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Before the fire: pipes of the Great Organ of the Cathedral of Notre Dame, Paris.

Notre Dame’s pipe organ survives fire, actual damage still unknown

Mark Gresham | 16 APR 2019 @ 10:06am ET UPDATES: • Updated 16 APR 2019 @ 11:48am ET • Updated 16 AOR 2019 @ 9:15pm ET The world watched in disbelief on Monday as the Notre Dame Cathedral in […]

Composers Alvin Singleton and George Lewis. Their music will be performed as part of the April 9 concert by Bent Frequency.. Lewis will be in residence at GSU as Provost Visiting Scholar April 9 through 11.

2019 SoundNOW Festival offers Atlanta a full week of diverse, eclectic new music

Mark Gresham | 05 APR 2019 Now in its fourth year, the SoundNOW Atlanta Music Festival presents seven concerts of contemporary music performed by nine Atlanta area ensembles beginning this Sunday, April 7, through Saturday, April 13. Concert venues […]

At;lanta composer Charkles Knox (2nd from left) itb former music theory students Richard Rogers, Michael Wilson, Bob Scarr -- all trobonists with the DeKalb Symphony Orchstra. (courtesy of Rogers Digital Recording)

Composer’s Notebook: Who will perform our music in the future?

Mark Gresham | 2 MAR 2019 Atlanta composer and educator Charles Knox will turn 90 years old this April.  He is frequently referred to around music circles as “The Dean of Atlanta Composers.” “That’s just because I’m the oldest,” […]

John Mangham, property owner; Aisha Moody, AMP co-founder & director of choirs; Dantes Rameau, AMP co-founder & executive director

Atlanta Music Project signs lease on future HQ space

Mark Gresham | 13 FEB 2019 @ 3:25pm ET ATLANTA, GA – The Atlanta Music Project announced this afternoon the signing of a 12-year lease on property that will serve as its first ever headquarters, establishing physical roots in […]

Aaron Jay Kernis

Among 2019 Classical Grammys, Violin Concerto of Aaron Jay Kernis walks away with two

Mark Gresham | 11 FEB 2019 The biggest names in the music industry gathered yesterday at the Staples Center in Los Angeles for the 61st Annual Grammy® Awards. Of the awards announced in 30 fields and 84 categories, a […]