This comes to us from a newsblast by Jazziz Magazine:
On Tuesday, January 13, 2015, the family and friends of the late bassist Charlie Haden for a memorial concert and celebration of his life. The show, which will begin at 7 p.m., will take place at Town Hall in New York City.
Among the many performers and speakers attending will be Geri Allen, Kenny Barron, Carla Bley, Jack DeJohnette, Denardo Coleman, Ravi Coltrane, Bill Frisell, Ethan Iverson, Josh Haden and the Haden Triplets, Ruth Cameron-Haden, Dr. Maurice Jackson, Lee Konitz, Pat Metheny, Josh Redman and Gonzalo Rubalcaba. The evening will be anchored by performances by Haden’s two preeminent bands, Quartet West, with Alan Broadbent, Ernie Watts, Rodney Green and, on bass, Scott Colley; and Liberation Music Orchestra, with Carla Bley, Tony Malaby, Chris Cheek, Loren Stillman, Michael Rodriguez, Seneca Black, Curtis Fowlkes, Vincent Chancey, Joe Daley, Steve Cardenas, Matt Wilson and, on bass, Steve Swallow.
Admission is free, but organizers will accept tax-deductible donations to benefit the Charlie Haden CalArts Scholarship Fund, which provides tuition assistance for jazz students in need. Donations to the fund can also be sent to P.O. Box 520, Agoura Hills, California, 91376.
For more information, go to www.thetownhall.org.