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American Songbook Preservation Society
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||American Songbook Preservation Society|
|Address:||9051-A Soquel Drive|
Aptos, CA 95003
|Description:||The American Songbook Preservation Society is a California Charitable Corporation, exempt from taxation under section 501(C)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. As such, your donations are fully tax-deductible as allowed by law Tax ID #56-241033. Our purpose is to build an Organization to stand the test of time and continue this body of work for the next 100 years and beyond for public benefit.
We are looking for Donors who believe in this American Cultural Legacy and want their name or business associated with the American Songbook Preservation Society as we fulfill our mission.
Our Goal is $25 million, which will underwrite our Organization in perpetuity. We are asking that concerned individuals help us make this happen with their support.
"In a hundred to a hundred and fifty years from now, I believe that people will recognize the music of Gershwin and Ellington as the classical music of our time."-Tony Bennett
You can help us achieve this mission with your generous donation!
|Mission:||To preserve our cultural treasure known as the Great American Songbook by presenting this music to the public at home and abroad as Ambassadors of Song.|
|Programs:||Concerts and Education
Future Projects: include archiving and organizing historical documentation about the composers and lyricists, the personalities, and their works, as an educational resource for future generations for use in the classroom and the university. In addition, we will record and develop new material for presentation to the public as representative of this body of work. Finally, we will work on a permanent display using modern technology to bring the Great American Songbook and its inhabitants to life.
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within One Block|
|Eligibility:||Open to All|
|This record last modified February 27, 2014|