Our Mission

The mission of the Albany Symphony Association is to enrich the quality of life in southwest Georgia by providing and promoting symphonic music through the organization, development and support of a symphony orchestra and related educational, artistic, and diverse cultural activities.

Welcome to the Albany Symphony Orchestra

"Welcome to the Albany Symphony Orchestra's 2018 - 2019 Season, featuring music from Bach to Brubeck. Mark your calendars for our holiday favorite, Peppermint Pops with matinee and evening performances that are perfect for all ages! You definitely will not want to miss jazz star Chris Brubeck performing his own compositions along with standard favorites, side-by-side with the ASO. Join us this season in getting to know your Albany Symphony Orchestra at the Historic Downtown Municipal Auditorium!"

- Claire Fox Hillard, Music Director

ASO Staff

Claire Fox Hillard
Music Director & Conductor

Joelle Leigh Fryman
Executive Director

LeeAnna Anglin
Administrative Assistant/Box Office

Eric Bradshaw
Orchestra Personnel Manager

ASO Officers

Marcia Mitchell Hood

Tim McLean
Immediate Past-President

Fred Sharpe
Vice President

Dacia Berry

Greg Fullerton

ASO Board of Directors

Dawn Benson Dacia Berry Ken Boler Wilburn Campbell
Lisa Davis Greg Fullerton Marcia Mitchell Hood Jim LeVaughn
Mary Helen Morgan Ben Roberts Hon. Louis Sands Fred Sharpe
Ralph Scoccimaro Jim Womack