Monthly Archives: April 2022

Sir Donald Runnicles leads the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus in a concert of music by Debussy and Duruflé. (credit: Raftermen)

Runnicles leads the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in music of Debussy and Duruflé

CONCERT REVIEW: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus April 28 & 30, 2022 Atlanta Symphony Hall, Woodruff Arts Center Atlanta, Georgia – USA Sir Donald Runnicles, conductor; Jennifer Johnson Cano, mezzo-soprano; Douglas Williams, baritone. DEBUSSY: Prelude to the Afternoon of […]

John Moore as Steve Jobs with Bille Bruley as Steve Wozniak in "The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs." (credit: Erich Schlegal)

The evolution of The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs

Mark Gresham | 28 APR 2022 This Saturday, The Atlanta Opera presents its opening night performance of The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs by composer Mason Bates and librettist Mark Campbell in new original production and staging by Tomer Zvulun, […]

Composer-pianist Philippa Duke Schuyler (credit: Fred Palumbo, World Telegram / Library of Congress)

Seven Pillars of Wisdom CD reconstructs a neglected magnum opus

CD REVIEW: Philippa Duke Schuyler: Seven Pillars of Wisdom Sarah Masterson, piano. Philippa Duke SCHUYLER: Seven Pillars of Wisdom Centaur Records CRC3944 Release Date: April 1, 2022 Duration: 70:02 Melinda Bargreen | 26 APR 2022 If you have never […]

Scott Quinn as Lensky in Opera Omaha's production of Eugene Onegin. (Courtesy of Opera Omaha)

Opera Omaha’s Eugene Onegin is highly-charged

OPERA REVIEW: Opera Omaha April 22 & 24, 2022 Orpheum Theater, Omaha, NE Steven White, conductor; Rosetta Cucchi, stage director. Cast: Lauren Michelle (Tatyana Larina), Alexander Eliott (Eugene Onegin), Scott Quinn (Lensky), Hilary Ginther (Olga Larina), Victoria Livengood (Filippyevna), […]

Violinist David Coucheron, conductor Donald Runnicles, and harpist Elisabeth Remy Johnson withthe ASO in Bruch's "Scottish Fantasy." *credit: Jeff Roffman)

ASO delights in familiar works by Bruch and Beethoven

CONCERT REVIEW: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra April 21 & 23, 2022 Atlanta Symphony Hall, Woodruff Arts Center Atlanta, Georgia – USA Donald Runnicles, conductor; David Coucheron, violin; Elisabeth Remy Johnson. BRUCH: Scottish Fantasy BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3, “Eroica” Mark Gresham […]