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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. 

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

2015-16 Events

October 2015

  • Symphonic Band, Concert Band and Wind Ensemble Concert
    Ensemble recital
    Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Dr. Chris Wilson, trumpet; Dr. Dale Clark, bassoon; Dr. Lauren Schack Clark, piano
    Guest artists recital
    Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • New Morse Code; cello and percussion duo
    Guest artist recital
    Monday, October 5, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Fall UT Trumpet Studio Recital
    Studio student recital; assisted by Judith Bible-piano
    Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Choral Concert
    Ensemble concert
    Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Percussion Studio Recital
    Studio student recital
    Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • William Westney; piano
    Guest artist recital
    Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Ready for the World Music Series: No. 1
    Guest artist recital
    Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 2:00 p.m
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • John Brock; organ
    Faculty recital
    Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Katie Johnson; horn - CANCELLED
    Faculty recital
    Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Clarinet Night No. 2
    Studio student recital
    Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Catherine Whitten; piano
    Graduate recital; assisted by Karen Kartal-violin, Ihsan Kartal-cello
    Monday, October 12, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Trombone Choir 50th Anniversary Event
    Workshops, lectures, master classes, and performances
    Friday-Sunday, October 16-18, 2015
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • UT Trombone Studio Faculty and Student Recital
      Friday, October 16 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
      Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • Guest Artist Recital-Moises Paiewonsky
      Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
      Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • UT Trombone Choir and Alumni Combined Concert
      Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. 
      James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg
  • Kevin Class plays Brahms' Complete Chamber Music with Piano, Program VI
    Faculty and guest artists recital; performances by Ching-Yi Lin-violin,
    Andrew Braddock-viola, and Christine Kim-cello
    Monday, October 19, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Lauren Psensky; violin
    Junior recital; assisted by Cathy Whitten-piano
    Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Popper Night
    Studio student recital
    Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • University of Tennessee Contemporary Music Festival
    Guest artists; Marc Mellits, Joo Won Park, and Terminus Ensemble
    Workshops, lectures, master classes, and performances
    Thursday-Saturday, October 22-24, 2015
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • Marc Mellits Portrait Concert
      UT Contemporary Music Ensemble
      Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
      Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • Terminus Ensemble Concert
      Friday, October 23, 2015 at 12:20 p.m.
      Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • Joo Won Park
      Featuring members of the UT Contemporary Music Ensemble
      Friday, October 23, 2015 at 9:00 p.m. 
      The Black Box Theatre in the Emporium, 100 South Gay St., Knoxville TN.
      Sponsored by Casa Hola
    • Steve Reich's Music for 18 Musicians
      UT Contemporary Music Ensemble
      Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
      James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.
  • Yining Jiang; piano
    Guest Alumnus recital
    Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Noah Tuten; trumpet
    Junior recital; assisted by Judith Bible-piano
    Monday, October 26, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Octubafest
    Octubafest is a three day celebration of all things tuba/euphonium. Concert I features the UT Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble, Concert II features student soloists, and Concert III features UT faculty member Alexander Lapins with pianist Yu Jung Park.
    Monday-Wednesday, October 26-28, 2015
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • All Studio Members (tuba/euphonium ensembles)
      Octubafest Concert I
      Monday, October 26, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
      Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • All Studio Members and several pianist
      Octubafest Concert II
      Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
      Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • Alexander Lapins, tuba/euphonium and Yu Jung Park-piano
      Octubafest Concert III
      Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
      Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Taylor Greene; soprano
    Junior recital; assisted by Jared Cotter-piano
    Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Eunsuk Jung; piano
    Faculty recital
    Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
  • Knoxville: Summers of 1915 and 2015
    Ensemble concert; featuring UT Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Singers, and guest speakers.
    Tickets available at the Tennessee Theatre box office.
    865-684-1200 ext. 2 or ticketmaster.com
    Friday, October 30, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
    Tennessee Theatre, 604 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902
  • Viola Celebration Workshop
    The Viola Celebration is a weekend workshop of master classes, recitals and ensemble performances with renowned guest violists.
    Registration and fee are required. For more information and to register, see: music.utk.edu/violacelebration
    Friday-Sunday, October 30-November 1, 2015
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • Viola Celebration Faculty Concert
      UT Viola Professor Hillary Herndon and guest violists, and the UT Symphony Orchestra.
      Free concert, open to the public.
      Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
      Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • Viola Celebration Finale Concert
      Participants and faculty of the 2015 Viola Celebration perform in an All-Viola Orchestra.
      Free concert, open to the public.
      Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 3:00 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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