Press Release

April 27, 2013

AMP Announces 2013 Spring Concert Season

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

April 13, 2013

AMP Academy Hosts Prominent Guests Artists

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

January 28, 2013

Atlanta Music Project Launches AMPlify at Ivy Preparatory Academy at Kirkwood

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

November 22, 2012

Atlanta Music Project gains steam

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

October 22, 2012

Atlanta Music Project, which trains needy children, to start choral program in Mechanicsville

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

October 04, 2012

Program helps kids learn music, stay in school

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

September 17, 2012

Help Launch AMPlify!

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

June 14, 2012

A chat with … Dantes Rameau

His Atlanta Music Project features intense education for at-risk kids Dantes Rameau is co-founder and executive director of the Atlanta Music Project: Music for Social Change, which brings music education to at-risk children throughout Atlanta. What is the Atlanta Music … Continue reading