Guest conductor Nathalie Stutzmann leads the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in this week's ASO virtua; subscription concert. (courtesy of ASO)

THIS WEEK: December 9 – 15, 2020

EarRelevant Staff | 8 DEC 2020

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


♫ = live performance with audience
🎧 = audio broadcast or stream
📹 = video stream

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Because of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, in-person concert listings are occasional and audience capacity is both limited and socially distanced. Check ticketing, availability and rules in advance. Some small live events have asked us not to list them because of limited seating capacity or because they are by invitation only. We look forward to more available, pubic live events for in-person audiences.

THERE ARE NO CONCERTS LISTED WITH IN-PERSON AUDIENCES THIS WEEK

PERFORMANCE BROADCASTS & STREAMS

WED/9 – TUE/15*
📹 Daily: GEORGIA’S HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS · Thirty-two organizations have come together to bring to you a bit of holiday cheer each and every day this season. Episodes will premiere daily through December 31, then be available for viewing anytime thereafter. Dec. 9: Atlanta Vocal Project, “My Night at the Nutcracker”: 12/10: Atlanta Young Singers, “Boruch Ate”;12/11: Georgia Symphony Orchestra, “Hanukkah Suite for String Quartet”; 12/12: Lanier Chamber Singers, “Glow”; 12/13: Greater Atlanta Girls’ Choir, “Gaudete”; 12/14: Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus, “I am a Carpenter” (“Joseph’s Story”)’; 12/15: Choral Guild of Atlanta, “The Christmas Waltz.” georgiasymphony.org/homefortheholidays/ (*More programs daily through December 31.)


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THU/10
📹 8:00pm ET: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA · Classical subscription series virtual concert. Nathalie Stutzmann, conductor. Lauren BERNOFSKY: Passacaglia for Brass Ensemble; WAGNER: Siegfried Idyll; BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 1. This ticketed virtual concert will be streamed at showtime and subsequently available on demand for 72 hours at atlantasymphony.org

THU/10, SUN/13
🎧 10:00pm ET: THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm. Archival performances. From May 12-14, 1983: Robert Shaw, conductor. BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No. 1 in C Major, Op. 138. From May 21, 1988: Robert Shaw, conductor; Benita Valente, soprano; Janice Taylor, mezzo-soprano; Richard Leech, tenor; William Stone, baritone; ASO Chorus. Robert Shaw Interview with WABE’s Jonathan Phelps. BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125. www.gpb.org/radio/programs/the-aso-on-gpb

SAT/12, SUN/13
📹 THE ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PLAYS ON · Television Documentary. (WXIA/NBC, WATL/NBC) One-hour TV special fchronicles the Orchestra’s perseverance and adaptability following the cancellation of 60 concerts and $4 million in lost revenue due to the COVID-19 crisis. ASO musicians and administrative leaders tell the story of how the Orchestra creatively redefined community and performance during this time apart. Airs on WXIA-TV on Dec. 12 at 7:00 p.m. ET and will re-air Dec. 13 at 11:00 a.m. ET, and again on WATL on Dec. 13 at 8:00 p.m. ET. The special will also be live streamed and available to view from any location online at 11alive.com


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SUN/13
📹 3:00pm ET: CALIDORE STRING QUARTET · Jeffrey Myers, violin; Ryan Meehan, violin; Jeremy Berry, viola; Estelle Choi, cello. Leoš JANÁČEK: Quartet No. 1, “Kreuzter Sonata”; Antonín DVOŘÁK: Quartet No. 12 in F major, Op. 96, “American.” Produced by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center; directed by Tristan Cook; streaming, presented by Spivey Hall. spiveyhall.org/events/event/calidore-string-quartet

SUN/13
🎧 8:00pm ET: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. Archival performances. From May 12-14, 1983: Robert Shaw, conductor. BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No. 1 in C Major, Op. 138. From May 21, 1988: Robert Shaw, conductor; Benita Valente, soprano; Janice Taylor, mezzo-soprano; Richard Leech, tenor; William Stone, baritone; ASO Chorus. Robert Shaw Interview with WABE’s Jonathan Phelps. BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125. (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/15 @ 4pm; SAT/119 @ 11am.) www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-symphony-orchestra/

SUN/13
🎧 10:00pm ET: ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1. “Beethoven 250th Birthday Celebration Month!” Part 1: Michael Brown, piano. BEETHOVAEN: Fifteen Variations and Fugue in E-Flat Major, Op. 35 (“Eroica” Variations). Part 2: Benjamin Beilman-violin & Orion Weiss, piano. BEETHOVEN: Violin Sonata No. 10 in G Major, Op. 96. www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-music-scene/


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