Hands 4 Hope’s Starlight Jazz Serenade will feature a special tribute to George Duke at it’s 14th annual event, March 7, 8 p.m., at the Academy of TV Arts & Sciences, 5220 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, California. Top smooth jazz artists (who, due to contractual obligations, cannot be announced until the night of the show) are scheduled to perform with Hands 4 Hope students to raise funds for free, safe, quality, after-school programs and support for their single parents. Pat Prescott, 94.7 The WAVE’s morning on-air personality, will host this charity event, which also features a VIP reception, silent auction and artists meet-and-greet autograph session.
Past performers include Boney James, George Duke, Euge Groove, Peter White, Norman Brown, Brian Culbertson, Dave Koz, Rick Braun, Jeff Lorber, Gerald Albright, Dwayne “Smitty” Smith, Michael Lington, Gail Jhonson and Everette Harp.
For tickets or more information, visit www.Hands4Hope.org, or call (818) 763-4673.