Thank You, Songbirds

Friday, September 6, 2019

If there are any of you who are unfamiliar with Songbirds Guitar Museum, I would like to take a moment to sing the praises of this fine organization. Never in my dreams did I think Chattanooga would be home to such an outstanding museum/venue/foundation as Songbirds.

For those of us who are guitar freaks, this place houses some of the most fabulous and historic guitars on this planet.

For others who enjoy top notch musical talent, Songbirds North and South bring in world class performers on a regular basis, who can be seen at surprisingly reasonable prices.

If that were not enough, the Songbirds Foundation works to provide, through its Guitars for Kids Program, music instruction and music therapy to school aged children. This program also allows children to see free shows as well as perform in groups and record their music.

The people who oversee operations at Songbirds are very knowledgeable, courteous and helpful. I have had nothing but good experiences.

If this sounds like an advertisement, I apologize. I am proud to say I am a member of the museum and I donate to the foundation through my Amazon purchases. I encourage everyone to support this organization any way you can.  Our entire community benefits from the endeavors of this dedicated group of folks. The value of their work and of music in general cannot be overstated. 

Thank you, Songbirds for making my life a bit more pleasurable.

Greg Smith


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