The program will include Trombo lontana by John Adams, the Fifth Symphony of Jean Sibelius and Piano Concerto No. 3 by Rachmaninoff. Ken Meltzer, host of the radio show "Meet the Classics" on Atlanta's AM-1690, will offer a lecture at 2:15 p.m. in Ramsey Hall.
(Theater) The Festival includes performances by the Athens Ukulele Philharmonic and other ukulele groups and soloists. Participants can bring a ukulele and play along.
Participate in a 5K and a 2K Dog Walk. Proceeds benefit the Athens Canine Rescue.
A ribbon cutting ceremony will be followed by a program, tour and reception. RSVP.
CAKE Longstanding alt-rock band featuring semi-controversial lyrics, groovy jams and a career spanning 17 years. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
NEW SOUTH SHOWCASE Host Caroline Aiken interviews and introduces performers Trio Deluxe and The Randon Roosters.
ATHENS JAZZ FESTIVAL WUGA FM presents a day of live jazz on the lawn, featuring Classic City Swing, Period Six, Mary & the Hot Hotty-Hots, Trey Wright Quartet, Athens Tango Project, Whitehall Jazz Collective, Chris Enghauser Trio and Louis Romanos Quartet. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
CLASSICAL REVOLUTION UGA School of Music graduates and students play works by Dvorak, Ligeti, Bach and more.
BLACKWATER DEEP Athens-based acoustic indie-folk band.
(Turner Soccer Complex, 2330 S. Milledge Ave.) Watch the Lady Dogs play Auburn.
Alan's Challenge. Every Sunday.
All are welcome to join in.
Get the new Magic cards early and play in a casual tournament.
Docents lead a tour of highlights from permanent collection.
Janet Geddis of Avid Bookshop presents "The Highs and Lows of Owning an Independent Bookstore."
(Colleen O. Williams Theater) The Winder-Barrow Community Theatre presents a Georgia-born musical retelling the story of Jesus of Nazareth with a 20th Century rural Georgia twist. See Theater Notes on p. 12.
Ron Hendon presents a scar correction and tattoo removal training classes. Sept. 25–28, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. 706-255-5897