Announcing our 73rd Season!

The 2017-18 season is full of opportunities to hear great, live music in Atlanta Symphony Hall. From our Classical concerts and favorite holiday traditions to popular artists and our Movies in Concert series, there is something for everyone to enjoy!





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All 2017/18 Season Performances:

Get Jazzed about Jean-Yves Thibaudet and An American in Paris

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Thu, September 21, 2017

Sat, September 23, 2017

  • BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 2, "The Age of Anxiety"
  • MICHAEL KURTH: A Thousand Words
  • GERSHWIN: An American in Paris
  • Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Get Jazzed about Jean-Yves Thibaudet and An American in Paris at UGA

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Sun, September 24, 2017

  • BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 2, "The Age of Anxiety"
  • MICHAEL KURTH: A Thousand Words
  • GERSHWIN: An American in Paris
  • Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Shakespeare Meets Italian Opera in Verdi's Otello

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Sat, October 7, 2017

Tue, October 10, 2017

  • VERDI: Otello
  • Russell Thomas, Otello
  • Mary Elizabeth Williams, Desdemona
  • Nmon Ford, Iago
  • Benjamin Bliss, Cassio
  • Arthur Woodley, Lodovico
  • Kathryn Leemhuis, Emilia
  • Miles Mykkanen, Roderigo
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

What’s New — The Cutting Edge of Classical

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Thu, October 12, 2017

Sat, October 14, 2017

  • GANDOLFI: Four New Gardens of Cosmic Speculation
  • LAZIĆ: Piano Concerto "In Istrian Style"
  • RACHMANINOV: Symphony No. 3
  • Dejan Lazić, Piano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

What’s New — The Cutting Edge of Classical at KSU

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Fri, October 13, 2017

  • GANDOLFI: Four New Gardens of Cosmic Speculation
  • LAZIĆ: Piano Concerto "In Istrian Style"
  • RACHMANINOV: Symphony No. 3
  • Dejan Lazić, Piano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Orchestra with Attitude: Bernstein, Prokofiev and Ravel

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Thu, October 19, 2017

Sat, October 21, 2017

  • BERNSTEIN: Divertimento
  • PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No. 2
  • DUTILLEUX: Métaboles
  • RAVEL: La valse
  • Ray Chen, Violin
  • Ludovic Morlot, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas

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Fri, October 27, 2017

Sat, October 28, 2017

  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Falla's Sexy Flamenco Gypsy Dance

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Thu, November 2, 2017

Sat, November 4, 2017

  • FALLA: El amor brujo
  • R. STRAUSS: Burleske
  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 4
  • Bertrand Chamayou, Piano
  • Catalina Cuervo, Soprano
  • Jun Märkl, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Falla's Sexy Flamenco Gypsy Dance at Porter Performing Arts Center

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Sun, November 5, 2017

  • FALLA: El amor brujo
  • R. STRAUSS: Burleske
  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 4
  • Bertrand Chamayou, Piano
  • Catalina Cuervo, Soprano
  • Jun Märkl, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Mahler's Exuberant Seventh Symphony

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Thu, November 9, 2017

Sat, November 11, 2017

  • SCHUMANN: Cello Concerto
  • MAHLER: Symphony No. 7
  • Steven Isserlis, Cello
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Opera Stars Light up Verdi's Requiem

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Thu, November 16, 2017

Sat, November 18, 2017

  • VERDI: Requiem
  • Erin Wall, Soprano
  • Jamie Barton, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Dimitri Pittas, Tenor
  • Peter Rose, Bass
  • Donald Runnicles, Principal Guest Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's StoneTM in Concert

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Thu, November 30, 2017

Fri, December 1, 2017

Sat, December 2, 2017

  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Christmas with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

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Sat, December 9, 2017

Sat, December 9, 2017

Sun, December 10, 2017

  • Morehouse College Glee Club, Vocals, Choral
  • Gwinnett Young Singers, Vocals, Choral
  • Norman Mackenzie, Director of Choruses
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

A Very Merry Holiday POPS!

