Nine of Atlanta's top musicians gather for a second time this summer to live-stream chamber music from the sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church. (See "Concerts @ First")

THIS WEEK: August 5 – 11, 2020

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



IN THE NEWS

Three long-time Atlanta Symphony musicians retire (scroll down to: “A Warm Send Off”) • ATL Symphony Musicians | Summer 2020 Newsletter, 1 AUG 2020

Gov. Kemp extends Public Health State of Emergency, renews COVID-19 restrictions • Office of Georgia Gov. Brian P. Kemp, 31 JUL 2020

Boston Symphony cancels Fall 2020, possibly more • Taylor Grant | Musical America, 21 JUL 2020

London’s Wigmore Hall aims to reopen in a month • Jeff Lunden | Slipped Disc, 31 JUL 2020


TOP LIVE & LOCAL

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….


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PERFORMANCE BROADCASTS & STREAMS

ONGOING
📹 🎧 ASO VIRTUAL STAGE ·
Archival and new on demand video and audio from the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra www.atlantasymphony.org/ListenAndWatch/ASO-Virtual-Stage

WED/5 – TUE/11
📹 ORLI SHAHAM, piano · “Midweek Mozart” features music drawn from Shaham’s new all-Mozart album. A new episode begins each Wednesday @ 10am ET. orlishahammozart.com

THU/6, SUN/9
🎧 10:00pm ET: THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm.Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Robert Spano, conductor; Emanuel Ax, piano BRIAN RAPHAEL NABORS: Onward (World Premiere); AARON COPLAND: Suite from Appalachian Spring; BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 1. www.gpbnews.org/programs/aso-gpb


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SUN/9
📹 CONCERTS @ FIRST · “Chamber Music Celebration” is follow-up live-streamed concert held on Jnune 14 at at First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta. As in that comncrt, the nin performes again will be violinists David Coucheron and Helen Hwaya Kim, violist Yinzi Kong cellists Cha,rae Krueger and Christopher Rex, pianists Julie Coucheron, Elizabeth Pridgen and William Ransom, , and organist Jens Korndoerfer. Livestream at firstpresatl.org/concerts-at-first/ or on Facebook at facebook.com/ConcertsAtFirstPresAtl

SUN/9
🎧 8:00pm ET: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Robert Spano, conductor; Jorge Federico Osorio, piano. KRISTS AUZNIEKS: Crossing / FALLA: Nights in the Gardens of Spain / PROKOFIEV: Selections from Romeo and Juliet
(Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/11 @ 4pm; SAT/15 @ 11am) www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-symphony-orchestra/

SUN/9
🎧 10:00pm ET: ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1M. Christian Zacharias, piano. J. S. BACH: Partita No. 3 in A Minor BWV 827; Franz Joseph HAYDN: Sonata in E-Flat Major; Franz SCHUBERT: Sonata No. 16 in A Minor, D. 845. Recorded October 27, 2019 at Clayton State University’s Spivey Hall. www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-music-scene/


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