The latest from the Georgia Symphony Orchestra

Support Our End of Season Fundraising Campaign

The Georgia Symphony Orchestra is a space of creativity and musical growth that connects our community through every performance and event. Our 72nd season was filled with incredible shows and community engagement opportunities that we hope to bring back. In preparation for the end of our 2022-2023 season, we have launched our Growing Together Campaign, […]

Georgia Symphony Orchestra Announces Its 73rd Season

Marietta, GA, May 25, 2023 – The Georgia Symphony Orchestra (GSO) proudly announces the 2023-2024 season schedule for its orchestral, choral, jazz, holiday, sensory friendly and youth music education program performances. The season will showcase thrilling melodies and harmonies that will captivate and engage audiences. The opening performance, An Early Grave, on October 28, 2023, […]

A Message from Our Executive Director

Dear Friends, It’s hard to believe that the end of our 72nd season is here. And what a year it has been!  This year, 519 musicians, student, amateur and professional, have performed 33 concerts, and sold almost 7000 tickets.  The GSO presented the World Premiere of Liminal: An Atlanta Concerto, by our own Artistic Director […]

Concluding GSO’s 72nd Season on the Highest Note: Carmina Burana

The GSO’s 72nd season has connected our community with incredible and meaningful performances from our orchestra and jazz ensembles, chorus and GYSO ensembles. We have also been very lucky to count on the support of talented guest musicians and artists. To conclude our season, we are ending on the highest of notes with the spinning […]

More on the Musicians Behind the Music

We continue learning about the GSO Jazz! musicians who will be performing at the upcoming Radiohead Jazz Project performance on April 15. Learn more about the musical journeys of Tim Aucoin and Trey Wright below. Tim Aucoin, Bass What made you become a musician?Growing up in New Orleans, music was part of every event. Music as […]

The Musicians Behind the Music

We recently connected with a few of the musicians who play with GSO Jazz! Learn more about their musical journey and interests by reading below. Mace Hibbard, Saxophone What made you become a musician?I come from a family of musicians, so I suppose it is in the stars.  What instruments do you play?Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet and […]

Registration Open: The Art of Musical Orchestration

We are excited to announce that Timothy Verville is hosting an insightful lecture at the Tim D. Lee Senior Center on April 12, 2023, for Cobb County older adults. Attendees will listen to several musical selections and compare how different versions of the same piece can alter the message of the music. When: April 12, […]

Join Us for Our Sensory Friendly Events on April 15

Our Sensory Friendly series is back, with two event times on April 15. Join us at the Marietta Performing Arts Center for a 50-minute program where you can move around, dance, speak or vocalize while exploring the world of classical music.  This event is designed especially for individuals with sensory sensitivities and their families. It […]

GYSO 2023-2024 Season Auditions Are Open

Auditions are now open for the Georgia Youth Symphony Orchestras (GYSO) 2023-2024 Season! As members of GYSO, students enjoy continuing their musical development in a nurturing and supportive environment while performing at the highest level during a full season of concerts. Each ensemble is led by professionals in their fields who provide comprehensive music experiences for students […]

Explore the Sounds of Radiohead through Jazz!

The Radiohead Jazz Project is back! Join the GSO Jazz Ensemble and Director Sam Skelton for a unique and engaging exploration of the music by English rock band Radiohead on April 15 at 8:00 PM at The Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre. Radiohead is one of the most recognized rock bands of the early […]