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Our Goal, Vision & Commitment

Kid's Music Scholarships

Towards Music Scholarships or Instruments

About Lanta Gras

Lanta Gras, a registered 501 c(3) nonprofit organization awards scholarships for kid's professional music lessons, provides musical instruments and produces the Annual Lanta Gras Parade and Festival.


We Build Community Through Music.

Quarter Notes

9 music scholarships provided currently + 2 on pause

50+ music instruments donated and placed since 2015

Our mission is to build community and provide opportunities for children through the common bond of music. Influenced by New Orleans’ Brass Band culture, we are a non-profit that uses the power of music to unify our diverse neighborhoods.

Upcoming Events

  • Lanta Gras 2021
    Lanta Gras 2021
    Kirkwood, East Lake and Edgewood
    Feb 08, 12:00 AM – Feb 13, 11:59 PM
    Kirkwood, East Lake and Edgewood , Front Porches and Local Restaurants
    Lanta Gras 2021 is a week-long celebration from Monday February 8-Saturday February 13th featuring a House or Business Float contest, New Orleans Restaurant Week and social media features on the kids who receive music scholarships through the event host, nonprofit Lanta Gras.

Give Music

Tax Deductible donations towards scholarships and/or instruments