Guitars Over Guns is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that offers students from disadvantaged backgrounds a powerful combination of music education and mentorship with professional musicians to help them overcome hardship, find their voice and reach their potential as tomorrow’s leaders.

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Miami
By Guitars Over Guns / September 18, 2018

“It’s just a matter of time”

I'm expecting great things from Brownsville. There's talent there, and we must help these students blossom as much possible.

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Chicago
By Guitars Over Guns / September 15, 2018

Friends, French Fries and Philanthropy

It is easy to talk about something you love and effortless to promote a business that is looking out for the youth in your city. Nothing is more rewarding.

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Miami
By Guitars Over Guns / September 6, 2018

SMDCAC Summer Camp Success!

One day, a student came up to Birdman and said she created her own syncopated strumming pattern. Her reasoning? “The original one was too boring.”

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With the support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.


Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.