Thank You Birdfoot Volunteers!

World-class chamber music is a big job, and we could not make it happen without the help of our amazing volunteers. Come join the party! Volunteers get free tickets to events, get to hang out with amazing musicians, and get to make a difference in the NOLA music world. (And often get some great fun and food in the process!) If you’d like to jump in and see what Birdfoot behind the scenes is like…


We have a range of jobs for all abilities. Let us know what you’re good at and how you’d like to help! Hope to work with you soon!

Hear what one multi-year Birdfoot volunteer had to say about her experiences:

Volunteer spotlight: Gwen Smalley

Local naturalist and bird watcher Gwen Smalley attended the Birdfoot Festival’s kick-off benefit in March 2012 and says that when she heard what was planned for the inaugural season, she knew she’d have to be involved. A year later, she became a Birdfoot Community Ambassador, a monthly sustaining member, and one of the Birdfoot Festival’s biggest fans. When we asked her why, Gwen told us, “I grew up in a family that loved classical music but we couldn’t play worth a darn. No musical talent. My parents played the best recordings in the house all the time, so I grew up…

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