If you never heard of Aaron O’Keefe and the O’Keefe Music Foundation, now is the perfect time. Providing Music Education for children and youth, “The O’Keefe Music Foundation is a non profit corporation that enables children to record their musical performances for free״, The declare, “With your help, children are provided with top of the line instruments, professional recording equipment and a team of engineers who help to capture these aspiring musicians at their best”.
Together with Linda Bergholz, Trained musician, O’keefe, opened the Loveland Music Academy in 2007, which today holds a staff of 30 teachers and over 600 students. Taking part at the different education programs, the kids became online music stars as they created a fantastic cover for Tool‘s ‘46 and 2‘. Now, another amazing cover of the sophisticated and heavy band is here, as the kids perform ‘Sober’, one of the most lovable songs by Tool’s fans. This is beyond cool.
With the new video, the foundation launched a Kickstarter campaign in order to support the making of a full length album with more recordings and music video, all by kids and youth. If you are looking to donate to a musical cause – this is perfect.