ASO Concertmaster David Coucheron is featured in an Everest of the Violin Concerto repertoire – Brahms' Violin Concerto.
Dedicated to the Memory of Carl David Hall
We mourn the loss of our longtime Principal Piccolo and Flute player, Carl David Hall, who died on February 2, 2016, after a long and valiant battle with cancer. This concert is dedicated to Carl's memory with a performance of the Air from Bach’s Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major. Read More
Free Casual Friday After-Party With Okorie Johnson
Join us for another round of great music after the Casual Friday concert! Cellist Okorie Johnson plays a set of music of his own composition, some requests, and some improvisational jazz. The after party will have a cash bar, and is FREE to all Casual Friday ticket holders!
Okorie has been playing cello for more than 30 years. A graduate of Morehouse College, Okorie played with Spelman College’s string ensemble, and has studied with Oliver Edel at the Levine School of Music in Washington, DC. His specialty is melodic cello accompaniment to acoustic, guitar-based soul, folk and jazz. He has accompanied and recorded with acts like Donnie, Doria Roberts, Marathon (Chuck Carrier), Tony Rich Project, Jennifer Daniels, Grammy award-winning artist India.Arie, Jason Michael Green, Leah Morgan, progressive rock notables The Muffins, Khari Cabral Simmons, Doria Roberts, Brenda Nicole Moorer, Callaghan, Anthony David, and De La Soul.
For more information on Okorie Johnson, visit his website at okcello.com.