Knoxville Symphony Orchestra

Separating Art From Artist

Mar 15, 2018

How far should we apply historical context to the classical music we listen to today? Can one separate the art from the artist? Garrett McQueen explores these questions with Knoxville Symphony Orchestra Music Director, Aram Demirjian in a chat about Mahler, Weill, and Orff's "Carmina Burana". 

Music Education, Bach, And The National Anthem

Mar 2, 2018

"Afternoon Concert" host Garrett McQueen speaks with Aram Demirjian about the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra's dedication to Music Education, the significance of Bach in the 21st century, and our modern treatment of the National Anthem. 

Tanya Gabrielian And The Healing Power Of Music

Feb 15, 2018

"Afternoon Concert" host Garrett McQueen speaks with pianist Tanya Gabrielian about kung fu, the healing power of music, and her performances with the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra. 

Lizzy Joo and Renae Dishman Win Concerto Competition

Feb 9, 2018

In this interview with "Afternoon Concert" host Garrett McQueen, Lizzy Joo and Renae Dishman talk about their upcoming performances with the Knoxville Symphony Youth Orchestra. 

Bach Performed on Stradivarius Violins

Feb 1, 2018

In this interview Afternoon Concert host Garrett McQueen speaks with Knoxville Symphony Orchestra Concert Master William Shaub about his upcoming  solo performance with the Knoxville Symphony Chamber Orchestra, and the Stradivarius violin he'll use for the performance. 

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