music education

Boudleaux Bryant Festival
11 Oct

Boudleaux Bryant Festival

The Georgia Music Foundation is proud to support the Boudleaux Bryant Festival in recognition of one of Georgia’s musical legends. On Friday and Saturday, Oct. 11 & 12, the City of Shellman and the Shellman Beautification Association host the Boudleaux Bryant Festival to celebrate what would have been Boudleaux Bryant’s 100th birthday. On Friday night, Albany’s Bo Henry Band entertains on the main stage beginning at 8 p.m. at the Shellman Park + Depot. Saturday’s festivities run from 10...

06 Apr

Ten Ways to Support Music in Your Community

Students who attend Otis Music Camp in Macon, Georgia perform in the camp finale. Learn which music organizations serve kids — youth symphonies, summer camps, after-school programs or the music program at local schools — and make a donation. Volunteer for a music organization or school music program in whatever capacity is a fit for you, from camp counselor to videographer to fundraiser! Eli Chapman tries his hand at trombone. (Photo by Tim Song) If you have a musical instrument that isn’t being played, donate it to...