KJazz Summer Benefit Concert
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Saturday, June 28th at 8pm

KJazz is throwing its second annual benefit concert at the Music Center's Walt Disney Concert Hall on Saturday, June 28th at 8pm!

Steve Tyrell and Special Guests
Pianist David Benoit
Vocalist Jane Monheit

Jason Moran

VIP tickets are sold out but GA tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster and at the Music Center's Walt Disney Concert Hall box office.

KJazz is throwing its second annual benefit concert at the Music Center's Walt Disney Concert Hall on Saturday, June 28th at 8pm. Performing at the concert will be Steve Tyrell and Special Guests including David Benoit and Jane Monheit. Opening the concert will be pianist Jason Moran. More artists to be named shortly. The evening will be hosted by David Benoit.
General Admission Tickets
General admission tickets are available through the Music Center's Walt Disney Concert Hall box office (in person) and through Ticketmaster. There is no service charge for tickets purchased in person at the box office.

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VIP Tickets
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Steve Tyrell
Grammy Award-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell is truly a renaissance man. In over four decades in the music business, he has achieved great success as an artist, producer, songwriter, music supervisor, and performer. With the grit and soul of a lifetime of experiences, producing hits for Grammy-winning Artists ranging from Linda Ronstadt and Aaron Neville, to Rod Stewart and Diana Ross, Steve himself has sold hundreds of thousands of albums and gained a passionate following all over the world. As an artist, all 9 of his American Standards albums have achieved top 10 status on Billboard's Jazz charts and his first album "A New Standard" was amongst the best-selling jazz albums for over 5 years.

Quinn Johnson- Pianist, MD
Lyman Medeiros- Bass
Kevin Winard- Drums
Steve Cotter- Guitar
Jon Allen- Keyboard
David Benoit
Since launching his recording career in 1977, David Benoit's expansive career as a contemporary jazz pianist and composer has included over 25 solo recordings. His '80s releases This Side Up, Freedom at Midnight and the GRAMMY-nominated Every Step of the Way are considered influential genre classics. Among his other GRAMMY nominations are those for Best INSTRUMENTAL COMPOSITION (FOR "DAD'S ROOM," from 1999's Professional Dreamer) and Best Large Jazz Ensemble Performance (for the GRP All-Star Big Band). His prolific output since 2000 includes several prominent Charlie Brown related projects (including Here's To You, Charlie Brown: 50 Great Years and the star-studded 40 Years: A Charlie Brown Christmas) that reflect his lifelong passion for the music of original Peanuts composer Vince Guaraldi and solidify Benoit's role as his musical heir.
Jane Monheit
Grammy nominated vocalist Jane Monheit will be joining Tyrell as a special guest. Monheit has been a leading light in both the jazz and cabaret worlds since emerging as a finalist in the Thelonious Monk Institute's 1998 vocal competition. In addition to her own recordings, she has worked alongside the likes of Terence Blanchard, Tom Harrell, and Ivan Lins.
Jason Moran
Pianist Jason Moran is the Kennedy Center's Artistic Advisor for Jazz and a Triple-crown winner in the 59th Annual Downbeat Magazine Critics Poll for Jazz Artist, Jazz Album & Pianist of the Year. According to the Washington Post, Moran is "a musical innovator who blends the traditions of blues and jazz with more modern elements of funk, rock and hip-hop."
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