Wed, 01/03/2018 - 1:12pm
The musical and personal friendship between Brahms and Dvořák is legendary. This pairing brings to life the creative energy that reverberated between the German neo-classicist and the champion of Czech folk music and produced a glowing array of musical masterpieces. Program Dvořák: Selected Slavonic Dances for Piano, Four HandsBrahms: Trio in C Minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 101Brahms: Selected Hungarian Dances for Piano, Four…
Wed, 01/03/2018 - 10:52am
Robert Spano leads the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in two powerful works by Beethoven and Bernstein. Known for its forceful melodies and heroic spirit, Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto is the most frequently performed of the composer’s five piano concertos. The Los Angeles Timescalled piano soloist Jorge Osorio “one of the more elegant and accomplished pianists on the planet.” Leonard Bernstein composed his first major symphonic work, the Symphony No…
Thu, 12/14/2017 - 11:03pm
Welcome Stephen Mulligan, that Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s new Assistant Conductor, when the orchestra returns to Athens for this very special performance. The New Year’s Eve concerts of the past two years have been rousing successes as hundreds of merry revelers filled Hodgson Hall. This year’s event promises to be just as popular with a program of light and lively concert and pop favorites. The ninety-minute concert begins at 7 p.m., so…
Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:52pm
Brighten the holiday season as the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus perform the “Christmas” portion and the “Hallelujah Chorus” from George Frederic Handel’s Messiah.Founded in 1970 by former ASO Music Director Robert Shaw, the 200-voice ASO Chorus is known for its precision and expressive performances. Its recordings with the ASO have won multiple Grammy Awards, including Best Choral Performance. Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Director of…
Tue, 11/21/2017 - 2:44pm
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s annual December performances of J. S. Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos is a New York City holiday tradition that The New York Times calls “brimming with life.” It is a rare opportunity to enjoy all six of the concertos on the same concert performed by the unmatched artists of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Tickets are $66-$76. For more information, visit: pac.uga.edu    
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 4:38pm
The UGA Holiday Concerts have become an Athens tradition. The UGA Symphony Orchestra, choirs, and other ensembles will celebrate this joyous season with a variety of music. Concerts scheduled for Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. The Thursday Scholarship Series began in 1980 and, as the flagship concert series at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music, continues the tradition of “Music Appreciation Programs” started by Hugh Hodgson himself in the 1930s…
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 4:30pm
Hailed as a “major force in the North American brass banding world,” the Georgia Brass Band has entertained audiences with its dynamic style of music making since its founding in 1999. With free admission, this is a concert the entire family can enjoy together. For more information, visit: pac.uga.edu  
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 4:25pm
New and exciting music shares the stage with perennial band favorites when the Hodgson School’s premier wind ensemble performs its final feature concert of 2017. $12, $6 (student/child)
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 3:51pm
The UGA Symphony Orchestra's final feature concert of 2017 brings together some of the University's most talented instrumentalists for a sensational performance.  $12, $6 (student/child)
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 2:41pm
Experience the power and grace of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music’s exceptional choirs when they come together for the UGA Choral Showcase. $12, $6 (student/child) For more information, visit music.uga.edu