Symphony Hall LIVE Iconic Performances

A historical look back at Atlanta Symphony Hall LIVE concerts, featuring world-renowned musicians and entertainers. These artists span the full genre spectrum, from pop, rock, country, R&B, jazz, comedy and everything in between.

By Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Mahavishnu OrchestraAtlanta Symphony Orchestra

Mahavishnu Orchestra - 9/16/72

Concert poster for Mahavishnu Orchestra featuring John McLaughlin at Atlanta Symphony Hall on September 16, 1972. Mr. McLaughlin would later perform on the same stage in November of 2017 for his farewell U.S. tour.

Randy Newman Ticket StubAtlanta Symphony Orchestra

Randy Newman - 4/15/78

Back in 1978 the Atlanta Symphony Hall stage was graced by legendary, singer/songwriter/composer Randy Newman. Newman has returned to Symphony Hall numerous times, performing new songs and old.

LIVE Historical & Notable Performances (1978-08-11) by Rennie EllisAtlanta Symphony Orchestra

AC/DC - 8/11/78

Rock group AC/DC electrifies Atlanta Symphony Hall on August 11, 1978 as part of their "Powerage" US Tour. This concert was co-headlined by American rock band Cheap Trick.

As of March of 2016, popular performances were branded as Atlanta Symphony Hall LIVE.

LIVE Historical & Notable Performances (2016-07-10) by Chris EasonAtlanta Symphony Orchestra

Chris Botti & Joshua Bell w/ ASO - 6/10/16

Trumpeter Chris Botti and violinist Joshua Bell co-headline a sold out night at Atlanta Symphony Hall producing a unique jazz/classical fusion event.

LIVE Historical & Notable Performances (2017-09-29) by Chris EasonAtlanta Symphony Orchestra

Trey Anastasio w/ ASO - 9/29/17

Iconic guitarist, singer, and songwriter Trey Anastasio, best known for his work in rock band Phish, joins the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra for a one-night-only performance in September of 2017.

LIVE Historical & Notable Performances (2017-11-03) by Chris EasonAtlanta Symphony Orchestra

Amos Lee w/ ASO - 11/3/17

Atlanta Symphony Hall LIVE welcomed singer-songwriter Amos Lee to Symphony Hall on  November 3, 2017 in support of his sixth studio album Spirit.

LIVE Historical & Notable Performances (2018-12-04)Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Martina McBride w/ ASO - 12/4/18

American country music singer-songwriter Martina McBride brings the big band and orchestral sounds to life with "The Joy of Christmas Tour", pleasing a sold-out crowd back in 2018.

LIVE Historical & Notable Performances (2018-12-05)Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Leslie Odom, Jr. w/ ASO - 12/5/18

On the night of December 5, 2018, multifaceted performer Leslie Odom Jr. demonstrated his breathtaking vocals to a sold-out crowd. Making his Broadway debut at the age of 17, Leslie Odom, Jr. has continued to impress and is widely remembered for his role in Hamilton.

LIVE Historical & Notable Performances (2019-09-13)Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Indigo Girls w/ ASO - 9/12/19 & 9/13/19

Folk duo and Atlanta natives Indigo Girls perform with the ASO for two nights on September 12 & 13, 2019.

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