MEDIA ALERT: Music Monday - National Showcase Concert takes place TODAY at the National Arts Centre (NAC)

13th Annual Music Monday, Canada's largest single event dedicated to raising awareness for music education

OTTAWA, May 1, 2017 /CNW/ - A free public concert to take place in Ottawa at the National Arts Centre (NAC) as part of the 13th Annual Music Monday, Canada's largest single event dedicated to raising awareness for music education. 

What:               

Formal remarks


Performances




Premiere of "Strong As A Nation", the first in a series of videos by Cole Forrest created for a Youth4Music Aboriginal project live from Ottawa.




12:30 p.m. EST – a special performance of the 2017 Music Monday anthem, Sing It Together will lead nationwide sing-along via web-cast




Followed by interview opportunities



When:

Monday, May 1, 2017




CALL TIME: 11:30 am


EVENT: 12:00 – 1:00 pm



Where:

National Arts Centre


1 Elgin Street, at Confederation Square Ottawa Ontario



Who:

Jim Watson, Mayor of Ottawa


Holly Nimmons, Executive Director, Coalition for Music Education


Seamus O'Regan, MP, Host


Measha Brueggergosman, Host and opera superstar


Marc Jordan, Award Winning Songwriter /co-writer of Music Monday Anthem


Cole Forrest, Aboriginal film-maker and spoken word poet




Press kit: http://smarturl.it/MusicMonday2017EPK

 

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SOURCE Coalition for Music Education in Canada

For further information: Media Contact: Victoria Lord - 647-519-8577 /victoria@vlpr.com

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