WHERE
MUSIC
MEANS
BUSINESS

We are musicians, songwriters, music business professionals, educators, business and civic leaders from all walks of life brought together by our love of music. We are dedicated to the belief that through support of music, we can create richer, happier, more vibrant lives and economy for the people of Columbus.

WHERE MUSIC
MEANS BUSINESS

We are musicians, songwriters, music business professionals, educators, business and civic leaders from all walks of life brought together by our love of music. We are dedicated to the belief that through support of music, we can create richer, happier, more vibrant lives and economy for the people of Columbus.

Music Careers Start Here

Music Columbus’ mission is to connect music makers, music commerce, and community to engage in creating, performing and promoting great music for Columbus and the world.

EVENTS & PROGRAMS

Register for our Music Business Mondays Forums and other events going on in town.

BENEFITS & MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM

Become a Music Columbus official member and take advantage of our benefits

CAREER RESOURCES

Accelerate your music career through any of these artist resources

MUSIC EVENTS IN CBUS

See what’s happening in the music scene around Central Ohio

Become a Member

(It's Free!)

Become a Member

(It's Free!)

Whether you are a working professional, an upstart artist/band, have aspirations of a career in the music or a fan, Music Columbus has value for all. Belong and benefit.

Support Music Columbus

Volunteer with Music Columbus

Join the team and help build our Music City

Donate to Music Columbus

We are a Non-Profit 501 (c) (3) Organization. Your contributions are tax-deductible and keep us running.

MISSION

Columbus will become a great place to make a living in the music business and drive economic and artistic growth of the Columbus community.

VISION

Columbus is a hub of music innovation, collaboration, and artistry. Our music is an important cultural and economic asset of the region.

VALUES

Collaboration
Inclusivity
Inventiveness
Transparency
Nurturing
Accountability

SPONSORS

Board of Directors

Our organization is made up of a board of directors, advisors, and supporting organizations that are engaged with the music community in Columbus, Ohio and beyond.

Adam S. Friedman | Office of Mayor Andrew J. Ginther
Alec Wightman | BakerHostetler
Amber Knicole | Mojo Flo
Brian Lucey | Magic Garden Mastering
Brooke Paul | Taivara
Calvin Cooper | Rhove, Inc.
Charlie Jackson | Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza
Erin Beck | Office of Mayor Andrew J. Ginther

Jami Goldstein | Greater Columbus Arts Council
Janet Chen | ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
Joey Hebdo | Pop Gun
Ken Freedman | NBC4
Parker MacDonell | Rev1 Ventures
Robert Shenton | Plante Moran
Stephen Fechtor | Fechtor Advertising
Tom Krouse | Donatos

Executive Director

Bruce Garfield | Music Columbus

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