Louisiana Music Organizatiions
Northshore Regional Endowment for the Arts - Ponchatoula - is an organization that was formed in June 2001 by Ted J. Hudspeth, Sr., MD. Working closely with The Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce, he was able to form the region's newest and most exciting festivals. Called "The Strawberry Jam'n Toast To The Arts", it hosted 40 bands and performers on 6 different stages and 26 artists on the streets of Historic Downtown Ponchatoula.
Steven Spring Foundation New Orleans - New Orleans - The Steven Spring Foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides donated instruments and free music instruction to the New Orleans survivors of Katrina and Rita. By supplying donated instruments and free musical instruction, the SSF provides much-needed practical assistance to the musicians, music students and children of New Orleans as they recover from the diaster.
Tipitina's Foundation - New Orleans - The Tipitina's Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit organization, is dedicated to providing New Orleans public schools with musical instruments, giving music students a broader exposure to the music business, and increasing the profile and viability of New Orleans music as a cultural, education and economic resource.
Union of New Orleans Musicians - New Orleans - Local 174-496 services the musical community of New Orleans as well as southeast Louisiana, including Baton Rouge, Lafayette, and surrounding areas.
WWOZ 90.7 FM - New Orleans - WWOZ is the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Station, broadcasting live from the famed New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival annually. We are a listener-supported, volunteer-operated radio station.