April 7th, 2008

Vivek Tiwary

Musicians On Call

Jonathan Leeder, as some of you may already know, is "my man," my main contact at the movie ~ producer/screenwriter Vivek Tiwary's right-hand man; his "Mr Fixit" if you will.

Jonathan also works as a music journalist, and writes a weekly column for The Grand Street News, among other publications.

Below is an article of his from last month detailing his impressions of the talented group "Musicians On Call" ~ a charitable organization which, coincidentally, was co-founded (with Michael Solomon) by none other than our own above-mentioned Vivek himself! :)

So! Let me know what YOU think.



Single Room Concerts
A volunteer program brings musicians in contact with the men and women who need them

by Jonathan Leeder

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For more information on Musicians On Call or The Rivington House,
please visit the websites Musicians On Call.org and Volunteer NYC.org

Here's another Musicians On Call writeup, this time on the Sloan-Kettering website:

~*~*~ Musicians On Call ~*~*~

Remember? Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
is where Neil Aspinall died two weeks ago.
......Augghhh, has it really been a whole two weeks already? :'(

M.O.C. Trivia:
Among those who have visited patients are E Street Band member Nils Lofgren, cancer survivor Levon Helm, Steely Dan's Donald Fagen (Hellooo ladyeffingbroke!!!), jazz star Dave Koz and comedian Don Rickles.