2017 Summer Program

2017 Summer Program 2017 Summer Program

2017 Awards Concert

2017 Awards Concert 2017 Awards Concert
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1st Annual Chamber Music Competition

We’re so excited to have a panel of renowned judges for our
1st Annual Chamber Music Competition!

Christopher O’Riley
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Piano
NPR’s “From the Top”
Sergiu Schwartz
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Violin
Schwob School of Music,
Columbus State University
Columbus, GA
Bruce Uchimura
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Cello
School of Music,
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI

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What’s Happening at FPCM

Apply now for 2017 Summer Program!

Franklin Pond’s Summer program is a unique chamber-music program for talented pre-college musicians grades 7-12+. … [Read More...]

January House Concert

One of our biggest joys is performing in a home. After all, that's what "chamber" music was written for! In January, Jerry and Peggy Stapleton were gracious hosts to over 100 people, most of whom were new to Franklin Pond! We were thrilled that so many gathered to hear the … [Read More...]

A Visit from Rusty Paul, Mayor of Sandy Springs

Mayor of Sandy Springs, Rusty Paul, speaks about the new Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center. … [Read More...]

Masterclass with Connie Heard

We were very fortunate that Connie Heard, violinist with Blair Quartet at Vanderbilt University, came down from Nashville to work with our Fall Into Spring groups! She worked with all five groups, and many parents came to listen. Another great afternoon! … [Read More...]

2017 Eurhythmics Classes

Students and teachers enjoyed Eurhythmics classes taught by Brian Sweigart, who teaches Eurhythmics at Cleveland Institute of Music. Eurhythmics teaches concepts of rhythm, structure, and musical expression through movement. It is a required course in many music schools … [Read More...]

Alumni Christmas Party

We had a wonderful time at the annual Christmas party! It's always fun to see our alumni and current students, watch them have such a good time reading chamber music, and catch up on what they have been doing. … [Read More...]

Alumni in Chamber Music Concert

We are so proud of our Franklin Pond alums (Drew Forde, Olivia Hollady, Patrick Shelc, and Davis Butner) who played with Atlanta Symphony Orchestra musicians in the chamber music concert on Sunday, January 8. … [Read More...]

Franklin Pond Quartet at Crossroads

Franklin Pond Quartet performs their annual concert for Crossroads Community Ministries. … [Read More...]

Franklin Pond and ASO at The High Museum

Members of Franklin Pond Chamber Music and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra joined forces at the Woodruff Arts Center's #CreateATL Family Fun Day on Sunday, December 11 and gave rousing performances of Antonio Vivaldi's "Winter" from The Four Seasons. Many thanks to the High … [Read More...]

Time with Students at Atlanta Symphony Hall

Last Thursday (December 8), Lachlan McBane and Jun-Ching Lin (Atlanta Symphony Orchestra musicians & Franklin Pond faculty) hosted about 130 elementary chorus students at Woodruff Arts Center Symphony Hall. They showed the kids around the hall -- backstage and downstairs … [Read More...]

Franklin Pond Quartet in Concert

The Franklin Pond Quartet will perform in concert on the following dates: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 The Galloway School 7:00 PM Monday, February 27, 2017 Jasper, GA 7:30 PM … [Read More...]

Concert at The Galloway School

The Franklin Pond Quartet played a wonderful lunchtime concert last Friday (November 11) at The Galloway School. The program included cameo performances by headmaster and cellist Suzanna Jemsby, flutist and parent Jane Blount, and Galloway student cellist Ilana Hilley who is … [Read More...]