Legendary Violinist Itzhak Perlman to Perform Special Concert at the Tennessee Theatre
January 22, 2020
The University of Tennessee School of Music and the Stanford Eisenberg Knoxville Jewish Day School are excited to announce a performance by world-renowned violinist Itzhak Perlman on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in the historic Tennesee Theatre.
December 12, 2019
One day last year, Greg Tardy, associate professor of jazz saxophone, received an unexpected call. It was a call he had been waiting for his entire adult life–an invitation to join famed jazz musician and trumpeter Wynton Marsalis on tour.
Music Grad Student Wins Research Award to Have KSO Musicians Play His Works
November 13, 2019
At 46, in the midst of a successful career as a commercial musician, music director, teacher, and performer, Dennis Belisle decided to enroll in UT’s School of Music to pursue a new dream—being a composer.
School of Music Partners with UT Psychological Clinic to Offer Behavioral Health Consultations
November 08, 2019
The School of Music is offering free behavioral and mental health consultations for all music students.
Octubafest: Celebrating the Tuba and Euphonium in Style
October 29, 2019
The UT School of Music is set to kick off Octubafest 2019 with the first of three exhilarating performances during a three-night event celebrating the tuba and euphonium.
UT Viola Students Travel to Poland for International Viola Congress
September 25, 2019
The UT viola studio is attending the 46th International Viola Congress this week in Poznan, Poland. Six students are traveling with Hillary Herndon, associate professor of viola and coordinator of strings.
Remembering Constance Starr and Her Commitment to Helping Others through Music
September 19, 2019
Constance Starr, who revolutionized the musical landscape by bringing the Suzuki Piano method to the United States more than four decades ago, passed away August 26 at her home in Boulder, Colorado. Her impact in the music community at the University of Tennessee, however, continues.
UT Offers Programs for Aspiring Music Composers, Teachers
April 03, 2019
UT is one of only a few universities in the United States to offer specific certificate and degree programs for students who want to be music composers or music teachers, according to a recent article in the Journal of Music Theory Pedagogy.
Religious Studies Professor and other UT Faculty at Big Ears Festival
March 20, 2019
For the second year, Rosalind Hackett, Distinguished Professor in the Humanities in UT’s Department of Religious Studies, will facilitate sessions at Big Ears Festival.
Violin Student Plays the Instruments of Holocaust Survivors
January 30, 2019
UT School of Music graduate student Kevork Esmeryan spent part of January traveling to schools around the Knoxville area playing violins once played by Jewish musicians during the Holocaust.
School of Music Celebrates Americana
January 11, 2019
The School of Music, in collaboration with UT Libraries, is excited to announce a music and art performance, "Americana" from 2 to 5 p.m. January 13 in the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center.
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