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"Mulligan and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra seemed to revel in its [Strauss’s 'Death and Transfiguration'] gorgeous sound and played it to its dramatic fullness….an exemplary performance."

WILLIAM FORD FOR BACHTRACK

SCHEDULE

NOVEMBER 5

DEBUT CONCERT AS MUSIC DIRECTOR OF
THE ATLANTA SYMPHONY YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta

Arlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra

WAGNER, Lohengrin: Act 3 Overture 
STRAUSS,  Death and Transfiguration
IVES, The Unanswered Question
BEETHOVEN, Symphony no. 5

 

NOVEMEBER 28
DECEMBER 6, 8, 13, 15
JANUARY 9, 16, 17

COLORS OF MUSIC 

An original program designed for young people.

HANDEL, Royal Fireworks Music, I.
BEETHOVEN, Symphony no. 6, IV.
MENDELSSOHN, Symphony no. 3, II.
STRAVINSKY, “Infernal Dance” from The Firebird
THEOFANIDIS, Rainbow Body

 

Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta

Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra
Mama Koku, Storyteller

DECEMBER 31

NEW YEAR'S EVE CONCERT

A celebratory New Year’s Eve program of operetta
and musical theater favorites.

STRAUSS JR., Overtüre: Die Fledermaus
STRAUSS JR., Bauern-Polka
STRAUSS JR., Czardas from Die Fledermaus
DELIBES, Cortège de Bacchus from Sylvia
OFFENBACH,
Infernal Gallop from Orpheus in the Underworld
HAMMERSTEIN, The Carousel Waltz
BERNSTEIN, Selections from West Side Story
BERNSTEIN, “Glitter and Be Gay” from Candide
STRAUSS JR., Wiedersehen-Polka
STRAUSS JR., On the Beautiful Blue Danube
TRADITIONAL, Fantasy on Auld Lang Syne
STRAUSS SR., Radetzky March

Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall,
University of Georgia at Athens


Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Alexandra Schoeny, Soprano

JANUARY 27 & 28

STEP-IN: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

An unexpected step-in, mid-concert Saturday evening and continuing through Sunday’s performance, for ailing music director Robert Spano.

KURTH, Everything Lasts Forever
BERNSTEIN, Symphony no. 1, “Jeremiah”
BEETHOVEN, Piano Concerto no. 5

Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta
Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall,
University of Georgia at Athens


Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Jennifer Johnson Cano, Mezzo-Soprano
Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano

FEBRUARY 1 & 3

STEP-IN: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Stephen steps in a second time for Robert Spano for the second consecutive subscription week, conducting the final concerts of Jorge Osorio’s Beethoven Piano Concerto cycle.

BEETHOVEN, Symphony no. 1
BEETHOVEN, Piano Concerto no. 2
BEETHOVEN, Piano Concerto no. 3

Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano

MARCH 8 & 10

STEP-IN: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Stephen steps in for a third subscription week, this time for conductor Henrik Nanasi.

TCHAIKOVSKY, Romeo & Juliet Fantasy Overture
PROKOFIEV, Piano Concerto no. 3
STRAUSS, Death & Transfiguration

Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Bezhod Abduraimov, Piano

MARCH 18

CONCERT: ATLANTA SYMPHONY YOUTH ORCHESTRA

A concert of favorites plus a work by young Florida-based composer, Scott Lee.

ROSSINI, William Tell Overture
SCOTT LEE, Vicious Circles
SIBELIUS, Symphony no. 1

Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta

Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra

MARCH
13, 20, 21, 22, 23

STORYTIME AT THE SYMPHONY

An original program designed for young people
with Mama Koku, storyteller.

MOZART, Overture to the Marriage of Figaro
GRIEG, In the Hall of the Mountain King from Peer Gynt
BIZET, Toreador March from Carmen
SIBELIUS, Valse Triste from Kuolema
BEETHOVEN, Symphony no. 5, I.
SMETANA, Overture to the Bartered Bride

Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta

Arkansas Symphony Youth Orchestra
Mama Koku, Storyteller

MAY 4

CONCERT: ATLANTA SYMPHONY YOUTH ORCHESTRA

The Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra presents its finale program, with music inspired by poetry and fantasy.

MOZART, Overture to the Magic Flute
DEBUSSY, Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
HUMPERDINCK, Excerpts from Hansel & Gretel
STRAVINSKY, Firebird Suite (1919)

Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta

Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra

MAY 10, 11, 12, 13, 20

CONCERT: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

A program of music from and inspired by Italy.

ROSSINI, L’italiana in Algiers
VIVALDI, The Four Seasons
MENDELSSOHN, Sinfonie no. 4, “Italian”

Old Fourth Ward Park (rain cancellation) 
Morehouse College, Atlanta
Spivey Hall, Clayton State University, Morrow 
Madison Morgan Cultural Center
Hodgson Concert Hall


Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Justin Bruns, Violin

JUNE 1

Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Gregory Porter, Vocals

CONCERT: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

A concert of selections by American singer, actor, and songwriter Gregory Porter.

GREGORY PORTER, Selections

JUNE 14

CONCERT AT PIEDMONT PARK:
ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

The Atlanta Symphony’s popular annual outdoor concert at Piedmont Park.

BERNSTEIN, Candide Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY, Romeo & Juliet Fantasy Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY, Rococo Variations
BERNSTEIN, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
TCHAIKOVSKY, 1812 Overture

Piedmont Park, Atlanta​

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Khari Joyner, Cello

JUNE 22 & 23

Gainsville, GA
Rabun Gap​, GA


Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Justin Bruns, Violin

CONCERT: ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

A program of American favorites performed in North Georgia.

GOULD, American Salute
BERNSTEIN, Selections from West Side Story
GERSHWIN, Porgy & Bess: Symphonic Picture
COPLAND, Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes
WILLIAMS, Star Wars: Suite