Monthly Archives: October 2020

Death presides over a scene from the Atlanta Opera's "The Kaiser of Atlantis." (credit: Ken Howard)

Review: The Atlanta Opera’s innovative The Kaiser of Atlantis tells a compelling story that resonates with our times

Mark Gresham | 30 OCT 2020 The Kaiser of Atlantis is a striking new production from director Tomer Zvulun and his creative team at The Atlanta Opera. The compact but adventurous hour-long show sizzles on stage and speaks directly […]

The Summit Trio (source: video frame capture)

Review: Summit Trio plays lesser-known gems by Haydn, Lalo and Kirchner

Mark Gresham | 28 OCT 2020 On Monday evening the Summit Piano Trio (violinist Helen Kim, cellist Charae Krueger and pianist Robert Henry) performed a virtual-only concert of music by Haydn, Lalo and Kirchner, live-streamed from Morgan Concert Hall […]

The Vega Quartet, Fall 2020 edition. (source: video frame capture)

THIS WEEK: October 28 – November 3, 2020

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Atlanta Chamber Players perform the world premiere of "CROW" by David Kirkland Garner. (source: video frame capture)

Review: A night of multiple “firsts” for Atlanta Chamber Players

Mark Gresham | 27 OCT 2020 This past Friday evening the Atlanta Chamber Players performed a concert of music by Ludwig van Beethoven and David Kirkland Garner to a limited in-person audience at First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta. The […]

ASO principal guest cionductor Donald Runnicles. (source: video frame capture / ASO)

Review: Runnicles leads ASO in music of Haydn, cellist Eudeikis solos, Peachtree String Quartet plays Mozart

Mark Gresham | 26 OCT 2020 The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra premiered the third streamed video concert of its virtual classical subscription series this past Thursday, with principal guest conductor Donald Runnicles leading the orchestra in music by Franz Joseph Haydn, […]