2019/20 Season

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Emory students can use their student pass throughout the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 2019/20 Season! Reserve your tickets 72 hours before each concert.



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Special Student Pricing for the Following Events:

Tengku Irfan Makes his ASO Debut with Bartók

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Thu, October 3, 2019

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Sat, October 5, 2019

  • WAGNER: Prelude to Act I of Lohengrin
  • WAGNER: Prelude to Act III of Lohengrin
  • BARTÓK: Piano Concerto No. 2
  • BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1
  • Tengku Irfan, Piano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

A program engineered to excite the most exquisite yearning and all-out exhilaration.

Edo de Waart Conducts Ein Heldenleben

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Thu, October 17, 2019

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Sat, October 19, 2019

  • MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 22
  • R. STRAUSS: Ein Heldenleben
  • Ronald Brautigam, Piano
  • Edo de Waart, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Richard Strauss is a musical storyteller, conjuring cinema-like episodes in a fantasy battle between a heroic composer and the carping cognoscenti.

Donald Runnicles Conducts Bruckner

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Thu, October 31, 2019

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Sat, November 2, 2019

  • WAGNER: Orchestral excerpts from Parsifal
  • KORNGOLD: Lieder des Abschieds
  • BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 4
  • Kelley O'Connor, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Donald Runnicles, Principal Guest Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Rich, haunting and melodious, the poignant art songs Abschiedslieder hint at the creative spark which would one day become the Hollywood sound.

James Ehnes and the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

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Thu, November 7, 2019

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Sat, November 9, 2019

  • SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 15
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
  • James Ehnes, Violin
  • Donald Runnicles, Principal Guest Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

James Ehnes returns to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra to perform Tchaikovsky's irresistible masterwork.

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

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Fri, November 8, 2019

  • BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No. 3
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
  • James Ehnes, Violin
  • Donald Runnicles, Principal Guest Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

James Ehnes returns to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra to perform Tchaikovsky's irresistible masterwork.

An All-Star Cast Sings Mahler's "Symphony of a Thousand"

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Thu, November 14, 2019

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Sat, November 16, 2019

  • MAHLER: Symphony No. 8, "Symphony of a Thousand"
  • Evelina Dobračeva, Soprano
  • Erin Wall, Soprano
  • Nicole Cabell, Soprano
  • Michelle DeYoung, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Kelley O'Connor, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Toby Spence, Tenor
  • Russell Braun, Baritone
  • Morris Robinson, Bass
  • Morehouse College Glee Club, Vocals, Choral
  • Spelman College Glee Club, Vocals, Choral
  • Gwinnett Young Singers, Vocals, Choral
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Be part of history when the 27-time Grammy® Award-winning Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Robert Spano assemble an all-star cast for Mahler's Symphony No. 8.

Emanuel Ax Plays Brahms

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Thu, November 21, 2019

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Sat, November 23, 2019

  • BRIAN NABORS (Rapido! winner): To Be Announced (ASO Commission)
  • RICHARD PRIOR: Symphony No. 4 (ASO Commission)
  • BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 1
  • Emanuel Ax, Piano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Experience "one of the great classical artists of his generation at the peak of his ability" when Emanuel Ax tackles the broad vistas of Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 1.

Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet

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Thu, January 9, 2020

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Sat, January 11, 2020

  • KRISTS AUZNIEKS: Crossing
  • de FALLA: Nights in the Gardens of Spain
  • PROKOFIEV: Selections from Romeo and Juliet
  • Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performs selections from Sergei Prokofiev's ballet masterpiece.

Beethoven Violin Concerto

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Fri, January 17, 2020

  • BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto
  • David Coucheron, Violin
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Spotlighting the Orchestra's world-class artistry, the ASO presents Beethoven's watershed contribution to the violin world, his Violin Concerto featuring Concertmaster David Coucheron.

