Last Thursday we had Michael Samis (former Nashville Symphony Cellist, Co-Principal cellist of the Gateway Chamber Orchestra and member of the Nashville Opera Orchestra) in along with MTSU’s Grammy winning RIM audio engineer John Hill (one of his recording engineers) to talk about his brand new Delos compact disc featuring a premier recording of the Carl Reinecke Cello Concerto in D minor, Op.
Bring your family, friends and colleagues as the Nashville Symphony opens the doors of Schermerhorn Symphony Center for its ninth annual Free Day of Music, showcasing the Nashville Symphony and more than 20 different acts performing everything from classical and jazz to rock and bluegrass.
The 2014-2015 season of “Concerts from the Library of Congress” brings a stellar roster of performers, ensembles and scholars from around the world in commemoration of the 150th birthday of founding patron Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge. The concerts are complemented by guest speakers, curators, panels, film screenings and displays of rarely seen manuscripts, letters and memorabilia from the Library’s holdings. Concerts kick off Saturday, Oct. 11, at 8 p.m. with a performance by gospel and soul music legend Mavis Staples.