<Press Release> Jazz for Japan in Los Angeles!

Jazz for Japan Dream Team

昨日、今日とLAのCapitol Recordsにて録音されている、日本の震災向けの復興イベントのプレスリリースを掲載する。


Contact: Lynnette Jenkins 323-906-1500

Jazz Stars Unite For Disaster Victims In Japan

“Jazz for Japan”

Los Angeles, CA – “Jazz for Japan” is a “We are the World” type gathering of 25 of the top jazz musicians in the world to benefit the earthquake and tsunami victims in Japan. The recordings will take place March 23rd and 24th in Los Angeles at Capitol Studios. This project features an album along with a DVD release including interviews with the artists manifesting their support for the Japanese people.
Performers include:
Rickey Minor, Alex Acuna, Nathan East, Clarence McDonald, Ndugu Chancler, Billy Childs, Boney James, Lee Ritenour, Terrence Blanchard, Kenny G, Steve Gadd, George Duke, Bob James
and many others.

These musicians have come together to pay tribute to those who have lost their lives and to a community that continues to support Jazz music. Their gift called “Jazz for Japan” will aid in the relief efforts needed for thousands of people affected by this disaster.

The album is being produced by Avatar Records and will be released April 5th worldwide via iTunes with profits benefiting the International Red Cross in Japan.


Jazz for Japan の風景

Jazz for Japan Dream Team

立入 勝義 (Katsuyoshi Tachiiri) 作家・コンサルタント・経営者 株式会社 ウエスタンアベニュー代表 一般社団法人 日本大富豪連盟 代表理事 特定非営利活動法人 e場所 理事 日米二重生活。4女の父。元世銀コンサルタント。在米歴30年。 主な著書に「ADHDでよかった」(新潮新書)、「Uber革命の真実」「ソーシャルメディア革命」(共にDiscover21)など計六冊。