Cellist Charae Hrueger and pianist Robert Henry perform with clarinetist John Warren on Monday, February 17 at the Bailey Performance center in Kennesaw. (source: instantencore.com)

THIS WEEK: February 12 – 18, 2020

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


SISSI ZHANG, ROY HARRAN & WILLIAM RANSOM · Michael C. Carlos Museum @ 12pm, “Beethoven 2020: Violin and Cello Works I.” Sissi Zhang, violin; Roy Harran on cello; William Ransom, piano. BEETHOVEN: Variations for Cello / Violin Sonata No. 3 / Romance in G. Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta. arts.emory.edu/

PAUL JACOBS · Spivey Hall @ 3pm. Paul Jacobs, organ. Program: John WEAVER Fantasia for Organ; J.S. BACH Concerto in D Minor after Vivaldi, BWV 596; MOZART Fantasia in F Minor, K. 594; IVES Variations on America; VIERNE Symphony No. 6, Op. 59. www.spiveyhall.org/

TERENCE BLANCHARD · Rialto Center for the Arts @ 8pm. Grammy-Winning jazz composer and trumpeter Terence Blanchard and his E-Collective:guitarist Charles Altura, pianist Fabian Almazan, bassist David ‘DJ’ Ginyard Jr., and drummer Oscar Seaton. rialto.gsu.edu

BEETHOVEN PIANO SONATATHON · Emerson Concert Hall, Schwartz Center for Performing Arts @ 2pm, 5pm & 8pm. Beethoven SonataThon, Part One launches a pair of all-day marathon performances of Beethoven’s 32 piano sonatas. Each of the two Sundays features three back-to-back concerts. 2pn: Todd Qualls, Jasmin Arakawa, Arthur Greene, Stephanie Shames, Irene Chen, Nathan Trinkl, Alejandro Arzu; 5pm: Robert Henry, Elizabeth Sun, Philip Thomson, Sergio Gallo, Jennifer Zheng; 8pm: Philip Thomson, Jasmin Arakawa, Julie Coucheron, Rachelle McCabe, Jonathan Shames. Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta. Part Two of the Beethoven SonataThon takes place SUN/23 with three more back-to-back concerts.arts.emory.edu

CHARAE KRUEGER & ROBERT HENRY with JOHN WARREN · Bailey Performance Center, Kennesaw State University (Kennesaw) @ 8pm. Charae Krueger, cello; Robert Henry, piani; John Warren, clarinet. BEETHOVEN: Cello Sonata No. 1; ROTA: Clarinet Trio; BRITTEN: Cello Sonata in C op. 65; CHOPIN: Polonaise Brillante, Op 3. The concert will also be live streamed online. arts.kennesaw.edu/music/



THU/13, SUN/16
THE ASO ON GPB · Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations statewide @ 10pm. From the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s live concerts. Season Finale 2018–19: BEETHOVEN: Fidelio (complete opera) Robert Spano, conductor; Christine Goerke, Leonore; Joseph Kaiser, Florestan; Nmon Ford, Pizarro; Morris Robinson, Don Fernando; et al.; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus. https://www.gpbnews.org/programs/aso-gpb

ATLANTA MUSIC SCENE · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 10:00pm. Southern Crescent Chorale, Janice Folsom, conductor; Daniel Solberg , organ; Steve Shivers, piano. John RUTTER: Magnificat anima mea; Dan FORREST: Arise My Soul, Arise; J. S. BACH: Magnificat anima mea; MENDELSSOHN: Wie der Hirsch schreit from Psalm 42; PARKER/SHAW arr: Begin, My Soul
Mack Wilberg: arr. Be Still, My Soul; Ola GJEILO: Dark Night of the Soul / Luminous Night of the Soul; Moses HOGAN: arr. My Soul’s Been Anchored in the Lord; René CLAUSEN: It Is Well with my Soul. [Recorded 3/3/2018 at Clayton State University’s Spivey Hall] PROGRAM TIME 01:02:02 Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/18 @ 3pm & SAT/22 @ 10am]. www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-music-scene/

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA BROADCASTS · WABE-FM 90.1 @ 8pm. From the ASO’s MAY 30/JUN 1/2, 2019 concerts. BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No. 3; BERNSTEIN: Halil, Nocturne for Flute & Orchestra; BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6, “Pastoral.” Donald Runnicles, conductor; Christina Smith, flute. (Repeats online & on HD-2: TUE/18 @ 4pm; SAT/22 @ 11:00am) www.wabe.org/shows/atlanta-symphony-orchestra/