About the Music:
Rick DellaRatta and Jazz for Peace is the only musical act performing today who has achieved an amazing total of FIVE Unprecedented Achievements in Jazz and Philanthropy.
- United Nations
- World Leaders
- 850 Concerts
- Donating/Educating Children
- And most of all the Unprecedented musical presentation.
In addition to his Jazz for Peace CD which features this unique artist at Birdland and Troy Music Hall with the world’s finest Jazz Musicians (Eddie Gomez, Lenny White, and PaquitoD’Rivera) along with The London Symphony Orchestra, here are three more highlights performing three completely different styles of Jazz at an extraordinary level:
Heralded in Rwanda, Africa - Rick addresses genocide and
performs a tribute to Dizzy http://youtu.be/
Acclaimed in Sao Paulo, Brazil - Rick performs to aid the favela
Honored in Little Rock, AR - Rick brings Jazz back to their
legendary Ballroom http://
Aside from being noted in the book "Jazz Singers" as one of the top jazz vocalists of all time and on The Foundation Center's list of top musician philanthropists with Bono, Elton John, Peter Gabriel, and Sting, Rick and his group JAZZ FOR PEACE™ have been on an incredible journey to become what is now known as “one of the significant cultural events of our time.”
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