Jazz at Lincoln Center to Present Spring Gala June 5

Classic Arts News   Jazz at Lincoln Center to Present Spring Gala June 5
 
Jazz at Lincoln Center's annual spring gala fundraiser on June 5 will feature appearances by pop musicians Tracy Chapman, Joe Cocker, John Legend, John Mayer, and Natalie Merchant, the organization announced.

Pianist Ahmad Jamal and his trio will also appear, as will artistic director Wynton Marsalis and his septet. Comedian and actor Bernie Mac will host.

The event includes a concert starting at 7:30 p.m. at the Apollo Theater in Harlem and a gala dinner in a nearby tent.

Tickets start at $1,000; for more information, call 212-258-9961.


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