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Jake Shimabukuro Launches Non-Profit For Music Education

Ukulele virtuoso will provide instruments, materials and tools

Jake Shimabukuro, Highline Ballroom, NYC, 11-15-11

Ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro plans to launch the Four Strings Foundation, a non-profit organization that, according to a press release, “will curate music education workshops nationwide, and provide ukuleles, materials and training tools to schools and educators.”

The release continues, “The Four Strings Foundation was created as a vehicle to give people opportunities to make a difference … My primary focus is to inspire kids through music to help them discover their passion in life. The message is simple-strive to be the best, live drug-free and have fun.”

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