2014 Summer Applications still accepted!

Applications for this year's Summer program and College Festival are still being accepted. Send… [more]

2014 Summer Applications still accepted! 2014 Summer Applications still accepted!

Coach Jun-Ching Lin at Walton High

Franklin Pond Coach and Quartet member, Jun-Ching Lin, coached a Shostakovich Quartet at Walton… [more]

Coach Jun-Ching Lin at Walton High Coach Jun-Ching Lin at Walton High

Teacher workshop featuring Dr. Brenda Brenner

On Monday, January 20, Franklin Pond hosted a teacher workshop and masterclass with guest artist… [more]

Teacher workshop featuring Dr. Brenda Brenner Teacher workshop featuring Dr. Brenda Brenner

2013 Alumni Reunion Holiday Party at the Pond

Franklin Pond alumni gathered at the Pond on December 27 to enjoy an evening of chamber music,… [more]

2013 Alumni Reunion Holiday Party at the Pond 2013 Alumni Reunion Holiday Party at the Pond

Summer 2013 Masterclasses

Summer 2013 featured an exciting schedule of masterclass artists! For more pictures, visit… [more]

Summer 2013 Masterclasses Summer 2013 Masterclasses

What’s Happening at FPCM

franklinpond_fullres

2014 Summer Applications still accepted!

Applications for this year's Summer program and College Festival are still being accepted. Send in now before it's too late! Summer Application College Application … [Read More...]

walton_pond_cover

Coach Jun-Ching Lin at Walton High

Franklin Pond Coach and Quartet member, Jun-Ching Lin, coached a Shostakovich Quartet at Walton High School on Monday, January 21st. Thanks to Perry Holbrook for inviting FPCM to coach the quartet which included three FPCM alumni, Eri Kudo (violin), Katherine Ng (violin), … [Read More...]

D15dobv7YxLF4z9-ZJ1wBnZ6Jw63fwt1juTRoiOq3os

Teacher workshop featuring Dr. Brenda Brenner

On Monday, January 20, Franklin Pond hosted a teacher workshop and masterclass with guest artist Dr. Brenda Brenner of Indiana University. In the morning, area teachers enjoyed an inspiring and interactive session on string pedagogy, with topics ranging from setup and … [Read More...]

DSCF8388

2013 Alumni Reunion Holiday Party at the Pond

Franklin Pond alumni gathered at the Pond on December 27 to enjoy an evening of chamber music, food, and fun! We are already counting the days until the 2014 party! … [Read More...]

Franklin Pond Quartet

Franklin Pond Quartet in the Community

On December 18, 2013, the Franklin Pond Quartet will perform holiday music at Crossroads Community Ministries.           Crossroads provides a variety of services to help people who are homeless find shelter and stability. Each … [Read More...]

1-21-13 FIS class #1 (79)

Fall Into Spring 2013-2014

Fall into Spring has started up! We are excited about our groups this year. We've even added a harp to the mix -- what fun! We have one group this year that is quite young. Did you know we are trying now to get kids "hooked" at a younger age? At the request of the … [Read More...]

Coaches Carolyn Hancock (violin) and Dona Velek (cello) work with students

Labor Day String Festival!

On September 2, Franklin Pond held its first annual Labor Day String Festival. During the morning session, students in grades 4-6 were introduced to the basics of playing in a group without a conductor, and learned tips for sight-reading. The afternoon session was for older … [Read More...]

DSCF7760

Summer 2013 Masterclasses

Summer 2013 featured an exciting schedule of masterclass artists! For more pictures, visit our Facebook albums. July 8 The Vega Quartet at Emory               July 11 Tracy … [Read More...]

communityconcert

Summer 2013 Community Concerts

This year, Franklin Pond's Summer students performed four engaging concerts in our community. A Student Community Concert is a 1/2-hour to 3/4 hour informal performance given by one student Franklin Pond Chamber Music group (3-6 students) for audiences of all ages. The … [Read More...]

5-30-13 Jun-Ching at ASO 25th anniversary luncheon with daughter Emma and board member Alex Simmons

Faculty Member, Jun-Ching Lin, honored

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra violinist and long-time Franklin Pond faculty artist Jun-Ching Lin was honored by the ASO for his 25 years with the orchestra at a May 30th luncheon at the Ritz-Carlton in Buckhead.  ASO President Stanley Romanstein and Music Director Robert Spano … [Read More...]

DSCF7297

May 20, 2013: Fall Into Spring Finale

The Fall Into Spring students and coaches performed a beautiful concert on May 20, 2013 at Heritage Hall, Sandy Springs. All the hard work was evident in the final performances! Check out our facebook album to view all the photos from the event!   … [Read More...]

FPQ

FPQ at the 2013 Atlanta Summer Stringfest!

Look for the Franklin Pond Quartet at this year's Atlanta Summer Stringfest! Located in Tucker, GA, Atlanta Summer Stringfest is an opportunity for young string players to play, learn, and perform together. Franklin Pond Fall Into Spring Director, Lachlan McBane, will be … [Read More...]