Classical Concerts, May 14-19, 2009

The 2008-2009 concert season is starting to wind down for summer, but Georgia's not done yet.

May 14 & 16-17

  • Mozart's Requiem. Robert Spano leads the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. Also on the program, Stravinsky's Symphony of Psalms. Symphony Hall, Atlanta, 8 p.m.
May 15-16
  • Please note that the Augusta Opera's production of The Barber of Seville originally slated for May has been canceled for budgetary reasons.
Saturday, May 16
  • Chuck Quinn conducts the Ocmulgee Symphony Orchestra in an all-Slavic program: Tchaikovsky's Romeo and Juliet, Smetana's Moldau and a much rarer piece, Kalinnikov's Symphony No. 1. Hawkinsville Opera House, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 17
  • The Atlanta Baroque Orchestra welcomes renowned violinist Elizabeth Wallfisch to lead music from English Baroque masters (Handel, Purcell, Locke, Avison). Peachtree Road United Methodist Church, Atlanta, 3 p.m.
Tuesday, May 19