The Songbook Project is dedicated to promoting live performance, with a special emphasis on new and classic popular songs. The organization brings professional singers into schools and community centers to perform these standards, followed by question and answer sessions.
Tickets for the October 11 benefit can be purchased by calling 212-279-4200. The prices are $25 (balcony), $45 (orchestra), and $75 (prime orchestra seating). All but $25 of the admission price is tax deductible.