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News release: Measha Brueggergosman Facebook live event in support of Heart & Stroke

An up-close and personal performance from Canadian soprano

(Toronto) — Internationally acclaimed Canadian soprano, Measha Brueggergosman, will debut music from her new album, Measha Jazz, as well as sing beloved standards for an exclusive Facebook Live event in support of Heart & Stroke.

Measha will also be talking about what it's like to live with heart disease during the pandemic, what Heart & Stroke wants people living with these conditions to know, and what it’s doing to support its communities.

Brueggergosman’s terrifying journey with heart disease began a decade ago.  She survived two close calls, and in the past year she joined Heart & Stroke to raise awareness and funds for women’s research. Heart disease and stroke are the number one cause of premature death for women in Canada.

What: Join us for a Heart & Stroke Facebook Live Event. Measha will be speaking and singing in English and French.

Where:
English:  https://www.facebook.com/heartandstroke
French:  https://www.facebook.com/coeuretavc

When: Thursday May 14, 2020, 8 pm, ET, 25-30 minutes.

Measha Jazz pays tribute to legendary vocalists and it is released free for downloading from Measha’s Facebook page and her website for the next 11 weeks, with one song available weekly.

For more information

Teresa Roncon
Senior Manager, Communications
Heart & Stroke
416-937-5307
teresa.roncon@heartandstroke.ca

About Heart & Stroke

Life. We don’t want you to miss it. That’s why Heart & Stroke leads the fight against heart disease and stroke. We must generate the next medical breakthroughs, so people in Canada don’t miss out on precious moments. Together, we are working to prevent disease, save lives and promote recovery through research, health promotion and public policy.

 

Life. We don't want you to miss it.