Monthly Archives: February 2014

Review: ASO and Chorus perform, and record, an evening of music by Vaughan Williams [ArtsATL]

by Mark Gresham | 22 Feb 2014

David Coucheron, left, with Music Director Robert Spano. (Photo by Jeff Roffman)

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus performed a concert on Thursday evening at Symphony Hall composed entirely of music by British composer Ralph Vaughan Williams …
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News: Atlanta Symphony names Joseph Young assistant conductor and ASYO music director [ArtsATL]

by Mark Gresham | 6 Feb 2014

Joseph Young will be the ASO’s first African American assistant conductor. (Photo by Jeff Roffman)

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra has named Joseph Young, a Charleston native who turns 32 in April, to be its new assistant conductor and director of …
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Review: For the Atlanta Symphony and yMusic, the ice and snow don’t stop the show [ArtsATL]

by Mark Gresham | 3 Feb 2014

Despite a canceled rehearsal, guest conductor Roberto Abbado rallied the ASO.

Be careful what you wish for: you may get it, but not as you expect it. Last Friday, at a reception that followed the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s performance at Kennesaw State University, ASO Concertmaster David Coucheron casually expressed his wish that it would snow in Atlanta, …
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