Visit us on Facebook


Visit us on YouTube

 

Join our mailing list for occasional updates and events.
Or,
click here to receive our postal mail newsletter.


Each time you Search the Web using Good Search,  you help us raise money for our community outreach

Use  GoodSearch when you search and
go to GoodShop.com when you shop to help LUNCH
when you make any  regular online purchase

===============
 

 

 

 

   
Back to LUNCH HOME

WHAT's NEW

The News that Happens Between the Newsletters

==================================
2009  Activities

Current Practice Schedule

 

Below:  An overview of LUNCH Activities for 2009

For all  upcoming current events see the calendar  here

 

FALL/WINTER  2009

GREAT PERFORMANCE FROM ALL! A perfect way to end the year and begin the Holiday season!


The complete photo album here.

The 2009 Who's Who Photo Album is now posted


 


Nov 6 University of Hartford
"A Tribute to Harry Chapin"
(photos here)

 


Dec 5- The Holiday Show

NEW ! -- LUNCH FALL NEWSLETTER POSTED HERE

Sept 12- Bill and Kay will be celebrity judges for the "CT Rising Star" contest at the Hebron Fair
Sept 3 Bill was invited to be a judge for the Indie International Songwriting competition
Nov 6:  The Ensemble returns to University of Hartford to present "A Tribute to Harry Chapin"
Nov 19-21:  Bill and Kay present and perform ant the 7th annual IMC Conference
 

New Video:
 "The Violin Maker, from the CD  "Cityscape", about the need for human connection.  Please share it with others

The 2010 VOICES FOR HOPE ENTRY FORMS ARE HERE
Win a $500 Scholarship and performing/recording opportunities
 

This summer, our 2009 Voices For Hope Winner, Caroline Zocco,  recorded "All of Us God's Children", the song Bill wrote for the Special Olympics World Games. The recording wil be available soon online and on the full VFH CD to be released later this year.   See the video on our YouTube Channel
 


 

Bill's song S.A.S.S, written for and recorded by Voices For Hope winners Samantha And Stefanie Schaufler
was selected to by Europe's largest distributor to be played in 20,000 stores across Europe.

See the video on our YouTube Channel

Description, Lyrics
 

 

SUMMER 2009

June 14:  Bill and Kay will be at JB Williams Park with some of the Ensemble
 for the CSA Summer Picnic.

August 15 5pm:  Bill and Kay at Quaker Hill Baptist Church Service
August 21-23:  Bill and Kay in Nashville,  presenting and performing
August 24:  Voices For Hope Winner Caroline Zocco comes to the studio to  record "All of Us God;'s Children"
 


Check out our Videos on YouTube
Subscribe to our channel (CTSongwritingAcademy)

 

SUMMER CAMP 2009 
  45 campers, counselors, and LUNCH Ensemble participants had a great week for our 14th Summer Music Camp at Camp Wightman.

(complete photo album)

 

 

 

MAY 2009

MAY 12 -- EXCITING NEWS

Bill's long-awaited book on Songwriting -- "Songcrafters' Coloring Book: The Essential Guide to Effective and Successful Songwriting" is now available!   Thirty years in the making -- definitely worth the wait!  Check it out!


(view Table of Contents)

 

CONCERT TO BENEFIT A HURRICANE KATRINA RELIEF MISSION to New Orleans,
 to help rebuild the 9th Ward.    May 16, 7:00pm,  Union Baptist Church, Mystic CT. 


click to enlarge


APRIL 2009

Voices For Hope

IT WAS A GREAT EVENT !

The finalists rehearse before the Chapin Tribute concert with LUNCH

The 2009 VFH Scholarship Winner, Caroline Zocco

FINALISTS PHOTOS HERE -- CONCERT PHOTOS HERE

 

April 22 - Bill Pere was honored by Wakefern Foods and General Mills as one of 10 Hunger Fighting Heroes, as part of the ShopRite Partners in Caring program.  Bill is featured on a special edition Cheerios Box.  LUNCH was presented with a $500 donation.

 

 

 

MARCH 2009

MARCH 27-28:  Bill and Kay are at the national Singer-Songwriter Conference in Cape May, NJ, to present workshops and perform  Bill's presentation on "How to Do Successful Benefit Events" is always a popular topic among musicians.

 

NEWS TO START THE YEAR

Bill  Pere was named as one the Top 50 Innovators, Groundbreakers, Iconoclasts, and Guiding Lights of the Music Industry by Music Connection Magazine, one of the oldest and most respected music business publications.  ( article here )

Bill was named by General Mills and Wakefern Foods as one of their  Top 10 Hunger Fighting Hereos.  He will appear on a Special Edition Cheerios Box, available in all Shop-Rite stores.

Bill appears on the cover of the new 10th Edition Indie Bible,  the #1 reference book for independent artists in the music business.  He also has a feature article published in the book.

 

 

 

WANT TO RECORD ON A PROFESSIONAL CD THAT WILL BE DISTRIBUTED WORLDWIDE ?
......................
......................

LUNCH is seeking female vocalists, ages 13 and up, to do lead and backup parts on our next CD.  If you would like to be part of this  project, contact us right away (click here to e-mail us).  This will be a great addition to the collection of CD's that we have released so far...

 

LOOKING FORWARD  to the next Holiday Show  in 2009   "Christmas on Gilligan's Island"

                       


 

 

 

 

For general questions, click here

For What we Do and How to be Involved, click here

To see what others say about LUNCH, click here

For a list of agencies we have helped, click here

To learn more about the Founder of LUNCH, click here

  Programs for developing young talent

Articles About LUNCH

For a list of LUNCH program sponsors, click here

For a timeline of LUNCH events, click here

back home

 

Web Development donated by Mystic Net Marketing