UTC Symphony Orchestra

UTC Symphony Orchestra

Sunday, April 22, 2018   3:00 PM    UTC Symphony Orchestra Concert

The UTC Symphony Orchestra will present a free concert, Orchestral Colors, in the Roland Hayes Concert Hall in the UTC Fine Arts Building.  This colorful musical palette features expressive and exciting music including Aaron Copland’s An Outdoor Overture and Modest Mussorgsky’s Night on Bald Mountain.  Dr. Michael McCallie, faculty member at Chattanooga State and Cadek at GPS as well as founder/music director of Guitar Chattanooga, will be featured on Antonio Vivaldi’s Guitar Concerto in D.  UTC bassoon professor Staci Spring, who is also the Community Engagement and Education Manager for the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera, will be featured on Edward Elgar’s Romance for Bassoon and Orchestra.  A rousing work by John Williams, Raiders March will conclude the concert. 

 

Michael McCallie               Staci Spring

           Michael McCallie                                                      Staci Spring

This 60-member   college/community orchestra includes university music majors and non-majors from UTC and Chattanooga State, UTC music faculty members, area music educators, and other talented amateur and professional musicians from the region.  The orchestra is conducted by Sandy Morris.