MusiCares and ACS Custom USA are partnering to provide artists, musicians, production crew members, and industry professionals attending the FOLD festival on Oct. 8 with the opportunity to receive free custom earplugs. Impressions and ear plugs are available for music professionals with at least five years music industry experience. Appointments will begin at noon; limited quantities are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
FOLD Festival: Free Custom Earplug Fittings
MusiCares will offer free dental screenings, teeth cleaning and X-rays to eligible music professionals on Oct. 10 from 9 a.m.–4 .pm. Services will be provided in a mobile dental unit. Request an appointment via https://atldentalclinic.eventbrite.com.
Calling all musicians! Is your posture causing back, neck or shoulder tension when you play your instrument? Do you want to improve and sustain better posture? Join us for a free unique and beneficial workshop on the Alexander Technique. This class will teach simple and practical tools; participants will learn how to sit at the computer and sit or stand at your instrument with more ease. This workshop will be presented by Mark Josefsberg, certified teacher of the Alexander Technique since 2003 and professional musician. Seating is limited. To RSVP, call MusiCares at 212.245.7840.
MusiCares, in collaboration with Washington Square Park Dental, will host a free dental clinic for music professionals in the San Francisco Bay Area. Eligible patients who pre-register will receive a dental cleaning, periodontal evaluation and X-rays at no cost. To qualify, participants must document at least five years professional music career history. All appointments must be scheduled in advance. Register online via Eventbrite or call 1.800.687.4227.