Tag Archives: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

l-r: mezzo-sopranos Kelley O'Connor and Michelle DeYoung, sopranos Erin Wall and Evelina Dobračeva, conductor Robert Spano, tenor Toby Spence, baritone Russell Braun and bass Morris Robinson. (credit: Jeff Roffman)

Review: Mahler’s “Symphony of a Thousand” brings together massive forces in a rare musical experience

Mark Gresham | 15 NOV 2019 Live performance of Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 8 is a once-in-a-generation event in a city that has the resources to credibly mount one. The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra has now presented the work three […]

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 […]

ASO principal conductor Donald Runnicles (credit Jeff Roffman, 2017)

Review: Donald Runnicles led the ASO in an emotionally dark program

William Ford | 04 NOV 2019 The Romantic period in music is generally said to have been from about 1830 to 1900 (although there were late-blooming Romantic composers even into the 1930s). Music from the Romantic era is probably […]

Pianist Christian Zacharias performs a solo recital on Sunday at Spivey Hall. (courtesy of Spivey Hall)

This Week: October 23 – 29, 2019

★ Posted on Mondays, the listings are for Wednesday through the following Tuesday. TOP FIVE LIVE · BROADCASTS & STREAMS TOP FIVE LIVE THU/24 KSU FACULTY JAZZ PARLIAMENT · Kennesaw State University Dr. Bobbie Bailey & Family Performance Center […]