Priority Ambulance reminds swimmers, boaters to stay safe Memorial Day weekend

As East Tennesseans flock to area pools and lakes this Memorial Day weekend, Knoxville-based Priority Ambulance reminds everyone to recognize the signs of drowning and always watch children during water activities and sports. While the perception is that drowning victims thrash in the water or call for help, the reality is that drowning is known as the “silent killer.” Victims … Read More

KSO to perform free concert May 19 in Maryville

The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will perform a free, family-friendly concert Saturday, May 19, at 7:30 p.m. at Theatre in the Park on the Greenbelt in Maryville, Tennessee. Music Director Aram Demirjian will lead the Knoxville Symphony Chamber Orchestra in a concert of light pops, including timeless music of the stage and screen, such as “Waltz” from Tchaikovsky’s “Sleeping Beauty,” a … Read More

KSO to close 2017-18 season with ‘Rhapsody in Blue’

The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will end the 2017-18 season with Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue,” part of the KSO Moxley Carmichael Masterworks Series, on Thursday, May 17, and Friday, May 18, at 7:30 p.m. at the Tennessee Theatre. These performances are sponsored by Brogan Financial-Retirement & Legacy Planning. Tickets start at $15, and are available online. Musical selections include Leonard Bernstein’s … Read More

Knoxville Symphony Pops Series presents doo-wop and Motown music with ‘Under the Streetlamp’

The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will perform “Under the Streetlamp” on Saturday, May 12, the 2017-18 season finale for the Knoxville News Sentinel Pops Series. Resident Conductor James Fellenbaum will conduct the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra featuring former leading cast members of hit Broadway musicals, including “Jersey Boys.” The concert will take place at 8 p.m. at the Civic Auditorium. Tickets range from … Read More

350 KSO Youth Orchestra students to perform Spring Concert

The Knoxville Symphony Youth Orchestra (KSYO) will conclude its 44th season with a free Spring Concert on Sunday, April 29, at 7 p.m. at the Tennessee Theatre. Six youth orchestras will perform, including the top Youth Orchestra conducted by KSO Resident Conductor James Fellenbaum. The concert, sponsored by First Tennessee Foundation, is open to the public, and no tickets are required. … Read More

KSO to perform free concert May 10 on Market Square

The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will perform a free, family-friendly concert on Market Square in downtown Knoxville on Thursday, May 10, at 7:30 p.m. Sponsored by Home Federal Bank, this concert is open to the public, and no tickets are required. The KSO’s Symphony on the Square will kick off the City of Knoxville’s Concerts on the Square Series and is offered as … Read More