Sep 26, 2013
With the help of pianist
Pascal Le Boeuf and bassist Linda Oh, the Jazz Gallery will be
hosting a concert this Saturday, September 28, to raise funds to
assist with Dayna Stephens' kidney related medical expenses.
to Stephens, many jazz luminaries such as Joe Lovano, Donny
McCaslin, Mark Turner, Becca Stevens and others will be
Internationally renowned for his fluid, vigorous solos and warm, soulful sound; saxophonist Dayna Stephens has also proven himself a master of composition and arrangement, a highly acclaimed band leader and an in-demand side man for contemporary jazz masters such as Kenny Barron, Al Foster and Roy Hargrove.
Dayna also has a rare kidney disease called Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) which affects 20 out of every million people and is waiting on an urgently needed kidney transplant. He faces costly anti-rejection medications at a monthly rate of over $4,000 a month for an indefinite time period.
100% of all proceeds raised will go directly to Dayna Stephens. If you are unable to attend you can still donate through www.helpdaynastephens.org Please come out for a deeply meaningful evening of music from a community of musicians who want to make a difference.