Monday, February 6, 2012

The Franklin Pond Quartet is scheduled to perform in Jasper, Georgia on Monday, February 6, 2012. The quartet will also include Richard Deane, horn, making it a quintet for the performance. The concert begins at 7:00 p.m. It will be at:

New Lebanon Presbyterian Church
389 Bent Tree Drive
Jasper GA 30143

The program includes:

Mozart Horn Quintet with ASO horn Richard Deane
Puccini “Chrisantemi”
Piazzolla:”Four for Tango”
Schubert “Death and the Maiden” Quartet

Sunday, January 29, 2012

On Sunday, January 29th at 7:30 The Franklin Pond Quartet and Robert Spano will present a benefit concert in Kellett Chapel of Peachtree Presbyterian Church.  The church is located at 3434 Roswell Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30305.  More details to follow!

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Come join us at Jekyll Island in January! The Franklin Pond Quartet will perform as part of Jekyll Island’s Music and Merlot Concert Series. Dinner begins at 6:00 p.m. The concert starts at 8:00 p.m. at the Jekyll Island Club Hotel Morgan Center. You can read more about the Jekyll Island concert series by clicking here.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Attention all alumni! We are having an Alumni Party on Tuesday, December 27 from 6 until 10 p.m. at the Pond (4835 Franklin Pond NE). All alumni are invited back to the pond for pizza and playing. Bring your instrument and a stand if you’d like to join in the music. We hope to see you all and catch up with you soon!

Saturday, August: 13 Snellville Farmers Market

The students of Franklin Pond Too will present a free string quartet concert Saturday, August 13 from 8 to 10 am at the Snellville Farmers Market, 2342 Oak Road, Snellville, GA 30078.  (Town Green adjacent to City Hall).  We look forward to seeing you there!

Tuesday, August 2: Final Summer Concert

On Tuesday, August 2 at 8:00 p.m. in Kellett Chapel at Peachtree Presbyterian Church, Franklin Pond will hold its final summer concert.  This performance will feature each of the four Franklin Pond groups and the faculty Franklin Pond Quartet.  This FREE concert is always a hit with our audiences but it fills up quickly so come early to claim a seat.  This event is a favorite meeting place for Franklin Pond alumns and we love seeing them each year.  Peachtree Presbyterian is located at 3434 Roswell Road NW (in Buckhead) Atlanta, GA 30305.

Thursday, August 4: Canterbury Court

On Thursday, August 4 from 7:30-8:30 p.m., the Franklin Pond Too quartet will give a “Community Concert” at Canterbury Court in the Community Room.  After a mostly classical fare, the violist, Emma DeJarnett has agreed to exchange her viola for a violin and play a couple of bluegrass tunes she has performed all over Georgia.  Talent abounds at Franklin Pond!  The quartet will also play works by composer Michael Kurth who plays string bass in the ASO and was commissioned to compose one of the ten fanfares played by the orchestra last season. The address for Canterbury Court is 3750 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30319.

July 30 &31: Jekyll Island

We are all set for Jekyll Island again this summer. Concerts are July 30th and 31st. Head to the Georgia coast and listen to some great music.

Wednesday, July 27: Mt. Vernon Towers

The students are looking forward to performing at the Mt. Vernon Towers on Wednesday, July 27. We are scheduled to perform at 4:00 p.m.. This will be the third student summer performance.