MusiCares will partner with Jacquelyn Youde to provide a free workshop on hearing loss, hearing loss prevention and hearing conservation. The workshop will take place from 12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m., and free hearing screenings will be provided immediately following the presentation to pre-screened and scheduled applicants. Those wishing to take advantage of the free hearing screening must be able to provide documentation of their work in the music industry for at least five years. If professional music industry experience is less than five years, eligibility can also be determined through credited contribution to at least six commercially released recordings or videos (singles). Screenings are limited and will be given on a first-come, first-served basis in the order in which RSVPs are received. To RSPV, call MusiCares at 877.626.2748.
Musicians' Hearing Workshop & Screenings
MusiCares and Walk-in Dental Clinics, Inc. are partnering to provide a dental clinic offering dental screenings, teeth cleaning, and X-rays to uninsured music professionals in need. Treatments will be provided free of charge to pre-screened, pre-approved applicants on a first-come, first-served basis. Those wishing to take advantage of this service must be able to provide documentation of their work in the music industry for at least five years. If professional music industry experience is less than five years, eligibility can also be determined through credited contribution to at least 6 commercially released recordings or videos (singles). Space is limited and appointments for dental care are required. To schedule an appointment, call MusiCares at 615.327.0050.
Pacific Northwest drummers will perform in tribute to the late Led Zeppelin drummer John Henry Bonham. Tickets are $20 and are available for purchase by calling 206.838.4333 or at www.thetripledoor.net. Net proceeds to benefit MusiCares.
Performers will include Simona Bressi, Michael Cotta, Chase Culp, Michael Derosier, Ronn Dunnett, Eric Eagle, Chris Friel, Dave Krusen, Jagger Krusen, Barrett Martin, Davis Martin, Scott Mercado, Michael Musburger, Bill Rieflin, Ben Smith, Burke Thomas, and more.
MusiCares, in collaboration with Access Health Dental, will host a free dental clinic for music professionals in the Las Vegas area. Eligible patients will receive a complete dental exam, bitewing X-rays and a dental cleaning free of charge. To qualify participants must document at least five years professional music career history. All appointments must be scheduled in advance. Reserve your spot online. For more information, call 800.687.4227. To contact Access Health Dental, call 702.456.9832.
MusiCares, in collaboration with the Starkey Hearing Foundation, will host a free hearing clinic for music professionals on June 12 in New York. Eligible individuals will receive an individualized hearing test to diagnose potential problems and practical tips for hearing protection. Please call MusiCares at 877.303.6962 for more information and registration information. All appointments must be scheduled in advance. To qualify, participants must document at least five years professional music career history.