Beethoven birthday bash for KSO

Sandra ClarkOur Town Arts

Shhhhh. It’s not been announced yet. But, as usual, Cynthia Moxley has the scoop in The Blue Streak.
The upcoming season for the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra was previewed at a reception …

Shaub and friends play dazzling concert

Harold DuckettFeature, Our Town Arts

About 30 seconds into Knoxville Symphony Orchestra concertmaster William Shaub and principal violist Kathryn Gawne’s performance of Norwegian composer Johan Halvorsen’s 1894 “Passacaglia in G Minor on theme of Handel,” …

KSO concert addresses power plays

Harold DuckettFeature, Our Town Arts

At the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s October Masterworks concert at the Tennessee Theatre Thursday night, conductor Aram Demirjian gave two fairly lengthy introductions to music on the program that addresses issues …