Lutruwita Art Orchestra


Acknowledgement of Country

Lutruwita Art Orchestra acknowledges that we live and work on stolen land.

We use the palawa kani name for Tasmania, which is Lutruwita with permission from the Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre. We value and respect the relationships we have and are building on with the palawa community and are committed to following cultural protocols and guidance generously shared with us.

Lutruwita Art Orchestra

The Lutruwita Art Orchestra Inc (LAO) is a semi-professional ensemble of some 20 musicians, diverse in culture, gender and ability. It is a platform for musicians and other art-form creatives to collaborate and create a unique sonic culture through improvisation and radical fusion.  


To be the primary ensemble in Lutruwita for the representation and development of diversity (in all its forms) through music.


To develop and perform new musical work based on a radical fusion of improvisation and established styles from diverse cultures. 


Respect, Courage and Artistry through Diversity.