Joseph Pierce

...Wood Butler. He retired from East Central Regional Hospital after 27 years as a Health Services Tech. Mark enjoyed classical music, old western movies, liked cool cars and enjoyed socializing with all his friends on Facebook. He was a member...

Singer-songwriter Ben Folds performing with Symphony Orchestra Augusta

...Wednesday.Folds, the former frontman of the alternative rock band Ben Folds Five, is known for blending pop and classical music. In 2013, he composed Concerto for Piano and Orchestra and began performing with symphonies across the world.Upcoming...

John Mills III

...Authority, and was a third generation member and second-generation president of the Sylvania Rotary Club. He loved classical music, opera, the ballet, literature, poetry, and history, especially of WWII and medieval Europe. He was preceded...

Quartet helps keep classical music alive

For the much-decorated Lark Quartet, classical music is more than just playing the works of dead people. That's why at its Augusta concert, the group will begin with Schubert and...

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Conductor wants to show that classical music has lots of soul

...Emil du Cou had few opportunities for exposure to classical music. His was not a family that made outings to concerts, operas or ballets. For him, classical music was elevated, seemingly beyond reach. Only later...

Governor wants babies to hear classical music

...Beethoven for babies? Gov. Zell Miller, an avid country music buff, wants Georgia newborns listening often to soothing classical music to boost their brain power. To make that happen, Mr. Miller asked the Legislature on Tuesday to spend $105,000...

Rumsfeld's 'poetic' voice set to classical music

...Rumsfeld's unscripted remarks are at once deliberate and casual, and often simply odd. The combination is perfect for classical music, Kong said in an interview with The Associated Press. "What we show in the songs is that we believe that Rumsfeld...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Bufford brings big city cabaret show to Evans crowd

...The Lewis Family, Little Roy Lewis and Lizzy Long; Vineyard church pastor and former TV broadcaster Reese LeRoy; classical music concertmaster Calvin Lewis; author and University of South Carolina professor Tom Poland and several NFL players...

Carolla talks daddyhood in new book

...the exact same thing: food, diet, whatever.All the nonsense you hear about, you know, they have to listen to classical music when they're in their prenatal whatever. It doesn't amount to a hill of crap. These kids do what they do. They...

Miller unveils disc of music for babies

...heard their first strains of classical music from a cartoon or car commercial...specially-produced collection of classical music to be delivered to every Georgia...regularly. Yet, advocating classical music is a little out of character...