CSO To Perform Mozart's Eine Kleine Nachtmusik At First Cumberland Presbyterian Oct. 17-18

Friday, October 9, 2020

Tickets are now available for the next public performance in the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera’s First Horizon Foundation Instrumental Series. Eine Kleine Nachtmusik will take place Saturday, Oct. 17, at 3 and 6 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 18, at 3 p.m. at First Cumberland Presbyterian.

The program will feature a variety of upbeat and celebratory works, including Mozart’s popular Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (“A little night music”), local composer Tim Hinck’s Stumpjumper, American composer Raymond Premru’s Two Pieces for trombone, contemporary composer Eric Ewazen’s Eaglehawk, and Gounod’s Little Symphony.

The concerts are part of the organization’s First Horizon Foundation Instrumental Series, featuring the CSO ensembles performing for smaller, socially distant audiences at venues throughout the community.

"After seven months since my last concert conducting with the CSO, I am beyond excited for the opportunity to conduct and make music with my wonderful colleagues,” said CSO Music Director Kayoko Dan. “This concert features three separate ensembles, a trio of two trombones and tuba on works by Premru and Ewazen, a woodwind ensemble on Gounod's beautiful Symphonie, and a string orchestra on Mozart's beloved Eine Kleine Nachtmusik and Tim Hinck's Stumpjumpers. I am particularly excited to feature Tim's work as he is a Chattanooga composer, and I have always enjoyed working with him as both a conductor and a flutist."

To ensure proper social distancing, capacity is limited for performances in the First Horizon Foundation Instrumental Series. Tickets will not be sold at the venue and attendees will be required to wear masks, follow social distancing guidelines, and adhere to the CSO's COVID-19 related concert health and safety guidelines, which can be found at chattanoogasymphony.org/concert-health-safety.

To purchase tickets and get the latest news on upcoming CSO performances or livestreams, visit www.chattanoogasymphony.org or contact the CSO Box Office at 267-8583. The box office is also open for limited office hours.


Mark Herndon: Wes Agee Of Charlie's BBQ & Bakery Is Much Missed

105.1 Switching From Sports To Religious Format After Sale By Brewer Media

Lee’s School Of Music To Present Virtual Senior Honors Concert


Our hearts are heavy for Elizabeth St. Clair and family with the passing of Wes Agee, co-owners/partners of Charlie's BBQ & Bakery, p roviding great BBQ and bakery items on Main Street. ... (click for more)

Brewer Media has sold its 105.1 frequency that has had an ESPN lineup for a number of years. It was sold to the American Family Association, which will switch 105.1 to religious broadcasting. ... (click for more)

The Lee University School of Music will hold its annual Senior Honors Concert, celebrating the performance abilities of some of its most talented students, on Wednesday, April 28, at 7:30 p.m. ... (click for more)



Entertainment

Mark Herndon: Wes Agee Of Charlie's BBQ & Bakery Is Much Missed

Our hearts are heavy for Elizabeth St. Clair and family with the passing of Wes Agee, co-owners/partners of Charlie's BBQ & Bakery, p roviding great BBQ and bakery items on Main Street. They also were big supporters of Chattanooga Live Music, allowing singers/songwriters to perform on the outdoor patio area. In this photo taken March 20. 2020, Elizabeth and Wes greet customers ... (click for more)

105.1 Switching From Sports To Religious Format After Sale By Brewer Media

Brewer Media has sold its 105.1 frequency that has had an ESPN lineup for a number of years. It was sold to the American Family Association, which will switch 105.1 to religious broadcasting. Brewer Media officials said, “This move will allow us to better concentrate our efforts and resources.. “ESPN Chattanooga will remain with Brewer Media Group. We will be moving ESPN ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Chattanooga Man Charged With Almost 50 Counts Of Aggravated Sexual Exploitation Of A Minor

A Chattanooga man suspected of using Facebook and Snapchat to sexually exploit minors from around the country is now facing almost 50 counts of aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor. Chattanooga police began investigating Cadairyian Watt, 25, after being sent a sexual exploitation case from a deputy in New York. Police said he used a Facebook and Snapchat profile using a ... (click for more)

Hamilton County Schools Announce New Principals

As the district looks to the 2021-2022 school year, Hamilton County Schools announced several personnel updates Thursday, including new principals. Crystal Sorrells has been named the principal at Brainerd High School. She previously served as principal of East Ridge High School and was named 2021 Principal of the Year for Hamilton County Schools. Ms. Sorrells, a Brainerd ... (click for more)

Opinion

Aftermath Of The "George Floyd" Trial - And Response

It is not by mistake that African Americans saw it as Mr. Floyd being on trial - having to prove himself worthy of fairness - even beyond the grave. The death of injustice in America, from the first arrival of enslaved blacks from the motherland Africa, has always been the dream and prayer of the black man. It not only impacts black men, it also wrecks havoc on the black family ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Two Differing Views

For many reasons, I am infatuated with Constitutional law and, therefore, I was absorbed with the abject unfairness of the Derek Chauvin trial we just watched unfold in Minneapolis, Minn. Understand, my concern has nothing to do with the verdict. Instead, I am drawn to the nationwide circus that accompanied the outcome and how is it possible for the courtroom to be void of all emotion ... (click for more)