Les Paul Foundation Announces Grants Awarded For Innovative Programs, Music Education and Hearing Research

Organizations that received grants in 2017 include Birch Creek Music Performance Center in Egg Harbor, WI; College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY; Hearing Health Foundation in New York, NY; Les Paul Middle School in Waukesha, WI; Litchfield Jazz Camp of Litchfield, CT; New Voices Middle School in Brooklyn, NY; Sharon Lynne Wilson Center of Brookfield, WI; Shell Lake Arts Center in Shell Lake, WI; Strings Attached of Ferguson, MO; VH1 Save the Music in New York, NY; and Women’s Audio Mission in San Francisco, CA.

Les Paul’s Big Sound Experience in Milwaukee

Did you miss Les Paul’s Big Sound Experience when it toured the United States? The ever-popular, hands-on Experience is woven into Discovery World’s Les Paul’s House of Sound.

Don’t miss its limited engagement at Discovery World:
Discovery World is a interactive science and technology center which includes learning labs and an aquarium on the Wisconsin shore of Lake Michigan.

Steve Miller on Les Paul
“Behind the immense musical talent, magnificent performer and unrivaled entertainer existed a technical genius with such a strong and inquisitive mind that he single-handedly pushed electric guitar and recording technology further forward than anyone else in the 20th century.”

Check out the kaleidoscope of free resources under the EDUCATION tab on the Les Paul Foundation website. You will find free lesson plans, posters, videos, resource papers and much more.