Symphony & Opera

Tomer Zvulun, general and artistic director of The Atlanta Opera. (credit: Felipe Barral)

The Atlanta Opera announces 2021-22 season, Tomer Zvulun discusses rethinking opera as pandemic restrictions ease

MARK GRESHAM | 25 MAY 2021 With the stroke of midnight, today The Atlanta Opera announced its 2021-22 season of Mainstage Series productions and a return to performing in the the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. The company’s four […]

Violinist Augustin Hadelich.. (video frame / ASO)

Review: Hadelich plays brilliantly, Hou leads the ASO in marvelous performance

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA May 20, 2021 Jerry Hou, conductor Augustin Hadelich, violin MOZART: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro Joseph BOLONGE: Violin Concerto in A major, Op. 5 No. 2 MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90 […]

Julie Couceron performs Mendelssohn's Piano Concerto No 1, with the ASO led by guest conductor Peter Oundjian (video frame: ASO)

Review: Julie Coucheron makes ASO debut with Mendelssohn concerto, Oundjian conducts

ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA May 13, 2021 Peter Oundjian, conductor Julie Coucheron, piano SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 5 in B-Flat Major, D. 485 Florence PRICE: Andante cantabile for String Orchestra MENDELSSOHN: Piano Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 25 MARK […]

Cincert for Unity

Review: Concert for Unity delivers a powerful, focused program celebrating African-American artists

THE ATLANTA OPERA The Big Tent, at Cobb Energy Centre May 8, 2021 Concert for Unity Performers: Morris Robinson, Jasmine Habersham, Ronnita, Joshua Conyers, singers; Enoch King, actor; Damien Sneed, pianist; Marsha Cole Felix and Monique Southerland, American Sign […]

Robert Spano leads the ASO in the opening concert of its 75th anniversary season. (credit: Rafterman Photography)

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra announces 2021/22 season, return to live concerts in Symphony Hall

Mark Gresham | 6 MAY 2021 At noon today the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra announced its 2021-22 season, including the orchestra’s return to concerts with live audiences in Symphony Hall. Robert Spano, who steps down from his post as music […]