Hugh Hodgson School of Music

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Paula Poundstone heads to Athens this weekend for a performance at UGA's Performing Arts Center, and WUGA's Chris Shupe caught up with her for a fascinating conversation. Listen below.

The Musical Bridge To Culture

Jan 25, 2018

You might hear the name Athens Tango Project and think it's just another band you might see as part of the vibrant music scene here in Athens....but not only does this band offer a unique brand of music, consistent with the name, it's led by an artist with an equally distinctive sound and story. Feature Reporter Allison Salerno has more about how the band's founder hopes the music will broaden listeners' understanding of Latin American culture.

Hodgson School of Music 'Fire and Ice' Concert

Sep 1, 2017

The Hugh Hodgson School of Music is holding its first major concert of the 2017-18 season tonight at 8 pm. Professor Cynthia Johnston-Turner is the Director of bands. She says concert evokes fire, ice and climate change.

“Through music and through other arts, perhaps we can have these dialogues without fear of offending or getting angry or being polarized,” Johnson-Turner said. “We just doing it without talking, we’re just doing it through performance and through music.”