Amanda Lee Peers to Perform at Rochester Education Foundation Event

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November 14, 2014                                            Elizabeth Hanan, Rochester City School District
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 AMANDA LEE PEERS TO PERFORM AT ROCHESTER EDUCATION FOUNDATION EVENT

Evening of Music to Benefit Summer Music Lessons for RCSD Students

 WHO:
Amanda Lee Peers
Rochester City School District teachers

WHAT:
“An Evening of Musical Performances” by the Summer Music Scholarship Committee and Friends

WHEN:
Saturday, November 15, 2014 – 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

WHERE:
Boulder Coffee Company
100 Alexander Street
Rochester, NY 14620

DETAILS:
On Saturday music teachers from the Rochester City School District will showcase their musical talents at Boulder Coffee Company. The event will also feature a special performance by Rochester native Amanda Lee Peers from The Voice.

There will be no cover charge; however, donations will go to the Spring for Music Opportunities Fund of the Rochester Education Foundation to support summer music lessons for Rochester City School District students.

Through the fund, students will receive summer music instruction through the Eastman Community Music School or Hochstein School of Music and Dance. Last summer, 16 students from the District were awarded scholarships to attend summer camp or take instrumental lessons.

 Rochester Education Foundation is a not-for-profit organization which provides resources and programs with the support of the community to encourage Rochester city student success (rochestereducation.org, 585.271.5790).  All contributions are  tax-deductible and accepted in any amount.