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 bailey@jazzstl.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!)

Sponsorship Brunch
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

Jon Batiste

Arnold & Hazel Donald
John & Alison Ferring
Steve & MaryAlice Gallagher
Ed & Betsy Lawlor
Sue McCollum
Craig & Nancy Schnuck
Andrew & Mary Ann Srenco
Richard & Eliot Tao
Pam Trapp
Richard & Josephine Weil
Keith Williamson

For more information on tickets, sponsorships, donating to the Gala, or volunteer opportunities at the Gala, contact:

Bailey Dolenc, Development Associate – Events Manager, at bailey@jazzstl.org or 314.584.6570

Jazz STL Gala 2015 by ProPhotoSTL-7903

Jazz St. Louis annual gala event at Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Clayton, MO on Feb 27, 2015.


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