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The Benjamin and Carol Auger Contemporary Piano Ensemble Joins the National Parkinson Foundation to Raise Awareness of Parkinson’s Disease. A charity concert features the ensemble works of contemporary composers, including Pierre Jalbert and Stacey Garrop, and solo works of classical composers. 100% of the donations collected will proceed to the National Parkinson Foundation.
The Benjamin and Carol Auger Contemporary Piano Ensemble is a contemporary music trio in the Advanced Study Program at the Settlement Music School. The musicians are violinist Mitchell Dominguez, pianist Janet Wu, and cellist Nicholas Jin, and they are coached by Linda Reichert. Here is one recording of the musicians in performance: http://youtu.be/mJju-xLxRY8
About the National Parkinson Foundation
Founded in 1957, the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) is the only organization with a sin-gular focus of improving the quality of Parkinson’s care through research, education and outreach. NPF has funded more than $172 million in research and support services to improve the lives of people with Parkinson’s disease.
**Donations via cash, check, or credit are accepted. To donate by cash or credit, fill out a form that will be available at the event. Official tax receipts will be sent out by the National Parkin-son Foundation after they receive the donations.**