabaret with Denise Thimes
Cocktail Attire with a New York flair!
Proceeds from the Gala benefit Jazz St. Louis’s education and outreach programs.
Individual Ticket – $550
Table of 8 – $4,400
All Sponsors are invited to an All Star Jazz Jam Brunch at the Bistro and are highlighted in the event program. See below for more information on the Sponsorship Brunch. To purchase Miles Davis level sponsorships or higher, contact Bailey Dolenc at firstname.lastname@example.org or 314.584.6570.
Barbara Rose: $2,500 (2 Gala tickets, plus 2 for brunch)
Clark Terry: $6,500 (Gala table of 8, plus 2 for brunch)
Miles Davis: $10,000 (Gala table of 8, plus 2 for brunch)
Willie Akins: $15,000 (Gala table of 8, plus 4 for brunch)
Dave Sanborn: $25,000 (2 Gala tables of 8, plus 4 for brunch)
Scott Joplin: $50,000 (all of the above, plus lots of tributes!)
All Star Jazz Jam at the Bistro with Jon Batiste
Sunday, February 28, 11am-2pm
Featuring Peter Martin’s Jazz Piano and other musical greats like Toby Martin, Tom George, Nancy Kranzberg, Michael Batiste, Gene Dobbs Bradford, Matthew Von Doran, and Holden Thorp.
Brunch prepared by renowned local chefs Kevin Nashan of Sydney Street Cafe & Peacemaker and Gerard Craft of Niche.
2016 Gala Co-Chairs
Arnold & Hazel Donald
John & Alison Ferring
Steve & MaryAlice Gallagher
Ed & Betsy Lawlor
Craig & Nancy Schnuck
Andrew & Mary Ann Srenco
Richard & Eliot Tao
Richard & Josephine Weil
For more information on tickets, sponsorships, donating to the Gala, or volunteer opportunities at the Gala, contact:
Bailey Dolenc, Development Associate – Events Manager, at email@example.com or 314.584.6570