Foundation donates guitars


Students at a Shreveport school are singing a local musician’s praises this morning.

Guitar legend James Burton made a special donation to the students at Linwood Public Charter School, giving them 24 brand new guitars.This will help the students learn how to play the instrument. The principal hopes it will further their interest in music when they practice during school music classes.Burton is a musician known around the world, who’s played with music greats like Ron Nelson and Frank Sinatra.To date, Burton has given more then 2,000 guitars to area schools.