ASO review: Orchestra gets brisk workout with “Also Sprach Zarathustra” and “The Planets” [ArtsATL]

By Mark Gresham | 14 Jun 2013, ArtsATL

The ASO pulled in a larger orchestra for this weekend’s program. (Photo by Jeff Roffman)

The ASO pulled in a larger orchestra for this weekend’s program. (Photo by Jeff Roffman)

On Thursday in Symphony Hall, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performed a concert that paired “Also Sprach Zarathustra” by Richard Strauss and “The Planets” by Gustav Holst, led by Music Director Robert Spano. Both works required larger orchestral forces than normally seen on the Symphony Hall stage … • READ MORE on ArtsATL