MONTREAL, May 1 /CNW Telbec/ - Jazz lovers and soon-to-be jazz lovers are
invited to experience an unforgettable evening of sparkle, singing and all
that jazz with two-time JUNO Nominated Jazz phenomenon Nikki Yanofsky and her
band, on Thursday, May 21, 2009 at Montreal's Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom as
part of their annual spring fundraiser. "NIKKI UP CLOSE" is a musical event
that's not to be missed!
Nikki Yanofsky is a 15-year-old musical prodigy who made her debut at the
2006 Montreal International Jazz Festival. After wowing the 100,000+ audience,
she went on to release Ella... of Thee I Swing, a CD/DVD of a live show
performed in tribute to one of her major influences, Ella Fitzgerald. Sold out
performances, teaming up with greats like Marvin Hamlisch, Count Basie
Orchestra, and Wyclef Jean... and Nikki's career is just getting started! She
is currently recording her first original studio album with 14-time
Grammy-winning producer Phil Ramone.
A portion of the event's proceeds will be donated to the Make-A-Wish(R)
Quebec Foundation, the largest non-profit wish granting organization in the
world, serving 32 countries with international affiliates on five continents.
To this day, Make-A-Wish(R) has helped make nearly 200,000 wishes come true
around the world for children with life-threatening illness.
Three categories of tickets are available. Certain ticket holders will
enjoy an exclusive post-concert reception "up close" with Nikki.
Come and enjoy an unforgettable evening with one of jazz's hottest,
up-and-coming singers. And help make wishes come true for some truly deserving
What: "UP CLOSE WITH NIKKI" - Temple's Annual Spring Fundraiser
An unforgettable evening of jazz starring Nikki Yanofsky and
When: Thursday, May 21, 2009, 8:00 p.m. (doors open at 7:30 p.m.)
Where: Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom
4100 Sherbrooke West, Westmount, QC
Cost: Patrons $150.00 (Reserved Seating, Reception & Special Gift)
Friends $118.00 (Reserved Seating & Reception)
Guests $65.00 (General Admission)
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