Education & Community

Interior of the Ray Charles Performing Arts Center, Morehouse College.

The Atlanta Opera announces finalists for The 96-Hour Opera Project

EarRelevant Staff | 12 APR 2022 Atlanta, GA— The Atlanta Opera announced today the 12 finalists for its 96-Hour Opera Project: Stories that Resonate! showcase and competition. The competition pairs those dozen composers and librettists into six teams: Johanny […]

Georgia Youth Symphony Orchestras student musicians. (credit: Tom Kells Photography)

Georgia Symphony receives $500k endowment, $10k grant from Bailey Foundation

EarRelevant Staff | 21 FEB 2020 Marietta, GA— Late last week, the Georgia Symphony Orchestra announced that it received a $500,000 endowment gift and a $10,000 grant from the Bobbie Bailey Foundation, Inc., to support its youth music education […]

The interior of spivey Hall.

Spivey Hall introduces new director, announces 2022-23 season

EarRelevant Staff | 16 FEB 2022 Morrow, GA— This past Friday afternoon, Spivey Hall introduced its new Executive & Artistic Director, Katherine (Katie) Lehman, to a gathering of invited patrons and media, then revealed the programming for its 2022-2023 […]

Composer Benjamin Horne (courtesy of Atlanta Chamber Players)

Cross-Country Chamber Consortium announces winner of its 2021 emerging composer commission

EarRelevant Staff | 3 FEB 2022 On Tuesday, The Cross-Country Chamber Consortium announced that it awarded Benjamin Horne its first ever Black, Latinx, and Indigenous Emerging Composer Commission. The Consortium is a collaborative effort of five chamber music ensembles […]