Itamar Zorman Performs Berg

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Thu, January 30, 2020

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Sat, February 1, 2020

  • BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No. 3
  • BERG: Violin Concerto
  • SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5
  • Itamar Zorman, Violin
  • Karina Canellakis, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

In 1936, Dmitri Shostakovich veered perilously close to losing his life. Labeled an "enemy of the people," the composer needed to somehow placate the monster Stalin and gave it his best shot with his Symphony No. 5.

Robert Spano Conducts Vaughan Williams

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Thu, February 6, 2020

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Sat, February 8, 2020

  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Serenade to Music
  • BACH: Cantata No. 29, "Wir danken dir, Gott"
  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Symphony No. 5
  • Maria Valdes, Soprano
  • TBA, Mezzo-Soprano
  • TBA, Tenor
  • Morgan Smith, Baritone
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chamber Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

During the tumultuous decades of a world at war, Ralph Vaughan Williams applied rigorous scholarship to the preservation of hundreds of folksongs and hymn tunes.

Northern Lights Part 1: The Sibelius Violin Concerto

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Thu, February 20, 2020

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Sat, February 22, 2020

  • SIBELIUS: Finlandia
  • SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto
  • SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 6
  • SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 7
  • Blake Pouliot, Violin
  • Thomas Søndergård, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

At one time, Russian censors banned Finlandia. But they were hopelessly ineffective at preventing people from playing it.

Northern Lights Part 2: The Grieg Piano Concerto

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Thu, February 27, 2020

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Sat, February 29, 2020

  • ALFVÉN: Suite from Bergakungen (The Mountain King)
  • GRIEG: Piano Concerto
  • STENHAMMAR: Florez and Blanzeflor
  • NIELSEN: Symphony No. 3, "Espansiva"
  • Håvard Gimse, Piano
  • Sherri Seiden, Soprano
  • Andreas Landin, Baritone
  • Thomas Søndergård, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

The beguiling Danish maestro Thomas Søndergård leads the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in a program of Nordic treasures.

The In-Laws: Wagner and Liszt

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Thu, March 5, 2020

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Sat, March 7, 2020

  • WAGNER: Siegfried Idyll
  • LISZT: Piano Concerto No. 1
  • SAINT-SAËNS: Symphony No. 3, “Organ”
  • Andrew von Oeyen, Piano
  • Emmanuel Villaume, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

One of the busiest conductors alive, Emmanuel Villaume returns to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra for an evening of lavish Romanticism, opening with an uncharacteristically tender piece from the lion of German music Richard Wagner.

Beethoven at 250: André Watts Plays the "Emperor" Concerto

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Thu, March 19, 2020

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Sat, March 21, 2020

  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor"
  • André Watts, Piano
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra welcomes piano legend André Watts for one of the crown jewels of the repertoire, Beethoven's "Emperor" Concerto.

Beethoven at 250: Missa solemnis

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Thu, March 26, 2020

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Fri, March 27, 2020

  • BEETHOVEN: Missa solemnis
  • Susanna Phillips, Soprano
  • Sasha Cooke, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Benjamin Bliss, Tenor
  • Matthew Rose, Bass
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

The ASO presents one of the most profound works in the choral literature: Beethoven's Missa solemnis.

Donald Runnicles Conducts Carmina burana

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Thu, April 23, 2020

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Fri, April 24, 2020

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Sat, April 25, 2020

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Sun, April 26, 2020

  • ORFF: Carmina burana
  • Meechot Marrero, Soprano
  • Andrew Bidlack, Tenor
  • Stephen Powell, Baritone
  • Donald Runnicles, Principal Guest Conductor
  • Gwinnett Young Singers, Vocals, Choral
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

One of the most beguiling works in the choral literature, Carmina burana is a lusty powerhouse based on a set of poems by Medieval monks.

