Welcome to the official website of the Gay Freedom Band of Los Angeles!
The Gay Freedom Band of Los Angeles (GFBLA) is a community wind symphony that currently includes over sixty talented wind and percussion instrumentalists. Celebrating nearly forty years together, GFBLA provides free public concerts throughout Southern California, offering a wide repertoire of music ranging from classical to contemporary.
Celebrating our 42nd Anniversary in 2020!
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GFBLA in Quarantine!

GFBLA continues to host virtual rehearsals every Tuesday via Zoom.  We're having a great time making music together again!  

Our Artistic Director

GFBLA is led by Artistic Director Justin Raines. Justin is a conductor, tuba player and award-winning composer. His music has been performed in concert around the world and has graced the soundtracks of several recent films.

Read more about Justin here.

The Freedom Band Foundation is incorporated as an educational and charitable organization within the meaning of Section 501 (c) (3) of 
the Internal Revenue Code to support the activities of the performing organizations, the Gay Freedom band of Los Angeles, and to provide a structure to expand support of the performing arts in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender communities of Southern California.

Donations to the Foundation are fully tax deductible as defined by law.