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Concerts & Events

The School of Music at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville offers more than 200 recitals and concerts per 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 Buildinglocated at 1408 Middle Drive.

NOTE: For individual or small group performances, please check our website or Concertline (865- 974-5678) the day of an event for updates or cancellations. If you need additional information or assistance call (865) 974-8935. 

2014-15 Events

February 2015

  • Katie Johnson, horn 
    Faculty recital
    Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Cecily Nall; soprano
    Faculty recital; assisted by Judith Bible
    Monday, February 2, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Jerome Reed, piano 
    Guest Artist recital
    Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • International Championship Collegiate Acappella South Quarterfinals
    Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall , Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    Tickets are available at freshtix.com.
  • Graduate Auditions for the School of Music
    Music Auditions
    Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.
    NHMC- Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • UT Faculty Chamber Series - CANCELLED
    Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Yu-Ting Huang, violin 
    Graduate Recital; assisted by Ting-Tzu Claire Chiu-Piano
    Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Christine Dunn, piano
    Junior recital
    Monday, February 9, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Ryan Colbert, soprano
    Junior recital; assisted by Jared Cotter-Piano
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Choral Arts Concert
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • UT Contemporary Music Ensemble
    Repertoire includes: Cello Counterpoint by Steve Reich, Experiences No. 1 by John Cage, Experiences No. 2 by John Cage, Vox Balaenae by George Crumb, and Rapid Assembly by Bill Ryan
    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Brian Greenwald, drum-set - CANCELLED
    Senior Jazz recital
    Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Connor Carr, Jazz-piano - CANCELLED
    Junior Jazz recital
    Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Krysta Rutland, flute
    Graduate recital; assisted by Dustin Lin-Piano
    Friday, February 13, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • David Brunell, piano
    David Brunell has concertized on four continents to great critical acclaim. He will perform a solo piano recital featuring works by J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, and Chopin.
    Friday, February 13, 2015 at 8:00pm
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Undergraduate Auditions for the School of Music
    Music Auditions
    Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.

    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Kevin Class; piano
    Faculty recital; solo recital featuring works by Beethoven, Schoenberg, Rachmaninoff and Busoni
    Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 4:00pm
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Jeffrey Brannen, violin - CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
    Graduate recital; assisted by Emanuelle Bizien-piano
    Monday, February 16, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Seth Felker and Tyler Smith, trumpets - CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
    Joint Junior recital; assisted by Judith Bible-piano
    Monday, February 16, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Lawrence Montgomery, percussion - CANCELLED
    Senior recital
    Monday, February 16, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Ross Arden, saxophone - CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
    Junior recital; assisted by Judith Bible-piano
    Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Terminus Ensemble Concert - CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
    Perfoming by Nicole Chamberlain-flute, Mike Brooks-Viola, Jean Gay-Cello, Ipek Brooks-piano, Brandon Dodge-percussion, Olivia Keffer-percussion
    Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Clarinet Night No. 2 - CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
    Studio Student recital
    Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • line upon line
    Guest artists; percussion trio
    Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Andrea Markowitz, soprano  - CANCELLED
    Senior recital; assisted by Bernadette Lo-Piano 
    Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Lauren Asimakoupoulos, flute
    Graduate recital; assisted by Dustin Lin-piano, Sarah Emmons-oboe
    Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Korean Children's Choir - CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
    Friday, February 20, 2015 at 2:00 p.m
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Christian Angueira, percussion
    Junior Recital; assisted by Nat Gallagher-Percussion, Peter Naughton-Marimba
    Friday, February 20, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Sophie Chang, cello
    Non-Degree Recital; assisted by Emmanuelle Bizien-Piano
    Friday, February 20, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Roselyn Hobbs, viola 
    Junior Recital
    Friday, February 20, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • UT Symphony Orchestra
    PERFORMANCE WILL STILL TAKE PLACE AS SCHEDULED. PATRONS ARE ENCOURAGED TO USE CAUTION AS ROAD CONDITIONS MAY VARY.
    Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 7:30 p.m
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Undergraduate Auditions for the School of Music
    DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER, AUDITIONS HAVE BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR MARCH 7.
    Questions or concerns? Contact Carolyn Anderson at 865-974-3331 or canders@utk.edu

    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Young Piano Series #2
    Guest Young Pianist: Steven Lin
    February 22, 2015 at 2:30 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    (Ticketed EventTickets may be purchased in advance at youngpianistseries.com.
    Tickets are $25 for adults. Students with a college ID receive free admission.
  • Erin Owens, clarinet
    Junior recital; assisted by Dustin Lin-Piano
    Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Complete Brahms Piano Trios (Program One):
    Complete Chamber Music with Piano of Johannes Brahms Program IV

    Faculty and guest artists; UT Collaborative Piano Professor Kevin Class (piano) with guest artists Sara Matoyoshi and Rachel Loseke (violin), Gray Ferris (french horn) and Wesley Baldwin (cello)
    Monday, February 23, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Ross Arden, saxophoneCANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
    Junior recital; assisted by Judith Bible, piano
    Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Choral EvensongCANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
    Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
    Church Street United Methodist Church
    900 Henley St, Knoxville, TN 37902
  • Concert Band, Symphonic Band, and Wind Ensemble ConcertCANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
    Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Jordan Foster, trumpetCANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
    Junior recital; assisted by Eunsuk Jung-Piano
    Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Gerald Thornton, guitar
    Junior Jazz recital; assisted by Carl Maguire-drum-set, Aaron Mastin-piano, Marquis McGee-tenor saxophone, David Webb-guitar
    Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Marissa Mitchell, clarinet 
    Senior Recital, assisted by Dustin Lin-Piano
    Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Dr. Scottie Wright, saxophone - CANCELLED
    Guest Artist recital
    Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Yanet Bermudez Ortiz, piano
    Graduate recital
    Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Robert Scott, horn
    Graduate Recital; assisted by Brock Jones-trumpet, Jordan Foster-trumpet, Alexis Smerdon-trombone, David Gonzalez-tuba
    Friday, February 27, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Alexis Smerdon, trombone - CANCELLED
    Graduate Recital; assisted by Julian Calvin-Piano, Jordan Foster-Trumpet, Brock Jones-Trumpet, Ryan Scott-Horn, David Gonzalez-Tuba
    Friday, February 27, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Annual Tennessee Cello Workshop (TCW)
    Intensive, joyful exploration of many facets of cello playing, through master classes, technique seminars, lectures, ensemble playing, concerts, and competitions.  Approximately 150 cellists from throughout the United States attend this three-day event. Concerts are free and open to public. Event is free but registration is required. For more information or to register: www.music.utk.edu/tcw
    • TCW Pre-College Competitions and First-Day Concert
      Competitions and events scheduled all day. University of Tennessee and Ohio State cello ensembles will perform at First-Day Concert
      Friday, February 27, 2015, starting at 9:00 a.m., Concert at 8:00 p.m.
      Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • TCW Faculty Concert
      UT Professor of Cello, Wesley Baldwin, with TCW faculty and guest cellists:  David Ying, Susan Moses, Dan Allcott, Kirsten Cassel Greer, Avi Friedlander, Lisa Liske-Doorandish, Robert O'Brien, Alicia Randisi-Hooker, Mark Rudoff; assisted on piano by Kevin Class
      Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.
      Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • TCW Finalists Recitals and Cello Orchestra Recital
      Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 11:00 a.m and 4:00 p.m.
      Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Emily Hagens, soprano 
    Graduate recital; assisted by Bernadette Lo-Piano 
    Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

*For individual or small group performances, please check our website or Concertline the day of an event for updates or cancellations.



 

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