Music Rising Accepts Medal of Honor at 15th Annual Jazz Foundation Gala at Apollo Theatre

November 7, 2016

musicrisinglogo800The 15th Annual Jazz Foundation of America Gala In Harlem honored Music Rising with the Medal of Honor this past Thursday,  October 27th at the historic Apollo Theatre. The organization which was co-founded by U2’s the Edge and legendary producer Bob Ezrin has supported the Jazz Foundation’s philanthropic work in aiding musicians and supporting their livelihood when disaster strikes. 

Pictured on stage (left to right) is Actor Danny Glover who served as the host of the evening’s gala, Exec. Director Nina Miller, Founding Member Caroline Galloway and legendary producer and co-founder Bob Ezrin.  Performers that evening included John Mayer, Bruce Willis, Robert Cray, Robert Randolph, Dr. John, Steve Jordan and many more. Photo credit: Udo Salters Photography. 

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