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

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What’s Happening at FPCM

Fall Into Spring Finale Concert

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Chamber Music Competition Awards Concert

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Thank You for Your Chamber Music Competition Entries!

Thank you to all who entered the Chamber Music Competition. The preliminary round is now complete and the videos are being reviewed. All groups will be notified by May 1st whether or not they passed into the final round to be held May 27 and 28 at Spivey Hall. Be sure to … [Read More...]

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...]

February Star Violinist of the Month

Congratulations, Annabelle! Beauty, brains, AND talent. … [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...]