Jazz artist Melvin Jones perfoms Friday at KSU's Bailey Performance Center.

This Week: January 29 – February 4

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


THU/30 & SAT/1
ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA · Atlanta Symphony Hall, THU & SAT @ 8pm. Karina Canellakis, conductor; Leila Josefowicz, violin. BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No. 3; BERG: Violin Concerto; SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5. www.atlantasymphony.org

FRI/31 & SUN/2
THE ATLANTA OPERA · Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. FRI @ 8pm, SUN @ 3pm. R. STRAUSS: Salome. Frank Van Aken (Herod Antipas ), Jennifer Larmore (Herodias ), Jennifer Holloway (Salome), Nathan Berg (Jochanaan). Arthur Fagen , conductor; Tomer Zvulun, director. www.atlantaopera.org

MELVIN JONES & KSU FACULTY JAZZ PARLIAMET · Morgan Concert Hall, Bailey Performance Center (Kennesaw) @ 8pm. Atlanta jazz trumpeter, Melvin Jones, joins the KSU Faculty Jazz Parliament for a night of improvisatory pyrotechnics. Part of the Trumpet Festival of the Southeast. arts.kennesaw.edu/music

BACH BOW XII · Emerson Concert Hall, Schwartz Center for Performing Arts @ 4pm. Timothy Albrecht, harpsichord, organ, and piano; Elena Cholakova, piano; Bradley Howard, tenor; William Ransom, piano; Don E. Saliers, piano; Elizabeth Fayette, violin; Jessica Shuang Wu, violin; Guang Wang, cello. “Allegro” from Keyboard Concerto in D Major, BWV 1054; (\tenor aria from Cantata BWV 181 “Der schädlichen Zornen unendliche Zahl”; “Allgro” from Keyboard Concerto in A Major, BWV 1055′ Concerto in D Minor for Two Violins, BWV 1043; tenor chorale form Cantata, BWV 140 “Zion hört die Wächter singen”; Concerto in D Minor for Multiple Keyboards, BWV 1063. arts.emory.edu/

THE METROPOLITAN OPERA NATIONAL COUNCIL AUDITIONS · Spivey Hall (Morrow) @ 2pm. Promising young vocalists from four states sing opera arias before a panel of expert judges, competing to advance to the National Auditions finals on the stage of New York’s famed Metropolitan Opera. www.spiveyhall.org

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PERFORMANCE TODAY · WABE 90.1-2 HD-2 @ 1pm & 8pm (program is 2 hours). Broadcast includes performance of Clara Schumann’s Piano Trio from the Atlanta Chamber Players’ October 13, 2019 concert at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church. The program will also be streamed at WABE.org online at the same time. The show audio is also available on the Performance Today website beginning at 9 a.m. ET the day of broadcast and for a period of thirty (30) days following the initial show broadcast. www.wabe.org/

THU/30, SUN/2
THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm. From the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s live concerts. MILHAUD: The Bull on the Roof; CANTELOUBE: Songs of the Auvergne; DEBUSSY: Preludes & La Mer. Donald Runnicles, conductor; Kim-Lillian Strebel, soprano; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. www.gpbnews.org/programs/aso-gpb

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. From the ASO’s MAY 9/11, 2019 concerts. RICHARD PRIOR: …of shadow and light…; JAMES OLIVERIO: Double Timpani Concerto; BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5. Robert Spano, conductor; Mark Yancich, timpani & Paul Yancich, timpani. (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/4 @ 4pm; SAT/8 @ 11:00am) www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-symphony-orchestra/

ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 10:00pm. Jonathan Pilkington, tenor & Cristina Dinella, piano. William Croft: A Hymn on Divine Musick; Benjamin Britten: The last rose of summer, The Red Cockatoo & O Waly, Waly; Robert Schumann: Dichterliebe, Op. 48
Aaron Copland: The Boatman’s Dance, Long Time Ago & I Bought Me A Cat. [Recorded 9/8/2019 at Georgia State University’s Perimeter College Clarkston Campus] PROGRAM TIME 00:54:43 Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/4 @ 3pm & SAT/8 @ 10am. www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-music-scene/

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