2015 Thelonious Monk Institute International Jazz Vocals Competition & All-Star Gala Concert: Quincy Jones to Receive Herbie Hancock Humanitarian Award
All-Star Gala Concert on Sunday, November 15 will bring together some of the most renowned artists of our time in tribute to Quincy Jones. Herbie Hancock, Andy Garcia, Jeff Goldblum and Seth MacFarlane will host the event. Artists confirmed to date include Patti Austin, George Benson, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Terri Lyne Carrington, Freddy Cole, Dave Grusin, Jimmy Heath,Paul Jackson, Jr., Al Jarreau, Hubert Laws, Gretchen Parlato, Arturo Sandoval, Wayne Shorter, Luciana Souza,Jeff “Tain” Watts, Ben Williams and others. John Beasley will serve as the evening’s musical director.