Songs for Syria is a fundraiser concert for UNICEF to benefit women and children affected by the ongoing conflicts in Syria.
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 8pm
5 Patterson Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
Come join award-winning classical musicians from the greater tri-state area on Friday, November 15, 2013 for an evening to remember as they perform in support of UNICEF’s Syrian relief efforts. This spectacular concert will be hosted at Christ Church, 5 Patterson Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ at 8pm. All of the artists are donating their time and talents, and 100% of the proceeds will go to UNICEF. A suggested donation of $20 can be made at the door and donations are 100% tax deductible. Seating is limited so please plan on arriving early.
The concert will feature works by J.S. Bach, Dvořák, Fauré, Gounod, Ives, Lutkin, Mussorgsky, Musto, Richard Strauss, and two never before heard compositions by New Jersey composer John Sheridan.
Performers include: Mark Bassett, Benjamin T. Berman, Sharon Byrne, Jenne Carey, Shannon Elizabeth Hunt, Danielle Ingram, Louise McClure, Ted McClure, John Sheridan, Timothy Smith, Amy Jean Suznovich, Mark Trautman, Giulia Utz and Vox Fideles.
If you can not attend and would like to make a donation please click here.
The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund is a United Nations Program that provides long-term humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries. UNICEF is a remarkable organization and has saved more children than any humanitarian organization in the world. For more information about UNICEF please click here.
UNICEF's relief efforts in Syria
As the crisis in the Syrian Arab Republic is well into its third year, and the daily headlines focus on military clashes and political efforts to resolve the crisis, the world must not forget the human realities at stake. The risk of losing a generation grows with every day that the situation deteriorates, while the progress made for Syrian children in previous years is undone. UNICEF and its partners are committed to keeping Syrian children from becoming a ‘lost generation’. Critical efforts are being made to minimize the impact of the crisis on children – including in the life-saving areas of health, nutrition, immunization, water and sanitation, as well as in the future of children, through education and child protection. For more information about UNICEF's relief efforts please click here.
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