Yo-Yo Ma, Joshua Bell, Stephen Hough, Pascal Rogé, Gil Shaham, Kelley O’Connor, and more!
Thursday, March 13, 2014 7:00 pm
Robert Spano and Donald Runnicles (in his season premiere) extend their brilliant creative partnership as they join forces to illuminate three orchestral masterworks: Wagner’s magnificent conclusion to the heartbreaking Tristan und Isolde; Ravel’s passionate dance La valse; and Stravinsky’s seminal 20th-century masterpiece ballet, The Rite of Spring.
Chris Botti is an American trumpeter and composer. In 2013, Botti won the Grammy Award in the Best Pop Instrumental Album category. He is also the largest-selling American instrumental artist.
Friday, March 14, 2014 8:00 pm
Dynamic and talented young
artists of the Atlanta Symphony
Youth Orchestra tackle challenging
repertoire under the leadership
of Music Director Jere Flint.
Experience the future of orchestral
music in three concerts by the
region’s top young musicians.
Saturday, March 15, 2014 2:00 pm
Thursday, March 20, 2014 7:00 pm
Written for the 10th anniversary of 9-11, composer Mark Grey and librettist Niloufar Talebi have expanded their story of love, connection and transcendence for full orchestra. Featuring soprano Jessica Rivera, who premiered the original work, and tenor Stuart Skelton, Robert Spano leads the Orchestra in the world premiere of the fully orchestrated version of the moving Fire Angels.
Steve Earle and Shawn Colvin will share stage for an intimate evening not to be missed!
Sunday, March 23, 2014 7:00 pm
David Garrett is a record-breaking German pop and crossover violinist and recording artist.
Thursday, March 27, 2014 8:00 pm
The ASO celebrates the tremendous musical legacy of Marvin Hamlisch, winner of numerous major awards (three Oscars, four Grammys, four Emmys, a Tony and three Golden Globes), writer of more than 40 movie scores, and one of the longest running Broadway shows, A Chorus Line. Conductor Larry Blank and show- stopping vocalists Jodi Benson,
Doug LaBrecque and Donna McKechnie present the best of this legendary composer.
This kid-friendly concert will introduce audiences to the thrill of the orchestra through an exploration of instruments from the brass, woodwind, percussion, and string families! ASO Staff Conductor Jere Flint and a guest narrator Sarah Wallis will lead you to discover the sounds of the symphony through new, exciting works like Mr. Smith’s Composition and A Pocket Guide to the Orchestra. Come meet the ASO and become life-long friends with music!
If you love quality rock music, then you will certainly have heard Steve Hackett’s work on some of the greatest songs of the past four decades. Whether with Genesis, GTR or on his solo output, the man has been a giant of the prog genre.
Monday, March 31, 2014 8:00 pm
1280 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309