A show-stopping salute to the World of Webber! Broadway musical stars Debbie Gravitte and Doug LaBrecque, both favorites of ASO pops audiences, sing the praises of the internationally celebrated composer with the most beloved selections from every Webber blockbuster.
NICHOLAS MCGEGAN, conductor ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CHAMBER CHORUS Program includes: Handel: Zadok The Priest Handel: Water Music Suite in F Mendelssohn: Verleih’ uns Frieden Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 1 Popular ASO guest Mr. McGegan, a master of Baroque sound, leads signature works from two great masters. Handel’s Water Music is one of the most beloved of […]
ROBERT SPANO, conductor ROBERT MCDUFFIE, violin Program includes: Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1 “Winter Dreams” A Tchaikovsky tour de force! Macon-born violinist extraordinaire Robert McDuffie makes a welcome return with the composer’s adored and brilliant Violin Concerto. The blazing “Francesca” and great, soul-baring “Winter” Symphony complete an […]
Back by “Popular” Demand. The New York Times calls WICKED “Broadway’s biggest blockbuster,” and when it first played Atlanta in May, 2006, it broke box office records and sold out in record time. Winner of 15 major awards, including a Grammy® and three Tony Awards®, WICKED is sure to create more box office magic when […]
ROBERT SPANO, conductor PETER SERKIN, piano Program includes: Bach/Webern: Ricercar Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 Behold the B-loved music of Bach, Beethoven and Brahms! The Fifth is the most famous of all Beethoven’s symphonies, Brahms’s epic Piano Concerto No. 1, inspired in part by the death of Robert Schumann, his friend […]