Browning Memorial Performathon

WILLIAM BROWNING MEMORIAL
MTNA FOUNDATION
FIFTH ANNUAL PERFORMATHON

Cynthia Papierniak and Cacie Willhoft, co-chairs

Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019

Time: 3:00-6:00 pm

Place: St. Christopher’s Episcopalian Church, 545 S. East Ave., Oak Park, IL 60304

Performers: Students, teachers, adults, family members. Teachers do not need to be present for their students to participate. Students younger than 14 yrs need to be accompanied by a parent or an adult proxy.

All singers and instrumentalists may participate. Music genre: solo, ensemble, classical, contemporary, jazz, blues, rags, sacred, or showtime. Any music that can be performed well and befits a fundraiser is accepted. Music does not have to be memorized.

Students performing will be sharing their talent, dedication and enthusiasm to raise funds for the MTNA Foundation in honor of William Browning, revered Chicago pianist and teacher. Funds raised by the Performathon will be directed to the MTNA Foundation’s Benefit Fund which assists teachers affected by natural disasters, including hurricanes and flooding.

Families and friends are welcome to attend. Students are encouraged to collect donations for the MTNA Foundation Fund before the day of the performance. Students collecting $25 will receive a gift. Cash prizes will be awarded to the students collecting the most money. Donations, made by cash or check made out to the MTNA Foundation Fund, are tax deductible.

Registration open: September 1, 2019  

Registration deadline: Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Teachers sign up students for one or more 10-minute slots. Time slots need not be consecutive, and a slot may be filled by one or more students. Teachers do not need to list repertoire. The program will only list the performer’s names.

Teachers register HERE

Browning Performathon 2019 Letter to Teachers and Parents

Donation sheet (required)

Questions? Contact by email papierniak2004@yahoo.com or call (708) 834-0847