Atlanta Symphony Orchestra players ratify contract

...world," he said in the statement."The unwavering support for the Musicians and the ASO as an institution by both Music Director Robert Spano and Donald Runnicles, Principal Guest Conductor of the ASO, never can be fully expressed in words...

Richmond County selects finalists for Teacher of Year

...year's finalists are Heph zibah High School social studies/economics teacher Clinton Borders, Deer Chase Elementary music director JaVonne Jones, Laney High School AP statistics/AAC analytic geometry and advanced algebra teacher LaShawn White...

Rants & Raves

...JULY FOURTH, I attended a marvelous star-studded concert in historic St. Paul's Church with Keith Shafer as music director and joined by the Independence Day Chorus and Orchestra. The guest star was Russell Joel Brown. These musicians...

Georgia State students fight radio shakeup

...quickly and loudly, upset they hadn't been informed until the deal was done.Fray DeVore, the station's outgoing music director who graduated this spring, said the outcry was validation for a group of students passionate about the station but...

Star Spangled Chorus ready for Independence Day performance

...powerful and emotional even without instruments backing the choir.That's the sound that Shafer, St. Paul's music director and chorus leader, wants Augusta residents to hear during the Riverwalk Series' 4th of July Chorus and Orchestra...

Just the right note for 25 years

...to recognize her for her 25 years as the church's music director.But she was floored by what the church had planned...and got the job that fall. A year later, when the music director left to follow his wife's ministry, she took over...

North Augusta Cultural Arts council takes to stage with 'I Love a Piano'

...talents and experience in the theater community. Let's put together a theater production.' "Terry, who serves as music director of the production, said she is glad they are expanding their community-wide arts emphasis to include theater...

Co-founder of the Augusta Chorale dies at 101

...sang tenor in the group until health complications stopped him from doing so at age 99.Ellis Johnson, a former music director of the Augusta Chorale, said Babcock worked tirelessly to support the group through fundraising and recruiting...

Big thanks to organ donor

...to prosper in the CSRA.Rob NordanDon Cleary, Ph.D.Evans (The writers are, respectively, the executive/music director of the Columbia County Orchestra, and the artistic director of the Columbia County Choral Society.)

A Joyful Noise: St. Paul's Church Choir Benefit

...New England and Canada. A reception will follow the concert.COST: DonationsABOUT THE CHOIR: Shafer serves as music director for the church and St. Paul's Choir. He has performed across the country and coordinates the popular Tuesdays...