January

27

AREA STUDENTS PAIR UP WITH JAZZ GREATS FOR SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Posted Jan 27th, 2014 by Lindsay Williams  Category: Arts & Entertainment

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

AREA STUDENTS PAIR UP WITH JAZZ GREATS FOR SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TSA TO HOLD SECOND SONGS FOR OUR SISTER CONCERT NEXT MONTH

TOLEDO, OH- Toledo School for the Arts will hold this year’s second Songs For Our Sister fundraising concert on Sunday, February 23rd at 4:00pm at The Toledo Club. These concerts support The Mary Ann Russo Jazz Memorial Scholarship, providing funding for private vocal jazz lessons at TSA, several student grants to attend the BGSU New York Voices Summer Jazz Camp, and an annual senior scholarship.

This edition of the Songs for Our Sister series is entitled Duos and Duets. The concert will feature vocal duets and singer-musician pairings.

For the first time in Songs for Our Sister’s six year history, a number of jazz vocal students will pair up with top professional vocalists. The roster includes Lori Lefevre, Kim Buehler, and Ramona Collins who founded Songs for Our Sister.

Collins elaborates on the concert mission by saying, “It’s always been about the students and giving them the support they need to follow their musical dreams. Duos and Duets promises to be great fun for all, so don’t miss this show!”

Tickets for the event are on sale now. Pricing is $20 per individual, available by calling 419-246-8732×226 or visiting songsforoursisterduets.eventbrite.com. The Toledo Club is located at 235 14th Street, Toledo, OH 43604. A cash bar will be available.

——-
Those who cannot make the event, but would like to learn more about the TSA Jazz Program may consider the following:

Attending TSA’s Jazz on Ice, part of our Citiscape Concert Series. These events are held at ICE Restaurant (405 Madison Ave. #1, Toledo, OH (in the PNC Bank Building)) at 7pm, free of admission. Dates left in this series offering are Tuesday, January 28th and Tuesday, April 29th.

Booking TSA’s Urban Jazz group for your own party, fundraiser or work function. TSA offers a variety of outreach groups- from student musicians to mural artists, dancers to theatre make-up artists- for contract as part of our social enterprise program. Contact Bethany at 419-246-8732 x256 for more information.

Bookmark and Share

Lindsay Williams - Toledo School for the Arts | 333 14th Street | Toledo, OH 4192468732

lwilliams@ts4arts.org | www.ts4arts.org | 4192468732 No Comments »

Leave a Reply