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Monday Miscellany: Classical Music This Week

Classical music to catch this week unless you're too scared.

Monday evening, October 28

Beethoven Violin Sonatas
The second of three recitals of the complete set of Beethoven Violin Sonatas performed by KSO violinists and pianist Kevin Class.
Sonata No. 3 in E flat Major, Op. 12, No. 3 (Ilia Steinschneider, violin)
Sonata No. 10 in G Major, Op. 96 (Sean Claire, violin)
Sonata No. 7 in C minor, Op. 30, No. 2, "Eroica" (Gordon Tsai, violin)
8:00 p.m. Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Haslam Music Center, UT Campus, FREE
Pre-concert lecture by Tyler Mitchell beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, October 29

Marble City Opera
"A Night of Horror and Mayhem" -- Spooky selections from Don Giovanni, Sweeney Todd, The Medium, Rigoletto and many others.
Bella Luna on Market Square at 7:30pm.

UT Wind Ensemble Concert
8:00 p.m. Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Haslam Music Center, UT Campus, FREE

Thursday, October 31

Joel Hastings, pianist in a guest artist recital
Hastings is a "Steinway Artist" and faculty member of Florida State University School of Music
Works by Domenico Scarlatti, Sweelinck, J.S. Bach, Chopin, Legeti, and Pann
8:00 p.m. Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall, Haslam Music Center, UT Campus, FREE

Friday, November 1

The Knoxville Guitar Ensemble
Ensemble members David Hickman, Tyler Jordan, John Wade, travis Halloway and Andy LeGrand will play music from Spain, South America and original compositions.  
7:30 p.m. at the Y-12 New Hope Center, 602 Scarboro Road, Oak Ridge. FREE

Saturday, November 2

Oak Ridge Chorus under the direction of new conductor Seth Maples. 
"Where Your Bare Foot Walks" by David Childs, "When I Hear Music" by Michael Martin, "Battle Hymn of the Republic" by Peter Wilhousky, and "Hark, I Hear the Harps Eternal" arranged by Alice Parker. 
7:30 p.m. First United Methodist Church in Oak Ridge, Tickets $15/$5

Sunday, November 3

Knoxville Symphony Chamber Orchestra
"Autumn in Italy"
Works by Rossini, Respighi, and Stravinsky + Mendelssohn's Piano Concerto No. 1 with pianist David Brunell
James Fellenbaum conducting
2:30 p.m. Bijou Theatre in Downtown Knoxville

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Alan Sherrod serves up a big plate of nourishing commentary on the Knoxville classical music and fine arts scene.