NOLA Musical Resources

New Orleans is brimming with classical musical ensembles, organizations, and educational opportunities. Here are a few to get you started.*

Hear Hear — New Orleans’ Live Classical Music Calendar
WWNO 89.9 FM Radio
WWNO Classical 104.9

Live performance:
Birdfoot Festival
Crescent City Chamber Music Festival
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra
Loyola University Montage Fine & Performing Arts Series
Musical Arts Society of New Orleans

New Orleans Chamber Orchestra
New Orleans Friends of Music
New Orleans Musica da Camera
New Orleans Opera
New Orleans Symphony Chorus
New Resonance Orchestra
NOLA ChamberFest
Opera Créole
Tulane University Newcomb Department of Music Events
University of New Orleans Musical Excursions
Versipel New Music

Participatory (opportunities for adult amateur musicians):
Birdfoot Festival Chamber Music Reading Parties
New Orleans Civic Symphony
New Orleans Concert Band
New Orleans Volunteer Orchestra

Birdfoot Festival Young Artist Program
Greater New Orleans Youth Orchestras
Make Music NOLA
Greater New Orleans Suzuki Forum
New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts

Arts Council of New Orleans
New Orleans Musicians Clinic

*If you don’t see your favorite organization on this list, please let us know!