Education & Community

Orli Shaham makes time to play. (credit: David Robertson)

Orli Shaham’s cheerful Bach Yard Playdates brings classical music to the very young

John Lemley | 29 MAY 2020 Listen to John Lemley’s interview with pianist and Bach Yard Playdates host Orli Shaham: Orli Shaham’s Bach Yard is a live interactive concert series for children age 3-8. Founded by pianist Olri Shaham […]

Emory Gamelan Ensemble (credit: Mark Gresham)

News in brief: Georgia pandemic update; Jazz Festival goes canceled; word from Emory Gamelan

EarRelevant Staft | 28 MAY 2020 Atlanta, GA— Several timely local news items of the day: State officials to offer pandemic update today Georgia Governor Brian P. Kemp is scheduled to will give an update on the COVID-19 pandemic […]

American cellist Lynn Harrell (credit: Andrew Stuart)

Remembering Lynn Harrell

Mark Gresham | 21 MAY 2020 Body of Text On the night of April 27 the world lost as truly great artists when legendary American Cellist Lynn Harrell unexpectedly passed awaty at age 76. As reported by the New […]

This Beethoven action figure is left without a leg to stand on, thanks to an overenthusiastic young fan. (photo: Benjamin K. Wadsworth)

Classical Music and Today’s Youth: A Parent’s Guide

Benjamin K. Wadsworth | 21 MAY 2020 During this time of COVID-19-inspired social distancing, those parents with young children might be looking for fun, yet somewhat forgotten toys and hobbies. What about the soccer net we haven’t used in […]

Cellist Lynn Harrell [assed away unexpectedly Monday night. (photo Christian Steiner)

News in brief: Lynn Harrell dead at 76, Atlanta Jazz Festival postponed, Georgia boosts coronavirus testing

EarRelevant Staff | 29 APR 2020 Lynn Harrell has died at age 76 Prominent American cellist Lynn Harrell, died unexpectedly Monday night at age 76. His death was announced by his wife, violinist Helen Nightengale on social media early […]