Save the Music honoring Trisha Yearwood, Mickey Guyton, CMT’s Leslie Fram

Fourth annual Hometown to Hometown fundraising event takes place June 5th

Save The Music and have announced Nashville’s fourth annual Hometown to Hometown event taking place on Monday, June 5th at City Winery Nashville. This year’s event will honor CMT’s Leslie Fram and country superstars Mickey Guyton and Trisha Yearwood for their contributions to the music industry and their passion for music education.

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Hosted by CMT Hot 20 Countdown’s Cody Alan and Rissi Palmer, the much-anticipated annual fundraising event will feature special acoustic performances from Kelsea Ballerini, Madeline Edwards, Caylee Hammack, Karyn Rochelle, Leslie Satcher and Brittney Spencer with appearances by Tracy Gershon (President, TG Management & Consultants; Co-Founder, Northern Light Music), Cindy Mabe (Chair & CEO, Universal Music Group Nashville), Melinda Newman (Executive Editor, West Coast & Nashville, Billboard), and Julie Williams (Artist, CMT Next Women of Country & Black Opry).

All funds raised from this year’s event will support music technology programs in under-resourced high schools in Nashville, Georgia, and Texas, impacting the lives of thousands of students.

For the past 25 years, Save The Music has donated over $70 million in instruments and music technology equipment to over 2,500 public schools nationwide. With the support of sponsors and donors, including CMT, Gibson Gives, MAXISIQ, and MTV Entertainment Studios, Hometown to Hometown has become a highly anticipated event within the Nashville community, making a significant impact on music education in the area.

Buddy Iahn
Buddy Iahn

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