Atlanta Pops Orchestra and John Driskell Hopkins to Release Double Vinyl LP: In The Spirit: A Celebration of the Holidays Deluxe Edition

Release Also Includes Indigo Girls, Balsam Range and Laura Bell Bundy ORCHESTRA TO PERFORM HOLIDAY GALA CONCERT AT CALLANWOLDE FINE ARTS CENTER, DECEMBER 1, 2016 Christmas at Callanwolde Gala Concert To Feature John Driskell Hopkins, Michelle Malone and the VaudeVillains ADDITIONAL POPS HOLIDAY CONCERTS TO BE PERFORMED AROUND SOUTHEAST ATLANTA, GA — This holiday season, Continue reading


Atlanta Pops Visits Muscle Shoals

The Atlanta Pops Orchestra recently made the 270 mile trip to perform in Muscle Shoals, Alabama on April 7. The concert was presented by Shoals On Stage and was held at the Norton Auditorium on the campus of the University of North Alabama. The program, entitled “Isn’t It Romantic,” consisted of timeless favorites spanning several Continue reading


Christmas Time in Georgia

This past weekend, Dr. Tom Gibson made his debut as guest conductor with the Atlanta Pops. Dr. Gibson led the orchestra in two performances of timeless holiday music – Saturday night at the Grand Theatre in Cartersville and Sunday afternoon at the Georgia Military College in Milledgeville. Sunday’s performance included special guest singer Katie Deal, Continue reading


Crossing the Border

Tonight, the Atlanta Pops Orchestra continues a long standing tradition with the Coffee County Arts Alliance with a performance at the Elba High School Auditorium in Elba, Alabama. The program will feature pianist Geoffrey Haydon in a program of Kern, Gershwin, Bernstein and more. During the day, students at Elba High School were treated to Continue reading


1945-2015: 70 Years of the Atlanta Pops Orchestra

2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the Atlanta Pops Orchestra. As we venture into our eighth decade, we will explore the players, programs and performances that have made this distinguished ensemble so memorable. In addition to delving into our own history, we look toward our future with the announcement of upcoming performances throughout the southeast. Continue reading