The Open String provides quality instruments and supplies to musicians in need worldwide, from children’s music programs in underserved areas to rising orchestras and virtuosos. The Open String brings together violin making experts and professional musicians to join forces in supporting the frontline of the music education movement.

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OVER 150 INSTRUMENTS PROVIDED TO SF BAY AREA PROGRAMS

STUDENTS FROM THE  MUSIC MISSION SAN FRANCISCO  PROGRAM STARTED IN 2015 with 20 new instruments provided by the open string. photo BY ADRIAN ARAS/MCCLA

STUDENTS FROM THE MUSIC MISSION SAN FRANCISCO PROGRAM STARTED IN 2015 with 20 new instruments provided by the open string. photo BY ADRIAN ARAS/MCCLA