KSO PRINCIPAL QUARTET TO PERFORM SUNDAY AS PART OF CHAMBER CLASSICS SERIES


Knoxville, TN – April 1, 2014 – Four talented KSO musicians that comprise the Principal Quartet will take the stage Sunday, April 6, 2:30 p.m. at the Bijou Theatre for an afternoon of Chamber music. This performance is presented with support from the Aslan Foundation. Tickets start at $15 by calling 865-291-3310.

What: The KSO Principal Quartet will perform Joseph Haydn’s String Quartet Op. 64, No. 5 in D Major “The Lark”, Heitor Villa Lobos’ String Quartet No. 1, A99 and Franz Schubert’s String Quartet No. 14 in D minor, “Death and the Maiden.”

Who: Principal Quartet members are: Gordon Tsai, violin; Edward Pulgar, violin, Kathryn Gawne, viola and Andy Bryenton, cello.

When: Sunday, April 6 at 2:30 PM

Where: Bijou Theatre, 803 S. Gay St. Knoxville, TN 37902. Parking is free in the State Street Garage on nights & weekends. KSO provides a FREE shuttle to the Bijou theatre every 15 minutes beginning one hour prior to the show (1:30 p.m.)

Tickets: Tickets may be purchased by calling 865-291-3310 or visiting our website. Single tickets range from $15.00 – $33.00.

The KSO has contributed to the cultural life in East Tennessee since 1935. Under the leadership of Lucas Richman, the orchestra consists of 75 professional musicians and performs more than 250 programs throughout East Tennessee each season. Performing in traditional venues such as the Tennessee Theatre, Bijou Theatre and the Civic Auditorium, and in non-traditional places like hospitals, school classrooms, nursing homes, city parks and churches, the KSO reaches more than 200,000 people throughout the region each year.

Contact: Rachel Dellinger
KSO Director of Communications
Direct: 865-521-2317 Cell: 865-660-3037
rdellinger@knoxvillesymphony.com