"Much of the attention after Hurricane Katrina has focused on repairing the physical damage still visible to this day in New Orleans. Yet, we must not
forget the devastation left on the city's creative institutions which have always been the soul and spirit of the people and at the heart of the
region's economic security. Arts and culture are fundamental to New Orleans and should be part of the long-term plan to bring the city back to
The heartbeat of New Orleans is its culture and its music, and it gave that music to the world. Music for Tomorrow is about a foundation for these
things that make New Orleans unique. By helping New Orleans musicians, those who are in the city and those who want to return…Music for Tomorrow
is helping keep Jazz in New Orleans, where it was born and where it belongs."
-Jude Law, Founding Member, Music for Tomorrow