Pianist Fei-Fei Dong spices up KSO concert

Harold DuckettArts 865, Feature

If it hadn’t been for pianist Fei-Fei Dong’s exuberant encore of contemporary Russian pianist Arcadi Volodos’ rambunctious arrangement of Mozart’s “Turkish Rhondo,” last night’s Knoxville Symphony Masterworks Concert at the …

Get Out & Play: Birding

Carol EvansFeature

Did you know that birdwatching is one of the fastest-growing outdoor activities in the country, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service? About 50 million Americans plan an outing …

The ‘Libby’ lessons

Sherri Gardner HowellFarragut, Feature

Libby has been on my mind a lot this week. Those of you who are long-time readers of my columns will recognize the name. Libby is “my stolen daughter,” a …

Making music at Flying Anvil

Sandra ClarkArts 865, Feature

Expect some smooth music when Flying Anvil Theatre presents “Carrying a Torch,” a twisted look at bad love, heartbreak and revenge. The show runs April 20 to May 13.
Wendel Werner …