Atlantic Symphony Orchestra opens with a program of favorite masterworks inspired by dance. A lush journey from the old world to the new, and a tremendous beginning to ASO’s 22nd season. Program includes Beethoven (overture from “The Consecration of the House”), Adams, (“The Chairman Dances: Foxtrot for Orchestra”), Copland (“Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes”) and Dvorak (Symphony No. 9 “From the New World”). 7:30 p.m., at Thayer Academy Center for the Arts, 745 Washington St., Braintree. Tickets $47 for adults / $42 for seniors / $20 for students under 22. Limited reduced balcony and value seating also available. For tickets, call 781-331-3600 or visit atlanticsymphony.org.