CONCERTSAs part of Starbucks’ ongoing commitment to supporting the local youth arts community, the 22nd Annual Hot Java Cool Jazz benefit concert features award-winning jazz bands from five local high schools with 100% of proceeds from ticket sales going to support each school’s music program. Seattle area high school jazz musicians take the stage in a showcase of the city’s finest young talent performing with their big bands. The bands performing in the 2017 concert will be from Bellevue, Edmonds-Woodway, Garfield, Mountlake Terrace and Roosevelt high schools. (Since 1995, Starbucks has raised more than $510,000 for local school music programs.)
The musical event happens March 17, 2017 at the Paramount Theatre located at 911 Pine St. 98101. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. with the show beginning at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $22 (not including fees) and can be purchase online or by phone by calling, (800) 745-3000. For more information, visit the STG Presents website.