Plum trees covered with snow, Buford, Georgia. (digitally transformed photo, credit: Mark Gresham)

This Week: December 25 – 31, 2019

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

TOP Local & LIVE

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA · Byers Theater at City Springs @ 8pm. “New Year’s Eve with the ASO at City Springs” Stephen Mulligan, conductor. ADAMS: Short Ride in a Fast Machine; J. STRAUSS, JR.: Tales from the Vienna Woods / Tritsch-Tratsch Polka / Thunder and Lightning Polka / On the Beautiful Blue Danube; R. STRAUSS: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier; BRAHMS: Hungarian Dances Nos. 1, 3 & 10; SHOSTAKOVICH: “Waltz No. 2” from Suite for Variety Orchestra, No. 1 (arr. Paul Lavender); J. STRAUSS, SR.: Radetzky March. VIP ticket holders can enjoy a pre-show dinner beginning at 6pm.



THU/26, SUN/29
THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm. From the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s live concerts. GANDOLFI: Imaginary Numbers; MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 25; BARTOK: Concerto for Orchestra. Robert Spano, conductor; Jeremy Denk, piano; principal wind players of the ASO.

ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 10:00pm. Georgia State University Symphony Orchestra; Michael Palmer, conductor; Georgia State University Singers; Deanna Joseph, conductor. ALL BACH PROGRAM. Overture from the Suite in D Major, BWV 1068; Cantata No. 51, BWV 51. Alejandrea Sandoval, soprano; Alexander Freund, trumpet. Magnificat in D Major, BWV 243. Recorded 2/21/2019 at Georgia State University’s Kopleff Recital Hall. [PROGRAM TIME 00:57:12] Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/31 @ 3pm & SAT/4 @ 10am].

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. From the ASO’s MAR 28/29, 2019 concerts. BEETHOVEN: Egmont Overture; BEETHOVEN: “Triple Concerto;” SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 1, “Spring.” Robert Spano, conductor; Daniel Hope, violin; David Finckel, cello; Wu Han, piano. (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/31 @ 4pm; SAT/4 @ 11:00am)