"If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music."   

Albert Einstein

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    The section includes the concert programs and expanded program notes from the Atlanta Concert Band's 2017 performance schedule.

    Music is often inspired by stories.  The Flight of the Bumble Bee is no different.  Nicholai Rimsky-Korrsokav composed The Flight of the Bumble Bee after being inspired by poem "The Tale of Tsar Saltan" by Aleksandr Pushkin. 

    The Atlanta Concert Bands Program Notes.  The information includes a short description about the music included in the performance.  

    This course explores the importance of music in super hero film.  It explores the cultural importance of super heroes, the origin of the super hero and the common theme among super heroes.  

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    Power Up with STEAM
    by Admin User - Sunday, 26 March 2017, 8:45 PM

    The following excerpt is taken from "STEAM not STEM" website.  

    STEM is based on skills generally using the left half of the brain and thus is logic driven. Much research and data shows that activities like Arts, which uses the right side of the brain supports and fosters creativity, which is essential to innovation. Clearly the combination of superior STEM education combined with Arts education (STEAM) should provide us with the education system that offers us the best chance for regaining the innovation leadership essential to the new economy.


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    A Stroll Down Jazz Street
    by Admin User - Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 2:55 AM

    The Atlanta Concert Band will perform a variety of Gershwin songs at the Chaddick Performing Arts Center in Atlanta.  The Big Peach Swing Band will play the second half of the concert.