A Well-Deserved Gift

Under the direction of Nicolas Montalvo, La Mirada’s Benton Middle School guitar ensemble has grown in the last 5 years to become a highly accomplished and deserving group.  Not only have they performed at community fundraisers and local events, they […]

An Impactful Anonymous Donation

“Speechless” was the way all members of the GSI staff described our reaction to the largest donation to the GSI Foundation to date – 6 beautiful instruments by some of the most collectible and iconic builders of the past 100 […]

Los Angeles Guitar Festival – May 19th

This year, we are delighted to be taking part in the Los Angeles Guitar Festival occurring May 19th in Santa Clarita, CA. The festival will feature concerts and workshops from world-class artists including Scott Tennant, Taso Comanescu, Ines Thome, Kai […]

Remembering David Yudovin

From time to time, a guitar comes to us with the designation “this guitar was donated to our non-profit charitable organization, the GSI Foundation,” signifying that a generous donor has gifted this instrument to us. In turn, we sell the guitar […]

The GSI Foundation: An Update and Thank You

Two weeks ago, we sent out a request for help. Our non-profit organization, the GSI Foundation, was trying to raise funds to save the music programs of a group of public schools from being canceled, and the deadline was drawing […]