October 15 & 16 at 8:00 p.m. | Long Center

In October, get ready to travel out of this world with a performance of “The Planets” by Gustav Holst. Enjoy this transcendental concert on a whole new level, with a visual treat from NASA of breathtaking space footage. "Otherworldly" will also be guest pianist Christopher Atzinger's rendition of Grieg’s popular Piano Concerto in A Minor. Hold onto your seats!


  • GUSTAV HOLST - A Fugal Overture, Op. 40, No. 1
  • EDVARD GRIEG - Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16
  • HOLST - The Planets, Op. 32


  • Christopher Atzinger, piano
  • Women of Chorus Austin
  • Visuals provided by NASA
  • Peter Bay, conductor


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Event Details

Ticket Information

  • Cost: $19.00 and up
  • Phone: 512-476-6064 ext. 3

Presenter Details

  • Name: Austin Symphony Orchestra
  • Founded in 1911, the Austin Symphony Orchestra is Austin’s oldest performing arts group. The ASO offers a complete season of musical and educational programming. Masterworks concerts include a series of eight concert pairs running monthly September through May in the state-of-the-art Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts. Our season also features the Sarah & Ernest Butler Pops Series: October & February Pops at the Long Center and December & June Pops at Palmer Events Center. Programming for the entire family includes the Halloween Children’s Concert, and the Christmas in the Community, as well as the popular James C. Armstrong Youth Educations Programs, which include Children’s Day Art ParkYoung People’s ConcertsHigh School Concert Tour and a variety of other school programs.

Venue Details

  • Address: 701 W Riverside Drive
  • City: Austin
  • State: TX
  • Zip: 78704