Friends of Music

Friends of Music at Emory are music lovers who contribute time and financial resources to help the Department of Music realize its goals and to provide enrichment opportunities for the students, faculty, and wider community. Our executive board members volunteer hundreds of hours each year to meet our fundraising goals.


Friends of Music Summer 2017 Newsletter

Friends of Music Spring 2017 Newsletter

Friends of Music Fall 2016 Newsletter

Your Membership Dollars

Your generous gifts enrich the musical life of ourcommunity by supporting students and faculty in multiple ways. This year we are proud to announce $20,700 in funds granted to the department and students for programming, academic enhancement, and scholarships for required music lessons for music majors.

Grants 2017-18

How to Join the Friends of Music

Levels of Membership:

Composer $2500-5000
Conductor $1000-2499
Artist $500-999
Patron $300-499
Sponsor $100-299 Member $50-99
Member (Alumni, Faculty, Staff, Music Parents) $45
Emory Students $10

Please let us know if you are interested in joining by contacting Martha Shockey, 404-727-6280 or emailing or you may utlize the following options:


To donate over the phone call 404.727.6280 or 1.866.MY EMORY (1.866.693.6679). Available Mon.-Fri.


You can send your donation through the mail. Be sure to enclose a note designating the Friends of Music as the recipient.

Emory Friends of Music
Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts
1700 N. Decatur Rd., Suite 210
Atlanta, GA 30322


Please see the levels listed above to make your choice on giving levels, the form does not populate with these categories.

Please visit this link to make your membership gift online using your credit card.

Emory Employees may sign up for monthly payroll deduction through Peoplesoft and the MyEmory heading.

Arts at Emory tickets and information, please visit or call the box office at 404-727-5050.

Benefits of Membership

Members receive a yearly arts card that can be used to obtain a variety of discounts at Emory and in the community. These discounts and benefits for each membership level below are currently being updated and will be posted by late August. A list of benefits can be found here.

One new program that is a benefit of membership is Backstage With Emory Music.