A scene from the Atlanta Opera's production of "Frida." (credit: Raftermen Photography)

This Week: October 9 – 15, 2019

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


WED/9, FRI/11, SUN/13
THE ATLANTA OPERA · Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center. WED/9 @ 7:30pm; FRI/11 @ 8pm; SUN/13 @ 3pm. Robert Xavier RODRÍGUEZ: Frida. Lyrics & monologues: Migdalia Cruz. Catalina Cuervo (Frida Kahlo); Ricardo Herrera (Diego Rivera ); Maria Valdes (Cristina Kahlo ). Jorge Parodi, conductor; Jose Maria Condemi, director. www.atlantaopera.org/

ZUILL BAILEY · Kennesaw State University – School of Music, Morgan Concert Hall @ 8:00pm (Kennesaw, GA). Cellist Zuill Bailey performs solo works plus a performance of Brahms’ Double Concerto with violinist Helen Kim and the KSU Symphony Orchestra. arts.kennesaw.edu/music/concerts-and-events/

THE ALCHEMY OF IMPROVISATION · First Existentialist Congregation of Atlanta
@ 8pm. An evening of improvised music in a variety of styles. Klimchak & Kenneth Kenito Murray, percussion duo; Three Way Mirror, sax, tuba & conga jazz trio; Pink Lady Quartet, free jazz from North Carolina. Facebook event link.


FRI/11, SAT/12
The ATLANTA BAROQUE ORCHESTRA and CATHEDRAL OF ST. PHILIP SCHOLA · FRI/11: Cathedral of St. Philip @ 7:30pm. SAT/12: St. David’s Episcopal Church, Roswell @ 4pm. Julie Andrijeski, artistic director & concertmaster; Dale Adelmann, conductor. BACH: Magnificat! and Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major. www.facebook.com/pg/stphilipsmusic/events

ATLANTA CHAMBER PLAYERS · Peachtree Road United Methodist Church @ 3pm. Helen Hwaya Kim, violin; Catherine Lynn, viola; Rainer Eudeikis, cello; Brad Ritchie, cello; Laura Ardan, clarinet; Todd Skitch, flute; Julie Coucheron, piano; Elizabeth Pridgen, piano. Florent SCHMITT: Sonatine en trio, Op. 85; Clara SCHUMANN: Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 17; Tommy Joe ANDERSON: Trio, Op. 14 for Clarinet, Cello and Piano; Robert SCHUMANN: Piano Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 47. atlantachamberplayers.com



ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 10:00pm. Georgian Chamber Players. Elizabeth Pridgen & Julie Coucheron, pianists. G. ANDERSON: Carmen Fantasy for Two Pianos; BRAHMS: Sixteen Waltzes, Op. 39 for piano duet; MOZART: Sonata in D Major for Piano Duet, K. 381; RACHMANINOFF: Vocalise; RAVEL: La Valse. Recorded 2/21/2016 & 5/6/2018 & 3/15/2015 [PROGRAM TIME 01:02:37] Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/15 @ 3pm & SAT/19 @ 10am]. www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-music-scene/

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. From the ASO’s NOV 1/3, 2018 concerts. MAHLER: Symphony No. 10. Donald Runnicles, conductor. (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/15 @ 4pm; SAT/19 @ 11:00am) www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-symphony-orchestra/

THU/10, SUN/13
THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm. From the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s live concerts. Mahler Symphony No. 10. Donald Runnicles, conductor; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. https://www.gpbnews.org/programs/aso-gpb