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Symphony Orchestra Augusta, Ed Turner and Number 9 to perform benefit concert in January

...Light Orchestra. "Ed Turner and Number 9 have been a great inspiration to the community over many years," SOA's Music Director Shizuo Z Kuwahara said in a news release. "We are so excited to be able to collaborate in this event where the funds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-10-15/symphony-orchestra-au
SC minister sentenced for child sex

...illicit contact with underage girls. Detectives say he preyed on girls he met through the ministry. Rutledge was music director at Camp Creek Baptist Church for more than 40 years until his arrest.Rutledge's 25-year sentence will run concurrent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-03/sc-minister-sentenced-child-
Stress-salt therapy at Georgia Regents University might work for Meniere's disease

...he has lost some hearing in it. That's a problem for Brandyberry, who is a musician and serves as organist and music director for Barnwell United Methodist Church."It is kind of frightening because you wonder down the road if you are going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-07/stress-salt-therapy-georg
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-17/rants-raves
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-01/georgia-state-students-fight-
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-05-15/just-right-note-
27 debutantes presented at cotillion fundraiser

...event benefits Symphony Orchestra Augusta.Anna Kim Fletcher was the 2014 chair woman and Shizuo Z. Ku wa hara, the music director of Symphony Orchestra Augusta, was the honorary chairman.This year's debutantes are:? Caroline Elizabeth Andrew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/fashion/2014-12-20/27-debutantes-presented-cot
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-06-28/star-spangled-chorus-ready-i
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-29/richmond-county-selects-f
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-08/atlanta-symphony-orchestra-pl