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Fri, December 15, 2017

Sat, December 16, 2017

Sat, December 16, 2017

  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Messiah with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus at UGA

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Thu, December 21, 2017

  • HANDEL: Messiah
  • Norman Mackenzie, Director of Choruses
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Messiah with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

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Fri, December 22, 2017

  • HANDEL: Messiah
  • Norman Mackenzie, Director of Choruses
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

New Year's Eve with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra at UGA

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Sun, December 31, 2017

  • Stephen Mulligan, Assistant Conductor & Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Leonard Bernstein and the Beethoven Seventh

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Thu, January 11, 2018

Sat, January 13, 2018

  • BERNSTEIN: Fancy Free (complete ballet)
  • SAINT-SAËNS: Violin Concerto No. 3
  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7
  • David Coucheron, Violin
  • Peter Oundjian , Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Kathleen Battle: Undergound Railroad

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Fri, January 19, 2018

  • Kathleen Battle, Soprano
  • Morehouse College Glee Club, Vocals, Choral
  • Spelman College Glee Club, Vocals, Choral
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Jurassic Park

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Sat, January 20, 2018

Sun, January 21, 2018

  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Beethoven's "Emperor" Concerto

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Thu, January 25, 2018

Sat, January 27, 2018

  • MICHAEL KURTH: Everything Lasts Forever
  • BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 1, "Jeremiah"
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor"
  • Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano
  • Jennifer Johnson Cano, Mezzo-soprano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Beethoven's "Emperor" Concerto at UGA

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Sun, January 28, 2018

  • MICHAEL KURTH: Everything Lasts Forever
  • BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 1, "Jeremiah"
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor"
  • Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano
  • Jennifer Johnson Cano, Mezzo-soprano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Beethoven's Second and Third Piano Concertos

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Thu, February 1, 2018

Sat, February 3, 2018

  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 1
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 2
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 3
  • Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

The Exquisite Mozart Requiem

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Thu, February 8, 2018

Sat, February 10, 2018

Sun, February 11, 2018

  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 1
  • MOZART: Requiem
  • Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano
  • Jessica Rivera, Soprano
  • Magdalena Wór, Mezzo-soprano
  • William Burden, Tenor
  • Tom McNichols, Bass
  • Roberto Abbado, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Schubert's Unfinished and Unparalleled Eighth Symphony

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Thu, February 15, 2018

Sat, February 17, 2018

  • ROSSINI: Overture to Semiramide
  • SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 8, "Unfinished"
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 4
  • Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano
  • Roberto Abbado, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Schubert's Unfinished and Unparalleled Eighth Symphony at UGA

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Sun, February 18, 2018

  • ROSSINI: Overture to Semiramide
  • SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 8, "Unfinished"
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 4
  • Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano
  • Roberto Abbado, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Jonathan Biss Plays Beethoven

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Wed, February 28, 2018

  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Opus 2, No. 1
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 9 in E Major, Opus 14, No. 1
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 13 in E-flat Major, Opus 27, No. 1, "Quasi una fantasia"
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 12 in A-flat Major, Opus 26, "Funeral March"
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 21 in C Major, Opus 53, "Waldstein"
  • Jonathan Biss, Piano

An Evening with the Eminent Maestro Edo de Waart

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Thu, March 1, 2018

Sat, March 3, 2018

  • SHOSTAKOVICH: Violin Concerto No. 1
  • RACHMANINOV: Symphony No. 2
  • Augustin Hadelich, Violin
  • Edo de Waart, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Prokofiev's Third Piano Concerto

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Thu, March 8, 2018

Sat, March 10, 2018

  • KODÁLY: Dances of Galánta
  • PROKOFIEV: Piano Concerto No. 3
  • R. STRAUSS: Ein Heldenleben
  • Behzod Abduraimov, Piano
  • Henrik Nánási, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

The Latin Lover: Boléro Meets the Tango

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Thu, March 15, 2018

Sat, March 17, 2018

  • LÓPEZ: Suite from Bel Canto
  • LORENZ: Concerto for Maracas, "Pataruco"
  • PIAZZOLLA: Concerto for Bandoneón, "Aconcagua"
  • RAVEL: Boléro
  • Ksenija Sidorova, Accordion
  • Alcides Rodriguez, Maracas
  • Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

The Effervescent, Soul-Searching Music of J.S. Bach

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Thu, March 22, 2018

Sat, March 24, 2018

  • MICHAEL KURTH: New Work
  • BACH: Orchestral Suite No. 3
  • BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
  • BACH: Cantata No. 80, "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott"
  • Kim-Lillian Strebel, Soprano
  • Kelley O'Connor, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chamber Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Jonathan Biss Plays Beethoven

