Kronos Quartet will perform with Mahsa Vahdat this Saturday at The Schwartz Center (credit: Jay Blakesberg)

This Week: September 11 – 17, 2019

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


The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge, England · Cathedral of St. Philip @ 7:30pm. William BYRD: Sing joyfully and O Lord, make thy servant; TALLIS: Salvator mundi; Henry PURCELL: Thou knowest, Lord; Arvo PÄRT: Bogoróditse Djévo; John TAVENER: Mother of God, here I stand; Victor KALINNIKOV: Bogoróditse Djévo; Robert PARSONS: Ave Maria; Ēriks EŠENVALDS: The heavens’ flock; Morten LAURIDSEN: O magnum mysterium; Jaakko MÄNTYIÄRVI: Richte mich, Gott; Herbert HOWELLS, Take him, earth, for cherishing, and Nunc Dimittis (St Paul’s Service)

Kronos Quartet with Mahsa Vahdat · Schwartz Center for the Arts, Emerson Hall @ 8:00pm. Kronos Quartet performs Music for Change: The Banned Countries. Featuring Iranian vocalist Mahsa Vahdat, the program highlights the rich diversity of artistic voices from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen.

Doug Lindsey, trumpet (Kennesaw) · Bailey Performance Center, Morgan Concert Hall @ 8:00pm. Music of France Featuring Dr. Doug Lindsey, trumpet. Watch live online at

Concierto Homenaje a mi Patria · Atlanta City Hall @ 6:00pm. La Oficina del Alcalde para Asuntos de Inmigrantes de Atlanta y el Consulado General de México te invitan a celebrar el 209 Aniversario de la Independencia de México con un concierto de la Atlanta Community Symphony Orchestra, soprano Karina Pegueros, Maiachi Pepe Lopez. Entrada libre, asientos limitados. RSVP: Facebook event page

Col Legno Bassoon and Percussion Duo · Schwartz Center for the Arts, Emerson Hall @ 8:00pm. Making their second appearance at Emory, bassoonist Amy Pollard and marimbist Scott Pollard have performed and presented clinics to both national and international acclaim. Their program features arrangements of music by Bach, Gershwin, and Satie, as well as several new commissions.



ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 10:00pm. ASO Pre-Concert Chamber Music & Ken Meltzer presents the ASO 2019-20 season preview Augusta Read THOMAS: Capricci–Hummingbird Romance. Christina Smith, flute; Marci Gurnow, clarinet. Mary KOUYOUMDJIAN: A Boy with a Makeshift Toy. Jessica Oudin, viola; Elisabeth Remy Johnson, harp. Alyssa MORRIS: Butterfly from Chrysalis. Emily Brebach, English horn; Elisabeth Remy Johnson, harp. Maurice RAVEL: Alborada del gracioso (arranged for two marimbas). Joe Petrasek and Michael Stubbart, marimbas; Erwin SCHULHOFF: Concertino for flute, viola and double bass, Robert Cronin, flute; Jessica Oudin, viola; Joe McFadden, double bass. Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/17 @ 3pm & SAT/21 @ 10am].

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. From the ASO’s SEPTEMBER 26, 2018 concert. MOZART: Eine kleine Nachtmusik; MOZART: Symphony No. 40; MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 24. Mei-Ann Chen, conductor; Lang Lang, piano. (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/17 @ 4pm; SAT/21 @ 11:00am)

THU/12, SUN/15
THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm. All-Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, Symphony No. 40, Piano Concerto No. 24. Mei-Ann Chen, conductor; Lang Lang, piano; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.