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Concerts and Events

The School of Music at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville offers more than 200 performances and events each year. Unless otherwise noted, all concerts are FREE and open to the public. Most concerts and events will be in one of three performance halls on campus: Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall in the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center located at 1741 Volunteer Boulevard; James R. Cox Auditorium and Performance Hall 32, both in the Alumni Memorial Building located at 1408 Middle Drive.

Please check our concert line at 865-974-5678 the day of an event for updates or cancellations. For additional information or questions, call 865-974-8935.

Events for December 2016

  • UT Balinese Gamelan Concert
    Ensemble concert; The Indonesian term gamelan, more or less synonymous with the term “orchestra,” means “to hammer,” and refers to an ensemble of bronze metallophones, gongs, flutes, and drums, played by as few as 4 and as many as 40 people. UT’s Balinese gamelan is a gamelan semar pegulingan whose sonic characteristics, with its use of seven tones, has attracted renewed interest and created a revival for this kind of gamelan within Bali and beyond.
    12/01/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • UT Middle East Ensemble
    Ensemble concert; featuring music from Armenia, Egypt, Iran, Lebanon, Syria, the Sephardic tradition, Turkey, and more, performed by UT students and Knoxville community members.
    12/01/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Holiday Musicale
    A casual, festive evening of traditional holiday music hosted by the UT School of Music Board of Advisors. Food and drinks are included in ticket price. Tickets are $75 per person in advance. All funds raised go toward student scholarships. Purchase tickets at or by contacting Tracy Viles at 865-974-7547.
    12/04/2016 at 5:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    Cost: $75

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