This Thursday, April 7, 2011 photo courtesy of Julie Skarratt shows, from left to right, Jazz at Lincoln Center Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis, musician Eric Clapton and blues legend Taj Mahal during Jazz at Lincoln Center's 2011 Annual Gala in New York. The organization raised more than $3.6 million dollars via the Gala, which will benefit the thousands of performance, education and broadcast events that the organization produces each year.   (AP Photo/Julie Skarratt)

This Thursday, April 7, 2011 photo courtesy of Julie Skarratt shows, from left to right, Jazz at Lincoln Center Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis, musician Eric Clapton and blues legend Taj Mahal during Jazz at Lincoln Center's 2011 Annual Gala in New York. The organization raised more than $3.6 million dollars via the Gala, which will benefit the thousands of performance, education and broadcast events that the organization produces each year. (AP Photo/Julie Skarratt)