• Add Our Christmas Concerts to Your Holiday Plans

    Join this Athens tradition featuring the Athens Symphony Chorus and Seth Hendershot narrating ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, December 10th and Sunday, December 11th.

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  • Watch the Recording of our Fall Concert Featuring

    Alton Brown, narrator "Peter and the Wolf" and Philip Snyder, guitar soloist.

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  • Watch the 2022-2023 Season Overview

    Our new Conductor, Brad Maffett, has a wonderful overview of the upcoming Season on our YouTube channel. Click below to watch!

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  • Become an Athens Symphony Donor or Sponsor

    Help provide Classical, Christmas, and Pops Concerts for the Athens area community. Click below to "Learn More."

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  • We Have Music Online

    Tune into our Tiny Space Concerts on Facebook and YouTube. Links also at the bottom of this page.

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Upcoming Events

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10

Dec

Christmas Concert

Saturday December 10th
@ 8:00pm

The Classic Center Theatre

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11

Dec

Christmas Concert

Sunday December 11th
@ 3:00pm

The Classic Center Theatre

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26

Nov

Spring Concert

Saturday November 26th
@ 3:00pm

The Classic Center Theatre

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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.