The Lakes Area Music Festival is a thriving worldwide hub for classical music and a force for broad and sustained development in central Minnesota. Learn more about the organization and the people behind it.

The Lakes Area Music Festival

Mission The Lakes Area Music Festival sparks connections between its central Minnesota community and the nation’s top classical performers to create transformative musical experiences. Vision To be a creative cultural…

Board And Staff

Board Administration SCOTT LYKINS. Executive and Artistic Director. JOHN TAYLOR WARD. Artistic Director. DANIEL MEYERS. Development Director. ALICE RITTER. Finance Administrator.   Seasonal Staff GABRIELLE ILLG. Production Manager. ALEXANDER PEÑA. Explore Music! Director. MONICA SCHRAM….