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Violist Drew Alexander Forde performs music by Bruch, Brahms and Hindemith at Spivey Hall on Friday. (source: Spivey Hall)

This Week: November 13 – 19, 2019

★ Posted on Mondays, the listings are for Wednesday through the following Tuesday. TOP LOCAL & LIVE · BROADCASTS & STREAMS TOP FIVE LIVE THU/14, SAT/16 ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA · Symphony Hall @ 8pm. Robert Spano, conductor; Evelina Dobračeva, […]

Violinist James Ehnes performs Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto with the ASO and principal guest conductor Donald Runnicles. (credit: Rand Lines)

Review: James Ehnes soars in Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto

Mark Gresham | 08 NOV 2019 On Thursday evening at Symphony Hall, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, performed a concert of music by Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky, led by principal guest conductor Donald Runnicles and featuring Canadian violinist James Ehnes. The […]

Clockwise from left: violinists David Couceron and Helen Kim, cellists Ranier Eudeikis and Christopher Rex, and violist Julianne Lee. (credit: Mark Gresham)

Georgian Chamber Players open season with Bruch, Beethoven and Schubert

Mark Gresham | 07 NOV 2019 The Georgian Chamber Players opened their season on Sunday at Kellett Chapel with a concert of music by Bruch, Beethoven and Schubert. It was a strong, well-played performance that made for a fine […]

"If the shoe fits..." Mezzo-soprano Emily Fons and tenor Santiago Ballerini in the Atlanta Opera's production of Rossini's "La Cenerentola" ("Cinderella") (credit: Raftermen)

Atlanta Opera’s La Cenerentola is playful comedy but long

Mark Gresham | 6 NOV 2019 The Atlanta Opera opened its first mainstage production of the season on Saturday, Gioachino Rossini’s La Cenerentola, starring mezzo-soprano Emily Fons as Angelina (the Cinderella) and Santiago Ballerini as Prince Ramiro. The dramma […]