KSO Announces Its Chamber Classics Series for 2017-18 Season

The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s Chamber Classics Series remains one of the best opportunities to hear intriguing music in an amazing acoustic environment for very reasonable ticket prices. The schedule for the 2017-18 season has been announced and awaits subscriber sales. Tickets for individual concerts will be available later in the summer. Tickets: 865.291.3310 or www.knoxvillesymphony.com

All performances are on Sunday afternoon at 2:30 PM at Downtown Knoxville’s Bijou Theatre with the exception of the January 2018 Quartet/Quintet performance at UT’s Powell Recital Hall.

KSO Chamber Classics Series for 2017-18

Sunday, October 1

FRANKENSTEIN!!
Conductor: Aram Demirjian
• PROKOFIEV: Classical Symphony
• GRUBER: Frankenstein!! A Pan-Demonium for Chansonnier & Ensemble
• HAYDN: Symphony No 60 (“Il Distratto”)

Sunday, November 26

CLASSICAL CHRISTMAS
James Fellenbaum, conductor
Program to be announced later

Sunday, January 7

PRINCIPAL QUARTET & WOODWIND QUINTET
• BARBER: Summer Music
• ARTHUR FOOTE: Nocturne and Scherzo for Flute and String Quartet
• BEETHOVEN: Septet in E- at major
2:30 PM—UT School of Music—Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall

Sunday, February 4

BACH CONCERTO FOR TWO VIOLINS
Conductor: Aram Demirjian
• SCHNITTKE: Moz-Art a la Haydn
• GOLIJOV: Last Round
• J.S. BACH: Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV 1043 (Edward Pulgar and the yet to be determined new KSO concertmaster will be the soloists)
• HIGDON: String (from the Concerto for Orchestra?)
• SHOSTAKOVICH: Chamber Symphony

Sunday, March 4

MOZART’S “JUPITER” SYMPHONY
Conductor: Aram Demirjian
• J.S. BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
• STRAVINSKY: Concerto in E- at (“Dumbarton Oaks”)
• THEOFANIDIS: Muse
• MOZART: Symphony No. 41 K. 551  (“Jupiter”)

 

 

 

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