COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, March 29

2 events

Performance

  • The Classic Center

    3 p.m. FREE! (tickets required). 706-357-4444, www.athensymphony.org

    Athens Symphony Spring Concert

    Featuring violin soloist Rachael Fischer, the symphony's program includes Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 5, Op. 107 and M. Bruch's Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 26.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7 p.m. $35–45. www.pac.uga.edu

    Kodo: One Earth Tour

    Kodo turns traditional Japanese music into a stunning spectacle of taiko drumming that transcends genres.

Monday, March 30

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson School of Music

    6 p.m. FREE! music.uga.edu

    UGA Horn Choir Spring Concert

    The choir is directed by Dr. Jean Martin-Williams.

Tuesday, March 31

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $25–42. www.pac.uga.edu

    Vadym Kholodenko Piano Performance

    Ukranian pianist Kholodenko is the winner of the 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.

Thursday, April 2

2 events

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    UGA African American Choral Ensemble

    Directed by professor Gregory Broughton, the group presents their spring concert of indigenous musical treasures.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    6 p.m. FREE! music.uga.edu

    UGA Jazz Band Spring Concert

    The group, led by professor David D'Angelo, will play a variety of styles in the jazz tradition.

Friday, April 3

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $18, $5 (w/ student ID). www.music.uga.edu

    Second Thursday Concert: Evgeny Rivkin

    The performance will feature works for piano by Brahms, Schubert, Rachmaninoff and Scriabin.

Tuesday, April 7

2 events

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $25–42. www.pac.uga.edu

    Christina & Michelle Naughton Piano Duo

    Christina and Michelle Naughton are twin sisters and graduates of the Juilliard School and the Curtis Institute of Music. Their performance, which includes works by Mendelssohn, Debussy, Schoenfield and others, will be recorded for national broadcast on American Public Media's "Performance Today."

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    2 p.m. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    UGA Jazz Combo

    (Edge Hall) The performance is led by professor David D'Angelo.

Wednesday, April 8

1 event

Performance

  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

    6 p.m. FREE! music.uga.edu

    Trombone Spring Concert

    Joshua Bynum will lead the UGA Trombone Choir.

Thursday, April 9

4 events

Performance

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5–7. www.40watt.com

    The Modern Pinups

    See dance routines.

  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

    6 p.m. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    Hodgson String Quartet

    A recital by the Hugh Hodgson School of Music's premier graduate string quartet.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $18, $5 (w/ student ID). www.music.uga.edu

    Second Thursday Concert: Hodgson Singers

    The Second Thursday Concert Series season concludes with the international award-winning Hodgson Singers raising their voices in an uplifting concert led by the Director of Choral Activities, Daniel Bara.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $18, $5 (w/ student ID). www.music.uga.edu

    Hodgson Singers Concert

    The award-winning Hodgson Singers will perform Heinrich Schutz's "Selig sind die Toten," Herbert Howells' "Requiem," David Conte's "Invocation & Dance" and more.  

Friday, April 10

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $5 (w/ student ID), $10. www.music.uga.edu

    The Hodgson Wind Ensemble

    The performance features exciting repertoire for wind band, including a special performance of John Stevens' "Concerto for Euphonium."

Monday, April 13

2 events

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    UGA Symphonic Band

    The ensemble will give a their final concert of the year under the direction of conductor Michael Robinson. 

  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

    6 p.m. FREE! www.pac.uga.edu

    UGA Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble

    Professor David Zerkel leads the ensemble in their spring concert.

Wednesday, April 15

1 event

Performance

  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

    6 p.m. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    UGA Collegium Musicum

    Featuring both singers and instrumentalists, the group is dedicated to performing medieval, baroque and renaissance music in period-correct style.

Thursday, April 16

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $5 (w/ student ID), $10. www.music.uga.edu

    UGA Symphony Orchestra

    Director Mark Cedel leads the UGASO in a performance of Shostakovich's Festival Overture and the 1919 version of Stavinsky's Firebird Suite, as well as Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5 under the direction of guest conductor Josh Manuel.

Friday, April 17

2 events

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    UGA University Chorus

    The performance will include Mendelssohn's Hear My Prayer, Brahms' Nänie and Corigliano's Fern Hill.

  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

    6 p.m. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    John Sutherland Concert

    This special concert honors former guitar professor John Sutherland who passed away this past October. Former students of Sutherland will perform, including the Georgia Guitar Quartet, the Athens Guitar Duo, Mary Akerman, Luther Enloe and Richard Knepp.

Monday, April 20

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. www.pac.uga.edu

    Jupiter String Quartet

    For this performance, the quartet is joined by clarinetist Jon Manasse and pianist Jon Nakamatsu.

Tuesday, April 21

1 event

Performance

  • The Classic Center

    Time TBA. www.classiccenter.com

    RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles

    This live multi-media spectacular takes you on a musical journey through the life and times of the Beatles.

Saturday, April 25

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    Apr. 25, 8 p.m. & Apr. 26, 3 p.m. www.pac.uga.edu

    The Arch Chamber Musical Festival

    America's premier repertory company for chamber music, the Chamber of Music Society of Lincoln Center makes its annual visit for the Arch Chamber Music Festival.

Sunday, April 26

1 event

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    Apr. 25, 8 p.m. & Apr. 26, 3 p.m. www.pac.uga.edu

    The Arch Chamber Musical Festival

    America's premier repertory company for chamber music, the Chamber of Music Society of Lincoln Center makes its annual visit for the Arch Chamber Music Festival.

Monday, April 27

1 event

Performance

  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

    6 p.m. FREE! music.uga.edu

    The Bulldog Brass Society

    This recital will feature a special appearance by the group's coach, UGA professor and former trumpet of the New York Philharmonic, Philip Smith.