Q: What platform are you using to watch the performance?
A: Vimeo is the platform we are using to bring the performances to you.
Q: Do I need to download Vimeo in order to watch the performance?
A: It is not necessary to download Vimeo to watch the performances on your desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile device from our site. If you are not watching from the ASO website, Vimeo might recommend you download the app and start a free account.
Q: Can I watch the performance/s on my TV?
A: Yes! It is possible to watch on your TV if you have the necessary equipment. You can either connect your chosen device directly to your TV setup or you can cast or mirror to your TV. Please note: The ASO cannot provide technical support for casting/mirroring.
Q: How can I enhance the audio at home?
A: We know the audio is so important. Our production team has worked tirelessly to bring you the best virtual production we can, and that includes great sound. While we’re unable to be in the hall together, we do recommend contacting your local electronics and audio sound system store. They’ll have suggestions on the best way to enhance the audio for your devices and enjoy the concerts fully.
Q: How long do I have to watch the performance?
A: The video will available for seven (7) calendar days of the premiere date.
Q: Do you offer technical support?
A: If you cannot login please contact the Box Office at 512-476-6064 ext. 3 or email email@example.com. The ASO cannot provide technical support in regards to casting/mirroring. We recommend contacting the manufacturer of the device you're casting/mirroring from (iPhone, Android phone, tablet, desktop, etc) and the device you're casting/mirroring to (Roku, Amazon FireTV, Chromecast, SmartTV, AppleTV). We also recommend contacting your internet service provider. If you're experiencing difficulty casting on Chromecast click here to see a message from Vimeo.
Friday, September 18, 2020 7:00PM
“Pomp and Circumstance”
Your Austin Symphony Orchestra is graduating from quarantine to back onstage, where they couldn’t wait to be. Start Handel’s Music for the Royal Fireworks because you are instore for a virtual event like no other! Britten lights the way with his Les illuminations with soprano Mela Dailey offering her amazing vocal talents. After "intermission,' you'll see and hear Aaron Copland’s famous Appalachian Spring. Toast to a program curated to maximize this virtual experience for you! Click on the "Learn More" button above to watch a preview video from ASO Music Director, Peter Bay.
This program is pre-recorded. It will premiere Friday, September 11 at 7:00 p.m. (available to watch for seven days).
GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: The Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351
BENJAMIN BRITTEN: Les illuminations, Op. 18
AARON COPLAND: Appalachian Spring (complete ballet)
Q: Where do we watch the performance? A: At our Virtual Concert Hall (password required)
Q: Are there any discounts? A: The more you buy the more you save (up to 25% off!)! Students can also get a student discount. Click here for more information.
Whether we are in the hall or in your home, the Austin Symphony Orchestra will be "Connecting with Music" with you once again!
Use hastag #aso110 (the "110" stands for how many years we've been playing for the Austin community)
All artists, dates, and repertoire is subject to change.
H-E-B; H-E-B Tournament of Champions; Bancroft Initiative; The Rea Charitable Trust; ConocoPhillips; AM Technical Solutions; Bank of America; Dignity Memorial; Macy’s Foundation; PlainsCapital Bank
City of Austin/ Cultural Arts Division; National Endowment of the Arts; Texas Commission on the Arts
A special thanks to Advanced Logistics Solutions and Tonehaus Productions with this concert performance.
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