Symphony & Opera

ASO principal cellist Rainer Eudeikis solos in the Cello concerto No. 1 by Dmitri Shostakovich with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, led by guest conductor Alexander Soddy. (credit: Jeff Roffman)

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra brings forth its best in music of Clyne, Shostakovich, and Elgar

CONCERT REVIEW: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 12 & 14, 2022 Atlanta Symphony Hall, Woodruff Arts Center Atlanta, Georgia – USA Alexander Soddy, conductor; Rainer Eudeikis, cello. Anna CLYNE: Sound and Fury SHOSTAKOVICH: Cello Concert No. 1 in E♭ major, Op. […]

Adam Lau (Kōbun Chino Otogawa)

The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs proves the not-to-be-missed opera of the season

PERFORMANCE REVIEW: The Atlanta Opera April 30, May 3, 6 & 8, 2022 Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Atlanta, Georgia – USA Michael Christie, conductor; Tomer Zvulun, original production & staging. Mason Bates, composer; Mark Campbell, librettist. Cast: John […]

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, […]

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), […]