AMF programs provide artists and music professionals with the advanced knowledge and tools they need to navigate the music industry and build their careers.


AMFHQ is a series of educational programming created to help educate independent musicians about the business aspects of the music industry, enabling them to make informed decisions about their career development.

Artist Development Program

The Artist Development Program (ADP) is a highly selective signature program that supports and advances the most talented independent artists in Austin.

Leaders in Austin Music

Leaders in Austin Music (LIAM) is a six-month program designed by the Austin Music Foundation and the Economic Development Department’s Music & Entertainment Division.  This program provides participants with top-level music industry leadership effectiveness training for existing leaders in the Austin music community.