Stephen Mulligan Conducts The Rite of Spring

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Thu, April 30, 2020

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Sat, May 2, 2020

  • PROKOFIEV: Suite from Lieutenant Kijé
  • ARUTIUNIAN: Trumpet Concerto
  • STRAVINSKY: The Rite of Spring
  • Stuart Stephenson, Principal Trumpet
  • Stephen Mulligan, Assistant Conductor & Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Assistant Conductor Stephen Mulligan brings out Stravinsky's earth-shattering ballet score The Rite of Spring, a piece so bracing, so unexpected, a riot broke out at its first performance in 1913.

Holst's The Planets & Miloš Karadaglić Returns

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Thu, May 7, 2020

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Sat, May 9, 2020

  • JOBY TALBOT: Ink Dark Moon
  • HOLST: The Planets
  • Miloš Karadaglić, Guitar
  • Jonathon Heyward, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

One the most exciting conductors of his generation, Jonathon Heyward makes his Atlanta Symphony Orchestra debut for a program featuring Gustav Holst's timeless orchestral suite, The Planets.

Mahler's Symphony No. 4

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Thu, May 14, 2020

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Sat, May 16, 2020

  • BARBER: Adagio for Strings
  • MOZART: "Exsultate, jubilate"
  • MAHLER: Symphony No. 4
  • Sarah Shafer, Soprano
  • Nicola Luisotti, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

The electrifying Italian maestro Nicola Luisotti returns to the ASO to conduct two treasures for soprano and orchestra: Mozart's exquisite motet "Exsultate, Jubilate," and Mahler's Symphony No. 4.

Kirill Gerstein Performs Mozart

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Thu, May 28, 2020

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Sat, May 30, 2020

  • MENDELSSOHN: Hebrides Overture
  • MOZART: Concerto No. 17
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6, "Pathétique"
  • Kirill Gerstein, Piano
  • Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider, Conductor
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Be enthralled when Nikolaj Znaider and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra stir up the passion in Tchaikovsky's heartrending "Pathétique" Symphony.

Wagner's Tristan und Isolde (Atlanta Premiere) - Act I

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Thu, June 11, 2020

  • BACH: Cantata No. 12, "Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen"
  • WAGNER: Tristan und Isolde (Act I)
  • Tamara Wilson, Isolde
  • Simon O'Neill, Tristan
  • Jamie Barton, Brangäne
  • Ryan McKinny, Kurwenal
  • Andrea Mastroni, King Marke
  • Lawson Anderson, Steersman
  • Paul McNamara, Melot
  • Norman Mackenzie, Director of Choruses
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chamber Chorus
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Robert Spano assembles a dream cast of Wagnerian singers along with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus for a special presentation of Wagner's monument to unquenchable love, Tristan und Isolde.

Wagner's Tristan und Isolde (Atlanta Premiere) - Act II

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Sat, June 13, 2020

  • SCHOENBERG: Verklärte Nacht (original version for string sextet)
  • WAGNER: Tristan und Isolde (Act II)
  • Tamara Wilson, Isolde
  • Simon O'Neill, Tristan
  • Jamie Barton, Brangäne
  • Ryan McKinny, Kurwenal
  • Andrea Mastroni, King Marke
  • Lawson Anderson, Steersman
  • Paul McNamara, Melot
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Robert Spano assembles a dream cast of Wagnerian singers along with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus for a special presentation of Wagner's monument to unquenchable love, Tristan und Isolde.

Wagner's Tristan und Isolde (Atlanta Premiere) - Act III

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Sun, June 14, 2020

  • PURCELL: Selections from Dido and Aeneas
  • WAGNER: Tristan und Isolde (Act III)
  • Tamara Wilson, Isolde
  • Simon O'Neill, Tristan
  • Jamie Barton, Brangäne
  • Anna Schubert, Belinda
  • Ryan McKinny, Kurwenal
  • Andrea Mastroni, King Marke
  • Lawson Anderson, Steersman
  • Paul McNamara, Melot
  • Stephen Mulligan, Assistant Conductor & Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra Music Director
  • Robert Spano, Music Director
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Robert Spano assembles a dream cast of Wagnerian singers along with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus for a special presentation of Wagner's monument to unquenchable love, Tristan und Isolde.

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