THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR DEVELOPMENT OF THE GIFTED AND TALENTED (AADGT)  has worked since 1993 with extraordinarily talented young musicians from around the world. Our aim is to help talented aspiring artists to reach the pinnacle of their potential.


Festival 2016

WINNERS CONCERTS at CARNEGIE HALL                       Sunday April 17, 2016

Piano,strings, winds, voice  and chamber ensembles are welcome to participate in our Festival.


AADGT in Media

The "Passion of Music" Concerts and AADGT's work has attracted international media attention. 

CBS Network Television, RTN network, TF1 of France and states' local tv stations  aired documentaries about AADGT  festivals' winners



With your generous support, AADGT will continue to help young musicians flourish their talents. We are grateful for your donation. AADGT is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization and all donations are fully tax deductible. Thank you in advance for your support.