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TOP FIVE LIVE
THU/7, FRI/8†, SAT/9
ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA · THU/SAT: Symphony Hall @ 8pm. FRI: Symphony Hall @ 11am. Donald Runnicles, conductor; James Ehnes, violin. THU/SAT: SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 15; TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto. FRI: BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No. 3; TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto. (†NOTE: FRI’s mid-day performance is a different, shorter program than the evening concerts on THU & SAT.) www.aso.org
ATLANTA OPERA · Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. FRI @ 8pm, SUN @ 3pm. ROSSINI: La Cenerentola. Emily Fons (Angelina); Santiago Ballerini (Ramiro); Thomas Glass (Dandini); Dale Travis (Don Magnifico); Alan Higgs (Alidoro); Dean Williamson, conductor; Joan Font, director. www.atlantaopera.org
EMILY UEMATSU · Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta: Michael C. Carlos Museum @ Noon. Violinist Emily Uematsu, winner of the 2017 Parnassus Society Award, performs works by Bach, Ravel, and Esa-Pekka Salonen. arts.emory.edu
ANAT COHEN TENTET · Bailey Performance Center (Kennesaw) @ 8pm. Charismatic Grammy-winning jazz clarinetist-saxophonist Anat Cohen has “won hearts and minds the world over with her expressive virtuosity and delightful stage presence.” Her “tenet” – comprised of rhythm section, horns, vibraphone, cello, and accordion – is influenced my Brazilian music, African grooves, vintage swing and ballads. https://arts.kennesaw.edu/music/concerts-and-events/artsksu-presents.php
UNDER CONSTRUCTION· Spivey Hall @ 3pm. Matthieu Clavé, flute & artistic director; Kevin Chaney, violin; Ted Gurch, clarinet; Emily Koh, double bass; Victor Pons, percussion; Erika Tazawa, piano. Wmily KOH: synpunkt; Alvin SINGLETON: Et Numc; Camille PÉPIN: Indra; Meira WARSHAUER: Bati l’Gani; Edmond DÉDÉ: Rêveries champêtre; Nicole CHAMBERLAIN: (New work – world premiere). www.spiveyhall.org.
ENSEMBLE VIM · Kellett Chapel, Peachtree Presbyterian Church @ 4pm. Inaugural performance of contemporary music collective ensemble vim. Jennifer HIGDON: Smash; David LANG: Sweet Air; Sarah GIBSON: I prefer living in color; Louis ANDRIESSEN: Workers Union. With Atlanta poet Ashlee Haze. www.ensemblevim.org
PERFORMANCE BROADCASTS & STREAMS
ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 10:00pm. Atlanta Chamber Players. MOZART: Violin Sonata No. 32 in B-Flat Major, K. 454; BEETHOVEN: Piano Quintet in E-Flat Major, Op. 16. Recorded 9/27/2018 at St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church & 11/13/2018 at The New American Shakespeare Tavern. [PROGRAM TIME 00:50:33] Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/12 @ 3pm & SAT/16 @ 10am]. www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-music-scene/
ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. From the ASO’s JAN 17/19, 2019 concerts. BERNSTEIN: Three Meditations from MASS; SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 7, “Leningrad.” Robert Spano, conductor; Johannes Moser, cello. (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/12 @ 4pm; SAT/16 @ 11:00am) www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-symphony-orchestra/
THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm. From the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s live concerts. BERNSTEIN: Three Meditations from MASS; SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 7 (“Leningrad”). Robert Spano, conductor; Johannes Moser, cello; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra https://www.gpbnews.org/programs/aso-gpb
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