Who We Are
We are a volunteer organization that strives to bring the Lawrence music community together with the city of Lawrence. Our mission is to facilitate meaningful engagement and collaboration for the benefit of all. We believe that music is a powerful tool that can bring people together and promote positive change in our community. Join us in our journey to create a more vibrant and inclusive music scene in Lawrence.
What We Offer
Speaking on behalf of the interests of independent musicians, music industry workers and associated industries in support of policies and initiatives that support the local music ecosystem.
We work with public and for-profit community initiatives to make sure the music ecosystem is considered as an integral aspect of the Lawrence community.
Provides programming and convenings that support the development of the music industry as a key contributor to the economic and cultural vibrancy of the Lawrence community.
What People Say About Us
“The local music industry consists of many different kinds of people - artists, venue owners, booking managers, audio engineers, etc., and they all have different needs and goals for the scene. The Lawrence Music Alliance is a great way for all of us to convene, hear, and support one another.”
Joel Bonner, local musician
“I’ve met a lot of really cool people, had a lot of cool ideas for collaborations with people, and learned a lot about what it takes to really build a music career.”
Rachel Chang, artist