Legendary New Orleans jazz & blues pianist HENRY BUTLER rehearsing with children & teaching artist EVA SALINA from the ONE WORLD BROOKLYN KIDS CHORUS.
Gala Spring Fundraising Concert for the ONE WORLD BROOKLYN KIDS CHORUS to be held at the historic LAFAYETTE AVENUE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (85 South Oxford Street, Fort Greene, Brooklyn) --- Sunday, May 19th from 3 -5 pm. (Please enter for concert through main church entrance on Lafayette Avenue).
Additional all-star guest artists include --- internationally acclaimed, award winning classical guitarist, ROBERT SECRIST; Grammy winning fiddler,singer-song writer & composer-in-residence (for the OWBKC) LISA GUTKIN; Eastern European & Balkan singer EVA SALINA; beloved jazz & gospel singer & director of the Lafayette Avenue Inspirational Ensemble JANIS RUSSELL; and celebrated jazz vocalist CARLA COOK. Artist CD's available for sale with a portion of sales to benefit ONE WORLD BROOKLYN KIDS CHORUS.
Meet and greet "Bagel & Lox" reception and Bake Sale with bagels & lox from Acme Smoked Fish and La Bagel Delight, sweets from award winning specialty bakery ---ERICA'S RUGELACH & BAKING, CO as well as a "Cut the Cake" ceremony with a custom cake designed by COUSIN JOHN'S --- Park Slope's own best retail bakery.
Suggested donation. Adults $15.00 Kids $5.00. Cash please for the concert. For larger donations, please make checks payable to (LAPC with a note for MWMM Program).
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