On Friday evening, May 20, 2011, join jazz greats John Blake, Jr., Gerald Veasley, Sumi Tonooka, Rosella Clemmons Washington, and Harry “Butch” Reed for A Note of Hope in Philadelphia, PA.

Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. All proceeds will directly benefit Covenant Mercies, a charitable organization serving AIDS orphans in Africa. For an additional contribution of $75, enjoy an exclusive post-concert dessert reception with the musicians.

A Note of Hope begins at 7:30 p.m. in Gershman Hall (Levitt Auditorium) on the campus of the University of the Arts, 401 South Broad Street (corner of Broad & Pine), Philadelphia, PA 19147.

Directions can be found here.