Saxophonist Houston Person (pictured) will be the featured performer at Jazz St. Louis' 2010 gala fundraiser, which will be held at 5:00 p.m. Sunday, April 11 at the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark, 1 South Broadway (at Market).
Person will be supported by the band Good 4 The Soul, who play frequently at JSL's main venue Jazz at the Bistro. The Funky Butt Brass Band and the Jazz St. Louis All-Stars, a select group of student musicians, also will perform at the event, which will raise money to support JSL's education programs.
Individual tickets are $500 (for "patrons") and $250; a table for 10 is $2,500; and a "patron" table for 10, which includes an exclusive after-party, is $5,000. For more information, or to purchase tickets or a sponsorship, call 314-289-4037.