CSO To Present Music Of Harry Potter Oct. 30, Disney In Concert Feb. 26

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera returns Sept. 23 for the 2021/22 season. Tickets are now available for Revolution: The Music of The Beatles, Stravinsky’s Apollo, Disney in Concert Magical Music from the Movies, and more programming.

The Music of Harry Potter will be Oct. 30 at 7:30 p.m. at Memorial Auditorium with Bob Bernhardt, conductor. Click here to purchase tickets

Review for The Music of Harry Potter:

One of our most beloved programs returns to make your Halloween weekend even more fantastical. Enjoy the music of the Harry Potter films performed live by the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera. Featuring scores from films throughout the series, this concert will delight witches, wizards, and muggles alike.

Disney In Concert, Magical Music from the Movies will be Feb. 26 at 7:30 p.m. at Memorial Auditorium with Ismael Sandoval, conductor.  Click here to purchase tickets

Review for Disney In Concert: 

Come be enchanted by Disney in Concert Magical Music from the Movies with the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera, conductor Ismael Sandoval, projected video clips from iconic Disney films, and four leading vocalists. Every new generation has a favorite Disney musical, whether it's The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King or Frozen. And then there are the classics, from a Mary Poppins medley to the "Yo ho" of Pirates of the Caribbean. When everyone joins together for memorable moments and melodies that Mouseketeers of all ages know by heart, it feels like a small world, after all.


Lee University Performing Arts Series To Welcome Caitlin Moore

Ingrid Andress Brings The Feeling Things Tour To The Signal Nov. 17

Lee To Host Shikoh For Faculty Recital


The Lee University School of Music will welcome mezzo-soprano Caitlin Moore as the next guest in the 2021 Performing Arts Series. The performance will take place Monday, Oct. 25, at 7:30 p.m. ... (click for more)

Three time GRAMMY nominee Ingrid Andress is bringing The Feeling Things tour to Chattanooga on Nov. 17 at The Signal. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $20-$40 ... (click for more)

Lee University will host a faculty recital with K. Alan Shikoh, guitar, on Wednesday, Oct. 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Squires Recital Hall, located in Lee’s Humanities Center. Mr. Shikoh, described ... (click for more)



Entertainment

Lee University Performing Arts Series To Welcome Caitlin Moore

The Lee University School of Music will welcome mezzo-soprano Caitlin Moore as the next guest in the 2021 Performing Arts Series. The performance will take place Monday, Oct. 25, at 7:30 p.m. in Squires Recital Hall, located in the Humanities Center on Lee’s campus. Ms. Moore, a Lee alumna recognized by La Presse as “magnifique talent vocal et dramatique” and “aplomb and distinction” ... (click for more)

Ingrid Andress Brings The Feeling Things Tour To The Signal Nov. 17

Three time GRAMMY nominee Ingrid Andress is bringing The Feeling Things tour to Chattanooga on Nov. 17 at The Signal. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $20-$40 and available here . The evening will feature surprise special guests and direct support from Georgia Webster. Her setlist includes brand new, unreleased tracks alongside fan favorites ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Hamilton County Has Another Coronavirus Death And 109 New Cases: State Has 60 More Deaths

The Hamilton County Health Department reported one more coronavirus death on Friday and 109 new positive cases, no change from Thursday. The total number of cases in the county now stands at 63,193. The death total is at 638. It is reported the death was a woman, age 81 or older. The number of COVID-19 hospitalizations is 142 in Hamilton County - down from 148 on Thursday. ... (click for more)

Whitfield Casts Deciding Vote To Allow Affordable Housing Apartment Project On Happy Valley Road

The Walker County Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 on Thursday night to approve the rezoning for a 156-unit affordable housing development across from Ridgeland High School. Chairman Shannon Whitfield broke a 2-2 tie, voting in favor of the rezone. This was the first time Chairman Whitfield has voted on a decision under the new form of government. Commissioner Mark Askew ... (click for more)

Opinion

Why Mandates Are Ridiculous - And Response

Hamilton County COVID cases 62,525 Hamilton County COVID deaths 638 By my math 62525/638 = 0.012 percent 0.012 percent of people that got COVID died from it 99.988 percent survived including myself I just wanted to point out how ridiculous vaccine mandates really are and how COVID hysteria, driven by the media and federal government, is unwarranted. Vaccines reduce ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

Hooray for The Saturday Funnies! Before we begin with some wonderful one-liners from some of history’s greatest people, let me remind you we don’t write the Funnies. Instead they are gleaned from the emails we gather from those that are sent to us each week. If you have a great funny, please send it to royexum@aol.com and we’ll share it. * * * GREAT ONE-LINERS FROM THE WORLD’S ... (click for more)