Vega Productions is a registered 501c3 non-profit organization on a mission to enhance music & art education for children in public schools
A group of concerned musicians, artists and teachers in throughout Minnesota formed Vega Productions in 2005 with a mission to advocate for and provide youth equal access to quality music and art education. Led by Mark Gehring, a successful band manager, former marketing director and music journalist, Vega Productions was incorporated as a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with the ultimate goal of providing every student in the Minnesota with the opportunity to experience high quality music and art education by developing financial support, providing access to instruments, supplies, musicians and building collaborations with like-minded organizations, creating awareness of the impact that music and art can have in positive development in the lives of young people.
Since its inception, Vega Productions has helped over 30,000 children participate in school music programs. Vega’s collaborations and partnerships with musicians, artists, schools, school districts, businesses, studios, music venues and like-minded nonprofits across all sectors of the state have resulted in astonishing success, bringing music into the lives of students, their families, schools and their larger communities.