GRAMMY Foundation Announces GRAMMY Week Activities

January 18, 2011 -- 1:23 pm PST

The GRAMMY Foundation has announced an extraordinary array of GRAMMY Week activities. For more information on any of the events listed below, contact grammyfoundation@grammy.com.

Wednesday, Feb. 9

GRAMMY Career Day With Support From Best Buy
Start Time: 8 a.m.
Location: University of Southern California, Los Angeles
By invitation only

GRAMMY In The Schools Live!
With guest artists to be announced, and performances by musicians and singers from the GRAMMY Jazz Ensembles and other GRAMMY in the Schools programs
Dinner: 7 p.m.
Performance: 8 p.m.
Location: USC Grand Ballroom, 3607 Trousdale Pkwy., Los Angeles
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Thursday, Feb. 10

13th Annual Music Preservation Project — "Word Revolution: A Celebration of the Evolution of Hip-Hop
With artists to be announced
Start Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Wilshire Ebell Theatre, 4401 West 8th St., Los Angeles

GRAMMY Jazz Ensembles Public Performance
With guest artist to be announced
Dinner: 7 p.m.
Performance: 8 p.m.
Location: Spaghettini's Italian Grill & Lounge, 3005 Old Ranch Parkway, Seal Beach, Calif.
To RSVP, call 562.596.2199 or 714.960.6002
For more information on the Ensembles, click here

Friday, Feb. 11

13th Annual Entertainment Law Initiative Luncheon & Scholarship Presentation
GRAMMY-winning artist/producer will.i.am will give a keynote address and John T. Frankenheimer, partner and co-chairman of Loeb & Loeb LLP, and chair of the firm's music industry practice group, will be the recipient of the 2011 ELI Service Award
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Beverly Hills Hotel, 9641 Sunset Boulevard, Beverly Hills, Calif.
For ticket information, call Loren Fishbein at 310.392.3777 or e-mail loren.fishbein@grammy.com