FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Markee Music owner Mark Begelman is proud to announce a charity drive aimed at raising money for the Sheriff's Foundation of Broward County. The month-long fundraising will start on September 1, 2016. Markee Music is South Florida's most renowned recording studio and music rehearsal spaces.
All music bands and acts that check in via Facebook at Markee Music Store at 1700 S Powerline Road, Deerfield Beach, FL 33442, Markee Music will be donating at least $1 per band/act towards the foundation. The drive is expected to raise a considerable amount of money given the fact that Markee Music hosts almost 100 bands every week. Last year, Markee Music hosted over 4,700 bands translating to over 16,000 hours of rehearsal time collectively.
The upcoming charity drive is aimed at boosting the community efforts of the Broward County Sheriffs Foundation. Besides law enforcement, the police department which is located near Pompano Beach continues to serve the local community via numerous community affairs and outreach programs. Every single dollar raised in the charity drive will go towards supporting these programs.
Markee Music is a world-class recording, rehearsal and music lesson facility that caters to all types of musicians and all types of music genres. The facility has state-of-the-art studio equipment and amenities. Markee Music has 6 soundproof rehearsal rooms, 4 soundproof music lesson rooms, a full recording studio, a lounges and a lunch room. The facility is open to all musicians in all genres from pop, rock, and country to jazz and blues. Countless bands have used Markee Music since it was set up over 5 years ago.
Markee is the most popular recording facility in South Florida. For bands and acts interested in rehearsing or recording in the latest and greatest, there is in music equipment and acoustics a state of the art facility Markee also offers music lessons to anyone looking to develop, whether beginner or pro.
Markee Music was started by Mark Begelman and Keith Ridenour. The name "Markee" is a blend of their first names. Mark and Keith have both had long and great careers in the music business.
About Mark Begelman
Mark has played music for more than 40 years. He still plays music to date with his band Monkey Mayhem. The band has held countless gigs and Mark is a former founder of Mars Music. When Mark is not touring, he's busy recording, producing or just enjoying listening to the bands that rehearse at Markee. In recent news Mark Begelman was called "A Real Life Tony Stark Is Florida's Best Charitable Man" by NBC.
Other sites such as Cowbird have wrote a great biography seen here: Mark Begelman Bio
About Keith Ridenour
Keith is a musician and songwriter. Prior to starting Markee Music, Keith used to run his own studios, Ridenour Studios. Make sure you like Markee Music's Facebook page. All the details of the upcoming charity drive will be featured on Markee's social media pages. Visit them to show your appreciation and support here: Markee Music
For more information on the upcoming charity drive, visit https://www.facebook.com/markeemusic
Contact info: Phone: 954-794-0033, FAX: 954-794-0038
Organization: Markee Music
Address: 1700 South Powerline Road, Deerfield Beach, Florida 33442
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