Tickets on sale Friday, December 16th at 10:00 AM. Multi-platinum selling singer/songwriter/producer Ben Folds is slated to perform his critically acclaimed piano concerto and pop hits with a host of orchestras throughout the U.S. On April 24th, 2017, Folds will make a stop at Atlanta Symphony Hall and will be joined by the GRAMMY(R) Award-winning Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. His concerto was featured in his first classical pop rock album "So There" in 2015, which topped both the Classical and Classical Crossover charts. At many of his shows Folds will also continue to offer pre-performance VIP events, which include "master classes" and exclusive sound-check events for interested fans. His master classes, which he began hosting this Fall, are conducted in collaboration with the Grammy Foundation's "Grammy In The Schools" initiative to help raise awareness of the importance of music education and to spotlight local music educators. At each master class, a local music educator is invited to interview Folds and lead an intimate Q&A session with fans who participate. Presale tickets and VIP packages will be available starting Wednesday, December 14th at 10 am local venue time to members of Ben Folds' email database. Tickets and VIP packages will be available to the public starting Friday, December 16 at 10 am local venue time. More info on these events can be found here: https://www.benfolds.com/tour-dates Widely regarded as one of the major music influencers of our generation, Folds has spent over a decade sharing the stage with some of the world's greatest symphony orchestras - from Sydney, Australia to the Kennedy Center. For five seasons he was a judge on the popular NBC series "The Sing Off," which catapulted the art of a cappella into the national spotlight, and helped launch the careers of numerous a cappella groups.