Atlanta Pops Orchestra continues its 75-year journey in 2021 by enriching communities throughout the southeast with live performances of popular orchestral music. By collaborating with an array of musical artists from a variety of popular music styles, as well as presenting exhilarating performances featuring the orchestra’s musicians, the Atlanta Pops Orchestra engages diverse audiences with moving musical experiences. With an instrumentation that combines the four sections of a classical orchestra—strings, woodwinds, brass, and percussion—with a jazz/pop rhythm section of piano, bass and drums, the Atlanta Pops Orchestra brings to life music that inspires and excites people of all ages and backgrounds.
The Conductor and Music Director is Dr. Jason Altieri who also serves as Associate Conductor of the Reno, NV Philharmonic and Director of the Orchestra Program at The University of Nevada, Reno.
The Atlanta Pops Orchestra has been involved in a number of recording projects, and has travelled to concert halls in the southeast & mid-west US to perform more than 100 concerts in the past 10 years. The Atlanta Pops is a 501(c)3 non-profit Georgia Corporation.
‘An Irish Heart’ Live in Concert
Previously with Celtic Woman, Chloë Agnew’s ‘An Irish Heart’ Live in Concert includes songs of Ireland, standards and Broadway /movie melodies with guest artists Irish tenor Dermot Kiernan and Riverdance alum Scott Porter. Created for Chloë Agnew and Atlanta Pops Orchestra it’s a beautiful and uplifting evening of music
These performances are made possible by a grant from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts, and our faithful Sponsors.