News & Features

February 04, 2016

Help us name the Atlanta Music Project Van!

The AMP Van needs a name! You’ve seen the AMP Van driving around Atlanta, shuttling our young artists to and from rehearsals and concerts. Now help us come up with a unique name to fit its flashy exterior. Submit your … Continue reading

January 24, 2016

Guest Musician Lil John Roberts featured in AMPlify Lecture & Performance Series

Internationally-acclaimed drummer Lil John Roberts presents a lecture and performance, followed by a musical collaboration with the AMPlify Choir. This exclusive opportunity for the AMPlify students to perform alongside a world-class musician is the first installment of the AMPlify Performance … Continue reading

January 23, 2016

Two AMP Students Become First to Go to GMEA ALL-State Orchestra

Two Atlanta Music Project students will participate in the Georgia Music Educator’s Association All-State Orchestra in March 2016 after successfully passing two rounds of auditions and winning second chair in different orchestras. Bassists Joshua Sheperd and Alivia Carter are the first … Continue reading

November 12, 2015

AMP Co-Directors win Spelman College Award

The co-directors of the Atlanta Music Project (AMP) have been honored with the 2015 Spelman College Local Community Service Award. The honorees, Dantes Rameau, Co-founder and Executive Director of AMP, and Aisha Bowden, Co-founder and Director of AMPlify, the choral … Continue reading

November 03, 2015

VIDEO: AMPlify Choir performs at Art on the Atlanta BeltLine

The AMPlify Choir made its Atlanta BeltLine debut, performing at the Art on the Atlanta BeltLine concert series on October 11, 2015 at the Historic Old Fourth Ward Park Amphitheater. Watch the full concert below.  

November 02, 2015

AMP Performs for Free Community Screening of “Crescendo: The Power of Music”

The Atlanta Music Project in partnership with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra present a free community screening of the documentary “Crescendo: The Power of Music” on Sunday, November 8. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with the Executive … Continue reading

August 25, 2015

Hometown Hero Returns to Atlanta To Support AMP Scholarships

Internationally-hailed violist and Atlanta native Jennifer Stumm performs works with Pianist Roman Rabinovich at Spivey Hall at Clayton State University on Tuesday, September 1 at 8 p.m. Proceeds benefit the Atlanta Music Project Endowed Scholarships at Clayton State University. Performance to include Brahms … Continue reading

August 18, 2015

AMP Accepting Guitar & Snare Drum Donations

  The Atlanta Music Project is now accepting guitar and snare drum donations for its new AMPlify Flagship Site until September 8, 2015. Donate your gently used guitars (all sizes), snare drums, snare drum stands, and drum sticks. Please note: we … Continue reading