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Season Tickets

Celebrating 80 seasons with
the knoxville symphony orchestra

Enjoy the best shows of the 2015-2016 season. Subscribe to an entire series or purchase single tickets to our Masterworks SeriesPops SeriesChamber Classics, Concermaster Series, and Q Series.

The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra hosts guest performers and conductors at the Crowne Plaza in Downtown Knoxville.

To purchase your tickets, call our box office at 865-291-3310. 

Thank you for your support. We look forward to enjoying beautiful music with you this year.


Masterworks SeriesRepertoireArtists
American Masters: Gershwin & Bernstein
SEPT. 17 & 18, 2015
7:30 P.M. 
Chadwick:  Jubilee from Symphonic Sketches
Gershwin:  Concerto in F
Barber:  Adagio for Strings
Bernstein:  Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

James Fellenbaum, conductor

Sean Chen, piano

Pines of Rome
Oct. 22 & 23, 2015
7:30 P.M

Shostakovich:  Symphony No. 1
Ravel:  Tzigane
Debussy:  Two Preludes
Respighi:  Pines of Rome

Marcelo Lehninger, conductor*

Gabriel Lefkowitz, violin

TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1
Nov. 19 & 20, 2015 
7:30 P.M. 
FREE with subscription
Shchedrin:  "Naughty Limericks"
Tchaikovsky:  Piano Concerto No. 1
Rachmaninoff:  Symphony No. 3

Shizuo Kuwahara, conductor*

Stewart Goodyear, piano

Beethoven & Bruch
Jan. 21 & 22, 2016
7:30 P.M.

Adams:  Lollapalooza
Ligeti:  Romanian Concerto
Bruch:  Violin Concerto No. 1
Beethoven:  Symphony No. 7

Aram Demirjian, conductor* 

Philippe Quint, violin 

Mozart Piano Concerto No. 20
feb. 18 & 19, 2016 
7:30 P.M. 
FREE with subscription

R. Strauss:  Don Juan
Mozart:  Piano Concerto No. 20
Higdon:  Blue Cathedral
Prokofiev:  Selections from "Romeo and Juliet"

Eckart Preu, conductor* 

Alon Goldstein, piano

Pictures at an exhibition
MARch 17 & 18, 2016 
7:30 P.M. 
Adams:  "The Chairman Dances"
Barber:  Violin Concerto
Mussorgsky/Ravel:  Pictures at an Exhibition

Jacomo Rafael Bairos, conductor*

Elena Urioste, violin

DVOŘÁK Cello Concerto
Apr. 14 & 15, 2016
7:30 p.m. 
A. Schoenberg:  Finding Rothko
Dvořák:  Cello Concerto
Elgar:  Enigma Variations

Steven Jarvi, conductor*

Susie Yang, cello

Ride of the valkyries
May 12 & 13, 2016
7:30 P.M. 

Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3
Theofanidis:  New Music for American Commission
Wagner (arr. H. de Vlieger):  Highlights from "The Ring"

James Fellenbaum, conductor

*Music Director candidates