Holiday Gala 2014

Share the

Holiday Spirit

  Transforming lives through scholarships: when  Dream meets  Need  

Join us for entertainment and merriment. The evening begins with a cocktail reception, followed by a special performance from the Brubeck Institute Jazz Quintet, live auction, dinner, dessert, and dancing.


Come celebrate the holiday season with us!

Saturday, December 6 2014

5:30 pm
Reception | Dinner | Live Auction | Dancing
Hyatt Regency Ballroom | Incline Village NV

Black Tie Preferred

Please RSVP by November 14, 2014

Please contact Jenn Johnson at jjohnson@sierranevada.edu or 775.881.7576 for information.


BIJQ 14-15_380x253The Brubeck Institute Jazz Quintet (BIJQ)
is comprised of the current Brubeck Fellows – five young musicians, chosen from a national pool of recent high school graduates, who spend one to two years in the Institute’s unique program in jazz performance. As Fellows, they undergo intensive academic preparation, a strenuous performance schedule, and mentoring from some of the world’s finest jazz musicians. Performing at universities, in concert venues, at clubs and jazz festivals, BIJQ has played the Monterey Jazz Festival, Detroit International Jazz Festival and others, as well as concerts from California to Toronto and New York. Last year, they spent a week in Washington, D.C. as part of the first-ever U.S. – Russia Rising Stars Jazz Band celebrating jazz diplomacy.BIJQ-Logo BIJQ has received DownBeat Magazine’s award for best collegiate small jazz combo in the U.S. for six of the last seven years.

image