Classical

Pianist Amy Dorfman and cellist Michael Samis will perform a recital at the Blair School of Music’s Turner Hall, Thursday, February 12, at 8 pm. Aptly scheduled on Abraham Lincoln’s birthday, the performance explores music by composers who had a voice in human rights, standing for equality in their daily lives and through their music.

Anthony Matula

Nashville Ballet and the Nashville Symphony are joining forces to present the family-friendly ballet Peter and the Wolf with live music on Saturday, Feb. 14, at 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. in TPAC’s Polk Theater. 

 Internationally acclaimed harpist Yolanda Kondonassis and virtuoso classical guitarist Jason Vieaux join forces to release their first duo recording, Together, which features original works for harp and guitar including Alan Hovhaness’ Spirit of Trees, Xavier Montsalvatge’s Fantasia, Máximo Diego Pujol’s Suite Magica, and two world premiere recordings of works commissioned by the duo: Knock on Wood (2012) by Keith Fitch and Hypnotized (2013) by Gary Schocker. Togeth

The Gateway Chamber Orchestra announces a 2-Concert Spring Series subscription including Romantic Visions and Appalachian Spring. Rejoice in the majesty of Mendelssohn on February 9, and celebrate America’s favorite composer Aaron Copland in April. This specially priced “mini-subscription” is being offered for a limited time, providing the perfect opportunity to savor and share a GCO concert experience. Purchase a pair of tickets and bring a friend!

Nashville Ballet is returning with our winter contemporary production, Attitude, over Valentine’s Day weekend. This year’s performance features the revival of 2013’s popular …but the flowers have yet to come featuring Matthew Perryman Jones and Gina Patterson. We’re also debuting a piece set to early Bob Dylan music. Through the end of January, everyone can save $5 on their tickets to Attitude with the code ATTWEB. Tickets can be purchased here.

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