Blues for Haiti
March 25, 2010
Panopticon Gallery, The Hotel Commonwealth, Eastern Standard and 2120 Productions are pleased to present "Blues For Haiti" a concert to benefit Partners in Health (PIH), from 7:30 - 10:30 in the ballroom of Hotel Commonwealth, following the gallery reception for the "Sight of Sound" exhibit. Admission to "Blues for Haiti" is by paid tickets only (see below for ticketing information). At the event, Panopticon Gallery will conduct a silent auction of individual photographs donated by the photographers featured in the "Sight of Sound" exhibition. Proceeds from the auction will also benefit Partners in Health. Jay Geils and a long line-up of great blues artists will share the stage with host band: 2120 South Michigan Avenue, led by Charlie Sawyer, music director of Blues for Haiti. Artists include: Sweet Willie "D", David Maxwell, Gerry Beaudoin, Pat Herlehy, Paul Rishell and Annie Raines, Toni-Lynn Washington and Bruce Bears, The Duke Robillard Band with Sunny Crownover and Jiri Hokes.