ASO review: Spano, orchestra and chorus bring John Adams’ “A Flowering Tree” to full blossom [ArtsATL]

by Mark Gresham | 9 Jun 2012, ArtsATL

As Jessica Rivera sang, her video image was projected behind the ASO Chorus. (Photo by J.D. Scott)

As Jessica Rivera sang, her video image was projected behind the ASO Chorus. (Photo by J.D. Scott)

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra concludes its 2011-12 season this week with two performances of John Adams’ opera “A Flowering Tree.” The two-act, two-hour production is semi-staged in the ASO’s increasingly familiar “theater of a concert” format. … • READ MORE on ArtsATL