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Music

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From classical and jazz to bluegrass and choral, Pellissippi State's Music Program offers an eclectic mix of traditional favorites and modern selections. All performances take place in the beautiful Clayton Performing Arts Center on the Hardin Valley Campus.

For more information about music opportunities at Pellissippi State, please visit www.pstcc.edu/music.

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Knoxville Jazz Orchestra

September 8, 7 p.m.

A special musical performance featuring the talents of the Knoxville Jazz Orchestra.


Knoxville Opera Company 

September 22, 7 p.m.

A special musical performance featuring previews of upcoming Knoxville Opera productions, including “The Pirates of Penzance,” “La Boheme,” and “Mary, Queen of Scots.”


Faculty Recital

October 6, 7 p.m.

This musical performance showcases the talents of Pellissippi State’s Music faculty members.


Fall Choral Concert

October 20, 7 p.m.

This annual musical performance features student groups, including the Concert Chorale and Variations Ensemble, as well as selected student soloists.


Fall Instrumental and Bluegrass Concert

November 10, 7 p.m.

A perennial favorite, this concert brings together the Pellissippi State instrumental band and the Hardin Valley Thunder, the College’s bluegrass ensemble.


Holiday Spectacular

December 1, 6 & 8 p.m.

This perennially popular concert is such fun that it comes in a double dose, with two performance times. Featuring classic winter music and dance performances, you’ll be sure not to miss this spectacular event.


Knoxville Jazz Youth Orchestra

February 16, 7 p.m.

A special musical performance featuring the talents of the Knoxville Jazz Youth Orchestra.


Winter Choral Concert

February 21, 7 p.m.

This showcase musical performance features two local high school choirs as special guests.


Student Honors Recital

February 28, 7 p.m.

Pellissippi State shines the spotlight on its best student performers taking private instruction in voice or instrument.


Jazz and Bluegrass Concert

March 23, 7 p.m.

A perennial favorite, this concert features the Pellissippi State Jazz Band and the Hardin Valley Thunder, the College’s bluegrass ensemble.


Spring Instrumental Concert

April 6, 7 p.m.

This music presentation focuses exclusively on instruments across a wide range of genres.


Spring Choral Concert

April 27, 7 p.m.

This musical performance features student groups Concert Chorale and Variations Ensemble.