Intersection presents its third ‘Upon these Shoulders’ event with Hannibal Lokumbe’s ‘Crucifixion Resurrection.’

On February 9, 2019 Intersection presented its third Upon These Shoulders concert at Fisk University. This concert annual series seeks to highlight “the voices of civil rights foot soldiers who forged new freedom pathways and whose strong shoulders continue holding us up.” This year Intersection brought in classical composer and jazz trumpeter Hannibal Lokumbe to…

Nashville Symphony Offering Student Tickets for $10

Through its Soundcheck program, the Nashville Symphony is offering $10 student tickets for Spring 2019. These tickets can be acquired over the phone at 615-687-6400, online through a Symphony account, or in person at One Symphony Place in downtown Nashville. Those interested are asked to limit two Soundcheck tickets per student. However, for local groups of 12+…

Nashville Symphony Offering Free Tickets to Furloughed Federal Workers

Below is a press release direct from the Nashville Symphony: “The Nashville Symphony is offering complimentary tickets to select upcoming concerts for furloughed federal workers and their families. Furloughed federal government employees are eligible to receive up to two (and, in some cases, up to four) complimentary concert tickets for performances through May 2019. Tickets…

Nashville Symphony to Celebrate Three of History’s Greats

Over two nights, the Nashville Symphony will present a concert celebrating three of history’s all-time great composers: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Felix Mendelssohn, and Robert Schumann. A continuation of the Symphony’s Classical Series, these performances will feature internationally renowned Finnish pianist Juho Pohjonen. The concerts will be held February 1-2, 8:00 PM, with guest conductor Markus…

Gil Shaham to perform Berg’s Violin Concerto in Nashville!

Of course they are advertising the HD Odyssey, but the Berg is so rarely heard! PROGRAM Smetana – The Moldau from Má Vlast Berg – Violin Concerto Cosmos – An HD Odyssey, featuring Dvořák’s Symphony No. 9, “From the New World” PERFORMERS Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor | Gil Shaham, violin The Symphony’s blurb: The Nashville Symphony…

Nashville Symphony Unveils Lineup for Free Day of Music 2018

13th annual event takes place on Saturday, October 27 with 25 performances, beer garden, food trucks, family activities, ticket discounts and more Nashville, Tenn. (October 8, 2018) — The Nashville Symphony has released the full lineup of performers for Free Day of Music 2018, taking place on Saturday, October 27, from 11 a.m. to 9…

Symphony Under the Stars (with Fireworks)

It’s a night of masterpieces under the stars as Maestro Giancarlo Guerrero leads your Nashville Symphony in some of classical’s biggest hits along with a spectacular fireworks display. Award-winning pianist Markus Groh, renowned for his astounding musicianship, will solo on Beethoven’s majestic and beautiful Emperor Concerto. The evening will build to a rousing finish with…

Nashville Symphony Announces 13th Annual Free Day of Music

A Music City fall tradition! The entire community is invited for a full day of free performances, featuring everything from classical and jazz to rock and country, starting with a concert by the Nashville Symphony. Other performers include Nashville in Harmony, Nashville Salsa Machine and innovative classical ensemble Chatterbird, with additional performers to be announced….