The ASO's massive production of Gustav Mahler's "Symphony of a Thousand" will be featured on WAABE's Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Broadcasts this coming Sunday. (photo: Jeff Roffman)

THIS WEEK: July 22 – 28, 2020

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


Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are no live concert listings this week.

Important COVID-19 update: On Monday, June 29, Georgia Governor Brian P. Kemp signed two executive orders extending the Public Health State of Emergency and existing COVID-19 safety requirements and guidelines that were due to expire on June 30 at 11:59 PM. Read more….


Archival and new on demand video and audio from the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

WAED/22 – TUE/228
📹 ORLI SHAHAM, piano · “Midweek Mozart” features music drawn from Shaham’s new all-Mozart album. A new episode begins each Wednesday @ 10am ET.

Bonus! 🎧 Listen to John Lemley’s recent interview with Orli SHaham for EarRelevant: Orli Shaham’s cheerful Bach Yard Playdates brings classical music to the very young.


THU/23, SUN/26
🎧 10:00pm ET: THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm.Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Donald Runnicles, conductor; James Ehnes, violin. SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 15; TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto.

🎧 8:00pm ET: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. & Chorus. Robert Spano, conductor; Evelina Dobračeva, soprano; Erin Wall, soprano; Nicole Cabell, soprano; Michelle DeYoung, mezzo-soprano; Kelley O’Connor, mezzo-soprano; Nicky Spence, tenor; Russell Braun, baritone; Morris Robinson, bass; Morehouse College Glee Club; Spelman College Glee Club; Gwinnett Young Singers; MAHLER: Symphony No. 8, “Symphony of a Thousand”; (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/28 @ 4pm; SAT/1 @ 11am)

🎧 10:00pm ET: ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1M. Dmitri Ratser, piano. Frédéric CHOPIN: Polonaise in A-Flat Major, Op. 53 / Mazurka in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 6, No. 2 / Mazurka in A Minor Op. 63, No. 1 / Mazurka in B-Flat Major, Op. 7, No. 1 / Nocturne in C-Sharp Minor, Op. Posth. / Waltz in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 64, No. 2; Franz LISZT: Dante Sonata; Sergei RACHMANINOFF: Variations on a Theme by Corelli, Op. 42 / Prelude in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 3, No. 2 / Prelude in G-Sharp Minor, Op. 32, No. 12 / Prelude in G Minor, Op. 23, No. 5 / Etude-Tableaux in C Major, Op. 33 No. 2 / C-Sharp Minor, Op. 33, No. 6. Recorded October 9, 1994 at Clayton State University’s Spivey Hall