Composer Michael Gandolfi, whose Imaginary Numbers is being performed by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra this week.

This Week: April 3 – 9, 2019

Posted on Mondays, the listings are for Wednesday through the following Tuesday.



TOP FIVE LIVE

WED/3
CAFÉ MOMUS & SONIC GENERATOR · West Village Concert Hall (Georgia Tech) @ 7:30pm. Wanda Yang Temko, soprano; Jessica Petrasek, flute/piccolo; Ted Gurch, clarinet/bass clarinet; Helen Kim, violin/viola; Brad Ritchie, cello; Tim Whitehead, piano; Chaowen Ting, conductor; plus student musicians of Georgia Tech. HIGDON: Autumn Music; KORNGOLD: String Sextet, Op. 10 (mvts. 1 & 4) SCHÖNBERG: Pierrot lunaire. pwp.gatech.edu/cafemomus/upcoming-performances/

THU/4, FRI/5, SAT/6, SUN/7
ATLANTA OPERA · Le Maison Rouge at Paris on Ponce, THU/FRI/SAT @ 7:30pm, SUN @ 3pm. PIAZZOLLA: Maria de Buenos Aires. (Final week.) Solange Merdinian (Maria), Gustavo Feulien (El Payador), Milton Loayza (El Duende). Conductor: Jorge Parodi; Production Director: Tomer Zvulun. www.atlantaopera.org/

THU/4, FRI/5*, SAT/6
ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA · THU/SAT: Symphony Hall @ 8pm. *FRI: Falany Performing Arts Center (Reinhardt University – Waleska, GA) @ 8pm. Robert Spano, conductor; Jeremy Denk, piano; Elizabeth Koch Tiscione, oboe; Laura Ardan, clarinet; Andrew Brady, bassoon; Brice Andrus, horn. GANDOLFI: Imaginary Numbers; MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 25; BARTÓK: Concerto for Orchestra. THU/4 only: includes pre-concert chamber recital at 6:45pm. www.aso.org

SAT/6
EMORY GAMELAN ENSEMBLE · Emory University Performing Arts Studio (PAS) @ 5pm. Pak Sumarsam, master shadow puppeteer; Darsono Hadirahardjo, master gamelan musician perform with the Emory Gamelan: ARJUNA WIWAHA (“The Celebration of Arjuna”). The heroic Arjuna of the Mahabharata epic comes to life in Indonesian shadow puppetry. www.emorygamelan.org

SUN/7
GEORGIAN CHAMBER PLAYERS · Kellett Chapel, Peachtree Presbyterian Church @ 4pm. Vavid Coucheron, violin; Reid Harris, viola; Julianne Lee, viola; Chrisopher Rex, cello; Elizabeth Pridgen, piano; Julie Coucheron, piano. MOZART: Piano Quartet No. 2 in E-flat Major K. 493; KREISLER: Preludium and Allegro; DVOŘÁK: Piano Quaret in E-flat Major. www.georgianchamberplayers.org/


FEATURED FESTIVALS

SUN/7 – SAT/13
2019 SOUNDNOW ATLANTA FESTIVAL · SUN/7, Kopleff Recital Hall @ 3pm. Terminus Ensemble. Music by N. CHAMBERLAIN, HERSH, KNOX, LoCASCIO, MILAM and WYSOCKI. • MON/8, Kopleff Recital Hall @ 7:30pm. neoPhonia Ensemble. Music by R.S. THOMPSON, MILAM, LEMAY, STEFANSSON and DEMOS. • TUE/9, Kopleff Recital Hall @ 7:30pm. Bent Frequency. “Anthem” – Music by GEORGE LEWIS plus SINGLETON, T.J. ANDERSON, ABBASI, BEGLARIAN, C. COWARD and KOH. • (Additional SoundNOW Festival concerts will be listed in the next THIS WEEK, to be posted MON/8). www.atlantasoundnowfestival.com


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PERFORMANCE BROADCASTS & STREAMS

SUN/14
ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 10:00pm. Part 1: Leif Ove Andsnes, piano. BEETHOVEN: Six Variations in F Major, Op. 34 / Sonata No. 11 in B-Flat Major, Op. 22 • Part 2: Stephen Hough, piano. DEBUSSY: Images, Book I (Reflets dans l’eau / Hommage à Rameau / Mouvement). Recorded 3/4/2014 & 11/10/2018 at Spivey Hall, Clayton State University. [PROGRAM TIME 00:56:55] Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/16 @ 3pm & SAT/20 @ 10am]. www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-music-scene/

SUN/14
ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. From the ASO’s NOV 8/10, 2018 concerts. ROSSINI: String Sonata No. 1 • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 8 • BRAHMS: Violin Concerto. Roberto Abbado, conductor ◆ Veronika Eberle, violin. (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/16 @ 4pm; SAT/20 @ 11:00am) www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-symphony-orchestra/


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