Fleck, Washburn go live
Friday, December 19, 2014
– Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn will go live from their living room in Nashville in support of one of their favorite charities, Stand for Children, on Tuesday, Dec. 23 at 7:30 p.m. eastern.
The hour-plus show will stream at concertwindow.com, where the couple will be interacting with the audience through live questions. All proceeds from the pay-what-you-want admission to benefit Stand for Children.
Stand for Children is a national organization that works across the country - from the classroom to the Capitol - to mobilize all Americans to make sure children are given the resources and opportunities to have a productive and satisfying future.
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