"Musical Explorers," a partnership between Carnegie Hall and the Savannah Music Festival, teaches music education to children in the Savannah-Chatham schools through the music of the Georgia and South Carolina coast.
Georgia Trend magazine's annual list of 100 most influential Georgians includes some recognition for the state's arts community. The publication came out with its "power list" this week. It features mostly business and political leaders, with Governor Nathan Deal on the cover. But Georgia Trend also noted Atlanta painter Alejandro Aguilera and Georgia Council for the Arts director Karen Paty.