Courtesy of GoldenVoiceJackson Browne is among the music artists who will salute Linda Ronstadt at a special tribute concert scheduled for December 11 at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles. reports that the event, dubbed “A Tribute to the Music of Linda Ronstadt,” will benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, and also will feature performances from such longtime Ronstadt friends and collaborators as J.D. Souther, Maria Muldaur and David Lindley.

In addition, a number of younger artists who have been influenced by Ronstadt also will take part in the show, including Grace Potter, Dawes and Sara and Sean Watkins of the country/bluegrass group Nickel Creek. More musicians will be added to the lineup of the concert, which also will feature some surprise guests.

Tickets for the concert go on sale to the public on Friday, October 14, at 10 a.m. PT, while a pre-sale for American Express Card members begins tomorrow, October 12.

Ronstadt had a string of hit singles and albums during the 1970s and ’80s, while exploring a variety of genres, including country, pop, rock, big band and traditional Mexican music. Sadly, she was forced to retire from singing several years ago after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. The Michael J. Fox Foundation works to raise awareness about Parkinson’s, while also funding research into finding a cure for the disease.

“Linda’s widespread influence has touched artists and fans across the globe, and simply put she is in a class by herself,” the concert’s Executive Director, Jonathan Shank, tells Billboard. “It’s an absolute honor to be involved and help bring together such an amazing group of folks to celebrate Linda and her incredible, enduring legacy.”

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