Humor and weirdness open Chamber Classics Series

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The Knoxville Symphony Chamber Classics opens its concert season at 2:30 Sunday afternoon, Oct. 1, with a not-so-classic program that features toy instruments and unconventional contraptions turned into music-makers, in …

Chamber music thrives in the city

Harold DuckettArts 865

Two Knoxville audiences were treated to two excellent chamber music programs yesterday.
The first was the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s Q Series at the Square Room on Market Square, featuring the KSO’s …

Singing just for the glory of it

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More than 40 people, from as far away as Saluda, S.C., Carrollton, Ga., Champaign, Ill., and Albuquerque, N.M., as well as Blount, Knox, Jefferson and Sevier counties, gathered at the …

Lou Gross to teach live audio basics workshop

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Ever wish you could engineer live sound for a concert or speaking event?
Jubilee Community Arts (JCA), the nonprofit that runs the Laurel Theater, 1538 Laurel Ave., wants to help you …

KSO Aram Demirjian era off to a crisp start

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If Thursday night’s opening concert of the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s 82nd season was any indication, the Aram Demirjian era as conductor and music director of the KSO is off to …