News & Features

July 22, 2015

Knock Knock Live Visits AMP

Well, not sure what to say about this particular moment in the history of my life and the Atlanta Music Project! This is the kind of stuff that’s so amazing, you can’t even dream about it. My heartfelt thanks to … Continue reading

July 21, 2015

Atlanta Music Project Featured on Season Premiere of “Knock Knock Live”

Atlanta Music Project Executive Director Dantes Rameau Surprised by Rapper Common on New Unscripted FOX Television Event Series Atlanta, July 21, 2015 – Knock knock…it’s Common at the door! Atlanta resident and Executive Director of the Atlanta Music Project Dantes Rameau … Continue reading

July 20, 2015

AMPlify Choirs 2014-2015 Year-in-Review Video

The AMPlify@IvyPrep Choirs had some amazing performance opportunities this year;  they opened an Atlanta Film Festival premiere, performed on the stage of Spivey Hall,  and sang alongside the venerated musicians of the Morehouse College and Spelman College Glee Clubs! And … Continue reading

July 19, 2015

Bringing Communities Together Through Music

As many of you know, the 2014-2015 school year was AMP’s fifth year of programming. For this special milestone we wanted to create something special for our students who spend so many hours patiently honing their musical craft at AMP, … Continue reading

July 16, 2015

Watching the beauty unfold (VIDEO)

Ira Glass speaks on the process of creating something beautiful. There are stages where things are not as lovely as you thought they would be, and the product you see doesn’t quite match your initial vision. But, as Ira suggests, … Continue reading

June 29, 2015

Music education gives students a chance to learn real-world skills

By Guest Columnists DANTES RAMEAU, co-founder and executive director of the Atlanta Music Project; and AISHA BOWDEN, co-founder and director of AMPlify, the choral program of the Atlanta Music Project The reduction, reconfiguration or in some instances, the complete elimination, … Continue reading

June 16, 2015

The Atlanta Music Project Launches Flagship After-School Choral Program at The Kindezi School at West Lake

AMPlify, the choral music program of the Atlanta Music Project, to serve 85 Kindezi students. ATLANTA, JUNE 18, 2015 – The Atlanta Music Project and The Kindezi Schools have formed a partnership to launch a flagship site for AMPlify, the choral music program of the Atlanta … Continue reading

June 04, 2015

Atlanta Music Project Op-Ed Regarding Atlanta Public Schools’ Elementary School Band and Orchestra Programs

By Dantes Rameau and Aisha Bowden, Co-Directors of the Atlanta Music Project   The reduction, reconfiguration or in some instances, the complete elimination, of music classes in public schools across the country has been commonplace now for years. Generally attributed … Continue reading