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Wed, April 4, 2018

  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 4 in E-flat Major, Opus 7
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Opus 31, No. 2, "Tempest"
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 5 in C minor, Opus 10, No. 1
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Opus 57, "Appassionata"
  • Jonathan Biss, Piano

Beethoven and Heroism in the "Eroica" Symphony

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Thu, April 5, 2018

Fri, April 6, 2018

  • MICHAEL KURTH: May Cause Dizziness
  • BERNSTEIN: Serenade (after Plato's "Symposium")
  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3, “Eroica”
  • Robert McDuffie, Violin
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Beethoven and Heroism in the "Eroica" Symphony at Savannah Music Festival

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Sat, April 7, 2018

  • MICHAEL KURTH: May Cause Dizziness
  • BERNSTEIN: Serenade (after Plato's "Symposium")
  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3, “Eroica”
  • Robert McDuffie, Violin
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Dvořák's Stormy Symphony No. 7

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Thu, April 12, 2018

Sat, April 14, 2018

  • JANÁČEK: Taras Bulba
  • SHOSTAKOVICH: Piano Concerto No. 1
  • DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 7
  • Conrad Tao, Piano
  • Christian Arming, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Violin Sensation Nicola Benedetti Plays the Beethoven Concerto

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Thu, April 19, 2018

Sat, April 21, 2018

  • MATTHIAS PINTSCHER: Ex nihilo
  • BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto
  • BRAHMS: Symphony No. 2
  • Nicola Benedetti, Violin
  • Matthias Pintscher, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Violin Sensation Nicola Benedetti Plays the Beethoven Concerto at Reinhardt University

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Fri, April 20, 2018

  • MATTHIAS PINTSCHER: Ex nihilo
  • BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto
  • BRAHMS: Symphony No. 2
  • Nicola Benedetti, Violin
  • Matthias Pintscher, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Violin Sensation Nicola Benedetti Plays the Beethoven Concerto at UGA

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Sun, April 22, 2018

  • MATTHIAS PINTSCHER: Ex nihilo
  • BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto
  • BRAHMS: Symphony No. 2
  • Nicola Benedetti, Violin
  • Matthias Pintscher, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Prokofiev and Beethoven: Two Big Personalities Take on the Classical Symphony

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Thu, April 26, 2018

Sat, April 28, 2018

Sun, April 29, 2018

  • PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 1, "Classical"
  • MOZART: Oboe Concerto
  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 2
  • Elizabeth Koch Tiscione, Oboe
  • Carlo Rizzi, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Prokofiev and Beethoven: Two Big Personalities Take on the Classical Symphony at KSU

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Fri, April 27, 2018

  • PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 1, "Classical"
  • MOZART: Oboe Concerto
  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 2
  • Elizabeth Koch Tiscione, Oboe
  • Carlo Rizzi, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Yo-Yo Ma with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

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Sat, May 5, 2018

  • SAINT-SAËNS: Cello Concerto No. 1
  • Yo-Yo Ma, Cello
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Leonard Bernstein's Irresistible Operetta Candide

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Wed, May 9, 2018

Fri, May 11, 2018

Sat, May 12, 2018

Sun, May 13, 2018

Tue, May 15, 2018

Wed, May 16, 2018

Thu, May 17, 2018

Sat, May 19, 2018

Sun, May 20, 2018

  • BERNSTEIN: Candide
  • Susan V. Booth, Director
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Jonathan Biss Plays Beethoven

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Wed, May 30, 2018

  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Opus 13, "Pathétique"
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 22 in F Major, Opus 54
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 26 in E-flat Major, Opus 81a, "Les Adieux"
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 2 in A Major, Opus 2, No. 2
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 31 in A-flat Major, Opus 110
  • Jonathan Biss, Piano

Hilary Hahn Plays Tchaikovsky

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Thu, May 31, 2018

Sat, June 2, 2018

Sun, June 3, 2018

  • ENESCU: Romanian Rhapsody No. 1
  • SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 1
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
  • Hilary Hahn, Violin
  • Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade and Debussy's Prelude to The Afternoon of a Faun

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Thu, June 7, 2018

Sat, June 9, 2018

  • DEBUSSY: Prelude to The Afternoon of a Faun
  • FLETCHER: Piano Concerto
  • RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Scheherazade
  • Inon Barnatan, Piano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

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