Performing Arts Center

Concert: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

11/05/2017 - 3:00pm

The string trio—violin, viola, and cello—is the chamber music connoisseur’s delight. In the hands of master composers (and virtuoso performers), the string trio offers a listening adventure of stunning variety, engrossing dialogue, and transparent beauty.

Program
Beethoven: Trio in G Major for Violin Viola, and Cello, Op. 9, No. 1
Penderecki: Trio for Violin, Viola, and Cello
Mozart: Divertimento in E-flat Major for Violin, Viola, and Cello, K 563

Arnaud Sussmann, Violin
Paul Neubauer, Viola
David Finckel, Cello

Concert: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Enjoy Mozart’s music from one of the most joyous and optimistic periods of his life. Fresh from the triumph of The Marriage of Figaro and at the height of his creative path, the exuberant genius expressed his elation in three of the most effervescent chamber works of his career.

Mozart: Sonata in C Major for Piano, Four Hands, K. 521
Mozart: Sonata in A Major for Violin and Piano, K. 526
Mozart: Quintet in C Major for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Cello, K. 515

Concert: America!

$53 for non-UGA students, $6 for UGA students (Must show student ID.)

Contact: Performing Arts Center 706-542-4400

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Michael Brown and Gilles Vonsattel, Piano 
Bella Hristova and Kristin Lee, Violin
Paul Neubauer, Viola
Nicholas Canellakis, Cello
Anthony Manzo, Double Bass
Escher String Quartet
Tara Helen O’Connor, Flute
Jose Franch-Ballester, Clarinet
Peter Kolkay, Bassoon

Performance: Alonzo King LINES Ballet

Based in San Francisco, Alonzo King’s LINES Ballet has captured the spotlight in the international world of dance with bold new innovations that break the mold of what ballet can be. The choreography of Alonzo King, a Georgia native, dazzles audiences by digging in to the mysteries of movement and bringing a rare honesty and spirituality to the stage.

Enjoy a pre-concert lecture 45 minutes prior to the performance.

$6 for UGA students, $52 for non-UGA students

Sponsored by: Performing Arts Center
Contact: Performing Arts Center 706-542-4400

State Ballet Theatre of Russia: Cinderella

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia returns to the Fine Arts Theatre with one of the dance world’s most beloved story ballets. The timeless fairy tale of Cinderella and Prince Charming is brought vividly to life in this enchanting full-length production for the entire family. In the grand Russian tradition, Cinderella will feature lushly painted sets, lavishly detailed costumes, and classic choreography accompanied by the unforgettable music of Sergei Prokofiev.

Enjoy a pre-concert lecture 45 minutes prior to the performance.

$6 for UGA students, $72 for non-UGA students

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus: Messiah

Brighten your Holiday Season with this rare opportunity to enjoy the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in a performance of the “Christmas” portion and the “Hallelujah Chorus” from George Frederic Handel’s Messiah. Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Director of Choruses Norman Mackenzie will be on the podium for this concert that opens with another choral favorite, Antonio Vivaldi’s Gloria.

State Ballet Theatre of Russia: The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker is the perennial favorite of generations of children and “children at heart.” The treasured holiday adventure follows a little girl’s journey through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers, and an army of mice. Thrill to the same authentic Russian choreography that is performed in Moscow by the famous Bolshoi Ballet. Set to Tchaikovsky’s beloved music, including “Waltz of the Flowers, "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy,” and “Waltz of the Snowflakes,” the entire family will love this magical experience filled with spectacular sets and beautiful costumes.

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra: New Year’s Eve Concert

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra returns to Athens for a special, fun-filled New Year’s Eve concert. The ninety-minute concert begins at 7 p.m., so attendees will be out early enough to enjoy any other traditional activities.

$53-63

Sponsored by: Performing Arts Center
Contact: Performing Arts Center 706-542-4400

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit: http://pac.uga.edu/

 

Concert: Avi Avital

FREE for UGA students, tickets are required (Student tickets are available 11/7), $36 for non-UGA students

Mandolin player Avi Avital is one of the world’s most exciting and adventurous musicians. He is joined by harpsichordist Kenneth Weiss, who performed at the PAC recently with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center.

Concert: The Romeros

More than half a century after walking onto the world stage as the first classical guitar quartet, The Romeros continue to be a veritable institution in the world of classical music, dazzling countless audiences and winning the raves of reviewers worldwide. Known to millions as the “Royal Family of the Guitar,” the quartet now includes second and third generation Romeros. 

Make It An Evening with a tour and free dessert at the Georgia Museum of Art at 6 p.m.

$6 for UGA students, $26-47 for non-UGA students

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