Roberto’s Winds and Michiko Studios presents a benefit concert for Japan, with help from DooBeeDooBeeDoo and others. 100% of the proceeds will be go to the Coltrane House of Osaka.The Coltrane House Of Osaka is establishing a fund which will help musicians and musical institutions which have been affected by the disaster. Yasuhiro Fujioka, the president of the Coltrane House, is a prominent figure in the Japanese jazz community and has a long affiliation with Roberto Romeo, owner of Roberto’s Winds and Michiko Studios.
1. Roberto’s invited you to “the Patrizia Scascitelli Sextet & Virginia Mayhew Quartet”
Date: Monday, May 3, 2010
Time: 8pm Meg Okura and the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble (Meg Okura on violin, erhu, and vocal, Anne Drummond on flute, Mamiko Kitaura on piano, Gregg August on bass and Alvester Garnett on drums) – 10pm Marcus Strickland Trio (Marcus Strickland on soprano & tenor sax, Ben Williams on bass and E.J. Strickland on drums)
Venue: Rosie O’Grady’s (149 West 46 Street, New York, NY 10036)