Langston Hughes Academy presents...
Jazz Night Benefit Concert
Apr 29, 2014
18 and over
828 S. Peters Street
New Orleans, LA
Langston Hughes Academy (LHA) will host its fourth annual Jazz Night benefit concert on Tuesday, April 29 at 8 p.m., with a stellar line up of New Orleans musical greats! Admission is $20 in advance or $30 at the door for adults 18 and up. The show takes place annually in between Jazz Fest weekends and all proceeds will fund students’ end-of-year field trips, band instruments and in-school music instruction.
Past shows have featured all-star line-ups including: Kermit Ruffins, Big Sam of Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Jeremy Davenport, Shamarr Allen, Delfeayo Marsalis, Michael Baptiste, Charmain Neville, Bill Summers, Leslie Smith, Sharon Martin, Troy Sawyer, and Sasha and Steve Masakowski among many others. A cash bar will be available at show.
“This show highlights not only the local talent of New Orleans but some of the talented musicians that work with our amazing students at Langston Hughes Academy each day.” said Mark Martin, School Director at Langston Hughes Academy.