Classical

1:37pm

Fri February 7, 2014
Classical

Mohammed Fairouz's Symphony No. 4 'In the Shadow of No Towers'

Composer Mohammed Fairouz was the Composer in Residence for the MTSU Wind Band conference and his Symphony No. 4 “In the Shadow of No Towers” was be featured  during the Middle Tennessee State Wind Ensemble concert on February 7th.  We were able to interview him before the concert and here are some of his comments from that interview:

After he had decided to accept a commission for a piece from the University of Kansas Wind Ensemble he drew inspiration from Art Spiegelman’s comic book by the same name. 

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12:01pm

Thu February 6, 2014
Classical

Vanderbilt Collegate Choral Ensembles

This has been a year of choral collaboration. The second annual Choral Prism concert, on Friday February 7th at 8 PM in Ingram Hall,  features performances by many of Vanderbilt’s choral ensembles, including the Vanderbilt Symphonic Choir, Blair Chamber Choir, Vanderbilt Concert Choir, and two of Vanderbilt’s student-run a cappella groups. Music from a variety of genres and cultures will be represented, as well as choral arrangements of popular and folk music styles.

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11:56am

Thu February 6, 2014
Classical

Coffee and Classics

The colossal sound of the Martin Foundation Concert Organ will fill the concert hall in Saint-Saëns’ Organ Symphony, with notes so powerful that you’ll literally feel your seat shaking. Liven up your Friday morning with the Nashville Symphony at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center, and enjoy FREE coffee and pastries before the concert!

Date and time: February 7, 2014, 10:30 AM- 12:30 PM

 

    

10:03am

Thu February 6, 2014
Classical

Nashville Symphony Announces New Assistant Conductor Vinay Parameswaran

Nashville Symphony is thrilled to announce the appointment of Assistant Conductor Vinay Parameswaran (pronounced “Par-a-MAYSH-wuh-run”).

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10:54am

Wed February 5, 2014
Classical

MTSU to Host Annual Flute Festival with Guest Artist Mary Stolper

2014 MTSU Flute Festival
Middle Tennessee State University School of Music
Saturday, February 22, 2014

Guest Artist, Mary StolperMary Stolper is a frequent soloist and chamber music performer who has made guest appearances throughout the United States and Europe.

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