Albany Georgia


Albany Concert Association

Since 1935, the Albany Concert Association has presented a variety of high quaity concert performances by well-known nationally and internationally known artists as well as rising young artists. Programs have included ballets, big band sounds, musicals, operas, symphonies as well as vocal and instrumental perfomances by soloists by groups. Albany Chorale maintains a standard of artistic excellence and distinguished musical performing arts. The concerts are held at the Albany Municipal Auditorium. Hotel nearest Albany Municipal Auditorium: Hilton Garden Inn.

Albany Symphony Orchestra

Albany Symphony Orchestra is Southwest Georgia’s only professional symphony. This 85 members award winning orchestra was formed in 1965. Performances includ Masterworks concerts, Adventures in Music concerts, the annual Peppermint Pops concert celebrating the Christmas season, as well as an annual Celebration Celebration concert. The orchestra's performance home is the Albany Municipal Auditorium. During the regular season performances may also be held at the Albany James H. Gray, Sr. Civic Center, the Parks at Chehaw and Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Hotel nearest Albany Municipal Auditorium and Albany James H. Gray Civic Center: Hilton Garden Inn. Hotel convenient to Mt. Zion Baptist Church: Hampton Inn & Suites.

Ballet Theater South

Ballet Theater South gives annual performances of classical ballet, modern ballet and jazz. The performances are held at the Albany Municipal Auditorium. Hotel nearest Albany Municipal Auditorium: Hilton Garden Inn. For more information, contact the Albany Area Arts Council.

Dougherty Comprehensive High School Chorale

The Dougherty Comprehensive High School Chorale, is an award-winning choral group consisting of Albany, Georgia students who come from various backgrounds of economic statuses. As a choral group, the students are advocates of peace - through song, in the fight against school causalities and the social and economical adversities in today’s world. One of the finest choral groups in the nation, this chorale is a recipient of several prestigous awards including the Grammy Signature Award NARAS Inc. and First Place and Overall Winners of 15 National Music Festival Competitions throughout the United States. They have performed for President Jimmy Carter, at the National Annual Black Caucus Convention, Washington, D.C. (2003, 2004 & 2005), with gospel artists Richard Smallwood and Vickie Winans, with classical composers – James Mulholland and Moses Hogan and with with the Southeastern Symphony Orchestra. More...

Theatre Albany

Theatre Albany is home of outstanding performances of plays and musicals. The productions are presented at the historic Captain John A. Davis Home, a pre-Civil War landmark of the National Historic Register. Theatre Albany is the recipient of the 1994 and 1998 Best Production and Best Actor awards from the Georgia Theatre Conference Community Theatre Festival. The best Southwest Georgia entertainment includes Theatre Albany.   Nearby hotel: Hilton Garden Inn

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