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16 September 2014By:AMP
The Atlanta Music Project celebrates Year Five and you’re invited! Thanks to you, we are celebrating five years of using music to inspire social change in the lives of our students...
05 September 2014By:AMP
Dantes Rameau isn’t your typical entrepreneur out looking to change the business world. The Carnegie Hall performing bassoonist-turned-social activist simply wants to transform Atlanta’s underserved neighborhoods one musician...
29 August 2014By:AMP
Here it is! The first commercial of the 2014 Chick-fil-A Kickoff game on ESPN, featuring the Atlanta Music Project. This is the short version. The extended version will...
The Atlanta Music Project is proud to announce its 2013 Spring Concert Season. The five concert season features students from all four of AMP’s sites and programs. Concert highlights include performances at Piedmont Park and the W Atlanta Midtown. Our … Continue reading
The Atlanta Music Project proudly announces the 2013 AMP Academy Masterclasses, featuring prominent guests artists from around the country. These 2013 AMP Academy Masterclasses are made possible with the support of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation. The AMP Academy launched … Continue reading
Intensive, after-school choir program will serve 50 children and put on public concerts The Atlanta Music Project, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides intense music education for underserved youth right in their neighborhood, has partnered with Ivy Preparatory Academy at Kirkwood … Continue reading
The room at Coan Middle School seems to expand and shiver with the booming sound, as Asia Latimore moves the bow across the strings of her bass violin. “Now what went wrong there?” asks her teacher, Katie Algarra. “You had … Continue reading
Just south of downtown Atlanta lies the neighborhood known as Mechanicsville. Established as a mostly working-class neighborhood in the late 19th century, it has fallen on harder times. A 2009 report on City-Data.com said that it had a 60 percent poverty rate … Continue reading
Fox 5 Atlanta features AMPlify Fundraiser. With tight local school budgets, music education programs keep getting cut. But one after school program has been filling the gap by providing two hours of intense music lessons every day for kids in … Continue reading
This fall, AMP will expand to launch AMPlify, the all-choral program of the Atlanta Music Project! AMPlify will give 50 elementary school students in Atlanta’s Mechanicsville neighborhood the opportunity to: Be a part of an intense after-school choral program Learn to read … Continue reading