Classical Music Calendar: Nov. 16-23

Calendar3Aside from the week’s major events, it’s important to remember the UT School of Music’s regular schedule of student and faculty/guest/ensemble recitals, all of them free. To keep track of the daily offerings, check out their events page here.

Here are a few of this week’s classical music concerts in Knoxville.

 

 

Thursday, November 19

Knoxville Symphony Orchestra with guest conductor “Z” Kuwahara—2nd in the series of six conductors auditioning for KSO music  director. On the program:
Shchedrin: Concerto for Orchestra No. 1 “Naughty Limericks”
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 (pianist, Stewart Goodyear)
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 3
7:30 p.m. Tennessee Theatre, 602 S. Gay Street, downtown Knoxville

Friday, November 20

Knoxville Symphony Orchestra with guest conductor “Z” Kuwahara—2nd in the series of six conductors auditioning for KSO music  director. On the program:
Shchedrin: Concerto for Orchestra No. 1 “Naughty Limericks”
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 (pianist, Stewart Goodyear)
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 3
7:30 p.m. Tennessee Theatre, 602 S. Gay Street, downtown Knoxville

Fay Adams and Edie Johnson; piano
Faculty recital
8:00 p.m. Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
FREE

Sunday, November 22

Kevin Class; piano
Faculty recital
Featuring works by Schubert, Chopin, Rachmaninoff, and Ravel
4:00 p.m. Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
FREE

Monday, November 23

Gerhard Siegel; tenor and Gabriel Dobner; piano
Guest artist recital
***RECOMMENDED: Siegel has recently been associated with the role of Mime in Rheingold and Siegfried from Wagner’s Ring Cycle, a role he sang as his debut at the Metropolitan Opera New York, at the Bayreuth Festival and at the Covent Garden in London, in the “Ring” directed by Jeffrey Tate at the Cologne Opera, and also at Covent Garden London.
8:00 p.m. Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
FREE

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