Category Archives: Music

Pellissippi State hosts annual Fall Choral Concert Oct. 25

Pellissippi State Community College presents the second performance in its 2012-13 free music series with the Oct. 25 staging of the Fall Choral Concert. The annual event features a variety of music styles and includes compositions from the Baroque and … Continue reading

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The Arts at Pellissippi State: 2012-13 free concert series begins on Oct. 2

The popular free concert series hosted by Pellissippi State Community College throughout each academic year begins its new season on Tuesday, Oct. 2, with the Faculty Recital Showcase. The theme for this year’s performance is “Music Faculty Favorites.” The 2012-13 … Continue reading

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Professional bluegrass musician gains focus, friendships as Pellissippi State student

Samuel Damewood is right at home in Nashville’s limelight. Damewood helped open for country music star Eric Church this spring and describes performing for a large audience as “exhilarating.” But Damewood says he’ll never forget the friends he made when … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State concludes season of free music concerts on April 26

The musical selections have ranged from choral to instrumental, from bluegrass to holiday fare. As the 2011-12 season of Pellissippi State Community College’s annual Music Concert Series concludes on April 26, the focus will again be on choral music. Featured … Continue reading

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Two performances remain in Pellissippi State’s 2011-12 free concert series

With only two concerts remaining, the season is wrapping up for Pellissippi State Community College’s 2011-12 Music Concert Series. The upcoming performance focuses solely on instrumental music. Scheduled for April 12, the Small Instrumental Ensembles Concert includes selections from a … Continue reading

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Jazz and bluegrass featured at free Pellissippi State concert

Longer days and buds on dogwood trees are not the only signs of spring in East Tennessee. The Jazz Band and Bluegrass Concert at Pellissippi State Community College, hosted every spring, is a perennial favorite in the school’s free Music … Continue reading

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Top Pellissippi State student musicians perform in March 1 recital

Slated for March 1, the annual Student Showcase Honors Recital at Pellissippi State Community College features only the best student performers taking private instruction in voice or instrument. Each of 16 selected musicians will perform one piece, with musical styles … Continue reading

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