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Next 5 Days: Classical Music Events

The next five days of classical music events. As usual, "$Tickets"=a charge for admission; "FREE" = free.

Friday, October 25

Knoxville Opera's production of Offenbach's The Tales of Hoffmann
For info, see the preview in Metro Pulse
8:00 p.m. Tennessee Theatre (also on Sunday at 2:30 p.m.), $Tickets

Saturday, October 26

Metropolitan Opera Live Hi-Def broadcast of Shostakovich's The Nose. Former Knoxvillian Kevin Burdette is in the cast.
12:55 p.m., Regal WestTown Cinemas, $Tickets

Oak Ridge Symphony Orchestra
Brahms: Double Concerto w/ Wesley Baldwin, cello & Wei Tsun Chang, violin
Schubert: Symphony No. 2
Wagner: Overture to Rienzi 
Verdi: Overture to La Forza Del Destino 
7:30 p.m. Oak Ridge High School Performing Arts Center, $Tickets at the door
(1450 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge)

Sunday, October 27

Knoxville Opera's production of Offenbach's The Tales of Hoffmann
For info, see the preview in Metro Pulse
2:30 p.m. Tennessee Theatre, $Tickets

University of Tennessee Symphony Orchestra w/ Knoxville Symphony Youth Orchestra
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Wagner: Siegfried Idyll
Vaughn Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis 
Sibelius: Finlandia
7:30 p.m. James R. Cox Auditorium on the UT Campus, FREE

Monday, October 28

Complete Beethoven Violin Sonatas, 2nd Recital of 3, with UT faculty 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.









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