Atlanta Symphony Orchestra concertmaster David Coucheron solos in Beethoven's Violin Concerto this Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.

This Week: January 15 – 21, 2020

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


EAR POLLEN EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC SERIES · 378 Galley @ 7pm. “Series #1 Debut” – Theremin and synth improv by Andrew Levine from Hamburg, Germany; local jazz-based drum, synth and guitar duo Helton & Bragg; local woodwind wizard Tim Crump.

ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA · Schwartz Center for Performing Arts @ 8pm. SOLD OUT. Mark Wigglesworth, conductor; Khatia Buniatishvili, pianist.Music by Jonathan DOVE, Sergei RACHMANINOFF and Jean SIBELIUS.

THU/16, SAT/18 & SUN/19
ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA · Atlanta Symphony Hall, THU & SAT @ 8pm, SUN @ 3pm. Robert Spano, conductor; David Coucheron, violin. KNUSSEN: Two Organa; LUTOSŁAWSKI: Concerto for Orchestra; BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto.

BEHZOD ABDURAIMOV · Spivey Hall @ 3pm. Behzod Abduraimov, piano. CHOPIN: Préludes, Op. 28; DEBUSSY: Children’s Corner; MUSSORGSKY: Pictures at an Exhibition.

BENT FREQUENCY & ZHOU FAMILY BAND · Kopleff Recital Hall @ 7:30pm. “Chinese New (Y)Ear!” Sarah Kruser Ambrose, flute; Ted Gurch, clarinet; Jan Berry Baker, saxophone; Tania Maxwell Clements, viola; Daniel Tosky, bass; Erika Tazawa, piano; Stuart Gerber, percussion. with Zhou Family Band (Chinese folk music ensemble). Contemporary and traditional folk works by Chinese composers, including Chen Yi, Carolyn Chen, and Tonia Ko.



ATLANTA CHAPTER OF CHORISTERS GUILD · Peachree Road United Methodist Chuirch @ 7:30pm. “Our Song Shall Rise to Thee – 50th Anniversary Hymn Festival” celebrates a half century of Atlanta Chapter pf Choristers Guild. The Hymn Festival will feature The Atlanta Master Chorale, The Gwinnett Young Singers, and The Shallowford Presbyterian Church Chancel Choir! The guild will also welcome professional organist, Scott Atchison, and conductors, Emily Floyd, Eric Nelson, and Lynn Urda. Highlights include an anthem commissioned by composer, Becki Slagle Mayo. Frea admission; an offering will be taken to benefit the Atlanta Choristers Guild.



THU/16, SUN/19
THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm. From the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s live concerts. PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 4; RAVEL: Piano Concerto in G; STRAVINSKY: Firebird Suite. Lionel Bringuier, conductor; Lise de la Salle, piano; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.

ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 10:00pm. The Atlanta Community Symphony Orchestra. Juan Ramírez, conductor & violin soloist; Pablo Alfaro, guest conductor. HAYDN: Concerto No. 1 in C Major for Violin & Orchestra; RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Capriccio, Op. 34 [Recorded 5/24/2019 at Kennesaw State University]; The Bellingham Festival Orchestra,
Calidore String Quartet. Michael Palmer, conductor. Juan RAMÍREZ: Suite Latina. [Recorded 7/9/2016 at Bellingham, Washington]. PROGRAM TIME 01:00:41 Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/21 @ 3pm & SAT/25 @ 10am].

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. From the ASO’s APR 25/26/27, 2019 concerts. SULLIVAN: Overture di Ballo; ELGAR: Cello Concerto; SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 2. Carlos Kalmar, conductor; Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello. (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/21 @ 4pm; SAT/25 @ 11:00am)