As part of the Outmusic Foundation sponsor A Young Person Initiative the organization launched the I AM Music mentoring program designed to facilitate the development of young aspiring homeless and at risk singer/songwritiers, musicians, spoken word artists and performers. Students took part in an introductory course on the business of the music industry as well as in the art of recording. The course ended with the young people having the opportunity to perform live on stage during the 7th Annual OUTMUSIC Awards.
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