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Musicians play for Election Day voters for moment of normalcy and hope

“For musicians Ally Jenkins and Brian Raddock, performing on Election Day, even to a small crowd, was a moment of triumph, especially in a time where their life’s work has been slipping through their fingers.”


East Atlanta music program offers virtual ‘pay what you can’ summer classes

“It’s very scary. Businesses are having to close, freelance artists freelance musicians are losing entire incomes. So my goal was that I have to start thinking outside the box,” AME co-founder, Elexa Bancroft tells My East Atlanta News.

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Atlanta organization offering summer music classes at ‘pay what you can’ rate

“But even summer camps that have pivoted to virtual options can still come with a hefty price tag, which is why one Atlanta organization is offering virtual summer music classes at a ‘pay what you can’ rate.”

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Elexa Bancroft to be Capitol City Opera’s Education Director

“As Education Director, Ms. Bancroft will produce 45-minute programs that introduce pre-K to 5th graders to the music and technical concepts of opera.”

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Amber Grant Award

In April of 2019, Ms. Elexa Bancroft was the recipient of an Amber Grant which spotlights entrepreneurial women. 

Congratulations to Elexa Bancroft, founder of Atlanta Music Education. In our interview below, Elexa tells the history of AME, shares what sets her business apart from others and dishes on advice for aspiring female entrepreneurs.

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Check out the 11Alive article here