Celebrating Dorthaan at 80
- Times: From: 7:30 PM
- From: April 28, 2018 to April 28, 2018
- Admission: $69 - $79
- Location: New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)
- Address: 1 Center Street, Newark, NJ 07102
Acclaimed saxophonist Don Braden will act as music director for the evening, dedicated to the life and work of jazz champion and WBGO-FM 88.3 co-founder Dorthaan Kirk. This one-night-only concert will bring together some of the brightest stars of contemporary jazz: two-time GRAMMY-winning song stylist Cassandra Wilson; saxophonist, composer and NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath; GRAMMY-nominated pianist-composer Geri Allen, and other artists to be announced.