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Venue Address (Get Directions)Cleveland High School Benefit Concert
Date and Time
Friday, January 25th, 2013 at 6:00pm
In support of "Music,The Arts" in Public Schools,
Portland Public Schools proudly presents "A Jazz Celebration," featuring internationally renowned Bassist, Singer, Songwriter, Producer and Arranger: The Legendary Michael Henderson. This event will take place on Friday, January 25, 2013, 6:00 PM at Cleveland High School auditorium.
Performers will include jazz bands from: Hosford Middle School, Sellwood Middle School, and Beaumont Middle School; Battle Ground High School (Vancouver) Cleveland High School; and the esteemed American Music Program. Mr Henderson will perform with each of the schools featuring the arrangements of his music. The middle school bands will start the show, and the high school groups will begin at 8:30.
Performing also is vocalist Crystal Jackson and the group Cloud Nine who will add their gorgeous sound to Mr. Henderson's music!
ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS' MUSIC PROGRAMS!
Four-time Grammy nominee and recording artist Michael Henderson has worked with such renowned artists as: Stevie Wonder, Mick Jagger, Miles Davis, Phyllis Hyman, Roberta Flack, Leslie Uggams, The Four Tops, Aretha Franklin, and Angela Bofil.
At a crucial time for music in public education, we are excited to highlight the benefits of collaboration that engages young musicians and professional performers in an extremely accessible venue. Come one, come all!
We encourage you and your family to come and support these award-winning public school jazz bands that showcase outstanding student musical talent. This show is guaranteed to exceed all expectations.