Monthly Archives: January 2020

giest conductor Karina Canellakis, and vioinist Itamar Zorman tacle Alban Berg's complex Violin Concerto with the ASO. (credit: Jeff Roffman)

Review: Beethoven set the tone for ASO concert, with landmark works by Berg and Shostakovich

Mark Gresham | 31 JAN 2020 Thursday evening’s concert by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra featured music by Beethoven, berg and Shostakovich, led by guest conductor Karina Canellakis, with violinist Itamar Zorman as guest soloist. The program is scheduled to […]

Review: Atlanta Opera’s Salomé is nonstop psychological thriller

Mark Gresham | 28 JAN 2020 When Richard Strauss completed his opera, Salomé, in 1905, Sigmund Freud and his psychological theories were in their heyday. “On Psychotherapy,” “Psychopathic Characters on the Stage” and “Three Essays on the Theory of […]

Jazz artist Melvin Jones perfoms Friday at KSU's Bailey Performance Center.

This Week: January 29 – February 4

★ Posted on Mondays, the listings are for Wednesday through the following Tuesday. TOP FIVE LIVE · BROADCASTS & STREAMS TOP FIVE LIVE THU/30 & SAT/1 ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA · Atlanta Symphony Hall, THU & SAT @ 8pm. Karina […]

ASO principal oboist Elizabeth Koch Tiscione and guest conductor James Gaffigan in Thursday's performance of Ralph Vaughan Williams' "Concerto for Oboe and String Orchestra." (credit: Nunnally Rawson)

Review: Tiscione plays lovely Vaughan Williams, Gaffigan leads brilliant Strauss in ASO concert

Matk Gresham | 24 JAN 2020 On Thursday night at Symphony Hall the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performance a concert of music by Montgomery, Beethoven, Vaughan Williams, and Richard Strauss, led by guest conductor James Gaffigan, with ASO principal oboist […]