PRESENTED BY WHITELEAF EVENTS

ABOUT THE CONCERT CLUB

Seeing your favorite artist perform in a clean, comfortable, safe concert environment is the new model for serious music lovers. WhiteLeaf Private Concert Club (WPCC) has taken this model and has created the perfect private music club for you right here in Sarasota!

Benefits of Membership

Three concerts per season

A full evening of live music and comedy in an intimate venue

Performances by recognized, world-class musicians and comedians

Wonderfully catered cocktail party prior to the concert

Professional, clean, and comfortable concert environment

Audience made up of friends, family, business associates, and neighbors

Meet and greet with the performer (on limited basis)

Membership input on musical acts you want to see

Short drive home after the concert, no tolls or bridges



We believe that giving back to our community is more important than ever. WhiteLeaf Private Concert Club will donate portions of the nights proceeds to a local Sarasota based charity.

We hope that you are as excited about this private club as we are, and we look forward to seeing you in early 2022 for our first concert of our first season!

Artists featured below would be representative ideas of concert programming

JOAN OSBORNE

She is best known for her recording of the Eric Bazilian-penned song “One of Us” from her debut album, Relish (1995). Both the single and the album became worldwide hits and garnered a combined seven Grammy Award nominations.

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LOS LOBOS

The band gained international stardom in 1987, when their version of Ritchie Valens’ “La Bamba” topped the charts in the U.S., the UK, and several other countries. In 2015, they were nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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DON FELDER

A self-taught musician, he was heavily influenced by rock and roll. Lead guitarist of the Eagles from 1974 until 2001. Felder was inducted into the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum in 2016.

donfelder.com

BLUES TRAVELER

The band’s music spans a variety of genres, including blues rock, psychedelic rock, folk rock, soul, and Southern rock. They are known for extensive use of segues in live performances, and were considered a key part of the re-emerging jam band scene of the 1990s.

bluestraveler.com

JJ GREY & MOFRO

Grey began touring as Mofro in the late ’90s, with backbeats that crossed Steve Cropper with George Clinton and a lyrical directness that made his debut LP Blackwater (2001). He expanding his tours beyond America and the U.K., playing ever-larger clubs and eventually massive festivals.

jjgrey.com

LeAnn Rimes

Rimes rose to stardom at age 13 following the release of her version of the Bill Mack song “Blue”, becoming the youngest country music star since Tanya Tucker in 1972. Rimes has won many awards, including two Grammys, three ACMs, a CMA, 12 Billboard Music Awards, and one American Music award.

leannrimes.com

CHEAP TRICK

Cheap Trick released their self-titled debut album in 1977. Cheap Trick were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2016.

cheaptrick.com

JOAN JETT

Jett is best known for her work as the frontwoman of her band Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, and for earlier founding and performing with the Runaways. She has been described as the Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll. In 2015, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

joanjett.com

MICHAEL McDONALD

American musician, singer-songwriter, keyboardist, and record producer known for his distinctive, soulful voice and as a member of the bands the Doobie Brothers (1975–1982, 1987, 2019–present) and Steely Dan (1974). McDonald is the recipient of five Grammy Awards, and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Doobie Brothers in 2020.

michaelmcdonald.com

TEDESCHI TRUCKS

Formed in 2010, the band is led by married couple Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks. Their debut album, Revelator (2011), won the 2012 Grammy Award for Best Blues Album. The band has released four studio and three live albums.

tedeschitrucksband.com

REO SPEEDWAGON

Formed in 1967, the band cultivated a following during the 1970s and achieved significant commercial success throughout the 1980s. The group’s best-selling album, Hi Infidelity (1980), contained four US Top 40 hits and sold more than 10 million copies. Over the course of their career, the band has sold more than 40 million records and has charted 13 Top 40 hits, including the number ones “Keep On Loving You” and “Can’t Fight This Feeling”.

reospeedwagon.com

FOREIGNER

In 1977 Foreigner released its self-titled debut album, the first of four straight albums to be certified at least 5x platinum in the US. Foreigner is one of the world’s best-selling bands of all time with worldwide sales of more than 80 million records, including 37.5 million in the US.

