Miroslav Hristov, Artistic Director
Chih-Long Hu, Associate Director
The University of Tennessee's Ready for the World Music Series brings renowned artists to perform and talk about musical styles and literature from diverse regions around the world. Faculty artists, guest artists, and music historians will discuss the classical music traditions from each of those regions; followed by a performance providing representative samples. Each program is designed to demonstrate the rich musical influences each of these regions have had on the traditions of western classical music. Also included will be exhibits by artists from each region, a display of cultural artifacts and information, as well as refreshments that represent the culinary diversity of each region.
Three countries will be featured in the 2018-2019 academic year:
- Borinquen: The Island of Puerto Rico - Sunday, November 18, 2018
- Americana - Sunday, January 13, 2019
- Bulgaria - Sunday, March 24, 2019
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