Master Class with Danny Laufer

Danny Laufer, associate principal cellist of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, came to work with… [more]

Master Class with Danny Laufer Master Class with Danny Laufer

Master Class with Danny Laufer

Danny Laufer, associate principal cellist of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, came to work with… [more]

Master Class with Danny Laufer Master Class with Danny Laufer

Summer Finale Concert

Our 15th Summer Finale Concert was a grand success with a full house and many very happy students,… [more]

Summer Finale Concert Summer Finale Concert

David Coucheron Masterclass

On July 27th, the day before our Summer Finale Concert, Franklin Pond was treated to a masterclass… [more]

David Coucheron Masterclass David Coucheron Masterclass

2015 Franklin Pond and Friends

Fun, collaboration, and great music was the fare at the Franklin Pond and Friends event April… [more]

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What’s Happening at FPCM

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2016 Summer Program Applications

Applications for the 2016 Summer program are currently being accepted! Be sure to apply by Tuesday, March 15! Franklin Pond’s Summer program is a unique chamber-music program for talented pre-college musicians grades 7-12+. Created as an opportunity for serious students … [Read More...]

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Alexander Technique Classes with David Nesmith

The Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend was a big one for Franklin Pond! David Nesmith from Columbus, Ohio came to Atlanta to give classes and private lessons in Alexander Technique and Body Mapping. David is an excellent teacher! He taught us all about how the body … [Read More...]

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Master Class with Danny Laufer

As part of our MLK weekend events, Danny Laufer, associate principal cellist of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, came to work with three of our groups during the first of three masterclasses offered to our Fall Into Spring students. … [Read More...]

Faculty Members Keep Busy

September 27th Jun-Ching Lin performed the Sibelius Violin Concerto with the Georgia Tech orchestra. Just last spring he played the Tschaikovsky Concerto with the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra. The Franklin Pond Quartet has been busy with a performance in Fayetteville … [Read More...]

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Fall Into Spring Applications

Fall Into Spring has gotten off to a good start already, but if you are interested in joining a group, contact us ASAP and we will do our best to place you.  We still have a few students who need appropriate groups. Info Sheet Application … [Read More...]

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November 12, 2015: Georgia Gives Day!

YOU can make a big difference with any size donation to Franklin Pond. Please consider joining us in celebrating 15 wonderful years of chamber music training for our talented young musicians and help us continue to forge relationships with schools and teachers to get kids … [Read More...]

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Summer Finale Concert

Our 15th Summer Finale Concert was a grand success with a full house and many very happy students, parents, and audience members.   The program was a varied one, from a piano trio to a final chamber orchestra piece.  All eighteen students not only played beautifully, but … [Read More...]

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David Coucheron Masterclass

On July 27th, the day before our Summer Finale Concert, Franklin Pond was treated to a masterclass by David Coucheron, concertmaster of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.  He was the perfect person to inspire the students and add finishing touches to their performances.  The … [Read More...]

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Community Concerts

The students of Franklin Pond Chamber Music's Summer Program performed in the community during the 2015 Summer Program. July 22 at 7:30pm, Huntcliff Summit July 23 at 11:00am, Sandy Springs Library July 23 at 7:30pm, Canterbury Court  … [Read More...]

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Solo Viola Masterclass July 12 with Daniel Avshalomov, a founding member of the American String Quartet

Five violists were lucky to play for Mr. Avshalomov Sunday evening.  He is a wonderful violist, a fabulous teacher, and a fascinating person.  His career has taken him all over the world and he enjoys sharing his interesting stories to embellish his very organized and … [Read More...]

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Chamber Music Masterclass with Daniel Avshalomov

The house was overflowing Monday with five chamber groups, some parents (of the youngest Ponders), and several guests.  All the students got to play in the masterclass, including the youngest group of Franklin Pond Too students.  As in the solo viola class the night before, … [Read More...]

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Celebrating Fulton County Arts and Culture

Our Artistic Director Ronda Respess attended a celebration of the arts by the Fulton County Arts and Culture downtown.  Fulton County is a huge supporter of the arts, and awards over 100 contracts to artists and arts organizations each year.  The Fulton County Commissioners … [Read More...]