Sunday: UT Symphony, ‘Concertos and Classics’

Getting a sneak preview of classical music’s future stars is always incredibly satisfying. Just such a preview comes to Knoxville audiences this time of the year with a concert featuring the UT School of Music Concerto Competition winners in four categories of performance. That always entertaining concert is this Sunday afternoon, 4 PM, in the James…

Review: KSO Chamber Orchestra, “Mozart and Haydn”

In case there are any readers who haven’t noticed, the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s Chamber Classics Series at the Bijou is right up there as my favorite music series in Knoxville. The reasons for this are pretty obvious. The clarity of acoustics in the Bijou is simply stunning in its naturalness, allowing nuance and subtlety of…