Jazz Society plans benefit concert

Friends and colleagues of the last bassist Edred Mitchell will perform at a benefit concert June 23 at The Loft. It is sponsored by the Columbus Jazz Society.

Among those performing will be Jan Hyatt, Michael Hoskin, Taylor Pierce, Kevin Vannoy, Madeline Davis, Elwood Madeo, Sam Williams and more.

Donations will go to Edred's wife Montheletha Mitchell and sons Brandon and MarQuen.

The Mitchell Celebration Jam II will be 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.