February-14th-2009, 07:16 PM
Alzheimers Benefit with NYV, Paquito, Jane Monheit and others
For one night only, vocalists Jane Monheit and Louise Rogers, Grammy Award winning jazz legend Paquito D'Rivera, as well as the Grammy Award winning vocal ensemble New York Voices, will perform on the same stage in a special concert to benefit the Alzheimer's Association, New York City Chapter. The concert, hosted by Bill Ritter of WABC-TV, will take place on
Wednesday, April 22, 2009 at 7:30 p.m., at Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center.
Rogers and Peter Eldridge (of New York Voices) joined forces on this annual concert after Eldridge's mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2005. Rogers was in the 6th grade when her mother was diagnosed with the disease. She lived for another 17 years with Alzheimer’s.
Early Bird Special!!!!! Buy now!!! Great Deal before March 1!
Tickets purchased before March 1st are discounted as part of an Early Bird Promotion at $35 for balcony seating, $75 for orchestra and front row balcony seating and $100 for prime orchestra seating.
Tickets purchased at the $125 level ($100 before March 1st) will include a “Meet the Artists” Reception following the performance.
After March 1:
Single Tickets are $50 for balcony seating, $100 for orchestra and front row balcony seating, and $125 for prime orchestra seating.
Student Tickets are $35.
How to get them:
For tickets and information, visit www.alznyc.org or call the Box Office at 212-501-3330. Tickets may also be purchased at the
Merkin Hall Box Office at 129 W. 67th St between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenues, which is open Sunday - Thursday, 12-7
p.m.; Friday, 12-4 p.m.