foreigneronline.com

SHERYL CROW

She has released ten studio albums, four compilations, and two live albums, and has contributed to several film soundtracks. Crow has sold more than 50 million albums worldwide and won nine Grammy Awards (out of 32 nominations) from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.

sherylcrow.com

JACKSON BROWNE

Emerging as a precocious teenage songwriter in mid-1960s Los Angeles, he had his first successes writing songs for others, writing “These Days” as a 16-year-old; the song became a minor hit for the German singer and Andy Warhol protégé Nico in 1967. His second album, For Everyman, was released in 1973, and while it lacked an enduring single, has been retrospectively assessed as some of his best work, appearing highly on several “Best Album of All Time” lists.

jacksonbrowne.com

THE GOO GOO DOLLS

The Goo Goo Dolls are renowned for their biggest hit single, “Iris”, released in 1998. The song spent nearly 12 straight months on the Billboard charts, and held the number one position on the Hot 100 Airplay chart for 18 weeks. In October 2012, “Iris” was ranked #1 on Billboard’s “Top 100 Pop Songs 1992–2012” chart.

googoodolls.com

COUNTING CROWS

Counting Crows gained popularity following the release of its debut album, August and Everything After (1993). Featuring the breakthrough hit single “Mr. Jones” (1993), the album sold more than seven million copies in the United States. The band has sold more than 20 million albums and is known for its dynamic live performances.

countingcrows.com

TRAIN

The band achieved mainstream success with their debut album Train. The album was released in 1998 with the hit “Meet Virginia”. Train has sold over 10 million albums and 30 million tracks worldwide.

savemesanfrancisco.com

DARIUS RUCKER

He first gained fame as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of rock band Hootie & the Blowfish, which he founded in 1986. In early 2008, Rucker signed to Capitol Records Nashville as the beginning of a career in country music. His first solo single, “Don’t Think I Don’t Think About It” (which he co-wrote with Clay Mills) debuted at No. 51 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts for the week of May 3, 2008.

dariusrucker.com

Entertainment Venues

SARASOTA MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM

An icon in the heart of downtown Sarasota’s cultural district, the Sarasota Municipal Auditorium stands out as a premier event space for formal and corporate events. From elegant galas to business meetings, seminars, trade shows, and private parties the auditorium offers 10,000 square feet of unobstructed floor space and excellent acoustics.

801 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
www.srqauditorium.com

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SARASOTA OPERA HOUSE

The Sarasota Opera House plays host to everything from opera, symphony and classical ballet to film festivals, popular music concerts, comedy shows and clowns. In addition to the theater, the Opera Complex includes a Pavilion with a spacious, multi-purpose banquet/performance facility; the Lee and Bob Peterson Great Room, which can seat up to 339 people. Private meeting space, as well as private rehearsal rooms are part of the pavilion. The William E. Schmidt Opera Theatre seats 1,119 (seat map). The building was the vision of A.B. Edwards, the first mayor of Sarasota.

61 N Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236
www.sarasotaopera.org

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SARASOTA EVENT CENTER

The Sarasota Event Center is perfect for weddings, corporate events, private parties, concerts, meetings and trade shows. State-of-the-art lighting, AV, a stage venue and a dance floor are readily available. Smaller meeting rooms are also offered. The Sarasota Event Center is a program benefiting the Sarasota Shriners.

600 N Beneva Rd, Sarasota, FL 34232
www.sarasotaeventcenter.com

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Membership

$4750 per couple for Inaugural Season

A limited number of guest passes will be made available with each membership

Club will be capped at 250 memberships in first season

Corporate and single memberships will be available on a limited basis, please inquire for more information

MEMBERSHIP INQUIRY


WHAT IS WHITELEAF EVENTS?

WhiteLeaf Events is a boutique event company specializing in the design, production and management of private and corporate events nationwide. From business conferences and product launches, to galas and exclusive private gatherings, WhiteLeaf brings unique Vision, Creativity, Experience and Star Power to every event.

Please visit: WhiteLeaf Events to learn more about WhiteLeaf Events and it’s founder Barry Weisblatt.