Martin Guitar and Strings to Celebrate NAMM’s Make Music Experience with Open Mic and Guitar and Strings Giveaway

Everyone Who Performs a Song Receives a Martin T-shirt, Strings, and is Entered to Win a Guitar

June 14, 2018, Nashville, TNC. F. Martin & Co. ® (Martin Guitar) invites guitar and uke players of all levels to perform at Summer NAMM at the Martin Guitar and Strings Open Mic event, part of the Make Music Experience, on Saturday, June 30 at the Music City Center, in Nashville, TN, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Attendees will be able to sign-up to perform a song during the Martin Open Mic at the convention center.  Everyone who plays will receive a Martin T-shirt, a set of Martin strings, and be entered to win a Martin Guitar. The guitar winner will be selected at random from everyone who performs.

For free admission to the Make Music Experience, fans can get tickets here: with promo code:  martin. Day of the show tickets are available at the door for $20.


The Make Music Experience invites musicians, songwriters, music educators and students, as well as sound and studio professionals, to experience the members-only Summer NAMM show, the annual mid-year gathering of the music products and pro audio industry. NAMM will open the doors to Make Music Event’s  ticketholders for the full itinerary of professional workshops, opportunities to see and demo the latest in new gear from leading music brands, and a day of live performances and events connecting music-makers of all skill levels.  Attendees will also get a chance to see and play an exciting array of new Martin Guitars and strings at booth #801.

About Martin Guitars and StringsC.F. Martin & Co.® has been inspiring musicians worldwide for 185 years with their superior guitar and string products. Martin guitarsand strings remain the choice for musicians around the world for their unrivaled quality, craftsmanship, and tone. Martin guitars and strings can be seen and heard throughout the company’s long history, across all genres of music, and in all segments of pop culture from concert and theater stages to television and movies. With an unwavering commitment to environmental sustainability and responsible manufacturing practices, Martin continually drives the acoustic guitar market forward, introducing innovative features that have become standards across the industry. These groundbreaking innovations include the introduction of X-bracing, the 14-fret guitar, and the “Dreadnought” size guitar. In strings, Martin has also led strings innovations, such as introducing the first high-tensile strength steel-string core wire, the first nickel acoustic strings (Martin Retro), and now their proprietary Titanium Core strings, which offer unmatched stability, tone, comfort, and longevity.

About NAMM The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) is the not-for-profit association with a mission to strengthen the $17 billion music products industry. NAMM is comprised of approximately 10,300 members located in 104 countries and regions. NAMM events and members fund The NAMM Foundation's efforts to promote the pleasures and benefits of music, and advance active participation in music making across the lifespan. For more information about NAMM, please visit, call 800.767.NAMM (6266) or follow the organization on FacebookInstagram and Twitter

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