The Asheville Symphony Orchestra announces its 2016-2017 season. The lineup includes a seven-concert Masterworks Series featuring favorite works and composers of Music Director Daniel Meyer; an all-new New Year’s Eve celebration with a performance of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony; and the return of the highly popular Asheville Amadeus festival in March 2017 with famed violinist Midori as its headliner and artist-in-residence. Tickets/Info: (828) 254-7046 or