Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. This degenerative motor neuron disease that effects more than 30,000 Americans (5,600 are diagnosed each year) is more commonly known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Research for new treatments is ongoing and the fight to eradicate it is continuous.
Featured bands will be FUMCO Combo, LACHSA Combo, Polytech Jazz Band and Thursday Morning Little Big Band, to name a few. The type of jazz performed will come from a variety of genres and styles, and will include standards, classics and original works.
The event is in honor of Hajime Miyasaka.
Fight Against ALS with Jazz
Sunday, Jan. 29th, 3:30 p.m.
Event free to the public; donation suggested
First United Methodist Church Pasadena
500 E. Colorado Blvd.
For more info, call 626.796.0157, fumcpasadenanews.blogspot.com
Or Marilynne Kennedy at firstname.lastname@example.org