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The ASO's 2019-20 season, its 75th will be the penultimate valedictory year for music director Robert Spano. (credit: :eff Roffman)

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra unveils its 75th anniversary season

Mark Gresham | 13 MAR 2019 @ Noon * The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra has officially announced its 2019-20 season, in which the orchestra will celebrate its 75th anniversary in grand style. It’s the first of two valedictory seasons for […]

Composer and ASO contrabassist Michael Kurth

Michael Kurth’s String Quartet No. 2 gets aired on Performance Today

Mark Gresham | 23 FEB 2019 Michael Kurth‘s 2017 String Quartet No. 2, “Some of a Sudden,” got some nationwide radio airtime on yesterday’s Performance Today with host Fred Childs. Kurth is an Atlanta-based composer and contrabassist with the […]

Robert Spano led the ASO forces Thursday night in Mozart's "Jupiter" Symphony and Verdi's "Quattro pezzi sacri."

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus shine in late-life works by Mozart & Verdi

Mark Gresham | 22 FEB 2019 Thursday’s performance at Symphony Hall by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, led by ASO music director Robert Spano, featured a pair of late-life works by Mozart and Verdi. A repeat performance is […]

ASO assistant conductor Stephen Mulligan and pianist Nikolai Lugansky in Thursday's performance of Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 3 by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.

Atlanta Symphony thrills with music of Sibelius and Rachmaninoff

Mark Gresham | 15 FEB 2019 A sold-out Symphony Hall was the place to be on Thursday evening, when the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, led by assistant conductor Stephen Mulligan, performed a compelling concert of music by Sibelius and Rachmaninoff, […]

Azira G Hill with TDP students

ASO’s Talent Development Program celebrates 25 successful years with a festive concert

Mark Gresham | 06 FEB 2019 A very special Saturday evening concert and pre-concert recital takes place this weekend when the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra celebrates 25 years of preparing gifted African-American and Latino music students for careers as professional […]