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TIPITINA’S MUSIC OFFICE CO-OP is a statewide network of technology access and workforce development centers for musicians, filmmakers and other digital media workers in Louisiana. First established in 2003 as a pilot project in New Orleans, the program now operates in seven Louisiana cities including Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Alexandria, Shreveport and Monroe. 

For those who cannot afford, or do not otherwise have access to them, the Co-Ops offer:

  • Presonus Studio One, Digidesign Pro Tools and Apple Garageband audio software
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Apple Final Cut Pro video editing
  • On-site technical support
  • Access to our network of music business professionals
  • Classes and Workshops to foster business development
  • Tutorials on basic computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, page layout, web design, and press kit creation.
  • Windows 7 and Mac computers
  • High-speed Internet
  • Laser printer and Scanner
  • Telephone and Fax
  • Web design & Page layout tools
  • Volunteer production assistance
  • A clean, well-lit, ergonomic work space
  • An ever-growing library of specialized information resources
  • Free hearing screening for local musicians
  • ELLA Project: A pro-bono music business legal assistance program led by top entertainment business attorney, Ashlye Keaton, that has helped hundreds of local artists secure and protect their intellectual property and resolve contractual issues.

Music Office Co-Op Quick Links

Locations and Hours

New Orleans
4040 Tulane Ave

Phone:(504) 891-0580

Fax: (504) 891-7996
Hours: 10AM-6PM, M-F


Baton Rouge
2600 Government St

Phone: (225) 389-0133

Email: batonrouge@tipitinas.com
Fax: (225) 389-0129
Hours: 10AM-6PM, M-F


203 Jefferson St

Phone: (337) 534-0951

Email: lafayette@tipitinas.com
Fax: (337) 534-0847
Hours: 10AM-6PM, M-F


Lake Charles
2128 Hodges St

Phone: (337) 433-5779

Email: lakecharles@tipitinas.com
Fax: (337) 433-5780
Hours: 10AM-6PM, M-F


700 Texas St

Phone: (318) 934-0000

Email: shreveport@tipitinas.com
Fax: (318) 934-0100
Hours: 10AM-6PM, M-F


321 Desoto St

Phone: (318) 443-9306

Email: alexandria@tipitinas.com
Fax: (318) 443-9308
Hours: 10AM-6PM, M-F


502 N. 2nd St

Phone: (318) 410-8081

Email: monroe@tipitinas.com
Fax: (318) 410-0471
Hours: 10AM-6PM, M-F



2014 Economic Impact Survey

This program is supported in part by a Community Arts Grant made possible by the City of New Orleans and administered by the Arts Council New Orleans.