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It is with great sadness that we announce our visionary and founder, Michael Jon Spencer, passed away on November 30, 2015.


He will always be remembered as a true pioneer in the world of Arts Access. As a champion for the underserved, Michael spent over fifty years dedicated to making the arts accessible for all New Yorkers, especially individuals who were shut in or shut out of the cultural mainstream.

A memorial service will be held for Michael on Saturday, April 16 


Weill Music Room at Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue (near 56th Street) 



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