Tag Archives: First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta

“Musical Fireworks” proves masterful, uplifting

CONCERT REVIEW: Concerts@First September 19, 2021 “Musical Fireworks: A Chamber Music Celebration” First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA David Coucheron, Helen Hwaya Kim & Alice Wong, violins; Josiah Coe, viola; Charae Krueger & Christopher Rex, cellos; Julie Coucheron, […]

Atlanta Chamber Players perform the world premiere of "CROW" by David Kirkland Garner. (source: video frame capture)

Review: A night of multiple “firsts” for Atlanta Chamber Players

Mark Gresham | 27 OCT 2020 This past Friday evening the Atlanta Chamber Players performed a concert of music by Ludwig van Beethoven and David Kirkland Garner to a limited in-person audience at First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta. The […]

Vega Quartet with ASO concertmaster David Coucheron standing in as first violin. (video frame capture)

Review: Three chamber concerts offer varied virtual experiences

Mark Gresham | 24 SEP 2020 Nothing is like a live performance, of course, but when pandemic or simple distance says you can’t have that, video has become the closest simulacrum for most people these days, providing both visual […]

Rainer Eudeikis, principal cellist of the Atlanta Symphony Orcehstra, makes his ECMSA debut in a live-streamed performance with pianist with William Ransom. (Source: video capture)

Review: ECMSA picks up where it left off with Beethoven celebration in live-streamed-only kickoff to 2020-21 season

Mark Gresham | 11 SEP 2020 Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta (ECMSA) opened its 2020-21 season today in virtual mode with an all-Beethoven program performed by violinist Helen Hwaya Kim, cellist Rainer Eudeikis and pianist William Ransom. The […]

l-r: Elizabeth Pridgen, William Ranson, Helen Hwaya Kim, Kenn Wagner, Charae Krueger and Yinzi Kong. (credit: Julia Dokter)

Top Atlanta musicians collaborate again in live-streamed “Chamber Music Celebration”

Mark Gresham | 11 AUG 2020 On Sunday afternoon, nine of Atlanta’s top chamber musicians gathered to perform a collectivelive-streamed concert from the sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta. The highly motivated event was a follow-up of a […]