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The Music Industry Apprenticeship program at the Trombone Shorty Foundation offers New Orleans youth age 16-24 the opportunity to:
Accepted applicants will develop the foundations of professionalism alongside a cohort of peers and trusted mentors who help explore interests, set career goals, and navigate roadblocks. Get to know a wide variety of music industry career pathways such as:
After working in local professional music industry settings, program staff assist youth with planning the next career steps. Set your goals and achieve your vision! Assistance and resources for program participants are available in the following areas:
For more program information, read our Program Information document. The application deadline for the 2023-2024 program has now closed.
We’re currently looking for Music Industry Apprenticeship Program Mentors who have a passion for inspiring and supporting the next generation of talented New Orleans youth. Deadline is September 29. Click the image on the left to apply!
OUR PROGRAM PARTNERS:
Our Music Industry Apprentices recently had the opportunity to meet with and learn from Tank and the Bangas during their Red Ballons vinyl signing at NOLA MIX Records.