COVID-19: Alerts, Advisories & Resources

EarRelevant Staff | created 14 MAR 2020 & last updated on 30 MAR 2020 @ 9:22pm ET

Introduction
General Alerts
Organizations
Resources

Graphic courtesy of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Available in three languages from CDC.

Graphic courtesy of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Available in three languages from CDC.


Introduction

EarRelevant has begun this informational page as a hub for audiences and music organizations — to learn about latest alerts,  advisories and event cancellations during thcurrent pandemic of the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19.

If your ensemble or institution has news you need to share related to the pandemic, please sen it by e-mail to earrelevant@luxnova.com with a link to you website or specific page where more detailed detailed information can be found.We are trying to keep notice in this page short, so as to provide best service to you, or readers, without overwhelming you with even longer in-line articles.Let’s make this page a point of consolidation, organization and departure  so as t  to place as much useful information as possible into the most hands.

This is a challenging, uncertain time that is best me by level heads and reason rather than panic. Let’s work together on that.

Mark Gresham
publisher and principal writer
EarRelevant.net


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General Alerts & News

DAILY: Georgia Department of Public Health COVID-19 Daily Status Reports [Georgia Department of Public Health] (first posted here 3/30, updated daily)

03/28: Article, COVID-19: Relief funds and resources for musicians and other artists [EarRelevant]

03/26: The City of Atlanta has activated a text message service for COVID-19 updates. Sign up by texting “ATLCOVID19” to 888777. atlstrong.org #ATLSTRONG

03/19: Georgia Councl for the Arts, Latest update to GCA Statement on COVID-19: gaarts.org/tools-for-advancement/emergency-preparedness

03/18: The City of Lawrenceville (GA) has issued a local state of emergency declaration in response to the spread of coronavirus. The declaration is in effect until April 17.  Details at www.lawrencevillega.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=245

03/18: The City of South Fulton (GA) issued a state of emergency declaration which includes a 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. curfew requiring all residents to be in their homes, with specific exceptions, and prohibits public gatherings of 10 or more people within the City of South Fulton. Details at hwww.cityofsouthfultonga.gov

03/16: Atlanta Journal-Constitution article, Gov. Kemp orders public K-12 schools, colleges in Georgia closed through end of March [Greg Bluestein | AJC]

03/16: The White House. Coronavirus Guidelines for America  [The White House Statements & Releases. Download a  PDF of  The President’s Coronavoris Guidelines for America

03/14 @ ca. 9pm ET: Centers for Disesase Cintrol and Prevention video: “CDC Briefing Room: COVID-19 Update, March 14, 2020”


03/14 @ 10:28am ET: Article, Gov. Kemp declares unprecedented public health emergency in Georgia [Greg Bluestein | wsbradio.com]

03/14: Article, Why outbreaks like coronavirus spread exponentially, and how to “flatten the curve” [Harry Stevens | Washuington Post]


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Organizations

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American Composers Forum

Advisory: ACF’s Response to Covid-19


Americans for the Arts

5-minute Survey (for Non-Profits): The Economic Impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on the Arts and Cultural Sector


Atlanta Chamber Players

No current alerts. www.atlantachamberplayers.com


The Atlanta Opera

No current akerts. www.atlantaopera.org


Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Advisory: ASO statement on Health & Safety
03/26: updated CANCELLATIONS: Multiple postponements and cancellations. See this article for the most recent list.


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Bailey Performance Center

Advisory: Coronavirus (COVID‑19) Information and Resources

03/13 -05/?? CANCELLED! All KSU concerts and events through end of spring season.


Bellingham Festival of Music

07/03 – 07/24 CANCELLED! More info: bellinghamfestival.org


Bent Frequency

No current alerts.


Big Ears Festival Festival (Knoxville, TN)

03/26 – 03/29 CANCELLED! More info: bigearsfestival.org


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Carnegie Hall

Through 05/10 CANCELLED! Carnegie Hall (NYC) has cancelled all concerts through May 10, including the atlanta Symphony Orchestra ^ Chorus tour of Beethoven’s “Missa solemnis.” Carnegie Hall website..


Chopin Society of Atlanta

03/15 RESCHEDULED! (date TBA) Robert Plano @ Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center. Updates at CSA website..


Creative Capital

03/13 Advisory: List of Arts Resources During the COVID-19 Outbreak


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Ear Pollen Experimental Music Series

No current alerts. Latest information on the Facebook. event page.


Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta

Advisory: Information on Emory University’s response to COVID-19.
03/13-04/30 CANCELLED! All concerts at Emory University have been cancelled through April 30.


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Georgia Council for the Arts

Advisory: GCA Statement on COVID-19.


Georgian Chamber Players

03/22 CANCELLED! concert at Trinity Presbyterian Church. More information: georgianchamberplayers.org


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Johns Creek Symphony Orchestra

03/28 CANCELLED! “Russian Music” @ Johns Creek United Methodist Church. More information: .johnscreeksymphony.org


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League of American Orchestras

Resources: Federal Assistance – COVID-19 Relief Options.


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Merian Ensemble

No current alerts


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National Performance network

03/12 Advisory: COVID-19/Coronavirus NPN Statement and Resources


New Music USA

03/16 Advisory: New Music USA’S Response to COVID-19


New Trinity Baroque

Mo current alerts. There are no concerts scheduled for the remainder of this season.


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Peachtree String Quartet

Mo current alerts. There are no concerts scheduled for the remainder of this season. More info: www.peachtreestringquartet.org


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Riverside Chamber Players

Mo current alerts. There are no concerts scheduled for the remainder of this season.

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Savannah Music Festival (Savannah, GA)

03/20 – 04/11, CANCELLED!
03/26 Alert: SMF has launched an online alternative to broadcast the spirit of the festival entitled SMF at Noon30. Every day at 12:30 p.m. Eastern from March 26 through April 11, at-home and in-studio video performances by 2020 festival artists will be posted to the SMF YouTube channel, Facebook, and Instagram.
03/13 Alert: Full statement of cancellation


Schwartz Center for Performing Arts

Advisory: Information on Emory University’s response to COVID-19.
through 04/30 CANCELLED! All concerts at Emory University have been cancelled through April 30.


SoundNOW Festival

04/03 – 04/08 CANCELLED! SoundOW 2020, various location in downtown Atlanta.


Spivey Hall

through 03/29 CANCELLED! Spivey Hall will then be closed to the public until at least Sunday, March 29. More information: www.spiveyhall.org


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Resources

CDC – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Coronavirus (COVID-19) webpage; Facebook page

City of Atlanta (GA): Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Response

Cobb County (GA) School District: Updates on COVID-19

COVID-19 & Freelance Artists (blog): COVID-19 Freelance Artist Resources

DeKalb County (GA) School District: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information & Updates

Fulton County (GA) Board of Health: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak

Fulton County (GA) Schools: Student health Services

Georgia Department of Public Health: COVID-19 Daily Status Report

The White House: The President’s Coronavoris Guidelines for America [PDF, 16 March 2020]

WHO – World health Organization: website; Facebook page


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