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La Jolla Music Society

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

La Jolla Music Society is a music festivals or event based in La Jolla, CA that was founded in 1969. As of 2018 they had $13 million in revenue and $66 million in assets.

To enhance the vitality and deepen the cultural life of San Diego by presenting and producing a dynamic range of performing arts for our increasingly diverse community.

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Program areas at La Jolla Music Society

La Jolla Music Society (LJMS) is the largest multi-disciplinary presenter in San Diego and annually produces a nationally recognized summer festival. LJMSs mission is to enhance the vitality and deepen the cultural life of San Diego by presenting and producing a dynamic range of performing arts for our increasingly diverse community.

Form 990s for La Jolla Music Society

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Oct 18, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Sep 15, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Oct 20, 2016990View PDF
2014-09Mar 9, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for La Jolla Music Society

Total grants, contributions, etc.$11,438,760
Program services$1,264,736
Investment income and dividends$66,663
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$429,170
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$11,904
Total revenues$13,211,233

Vendors for La Jolla Music Society

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-09-16
████ ███ ████ ███Tax accounting2019-10-18
█████████ ████████Software2019-09-05
████ █ ███████Artist Fee$100,0502018-09-01
███████ ████████ █████████Artist Fee$105,0002018-09-01

Personnel at La Jolla Music Society

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Ted DedeePresident and Chief Executive Officer-Oct. 18, 2019
Chris BenavidesDirector of Finance-Aug. 10, 2019
████ ███████Director of Marketing-Aug. 10, 2019
███████ ███████Director of Community Music Center-Aug. 10, 2019
█████████ ██████Development Director-Oct. 24, 2017
████ ██ █████████Director of Programming-Aug. 10, 2019
█████████ ███Summerfest Music Director-Oct. 24, 2017
███████ ███████President and Artist Director$273,477Sept. 30, 2018
██████ ████████Marketing Manager-Nov. 15, 2017
██████ ████████Production Manager-Oct. 24, 2017
...and 13 more key personnel

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7Savannah Music Festival (SMF)501(c)(3)$3.6 millionSavannah, GA
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15Grand Teton Music Festival501(c)(3)$3.4 millionJackson, WY
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17Milwaukee World Festival501(c)(3)$60 millionMilwaukee, WI
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