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Concerts and Events

The School of Music at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville offers more than 200 performances and events each 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 Building located at 1408 Middle Drive.

Please check our concert line at 865-974-5678 the day of an event for updates or cancellations. For additional information or questions, call 865-974-8935.

Events for October 2017

  • Clarinet Night
    Studio recital
    10/03/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Sones de tierra fria
    Guest artist recital; Ricardo Zohn-Muldoon's song cycle "Sones de tierra fria" as well as other works for flute and guitar, with Jeremy Bass-guitar, Andy Bliss-conductor, Ashlee Booth-cello, Sarah Compton-violin, Chelsea Czuchra-flute, Shellie DeBruyn-voice, and Wesley Fowler-percussion.
    10/03/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Esther Waite; flute
    Guest artist recital
    10/04/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall , Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Nancy Zeltsman; marimba
    Guest Artist recital;  International Marimba Soloist
    10/10/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Alex Thompson; jazz saxophone
    Junior Jazz recital
    10/11/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • The Aark Duo; flute and percussion
    Guest artist recital; Tabatha Easley and Justin Alexander, music professors at Virginia Commonwealth University
    10/11/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall , Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Percussion Night
    Studio recital
    10/12/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Hailey Myatt; soprano and Brett Hopper; baritone
    Joint Junior recital; assisted by Judith Bible-piano and Jared Cotter-piano
    10/13/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Trumpet Night
    Studio recital
    10/13/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Nathalie Maldonado; flute
    Graduate recital; assisted by Dustin Lin-piano and Warren Oja-cello
    10/14/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Emi Kagawa; piano
    Guest Artist recital
    10/16/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Sidney King; double bass
    Guest artist recital; assisted by Judith Bible-piano
    10/17/2016 at 3:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • 2 pianos, 8 hands
    Faculty and guest artists recital; with Eunsuk Jung, Ivo Kaltchev, Catherine H Lim, and JeongEun Park Kang
    10/18/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Octubafest Concert No.1
    Studio recital
    10/20/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.

  • UT Contemporary Music Festival Opening Concert
    Ensemble concert; UT Contemporary Music Ensemble presents works by Berio, Zorn, Simalchik, and Applebaum
    10/20/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Octubafest Concert No.2
    Faculty recital
    10/21/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.

  • UT Contemporary Music Festival Gala Concert
    Guest artist recital; featuring artist-in-residence Yarn/Wire and UT Contemporary Music Festival Call for Scores winner Travis Weller
    10/21/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Octubafest Concert No.3
    Tuba/euphonium ensemble
    10/22/2016 at 12:00 PM
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Bldg.

  • UT Contemporary Music Festival Concert
    Ensemble concert; featuring the UT Electroacoustic Ensemble and the UT Contemporary Music Ensemble
    10/22/2016 at 2:00 PM
    Emporium Arts Center
    100 South Gay Street
    Knoxville, TN

  • Sarah Chandler; clarinet
    Guest artist recital; assisted by Eunsuk Jung-piano, featuring works by Piazzolla, Basi, and Schumann
    10/22/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Symphony Orchestra
    Ensemble concert
    10/23/2016 at 4:00 PM
    James R. Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Bldg.

  • Jacqueline Messinetti; flute
    Senior recital
    10/24/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • A.J. Perry; clarinet
    Junior recital; featuring Hommage a de Falla by Bela Kovacs, Sonata for Clarinet and Piano by Francis Poulenc, Sonata for Clarinet and Piano by Leonard Bernstein, Variations Op. 33 (7 Variations on a Theme) by Carl Maria von Weber, and more
    10/24/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Hannah Gamble; soprano and Jack Francis; tenor
    Joint Junior recital; assisted by Dustin Lin-piano
    10/25/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Wesley Baldwin-cello, Geoffrey Herd-violin, and Chih-Long Hu-piano
    Faculty recital
    10/25/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Forrest Sable; guitar
    Senior recital
    10/26/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Bery Filsaime; cello
    Graduate recital; assisted by Kalliopi Altintasioti-piano
    10/26/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Saxophone Night
    Studio Recital; An evening of music for saxophone featuring the solos, duos, quartets, and saxophone ensembles
    10/27/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Jon Hamar; double bass
    Faculty recital
    10/27/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Viola Celebration
    Workshops, lectures, master classes, and performances. Registration and fee are required. For more information and to register, see: www.music.utk.edu/violacelebration/
    10/28/2016 at 6:00 PM
    NHMC, All rooms, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    Cost: Registration and fee are required. See: http://www.music.utk.edu

  • Viola Celebration Faculty Concert
    UT Viola Professor Hillary Herndon and guest violists Karen Ritscher, Sally Chisholm, James Pryzgocki, Kathryn Steely and David Rose; accompanied by UT Symphony Orchestra. Free and open to the public.
    10/29/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Viola Celebration Final Concert
    UT Viola Final Concert
    10/30/2016 at 3:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

  • Clarinet Night
    Studio recital
    10/31/2016 at 6:00 PM
    Performance Hall #32, Alumni Memorial Building

  • Brandon Bell; bass-baritone
    Graduate recital; assisted by Eileen Downey-piano
    10/31/2016 at 8:00 PM
    Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

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