Success Stories

Accomplishments - 2017/18 

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Highlights from Previous Years. 

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Over the last seven years, MMN students have performed at:

  • Tulane University

  • Ogden Museum of Southern Art's Family Days

  • Celebration in the Oaks

  • A Studio in the Wood's FORESTival

  • The finish line for the Cresent City Classic

  • Live on WWOZ and WHIV

MMN students have participated in workshops with:

  • Nadia-Salerno Sonnenberg

  • Johnaye Kendrick

  • Musicians from the Crescent City Chamber Music Festival

  • Musicians from Preservation Hall Foundation

  • Members of Trombone Shorty's Band, Orleans Avenue

  • Musicians from Musaica

  • T-Ray the Violinist



Beyond Make Music NOLA: Summer Camp and More


In Summer 2018, Make Music NOLA students participated in a week-long Creative Composition Workshop alongside Baltimore's Peabody Institute Tuned-In Wind Ensemble.

Make Music NOLA has sponsored four students to attend Frenchwoods Performing Arts Camp on scholarhip.  


Make Music NOLA students have been accepted to NOCCA.

After several years in the program, Make Music NOLA students have started to perform on their own at churches, for weddings, and school talent shows.  

Make Music NOLA has partnered with national and international organizations for workshops.  Partners include, OrchKids (Baltimore), 1Beat (State Department sponsored international tour), Fundamusical (Venezuela), Sphinx and SphinxConnect (Detroit).  



Outstanding Teachers.        Outstanding Students.  

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“It makes me happy that students have access to music, and they also have great teachers in the program.”

— Tucker Fuller, violin teacher

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