David Coucheron, Yinzi Kong, Jessica Shuang Wu and Guang Wang livestram two of Beethjoven's string quartets this Saturday from the Schwartz Center. Background opening of Beethoven's String Quartet No. 12, Op. 127, first edition (Schott, 1827).

THIS WEEK: September 16 – 22, 2020

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


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


THU/17, SUN/20
🎧 10:00pm ET: THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm.Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chamber Chorus. Robert Spano, conductor; Maria Valdes, soprano; David Walton, tenor. VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Serenade to Music; BACH: Cantata No. 29 “Wir danken dir, Gott”; VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Symphony No. 5. www.gpbnews.org/programs/aso-gpb

📹 12:00 pm ET: EMORY CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF ATLANTA · “Bach’s Lunch” co-presented with Concerts@First. Helen Kim & Margeaux Maloney, violin; Charae Krueger, cello; Julie Coucheron & William Ransom, piano. BEETHOVEN: Cello Sonata No. 1 and Violin Sonatas Nos. 4 and 6. Live streamed from First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta. at firstpresatl.org/concerts-at-first/


📹 8:00pm ET: VEGA STRING QUARTET · BEETHOVEN: String Quartets No. 12 (Op. 127) and No. 3 (Op.59, No. 3). ASO concertmaster David Coucheron is guest 1st violin in this livestream concert with Vega violinist Jessica Shuang Wu, violist Yinzi Kong and cellist Guang Wang. No registration required for this concert. Award-winning classical music radio host Bill McGlaughlin will stream an accompanying lecture at 1 p.m.. presnted by Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta from the Schwartz Center Virtual Stage. More info nfo and livestream link (available 30 minutes before the perfoormance and lecture) at schwartz.emory.edu/events-tickets/virtual-stage/

📹 2:15 pm ET: AMELIA ISLAND CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL · The Christiana Trio (David Coucheron, violin; Christopher Rex, cello; Julie Coucheron, piano). SCHUMANN:4 Canonic Etudes Op. 56, arranged for piano trio; MENDELSSOHN: Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano in D Minor, Op. 49. Video premiere, streamed by Amelia Island TV. UPDATE: Because of the x:15 abnd x:45 YouTube limitation on start times, those who show up there at the originally scheduled time of 2:00 will see an indication/countdown of the start time. Direct link: youtu.be/BtSZKp3yh6M


🎧 8:00pm ET: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Thomas Søndergård, conductor; Håvard Gimse, piano; Sherri Seiden, soprano;| Andreas Landin, baritone.TALFVÉN: Suite from Bergakungen (The Mountain King); GRIEG: Piano Concerto’ STENHAMMAR: Florez and Blanzeflor; NIELSEN: Symphony No. 3, “Espansiva.” (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/22 @ 4pm; SAT/27 @ 11am) www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-symphony-orchestra/

🎧 10:00pm ET: ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1M. Atlanta Baroque Orchestra, Julie Andrijeski, artistic director and concertmaster.Matthew LOCKE: Incidental Musick from The Tempest; Arcangelo CORELLI: Concerto grosso in D Major, Op. 6, No. 4; Jean-Baptiste LULLY: Spanish Entry and Chaconne for Harlequin; Henri DESMARETS: Passacaille of Venus ad Adonis; George Frideric HANDEL: Concerto in B-Flat Major, Op. 6, No. 7; John ECCLES: Overture and Air from The Mad Lover; Jeremiah CLARKE: Second Act Tune, Winter Dance and an Old Miser from The Island Princess; Henry PURCELL: Minuet from The Old Batchelor; Henry PURCELl: Air-Canarie from Dioclesian’ Gottfried FINGER: Jigg from Fops Fortune; Recorded 12/6/2015 at St. David’s Episcopal Church. www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-music-scene/

Archival and new on demand video and audio from the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra www.atlantasymphony.org/ListenAndWatch/ASO-Virtual-Stage

📹 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