BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene
The indefatigable Tony Bennett will return next year for a concert at Atlanta Symphony Hall.
Bennett, who turned 90 this summer, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21. Tickets are $59.50-$175.50 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. Dec. 16 at the Woodruff Arts Center box office, www.ticketmaster.com and by calling 1-800-745-3000.
At 9 p.m. on Dec. 20, Bennett will receive a belated birthday celebration when NBC airs “Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best is Yet to Come.” Performes on the show include Billy Joel, Elton John, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder and Bennett’s jazz collaboration buddy, Lady Gaga (Bennett last played Atlanta with Gaga at Chastain in July 2015).
The iconic singer also recently released a new memoir, “Just Getting Started.”