This Week: Steven Jarvi with the KSO, UT Opera’s ‘Don Giovanni’ at the Bijou

Here are a few of this week’s classical music offerings.

Monday, April 11, 2016
Navy Band Great Lakes: Fair Winds
Woodwind quintet, Guest artist recital
7:00 p.m. Band Room 135, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center, FREE

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
UT Jazz Big Band Concert
8:00 p.m. Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center, FREE

Thursday and Friday, April 14 and 15
Knoxville Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Concert, Guest conductor Steven Jarvi
Adam Schoenberg: Finding Rothko
Dvorak: Cello Concerto, Susie Yang, cellist
Elgar: Enigma Variations
7:30 p.m. Tennessee Theatre, 604 S. Gay Street
Tickets and information

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, April 15-17
Mozart’s Don Giovanni, University of Tennessee Opera Theatre
Bijou Theatre, 803 S. Gay Street
Friday and Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 p.m.
$20 for adults, $15 for seniors 60+, and $5 for students with school ID and youth 18 and under
Tickets available at the Tennessee Theatre box office or at

Sunday, April 17
Knoxville Opera: Heavenly Opera, Opera Prayers and Scenes at Religious Venues
Arias and ensemble pieces from works by Mascagni, Puccini, Verdi, Rossini, Massenet, Gounod, and others
Kerri Marcinko, soprano
Jonathan Burton, tenor
Sarah Fitch, mezzo-soprano
Scott Bearden, baritone
Brian Salesky, music director and accompanist
First Baptist Church of Knoxville, Main Street in Downtown, 7:00 pm