SFJAZZ Gala 2019 Honoring Chucho Valdés
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Chucho Valdés
A benefit for SFJAZZ artistic and education programs

SFJAZZ Gala 2019 Honoring Chucho Valdés

Thu, Jan 31 2019 | 8:30 PM
SFJAZZ Center

Gala 2019 Concert Setlist

SFJAZZ Gala 2019 celebrates Chucho Valdés with the SFJAZZ Lifetime Achievement Award during our most lively and influential fundraiser. The party is centered around the Gala Concert, featuring the most exciting names in jazz in all-star collaborations—all culminating in an unforgettable late night After Party.

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Please contact us at gala@sfjazz.org or 415.283.0342 with any questions.

SFJAZZ GALA 2019 FULL BENEFITS LISTING


SF CHRONICLE DATEBOOK:
SFJAZZ to honor Cuban jazz giant Chucho Valdés

SFJAZZ GALA 2019 Schedule

5:30 PM
VIP COCKTAILS & DINNER Grand Lobby

7:00 PM
LUMINARY PARTY Joe Henderson Lab
GALA RECEPTION Grand Lobby

8:30 PM
GALA CONCERT Robert N. Miner Auditorium

Presentation of the SFJAZZ Lifetime Achievement Award to Chucho Valdés, featuring performances by:

Chucho Valdés
Irakere 45
Omara Portuondo
Dianne Reeves
Corinne Bailey Rae
SFJAZZ Collective
Stefon Harris
Yosvany Terry
Harold Lopéz-Nussa
Leyanis Valdés
Jessie Valdés
SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Big Band
and more

10:00 PM
AFTER PARTY

Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Corinne Bailey Rae and special guests
Robert N. Miner Auditorium
Including an all-star jam with Gala artists

Jesús Díaz y su QBA
Joe Henderson Lab

SFJAZZ Gala Artist Bios

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Your support allows us to continue growing our vibrant artistic and education programs, presenting over 400 concerts and bringing our education initiatives to over 23,000 students each year. SFJAZZ Gala is a benefit advancing the art form of jazz through artists, students, and communities. Each gift is tax deductible. If you wish to make a fully tax deductible gift towards SFJAZZ artistic and education programs, please click below.

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Donate

Your support allows us to continue growing our vibrant artistic and education programs, presenting over 400 concerts and bringing our education initiatives to over 23,000 students each year. SFJAZZ Gala is a benefit advancing the art form of jazz through artists, students, and communities. Each gift is tax deductible. If you wish to make a fully tax deductible gift towards SFJAZZ artistic and education programs, please click below.

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SFJAZZ GALA 2019 HOST COMMITTEE

Roselyne Chroman Swig, Co-chair
Darian and Rick Swig, Co-chairs
Darius Anderson
Dr. Molly Joel Coye
Dale Djerassi
Sabrina and Mick Hellman
Divesh and Diksha Makan
Lisa Stone Pritzker
Joyce Stupski

SFJAZZ GALA 2019 AFTER PARTY COMMITTEE

Brandon Baker
Katie Colendich
Rachel Happ and Josh Elkes
Lyla Rose Holdstein
Stephanie Liu
Adam Swig
Ben Swig

SFJAZZ GALA 2019 HOST COMMITTEE

Roselyne Chroman Swig, Co-chair
Darian and Rick Swig, Co-chairs
Darius Anderson
Dr. Molly Joel Coye
Dale Djerassi
Sabrina and Mick Hellman
Divesh and Diksha Makan
Lisa Stone Pritzker
Joyce Stupski

SFJAZZ GALA 2019 AFTER PARTY COMMITTEE

Brandon Baker
Katie Colendich
Rachel Happ and Josh Elkes
Lyla Rose Holdstein
Stephanie Liu
Adam Swig
Ben Swig