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.
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.
Sponsored by: Performing Arts Center
Contact: Performing Arts Center 706-542-4400
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit: http://pac.uga.edu/
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.
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
Performances of solo and chamber music by UGA Faculty and Rote Hund Muzik featuring the work of Pulitzer-winning guest composer Melinda Wagner.
The Hugh Hodgson School of Music's associate professor of viola, Maggie Snyder, is joined by a number of guest artists for a special recital. This recital will be streamed live via the School of Music's website: music.uga.edu/streaming.
Several of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music's graduate Strings students come together as the Hodgson Graduate String Quartet.
The UGA Hugh Hodgson School of Music’s premier choral ensemble, the Hodgson Singers, performs its fall concert, titled “Americana” and celebrating American composers and American musical styles. Tickets available at pac.uga.edu
$12, $6 for students with UGA ID
The students of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music's horn studio will put the versatility of their instrument on display with their annual fall recital. Part of the Spotlight on the Arts festival.
One of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music's large wind bands, the UGA Wind Symphony will perform the finest standard and new repertoire for wind bands as part of the Spotlight on the Arts festival.