Change Location × Chattanooga, TN

    Recent Locations

      String Theory Season Eleven in Chattanooga

      • String Theory Season Eleven Photo #1
      1 of 1
      September 17, 2019

      Tuesday   6:30 PM

      10 Bluff View
      Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403

      • No Performers Listed
      String Theory Season Eleven

      Join String Theory for an incredible eleventh season! Featuring world-class artists and groundbreaking works, this season is one that can't be missed! Ensure a ticket to every spectacular concert this season by purchasing a season subscription!  September 17, 2019 L'Histoire du SoldatAlexi Kenney, violinRomie de Guise-Langlois, clarinetPeter Kolkay, bassoonBrandon Ridenour, trumpetJeremy Wilson, tromboneTom Van Dyck, bassJi Hye Jung, percussionBob Bernhardt, narrator Written for narrator and septet ensemble, L’Histoire du Soldat retells a Faustian legend in which the hero sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for the promise of wisdom and good fortune. The quirky, witty and rhythmically intricate score displays several influences: Russian folk song, Romani fiddlers, klezmer music, the popular music of Spain, and the composer’s recent exposure to jazz. STRAVINSKY L’Histoire du Soldat Sponsored by Barnett and Company November 19, 2019 Ehnes QuartetJames Ehnes, violinAmy Schwartz Moretti, violinRichard O’Neill, violaEdward Arron, cello Hailed as “an important new force in the chamber music arena” with a “dream-team line-up” (Strings), the Ehnes Quartet is comprised of four internationally renowned artists.  BEETHOVEN String Quartet in F, Op.18, No.1BEETHOVEN String Quartet in B-flat, Op.130 December 17, 2019 Chien-Kim-Watkins TrioSoovin Kim, violinPaul Watkins, celloGloria Chien, piano Cellist Paul Watkins, from the Emerson String Quartet, and acclaimed violinist Soovin Kim joins Artistic Director Gloria Chien in an encore appearance with two Beethoven Piano Trios. BEETHOVEN Piano Trio in g, Op.121a "Kakadu"BEETHOVEN Piano Trio in B-flat, Op.97 "Archduke" Sponsored by Hefferlin + Kronenberg Architects February 11, 2020 Hyunah Yu, sopranoDavid Shifrin, clarinetGloria Chien, piano Legendary clarinetist David Shifrin returns with the captivating soprano, Hyunah Yu, who will be making her String Theory debut. This evening’s music will consist of lullabies, clarinet sonatas, German lieder, English songs, and more. SCHUBERT Shepherd on the RockSCHUBERT Romanze from Die VerschworenemBLISS Two Nursery RhymesSPOHR Selections from Six Deutsche LiederMEYERBEER Hirtenlied March 24, 2020   Alexander Sitkovetsky, violinClive Greensmith, celloGloria Chien, piano  We invite you to join us on an Eastern European adventure with our Bohemian program featuring the sounds of Suk, Kodaly, and Smetana. Virtuosic violinist Alexander Sitkovetsky returns with brilliant cellist, Clive Greensmith who will be making his String Theory debut.   SUK Elegy, Op. 23KODALY Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7SMETANA Piano Trio in g, Op. 15 April 28, 2020 Friends from Music@MenloKristin Lee, violinSean Lee, violinDmitri Atapine, celloHyeyeon Park, pianoGloria Chien, piano Our season finale features the world-premiere of Winter Light, a new co-commission by Patrick Castillo, who named our series. This concert brings together an exceptional group of musicians honoring our deep musical friendships from Music@Menlo, and will be repeated at Apex Music in Reno and Emerald City Music in Seattle, where the musicians are the Artistic Directors. MARTINU Variations on a Theme of RossiniCASTILLO Winter Light | World Premiere of String Theory Co-CommissionKORNGOLD Suite for Two Violins, Cello, and Piano Left Hand, Op. 23 Sponsored by Pinnacle Financial Partners Limited Seating. All Sales are Final. Please contact us at 423.414.2525 about group ticket prices for groups of 20 or more.Limited parking is available in the Hunter Museum lot, along High Street and Walnut Street. Please do not park in the traffic circle in front of the Museum or in the Bluff View parking lots. All concerts will be rebroadcast through the generous support of WSMC 90.5 FM Hunter Museum

      Categories: Concerts & Tour Dates

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.