Former Chattanooga Resident And Lee Alum JJ Williamson Releases Single

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

John "JJ" Williamson, former Chattanooga resident and an alumnus of Lee University, has self-released his first single.  The song, "Ships," was released on Dec. 21 by The JJ Show. 

JJ describes the song as "a sonic journey over different waves of sound that all describe multiple attempts at one relationship that just doesn’t work out."

“I write all of my songs from a very real place," JJ said.  "My hope is that my story is the same as many others and people can identify with it, vibe with it, but most definitely groove with it.”


UTC Symphony Orchestra Concerto Concert Is Feb. 10

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The UTC Symphony Orchestra will present its annual Concerto Concert in the C.C. Bond Humanities Theatre at Chattanooga State Community College on Sunday, Feb. 10, at 3 p.m. This free concert ... (click for more)

Lee University faculty Kristen Holritz, flute, and ChoEun Lee, piano, will perform a recital on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the Squires Recital Hall, located in Lee’s Humanities Center. This will ... (click for more)

Baylor's concert dance troupe, Vervé, will present its annual concert Jan. 30 through Feb. 2 in Roddy Theater. This year's show will feature choreography by faculty members Cathy Pettway, ... (click for more)


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Lee University faculty Kristen Holritz, flute, and ChoEun Lee, piano, will perform a recital on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the Squires Recital Hall, located in Lee’s Humanities Center. This will be their second collaboration after their previous faculty recital in November 2017. The recital will feature 20th century French flute music, along with pieces by Claude Debussy, Pierre ... (click for more)

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