• In-Person Concerts Canceled, But Still Making Music Online

    For the first time in our 42-year history, the Athens Symphony will have no in-person concerts in 2020. However, we are still making music each week with
    Tiny Spaces Concerts airing on Facebook and YouTube. Links at the bottom of this page, too.





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  • Virtual Christmas Concert Streams Online in December

    Our Christmas concerts have established themselves over 24 years as the unofficial launch of the Holiday Season. This December we will do the same with a virtual Christmas Concert by our orchestra and chorus on Facebook and YouTube.
    Watch for more details on this site.





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  • Save the Dates for Live Spring Concerts

    Spring Concert - Sunday, March 28, 2021 - 3:00pm

    “Picnic at the Pops” Concerts:
        Friday, April 30, 2021 - Picnic 6:30pm, Concert 8:00pm
        Sat., May 1, 2021 - Picnic 6:30pm, Concert 8:00pm

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Upcoming Events

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5

Dec

Virtual Christmas Concert

Saturday December 5th
@ 8:00pm

Facebook and YouTube

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28

Mar

Spring Concert

Sunday March 28th
@ 3:00pm

The Classic Center Theatre

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30

Apr

Pops Concert

Friday April 30th
@ 8:00pm

TheThe Classic Center Grand Hall - Doors Open at 6:30 pm

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Plan Your
Experience

With the Athens Symphony, you will discover the magic of great music-making in classical, holiday and pops family concerts. Expect to enjoy yourself!

With the Athens Symphony, you will discover the magic of great music-making in classical, holiday and pops family concerts. Expect to enjoy yourself!

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Meet Our Conductors

Founding Conductor Albert F. Ligotti retired in 2012 and the Athens Symphony embarked on a new era under the leadership of Susan Dinwiddie and the expanding role of Associate Conductor Brad Maffett.

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Meet the ASO

All members of the Athens Symphony Orchestra and Chorus are volunteers who bring their musical talents to weekly practices and concert performances inspired by their passionate love for music.

Support Us

With no income from ticket sales, the Athens Symphony is totally dependent on the generosity of individual donors and corporate sponsors to pay for our rehearsal and performing space, music and licensing fees, and other expenses to keep our performances complimentary for all to attend.

With no income from ticket sales, the Athens Symphony is totally dependent on the generosity of individual donors and corporate sponsors to pay for our rehearsal and performing space, music and licensing fees, and other expenses to keep our performances complimentary for all to attend.

Share Your Experience

Share your symphony experience with your photos from our concerts throughout the year.

Still photography is welcomed before, during, and after the concerts. Just remember, during concerts flash and video/audio recordings are not permitted.

Then share your photos on Instagram and Facebook using the hashtag #AthensSymphony.

Share Your Experience

Share your symphony experience with your photos from our concerts throughout the year.

Still photography is welcomed before, during, and after the concerts. Just remember, during concerts flash and video/audio recordings are not permitted.

Then share your photos on Instagram and Facebook using the hashtag #AthensSymphony.