By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Concert calendar
Placeholder Image

This week

Centennial Homecoming, Toccoa. Toccoa Falls College Homecoming Concert. The college’s Concert Band, Flute Ensemble, Brass and Jazz Ensembles and student and alumni vocalists and instrumentalists will perform. 8 p.m. Friday-Sunday, Grace Chapel and Performing Arts Center, Toccoa Falls College, 325 Chapel Drive, Toccoa. (706) 886-6831.

The Echo Project, Fairburn. Featuring The Killers, Phil Lesh & Friends, The Flaming Lips and many other performers. Environmental awareness workshops, related activities. 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. today and Friday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, Bouckaert Farm, exit 69 off Interstate 85, Cedar Grove Road, Fairburn. Tickets $85-$178.50 in advance, $200 at the gate. (800) 594-8499.

Banks and Shane, Gainesville. Rescheduled from Labor Day concert. 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, officially closing the 2007 Summer MusicFest from The Arts Council. Smithgall Arts Center, 331 Spring St., Gainesville. General admission tickets $25, or $240 for a table of eight (reserved seating). (770) 534-2787.

Student recital, Gainesville. Brenau music majors perform piano and vocal concert. Works by Bach, Beethoven and Handel. 8 p.m. Monday, Pearce Auditorium, Brenau University, 500 Washington St. S.E., Gainesville. Free. (800) 252-5119.

Blue Sky Concerts, Gainesville. Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesdays throughout October at the downtown Gainesville square. Brown bag lunches may be purchased from downtown restaurants. Schedule: Gainesville State College’s jazz ensemble, Wednesday; King Daddy Polecats Oct. 24; GSC’s brass ensemble Oct. 31. Free. (770) 297-1141 or Downtown Gainesville.


12 Girls Band, Atlanta. 8 p.m. Oct. 18, Atlanta Symphony Hall, Memorial Arts Building, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. $35-$65. (404) 733-5000 or Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.

Voices of Praise, Gainesville. Gospel selections featuring Antonio Vivaldi’s "Gloria" with orchestra. Voices of North Georgia, formerly The Gainesville Chorale. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19, 3 p.m. Oct. 21, 404 Washington St. N.W., Gainesville. $15 adults, $12 seniors age 60 and older and students, $5 children age 11 and younger. (404) 376-2737.

Chuck Brodsky, Sautee. Evening Star Music Series. 8 p.m. Oct. 20, Sautee Nacoochee Center, 283 Ga. 255 N., Sautee. Tickets $20 adults, $15 members, $8 children age 12 and younger. Reservations recommended. (706) 878-3300.

Fall Classical Concert, Gainesville. Gainesville Symphony Orchestra. Featuring "Classical Masterworks" by Mendelssohn, Mozart and Tchaikovsky. 8 p.m. Oct. 30, Pearce Auditorium, Brenau University, 500 Washington St. S.E., Gainesville. Tickets $27 adults, $24 seniors and $12 students. (770) 532-5727.


Appalachian Jam, Dahlonega. Acoustic bluegrass and old time string music jam session open to the public. 2 to 6 p.m. Saturdays through October, Dahlonega Gold Museum State Historic Site, downtown square, Dahlonega. Free. (706) 864-6133.