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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

March 2015

  • 2015 UT School of Music Celebration of Excellence Competition
    Student competition. Not open to the public.
    Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 12:00 to 6:00 p.m.
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Ross Arden, saxophone
    Junior recital; assisted by Judith Bible, piano
    Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Joseph Meinweiser, horn  
    Junior recital; assisted by Eileen Downey-Piano 
    Monday, March 2, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Mattia D'Affuso, tenor  
    Graduate recital; assisted by Bernadette Lo-Piano 
    Monday, March 2, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Aimee Allen, soprano
    Graduate Recital; assisted by Eileen Downey-Piano
    Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Building
  • Mobius Percussion Quartet
    Guest artist
    Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Amber Ansell, clarinet
    Graduate recital; assisted by Belle James
    Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Dr. Jorge Variego, new music 
    Faculty recital; assisted by  UT Flute Choir and Grace Lee-piano
    Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Rachel Brown, soprano
    Junior recital; assisted by Judith Bible
    Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Jessica Schue, viola
    Junior recital; assisted by Rebekah Maxim-Piano
    Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Carlos Hernandez, violin
    Graduate recital; assisted by Claire Chu-Piano and Cathy Whitten-Piano
    Friday, March 6, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Jasmeen Pantleay, flute
    Junior recital; assisted by Dustin Lin-Piano
    Friday, March 6, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Caitlin Thomas, soprano
    Graduate recital; assisted by Eileen Downey
    Friday, March 6, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Undergraduate Auditions for the School of Music
    Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Graduate Vocal/Grace Moore Auditions (Possible back-up date due to weather)
    Music Auditions
    Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • 2nd Annual UTK Jazz Festival
    Workshop for middle and high school bands; featuring Knoxville Jazz Orchestra and UTK Jazz faculty
    Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.
    Hall 32, James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • 2nd Annual UTK Jazz Festival Concert 
    Featuring Knoxville Jazz Orchestra and UTK Jazz faculty
    Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • University of Tennessee Symphony Orchestra
    Concertos and classics concert, featuring 2015 School of Music Concerto Competition winners
    Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 4:00 p.m
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Thaddeus Ennen, bass baritone
    Graduate recital; assisted by Judith Bible-Piano 
    Monday, March 9, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Building
  • UT Percussion Ensemble Chamber Concert
    Monday, March 9, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Group Solo Class
    Tuesday, March  10, 2015 at 12:30 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Inna Karsheva, violin
    Senior recital; assisted by Cathy Whitten-Piano
    Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • UT Faculty Brass Recital  
    faculty recital; performed by Kelly Thomas-Tuba, Cathy Leach-Trumpet, Jordan Foster-Trumpet, Katie Johnson-Horn and Alex  Van Duuren-Trombone  
    Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Nicholas Lloyd, saxophone
    Junior recital; assisted by Eileen Downey-Piano
    Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Todd Barnhill, tenor
    Graduate recital; assisted by Judith Bible-Piano
    Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Koeun Grace Lee, piano
    Graduate recital
    Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Wind Ensemble Concert
    Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Annual Conference of the Society for Ethnomusicology Southeast and Caribbean Chapter (SEMSEC)
    Annual regional meeting of the Society for Ethnomusicology, featuring diverse paper presentations, lectures, and performances.
    Friday and Saturday, March 13-14, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
    Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Southeast Regional Tuba Euphonium Conference (SERTEC)
    Workshops, lectures, master classes and performances
    Thursday-Saturday, March 19-21, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Young Piano Series #3
    Guest Young Pianist: Shen Lu
    March 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.
  • Hunter Smith, jazz saxophone
    Junior recital
    Monday, March 23, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • David Gonzalez, tuba, euphonium
    Graduate Non-Degree recital
    Monday, March 23, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Building.
  • The Appalachia Piano Trio
    Faculty and guest artists; UT Music Violin Professor Miroslav Hristov with guest artists Chih-Long Hu, piano; Nathan Jasinski, cello; and special guest David Yeh, viola; performing Rachmaninov’s Trio elegiaque No. 2 in D minor, Op. 9
    and Brahms’ Piano quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25
    Monday, March 23, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • From Tennessee to Carnegie: New Music for Clarinet, Viola and Piano
    The Waldland Ensemble has commissioned an entire program of new music from composers Kenji Bunch, Anthony Constantino, Michael Kimber, Dana Wilson and Grammy Award Winning Composer Libby Larsen for the "American Voices: New Music for Clarinet, Viola and Piano" program that the Waldland Ensemble will perform throughout United States, Europe and Africa in 2015. The ensemble consists of UT viola professor Hillary Herndon, clarinetist Jeremy Reynolds, and pianist Wei-Chun Bernadette Lo who will perform at UT in preparation for their Carnegie Hall debut.
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Clarinet Night No. 3
    Studio Student recital
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Casey Green; drum-set
    Junior Jazz recital; assisted by Aaron Mastin-piano, Buddy Honeycutt-drums, Gerald Thornton-guitar, Travis Anderson-bass
    Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Spring Trombone Night
    Studio Student recital
    Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Taylor Stone, tenor
    Junior recital; assisted by Melony Dodson
    Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Flute Studio Recital
    Flute studio class featuring solo and ensemble works
    Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Seth Felker and Tyler Smith, trumpets 
    Joint junior recital assisted by Judith Bible, piano 
    Friday, March 27, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Building
  • Andrea Markowitz, soprano
    Senior recital assisted by Bernadette Lo, Piano 
    Friday, March 27, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Violin Festival
    Workshops, lectures, master classes and performances
    Friday-Sunday March 27-29, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall , Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Alex Mink, saxophone
    Non-Degree Graduate recital
    Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Complete Brahms Piano Trios (Program Two):
    Complete Chamber Music with Piano of Johannes Brahms Program V
    Faculty and guest artists; UT Collaborative Piano Professor Kevin Class (piano) with guest artists Ruth Bacon and Gabriel Lefkowitz (violin), Victor Chavez (clarinet), Andy Breynton, Stacy Miller and Wesley Baldwin (cello)
    Monday, March 30, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Christian Wolff Ensemble 
    Guest artist; Scott Deal and Stuart Gerber (percussion), Stephen Drury and Yukiko Drury (piano) will perform a new work by Wolff plus Bartok's Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion
    Tuesday, March 31, 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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