Who Is CVSM?
Vermont Share the Music, Inc. (CVSM) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit
organization formed to produce the Annual Used Musical
Instrument Sale. CVSM was organized by Kevin Crossett,
owner of GuitarSam in Montpelier, and Jeff Vovakes,
owner of Vermont Musical Instrument Repair of Middlesex.
CVSM is run by a Board of Directors who implement policy
and review all scholarship requests. The Board of Directors
includes Brenda Vovakes, William Hayden, and Judith Henken,
Annual Used Musical Instrument Sale provides buyers and sellers an opportunity
not available elsewhere in Central Vermont. The redistribution of musical instruments
through this sale provides sellers with an immediate opportunity to sell their
musical goods, and offers prospective buyers a musical treat to be able to inspect
and consider many used musical instruments in one location.
Annual Used Musical Instrument Sale serves three valuable purposes:
Local residents are able to sell their unneeded musical instruments and equipment
for immediate cash.
2) Individuals looking for good, used musical instruments
are able to inspect and audition several opportunities in one location.
100% of the profits generated by the sale will be awarded to qualified Vermont
residents as music scholarships.
will present the 18th Annual Used Musical Instrument Sale
on Friday, August 22 and Saturday, August 23, 2014, as a means
to provide music scholarship assistance to Central vermont
individuals. All profits will be directed to the CVSM fund.