Atlanta Symphony Orchestra plays outdoors at Piedmont Park on Wednesday (source: ASO)

This Week: June 12 – 18, 2019

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


ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA IN PIEDMONT PARK (OAK HILL) WED/12, @ 7:30pm. Robert Spano, conductor; THEOFANIDIS: Rainbow Body; ROSSINI: Overture to Il Barbiere di Siviglia; TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No.5.

AMERICAN GUILD OF ORGANISTS ATLANTA SUMMER ORGAN FESTIVAL · Peachtree Road United Methodist Church @ 7:30pm. Elizabeth & Raymond Chenault, Organ. BACH: Prelude and Fugue in C Major, BWV 545, and Trio Sonata in E-flat Major, BWV 525; Mendelssohn: Sonata III in A Major, Op. 65; Langlais: Chant de paix (Song of Peace); Franck: Pièce héroïque; Howells: Master Tallis’ Testament; Vierne: Méditation (from Trois Improvisations) (Reconstructed by Maurice Duruflé), and “Final” from Symphonie pour Orgue No. 1, Op. 14.

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BLUE RIDGE CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL (Blue Ridge, GA), June 6 through June 16.  SAT/15: PULSE Trio, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church (Blue Ridge, Georgia) @ 7pm. SUN/16: Joy of Chamber Music, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church (Blue Ridge, Georgia) @ 3pm.

KON-TIKI CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL (Oslo, Bygdøy, Norway), June 16, 17, 19, 20, all performances 6pm to 8pm at the Norwegian Maritime Museum. · SUN/16: David Coucheron violin; Philippe Benjamin Skow, violin;  Arve Tellefsen, violin; Julianne Lee, viola; Thomas Carroll, cello; Glenn Lewis Gordon, bass Julie Coucheron, piano; Elizabeth Pridgen, piano. GRIEG: Sonata for Piano & Violin No. 1 in F Major, Op. 8; Sonata for Piano & Violin No. 2 in G Major op. 13; Sonata for Piano & Violin No. 3 in C Major op. 45;  DILLMAN: Sonate in e.-minor, piano and bass; GERSHWIN: Rhapsody in Blue, arranged for piano & string quintet.  GADE: Tango Jalousie. BULL: La Mélancolie. SANTANA: La voix de l’Amazonie;  MENDELSSOHN: Piano Trio No. 2 in C Minor (Op. 66). MON/17: David Coucheron, violin & viola; Arve Tellefsen, viola; Thomas Carroll, cello; Julie Coucheron, piano; Elizabeth Pridgen, piano.  BEETHOVEN: Cello Sonata No. 3 in A Major (op. 69); BULL: A Mother’s Prayer.  MONTI: Czardas; Julie Coucheron, piano; Arve Tellefsen and David Coucheron; viola. MENDELSSOHN: Andante & Allegro Brilliante (op. 92);  SMETANA: Piano Trio in G Minor (Op. 15). WED/19: David Coucheron, violin; Julianne Lee, viola; Ernst Simon Glaser, cello. Ernst Simon Glaser, cello; Glenn Lewis Gordon, bass; Julie Coucheron, piano;  Elizabeth Pridgen, piano. BEETHOVEN: Serenade in D Major for String Trio (Op. 8); DVORAK and BRAHMS: Slavic & Hungarian Dances, for Piano, four hands (selections); . BARBER: Souvenirs, Suite for Piano, four hands (Op. 28);  DVORAK: String Quintet No. 2 in G Major (Op. 77);  THU/20: David Coucheron, violin; Julianne Lee, viola;  Ernst Simon Glaser, cello; Glenn Lewis Gordon, contrabass; Kim Wigaard, singer; Julie Coucheron, piano. Julie Coucheron, piano; Elizabeth Pridgen, piano. MOZART: Sonata for Violin & Piano No. 18 in G Major (K. 301) / Papageno’s Aria from The Magic Flute, arr. for piano, four hands; DEBUSSY: Clair de Lune, for Piano, four hands;  SCHUBERT: Quintet for Piano & Strings in A Major (op. 114); Selections from Musicals & Classical Song Repertoire.



THU/13, SUN/16
THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm. From the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s live concerts. BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 1; STRAUSS: Thus Spake Zarathustra. Peter Oundjian, conductor; Benjamin Grosvenor, piano; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.

ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 10:00pm. Kennesaw State University, Faculty Chamber Players. MOZART: Divertimento in E-Flat Major, K. 563; CHUMANN: Piano Quintet in E-Flat Major, Op. 44. Recorded 2/28/2019 at KSU’s Bailey Performance Center. [PROGRAM TIME 01:09:06] Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/18 @ 3pm & SAT/22 @ 10am].

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. From the ASO’s MAR 28/29, 2019 concerts. BEETHOVEN: Egmont Overture; BEETHOVEN: “Triple Concerto;” SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 1, “Spring.” Robert Spano, conductor; Daniel Hope, violin; David Finckel, cello; Wu Han, piano. (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/18 @ 4pm; SAT/22 @ 11:00am)