“Really Jazz” is a Jazz benefit concert, being held by The Really Living Corporation. Really Living is a local
non-profit organization, that is dedicated to helping the terminally and chronically ill, in the community.
Free transportation to medical treatments, prescription assistance, and emergency monetary assistance
are some of the services offered, by the organization. Founder, John Cook, who himself has been on
dialysis for over 20 years, is an avid Jazz fan and has chosen an annual concert to be Really Livings’
Each year, national as well as local up and coming artists, will be tapped to perform at the concert.
The proceeds from sponsorship, and general ticket sales, will help Really Living continue their mission of
aiding those in the community, who are uninsured or under insured.
The Benefit Concert is featuring Walter Beasley, Lin Rountree, and Lonnie Liston Smith.
In spring of 2011, The Really Living Corporation will hold its first annual Jazz Benefit Concert. The date is April 30th, 2011 and the concert will be held at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History. The scheduled performers will be, grammy nominated saxophonist Walter Beasley and grammy nominated pianist Lonnie Liston Smith..
Also, there will be a special performance by local trumpet phenom Lin Rountree. Tickets will go on sale at the beginning of March, and the ticket prices and sale locations, will be announced at that time. Please come out and have a good time and enjoy some great music!
Tickets also available @ these locations:
Studio C Barbershop & Beauty Salon
17706 Fenkell St. Detroit, Mi 48227 – (313) 838-2789 Charles
Eric’s “I’ve Been Framed” Art Gallery
16527 Livernois Ave. 48201 – (313) 861-9263 Eric
Silver Fox Furs
3031 W. Grand Blvd., Suite 120 Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 872-4260 Richard
Sam’s Shoe Service
28678 Telegraph Rd. Southfield, Mi 48034
(248) 355-2467 Mike
Street Corner Music
26020 Greenfield Rd. Oak Park, MI 48237
(248) 967-0777 Michael
Saturday, April 30 · 8:00pm – 11:00pm
Charles H Wright Museum of African, 315 E Warren Ave, Detroit, MI 48201-1443