Interview: Lincoln Foundation's Evening of Jazz

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Posted on August 22, 2013 at 1:38 PM

Updated Thursday, Aug 22 at 1:40 PM

Join Lincoln Foundation for the 18th Annual Evening of Jazz on August 23 at The Kentucky Center.  This concert promises to be an evening of exciting entertainment benefiting our signature Whitney M.  YOUNG Scholars Program®.  The program which stresses academic achievement and college graduation annually serves approximately 250 disadvantaged youth in grades 7-12.

The fundraiser begins at 5:30 p.m.  with a pre-concert reception that will include hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar.  An evening of Latin jazz featuring Dick Sisto & The Latin Jazz All Stars will begin at 7:00 p.m.  Sisto, an internationally recognized jazz vibraphonist, has performed throughout the US and Great Britain at prominent jazz venues with numerous jazz greats. The prestigious Spirit of Excellence Award will be presented to Kathy and Gerald Neal at the event.

Tickets are $100 and may be purchased through the The Kentucky Center at www.kentuckycenter.org or 502.584.7777.  Business attire is recommended.

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