VISTA, Calif., April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Definitive Technology®, a Vista-based market leader and manufacturer of high-end loudspeaker solutions, today announced it will host an exclusive fundraiser on June 12 at the Copley Symphony Hall in downtown San Diego. The private charity event will include a cocktail reception, silent auction and raffle of audio products. In addition, attendees will be treated to special performances by GRAMMY® and Academy Award®-winning recording artist, critically-acclaimed concert performer, philanthropist/social activist and Definitive Technology spokesperson John Legend and Tristan Prettyman, a singer-songwriter and San Diego native. Net proceeds from the evening will benefit Forte for Children, a charitable foundation that strives to improve the quality of life for disadvantaged children through music education and therapy. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Special VIP packages are available and general admission ticket prices range from $69-195. Please visit Copley's website to learn more or purchase tickets, available now, at http://purchasing.sandiegosymphony.org/single/eventDetail.aspx?p=5300
"Definitive Technology has a relentless commitment to developing beautifully designed and great-sounding audio solutions that seek to inspire, excite and amplify our emotions," said Kevin Duffy, president of Sound United, parent company of Definitive Technology. "To celebrate superior sound as well as music's impact on our youth, we're bringing to San Diego a night filled with amazing performances from incredible talent, all with the purpose of benefitting deserving children in our community."
The intimate fundraiser will take more than two thousand people on a musical journey with John Legend at the helm, performing songs from his Love in the Future album. Opening for Legend is Tristan Prettyman, who will sing a medley of hits from her five studio releases. Additionally, Encore Youth Theatre Choir, a program of Moonlight Cultural Foundation and beneficiary of Forte for Children, will take the stage to sing popular songs from throughout the decades..
In conjunction with this event, Definitive Technology is hosting an in-store and online promotion that awards one person and one guest to win a four-day, three-night, all-expense paid trip to San Diego to enjoy everything "America's Finest City" has to offer and attend the concert. Offer available May 1 through May 24. See www.definitivetech.com for official rules.
Additionally, Definitive Technology is kicking-off a month-long social media contest on May 1 that will award two lucky fans a pair of tickets each by registering on the brand's Facebook page www.facebook.com/DefinitiveTec. The winners will be announced June 1.
For more information about Definitive Technology, please visit www.definitivetech.com. To learn more about Forte for Children and to help support the foundation's mission of ensuring children have regular access to and involvement in music education and music therapy programs, visit www.forteforchildren.org.
About Definitive Technology
Definitive Technology is where precision sound meets iconic design. Definitive Technology has been building beautifully designed, superior sounding home audio and home theater loudspeakers since 1990. Definitive Technology loudspeakers are among the most positively reviewed and honored high performance loudspeakers on the market. Definitive Technology is part of the Sound United family of consumer electronics brands. Audio/video specialty retailers throughout the United States and more than 40 countries around the world proudly sell Definitive Technology loudspeakers. For more information and the location of your nearest Definitive Technology retailer visit www.definitivetech.com, or call us at (800) 228-7148 (USA and Canada). Outside of North America, call +1 (410) 363-7148. For more information about Definitive Technology please visit http://www.definitivetech.com; for Sound United http://www.soundunited.com.
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