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MAR 202118

Elevate Unity Benefit Benefit Music Series
Ensemble Jazz Jam
Swade Jazz Trio Botanist

DOORS OPEN: 4:30 pm
EVENT BEGINS: 5:00 pm

Venue Information

Botanist

910 NW 14th Ave.
Portland, OR 97209

Description

Elevate Unity Benefit Benefit Music Series - Ensemble Jazz Jam - Swade Jazz Trio 
 
Thursday, March 11th, 2021
 
Doors open: 4:30 pm
Event begins: 5:00 pm
 
Swade Jazz Trio: 
Stacey Wade - Former Memphis Boy's Choir leader, Stacey Wade is a self-taught piano player and studied classical music for three years when he was asked to be the keyboardist for Al Green.  Stacey attended Berklee College of Music on full scholarship and lead to collaborations with the late Billy Preston, May J. Bige, Michael McDonald, Musiq Soulchild, Bonnie Raitt, Macy Gray and Brian McKnight.
 
Ben Jones - A native of Detroit, Michigan Bend has enjoyed preprtually busy career spanning over 25 years and has performed, toured  or recorded with artists including The Neville Brothers, Anita Baker, Jeff Lorber, Rick Braun, Frank McComb, Lloyd Jones, Michael Firestone and Jennifer Batten.  

Brian Foxworth - Brian has enjoyed a career as both a leader and sideman for many national arists.  He recieved critial acclaim for his performances awarded Best Drummer by the Cascade Blues Association, and Oregon Music Hall of Fame Inductee. He has collaborated with Curtis Salgado, Pleasure, Paul DeLay, The Drifters, Paul Gilbert, Linda Hornbuckle, Chaz Shepherd, Jazmin Ghent and Peewee Ellis.  

Our focus is to advocate for social equality and address the need to support our local venues, production staff, restaurant workers, and musicians from the devastating effects of our industry shut down.

Description: This benefit music series will feature Portland's top Soul, Latin & Jazz bands.

During the shows, we will spotlight positive tangible commentary from community activists, select nonprofits, and social equality advocates sharing ideas and strategies to unite our divided country.

Elevate Unity Benefit Music Series
Facebook Live Streaming

Seating is limited due to the city and state restrictions.  Reservations are suggested in order to ensure entry.
 
Botanist:
For those unfamiliar with Botanist, we are your thoughtful, intentional home away from home neighborhood destination bar/restaurant located in the heart of the Pearl District in Portland, Oregon. In the local community, we are known for our personalized style of hospitality, creative cocktails, and delectable tapas and entrées. Over the time that we have been open, we have been able to establish strong relationships with not only our guests (aka Our Family) but also the service industry professionals.

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Ticket Types
Reserved - $15:  required 2 drink minimum (cocktails, beer, wine, N/A)

Non-Profits:  Jazz Society of Oregon, Ethos Music Center, Black United Fund, Legacy Mentor & Friends of Noise

Sponsors:  KMHD Radio, Music Millennium 

21 & Over.
Tickets are Non-Refundable.

Reserved Seating - $15
Required 2 drink minimum