Lawrence believes that music is a bridge to all good things. He has been an active musician and piano instructor in the Durango area since 1990. He has opened shows for jazz artists Mose Allison and Maynard Ferguson and performed with Native American flautist, R. Carlos Nakai. Also, he has performed with the San Juan Symphony, Music in the Mountains Symphony Orchestra and musicians from Fort Lewis College. He has been singing/playing for UUFD for three years and is the accompanist for the UUFD choir.