SFJAZZ Gala 2014
Honoring Herbie Hancock

Concert and Ceremony
AfterJam with Charles Bradley

 
Friday, May 16 at SFJAZZ Center
Our Biggest Party!

SFJAZZ Gala 2014
Honoring Herbie Hancock

Concert and Ceremony
AfterJam with Charles Bradley

 
Friday, May 16 at SFJAZZ Center
Our Biggest Party!

SFJAZZ Gala 2014
Honoring Herbie Hancock

Concert and Ceremony
AfterJam with Charles Bradley

 
Friday, May 16 at SFJAZZ Center
Our Biggest Party!

SFJAZZ Gala 2014
Honoring Herbie Hancock

Concert and Ceremony
AfterJam with Charles Bradley

 
Friday, May 16 at SFJAZZ Center
Our Biggest Party!

SFJAZZ Gala 2014
Honoring Herbie Hancock

Concert and Ceremony
AfterJam with Charles Bradley

 
Friday, May 16 at SFJAZZ Center
Our Biggest Party!

SFJAZZ Gala 2014
Honoring Herbie Hancock

Concert and Ceremony
AfterJam with Charles Bradley

 
Friday, May 16 at SFJAZZ Center
Our Biggest Party!

SFJAZZ Gala 2014
Honoring Herbie Hancock

Concert and Ceremony
AfterJam with Charles Bradley

 
Friday, May 16 at SFJAZZ Center
Our Biggest Party!

SFJAZZ Gala 2014 Honoring Herbie Hancock

SFJAZZ Gala 2014 Honoring Herbie Hancock

The SFJAZZ Gala 2014 will honor the artistic genius of Herbie Hancock with the SFJAZZ Lifetime Achievement Award. Hancock’s music will be center stage for the gala’s main concert with performances by the music icon himself, the critically acclaimed SFJAZZ Collective, our award-winning SFJAZZ High School All-Stars, and surprise musical guests. The party will continue with dancing as “The Screaming Eagle of Soul” Charles Bradley headlines our AfterJam concert. Craft cocktails and passed cuisine from award-winning chef Charles Phan will be served throughout the evening.

Attendees of our annual SFJAZZ Gala have included Bill Cosby, Dave Chappelle, Robert Redford, Chris Tucker, Tom Waits, Les Claypool, Charlie Musselwhite, Terrence Howard, Clint Eastwood, Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris, The Honorable Willie Brown, Danny Glover, Shailene Woodley, Delroy Lindo, Lou Gossett Jr., Khandi Alexander, Peter Coyote, Amy Tan, Michael Chabon, Ronnie Lott, Vida Blue, Jed York, and other leaders in the worlds of business, politics, art and jazz.

Herbie Hancock is one of the great innovators and icons of modern music. A 14-time Grammy Winner, UNESCO Good Will Ambassador and a recipient of the 2013 Kennedy Center Honors, Hancock has blazed a trail for contemporary culture at every turn in his career. From his tenure with Miles Davis to creating standards like “Canteloupe Island,” innovative albums like Head Hunters and the chart-topping “Rockit” – the first Billboard hit to use turntable scratching – Hancock is a true musical legend.

Gala Reservation Form

Any contact information that you provide through this form will only be used for purposes of communicating about the SFJAZZ Gala 2014.

Levels

  Legend $100,000 for 10 premiere seats
Premiere seating at the SFJAZZ Gala 2014 Concert - Valet Parking/Red Carpet Arrivals - VIP Cocktail Reception incl. personal bottle of craft bourbon - VIP Reserved Access to DessertJam performance with special musical guests - AfterJam concert featuring Charles Bradley - Legend recognition on event materials - Poster signed by Sandow Birk + musicians - Opportunity to sponsor a segment of the evening.

  Hero I $50,000 for 10 premium seats
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  Hero II $20,000 for 4 premium seats
Premium seating at the SFJAZZ Gala 2014 Concert - Valet Parking/Red Carpet Arrivals - VIP Cocktail Reception incl. personal bottle of craft bourbon (bottle for Hero I package only) - DessertJam performance with special musical guests - AfterJam concert featuring Charles Bradley - Hero recognition on event materials - Poster signed by Sandow Birk - Opportunity to sponsor a segment of the evening (Hero I package only).

 Giant $25,000 for 8 preferred seats
Preferred seating at the SFJAZZ Gala 2014 Concert - Valet Parking/Red Carpet Arrivals - VIP Cocktail Reception - DessertJam performance with special musical guests - AfterJam concert featuring Charles Bradley - Giant recognition on event materials.

  Master I $10,000 for 4 preferred seats
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  Master II $5,000 for 2 preferred seats
Preferred seating at the SFJAZZ Gala 2014 Concert - Valet Parking/Red Carpet Arrivals - VIP Cocktail Reception - DessertJam performance with special musical guests - AfterJam concert featuring Charles Bradley - Master recognition on event materials.

  We cannot attend this year but would like to contribute to SFJAZZ artistic and education programs with a gift of: (fully tax-deductible).

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For more information, contact Barrett Shaver at (415) 283-0325 or bshaver@sfjazz.org. SFJAZZ is a 501(c)(3) organization. Federal tax ID# is 94-2663216. All but $400 of each SFJAZZ Gala 2014 ticket is tax-deductible as allowed by law. IRS regulations prevent SFJAZZ from accepting payments from donor advised funds and family foundations. All contributions go to support the artistic and educational programs of SFJAZZ.