Archive for August, 2010

Heroes of the Storm – American Red Cross Southeast Louisiana Chapter Fundraiser

August 26, 2010

In 2005, the levee failures following Hurricane Katrina devastated the City of New Orleans.  On August 28, 2010, the American Red Cross Southeast Louisiana Chapter will present “Heroes of the Storm,” a fund-raising gala that will honor all the First Responders and pay special tribute to LTG Russel L. Honoré, USA (Ret).

Music by Delfeayo Marsalis & the Uptown Jazz Orchestra with Special Guests Ellis Marsalis, Kermit Ruffins and the Barbecue Swingers, Charmaine Neville, Jeremy Davenport, Leah Chase & more.

For tickets: http://www.arcno.org/Heroes_of_the_Storm.php

Delfeayo Marsalis announced as a 2011 NEA Jazz Master

August 9, 2010

http://www.nea.gov/honors/jazz/2011-NEA-Jazz-Masters-Announced.html