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The Seymour Group

Catalina Jazz Club

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while you enjoy the luxurious Signature Jazz Cruise
on the 450 passenger Seabourn Sojourn to
Rome, Amalfi, Santa Margherita, Cannes, Barcelona and Monte Carlo
September 30 to October 10, 2015

Featuring Monty Alexander, Eliane Elias, Jeff Hamilton, Raul Midon, Joe Lovano,
Marcus Miller, Houston Person, John Pizzarelli, Dianne Reeves and other luminaries

The special price is $6,500 per person and includes a $500 tax deductible donation
in your name to the California Jazz Foundation

Hurry!! -- this discount price is only good until May 31, 2015
Regular price is $7500 per person

(Port taxes, gratuities and all fees in the amount of $175/person per day
not included in the $6500 offer)

Call Jamey Powell of Entertainment Cruise Productions, the Producer, at (314) 726-7636.


The California Jazz Foundation is a charitable, nonprofit organization created to aid and assist California jazz musicians in financial or medical crisis. Established in 2006, the Foundation was formed to fulfill an unmet critical need to help these talented artists who have given us so much pleasure over the years – often with so little reward.

The California Jazz Foundation is committed to providing access to quality social and economic services for all eligible applicants. We do so through a team of caring, knowledgeable professionals in collaboration with community partners.

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You made me proud to call myself a jazz musician because your efforts demonstrate a love, respect, and genuine concern for us I did not know existed. You allowed me to endure the healing process with courage and dignity.

Jazz Vocalist

We are proud to report that since our founding in 2006, we have accomplished a great deal and touched the lives of countless California jazz musicians. The many services we've provided include arranging for desperately needed dental work, in-home nursing care, transportation to physical therapy, MRI's, discount prescriptions, hearing examinations, housing relocation, rent and utility payments and instrument replacement.

I am very happy to serve on the Advisory Board and to support the California Jazz Foundation. This group is strongly committed to helping jazz musicians in crisis. Their dedication to assisting those who have given so much is deeply appreciated.

CJF Advisory Board Member

We have established a growing network of medical professionals in every discipline, ready to provide essential healthcare services to qualified recipients on a sliding-scale basis. Beyond these services, our membership in the Entertainment Assistance Cooperative enables us to expand the safety net for our musicians.

The California Jazz Foundation also seeks to avert crises by raising musicians' awareness of the importance of prevention and early treatment of disease through free public education and community outreach programs.

By some miracle, I was put in touch with the California Jazz Foundation, and they generously sprang to my rescue... They have enabled many of us to go on, doing what we believe in and spreading music that brings joy to millions!


As a charitable nonprofit organization, the California Jazz Foundation relies on membership and support, not only from jazz lovers but all those who value the arts! Your support will allow us to continue helping California's jazz musicians in time of need. Won't you join us?

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