Kids and teachers from selected schools and music programs were invited on stage to receive electric guitars to the roar of an already energized crowd.
The exciting event highlighted the importance of music education and all the benefits it provides, while offering a good time to a number of very surprised music students.
It was amazing and we had a mind blowing experience. Everyone was so nice and welcoming," he says. "The concert was really educational for the aspiring musician and a fun experience."
Compass High School
freshmen Lila was grateful for the guitar as many in her family wished she would pick up the instrument.
"I am thankful for this once-in-a-life-time opportunity," she says. "I've always had a passion for music and wanted to learn how to play the guitar."
Working with Experience Hendrix, LLC and Mitchell Guitars, the Guitar Giveaway was a complete success as the Foundation provided 15 guitars to young students of varying musical ability with all grateful for the generous gift and the wonderful experience.