clear
Friday September 4th, 2015 10:38AM

New venue for Fri. ASO concert in Gainesville

By Ken Stanford
GAINESVILLE - Due to the threat of rain, the venue for the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra's Gainesville concert Friday night has been changed.

The concert is being moved from the amphitheater at the Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center to the Georgia Mountains Center Arena.

Doors will open at 6:00. The concert begins at 8:00.

Garrett Keast will be the conductor. His professional conducting career began at New York City Opera where he served as associate conductor for several productions over three seasons. Keast's 2012 season includes performances with the Opera National de Paris, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Sinfonieorchester Wuppertal, and Oper Bonn with the SWR Radio Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart.

Tickets: $35 Adult; $32 Senior; $28 Student; $320 Table for eight.
© Copyright 2015 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Couch names administrative team
Ahead of his scheduled swearing in Friday, Hall County Sheriff-elect Gerald Couch named his top administrative team Monday.
6:28PM ( 2 years ago )
Tech beats Southern California in Sun Bowl
Tevin Washington threw a touchdown pass and ran for another score to help Georgia Tech beat Southern California 21-7 on Monday in the Sun Bowl.
5:54PM ( 2 years ago )
Hall Co. officials launch health-based initiative for employees
Hall County officials believe healthy county employees will be of greater service to the county. With that in mind, they have created a health-based fitness initiative to provide free fitness training for county workers.
5:46PM ( 2 years ago )
Local/State News
Qualifying wraps up Friday for municipal elections in Hall County
By AccessWDUN Staff
8:25AM ( 21 hours from now )
Gainesville woman arrested on prostitution charge
A Gainesville woman is charged with prostitution stemming from her arrest Thursday on West Ridge Road in Gainesville.
10:14AM ( 24 minutes ago )
With defiant county clerk behind bars, a gay Kentucky couple receives a marriage license
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A gay couple emerged from a Kentucky county clerk's office with a marriage license in hand Friday morning, embracing and crying as the defiant clerk who runs the office remained j...
9:45AM ( 53 minutes ago )
US employers added 173,000 jobs in August; unemployment rate falls to 7-year low of 5.1 pct.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve in deciding whether to raise i...
9:35AM ( 1 hour ago )
Common Core proficiency rate in Ga. below 40 percent
When Georgia students took a new test based on Common Core standards last year, their rate of proficiency in English language arts and math was below 40 percent in each grade level, according to results released Thursday.
By The Associated Press
8:26AM ( 2 hours ago )