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Moxley Carmichael Masterworks Series

Bohemian Rhapsodies: Dvořák, Smetana & More


TicketsThursday, January 18, 2018 - 7:30pmFriday, January 19, 2018 - 7:30pmShare

Bohemian Rhapsodies: Dvořák, Smetana & More

What does it mean to be “Bohemian?” This energetic concert is inspired by wandering artists new and old. The KSO will welcome the unique PROJECT Trio, a high-energy ensemble consisting of flute, cello and double bass who spend much time leading workshops and connecting with students via social media. Engaging younger audiences, PROJECT Trio has performed and led workshops for over 350,000 students worldwide and will lead an educational workshop while in Knoxville. They have also collaborated with American composer Adam Schoenberg, whose piece, Scatter, will be performed on this program, in addition to other alluring music by Bedrich Smetana. This program also includes an arrangement of Bohemian Rhapsody by the legendary rock band, Queen, and Antonin Dvorak’s Symphony No. 8.

Aram Demirjian, conductor

PROJECT Trio, guest ensemble


DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 8

BRAHMS: Hungarian Dance

SMETANA: Dance of the Comedians from The Bartered Bride

Selections by PROJECT Trio


MERCURY/HERSH: Bohemian Rhapsody



All students grades K-12 can attend this concert FREE with purchase of one adult ticket as part of the Penny4Arts program. Up to 3 students per adult ticket; some restrictions apply. Must redeem by visiting or calling the KSO Box Office at 865-291-3310 prior to the day of the concert (M-F, 9-5). Offer not available online or at the door. Questions:

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At The Concert:

Please allow extra time for parking downtown and security lines.

Pre-concert chats with the conductor and guest artists begin at 6:30 p.m. where patrons get insight into the music on the program, and a chance for Q&A.

Please be aware of the following security policy for the Bijou and Tennessee Theatres:
- no backpacks or large bags will be allowed inside the theatre. All purses and bags will be subject to search.
- Electronic wands will be waived over all patrons upon entry. All patrons should allow extra time for going through security as lines can build up. 
- Weapons including pocket knives are strictly prohibited and will not be allowed into the venue. 
- No backpacks, weapons or personal items will be held at the door - patrons must return these items to their cars. 
Thank you for helping to keep a safe and secure concert environment.


Aram Demirjian