WHAT IS THE ACTIVITY
To teach music and music technology in underprivileged communities in Kenya
To design cultural exchange program where American students visit Kenya to volunteer in teaching music and also learn traditional music
To donate music instrument, recording and production equipment to community centers in Kenya
Train the youth and children in western Kenya how to play the above instruments and how to record and produce their music projects.
Help initiate a community center where local youth will have access to the above music instruments and equipments.
Work with the community leaders and educators on a sustainable plan for the center
Setup a modern studio with Industry standard Music Recording and Production equipment and Software
Perform with renowned Kenyan artists and Musicians
Participate in clinics and workshops with Kenyan Musicians
Who conducts the activity:
Global Youth Groove officials
Sammy Lutomia Founder/President
Lori Lobeinstein Board Member
Sagit Zilberman Secretary
Amanda Willey Treasurer
Supporting Organizations in USA
Berklee College of Music
D’Addario & Company, Inc.
Music Go Round Natick Mass.
Permanent Presidential Music Commission
Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology
Kakamega High School
Divine Children’s Orphanage Kakamega
Friends of Kakamega Orphanage
Shangilia Orphanage Nairobi
Sarah Mitaru – UN – Habitat Messenger of truth/Operations
Francis Lutomia – Mentor/Advisor
Wycliff Shivachi – Educator, musician
Onzere Mulongo – Music educator/Advisor
Robert Alusiola – Educator , Historian and traditional musician