Press Releases

May 13, 2017: SOA Welcomes Dirk Meyer as New Music Director

January 9, 2017: Orchestra Invites Music Director Finalists to Conduct Symphony Series Concerts

August 26, 2016: Orchestra Announces Guest Conductors

August 19, 2016: Music Director Departs Symphony

April 20, 2016: SOA Presents Josh Kelley Concert on May 9

October 23, 2015: SOA to Perform Classic Holiday Concert in Waynesboro

October 16, 2015: Ed Turner & Number 9 to Perform with SOA

August 21, 2015: SOA Graduates from Georgia Center for Nonprofits’ Momentum

August 12, 2015: Miller’s Opening Night Book Launch

July 7, 2015: SOA Receives Grant Funding from Georgia Council for the Arts

June 25, 2015: SOA Principal Double Bassist, Milton Masciadri, Receives Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts

June 2, 2015: Miller Theater Campaign Reinvigorates with New Director of Development

Mar. 9, 2015: SOA Welcomes New Executive Director

Oct. 31, 2014: SOA Announces Interim Executive Director

Sept. 23, 2014: Grammy Award-Winning Soprano Christine Brewer to Perform with Symphony Orchestra Augusta

May 16, 2014: SOA Conductor Shizuo Z Kuwahara and Local Composer John Hennecken Travel To Takarazuka, Japan, for World Premiere of SOA Commission

Apr. 4, 2014: SOA Music Director Shizuo Z Kuwahara Receives Solti Foundation U.S. Career Assistance Award

Feb. 25, 2014: SOA Announces Rescheduled Melissa Manchester Concert

Jan. 21, 2014: SOA Participates in Carnegie Hall’s Link Up Program

Dec. 17, 2013: SOA Receives NEA Art Works Grant