MusiCares To Host Clinics And Workshops During Spring And Summer

April 11, 2011 -- 1:46 pm PDT

In the coming spring and summer months, MusiCares will offer a range of clinics and workshops in cities across the country. See below for complete details.

April 21 — Dental Clinic In Boston
On April 21 MusiCares will provide a free dental clinic in partnership with Smile Programs… The Mobile Dentists of Massachusetts for Boston-area musicians. The clinic will be held at the offices of the Boston Musicians' Association in Belmont, Mass., and will provide pre-registered attendees with dental exams, teeth cleaning and X-rays at no charge. For more information and to register, contact MusiCares at 877.303.6962 or email rsvp_mcny@grammy.com.

May 9 — Dental Clinic In Cleveland
On May 9 MusiCares will collaborate with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum to present its first free dental clinic for Cleveland-area musicians. The clinic will be held at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum and will provide pre-registered members of the Cleveland music community with dental exams, teeth cleaning and X-rays at no charge. Following the clinic, participants will have the chance to tour the museum and its exhibits. For more information and to register, interested musicians, vocalists and other music professionals should contact MusiCares at 877.303.6962 or email rsvp_mcny@grammy.com.

May 25 — Musicians Health And Wellness Workshop In New York
On May 25 MusiCares, in collaboration with the Actors Fund and Stamford Hospital's Center for Integrative Medicine and Wellness, will present a Musicians' Health and Wellness workshop. Held at The Recording Academy New York Chapter office, the workshop will feature Stamford Hospital's Dr. Marc Brodsky and Renata Marinaro of the Actors Fund's Health Insurance Resource Center, and will provide information and techniques designed to keep musicians in peak health, and provide attendees with information on current affordable options for health insurance and other coverage. For more information and to RSVP, call 212.245.7840 or toll-free at 877.303.6962, or email rsvp_mcny@grammy.com.

June 6 — Dental Clinic In Washington, D.C.
On June 6 MusiCares will partner with Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C., to provide a free dental clinic. Eligible clients will receive dental exams, teeth cleaning and X-rays at no charge. To pre-register, call 877.303.6962 or email MusiCares at rsvp_mcny@grammy.com.

June 23 — Dental Clinic In New York
Due to high demand, a second free dental clinic will be held in New York on June 23 with support from the American Federation of Musicians, Local 802. The clinic will be held in the union's first-floor club room where Smiles Programs… The Mobile Dentists of New York will provide a comprehensive dental exam, teeth cleaning and X-rays to pre-registered New York-area musicians, singers and other music professionals at no charge. Attendees do not have to be union members or members of The Recording Academy, but must call MusiCares at 212.245.7840 or toll-free at 877.303.6962 to pre-register and verify eligibility.

July 28 — Dental Clinic In Ann Arbor
On July 28 MusiCares, in conjunction with the Detroit Federation of Musicians and AFM locals unions in Ann Arbor, Mich., Flint, Mich., Pontiac, Mich., and Toledo, Ohio, will sponsor a free dental clinic for southwest Michigan and northwestern Ohio music professionals. The event will be held at the historic Michigan Theater (603 East Liberty Street, Ann Arbor, Mich.). All eligible music professionals will receive a complete dental exam, bitewing X-rays and a dental cleaning free of charge. All appointments must be scheduled in advance. Contact MusiCares at 877.303.6962 or email rsvp_mcny@grammy.com for more information and to apply.