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KSO presents Q Series at The Square Room

February 14, 2017

Concert and lunch for $20

The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra continues the Q Series at the Square Room, a lunchtime performance series featuring the KSO Principal Quartet and the Woodwind Quintet. The next Q Series performance is Wednesday, February 22 at 12:00 p.m. at The Square Room. This series is presented with support from the Aslan Foundation.

 The Q Series consists of two KSO ensembles performing a one-hour lunchtime concert.

This concert features the KSO Woodwind Quintet playing an arrangement of Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring; the KSO Principal Quartet will play Mozart’s String Quartet No. 15.

 This performance features both ensembles including: Johanna Gruskin, flute; Claire Chenette, oboe; Gary Sperl, clarinet; Aaron Apaza, bassoon and Jeffery Whaley, French horn. KSO Principal String Quartet members are: Gordon Tsai, violin; Edward Pulgar, violin; Kathryn Gawne, viola and Andy Bryenton, cello.

Tickets are $18 in advance/$20 at the door and include a boxed lunch from Café 4 and may be purchased by calling 865-291-3310 or visiting our website. Seating is general admission and is limited; doors open at 11:30 a.m.

About the KSO

Established in 1935, and now under the leadership of Music Director Aram Demirjian, the KSO has contributed to the cultural life in East Tennessee continuously for 80 years, providing excellence in musical and educational programs. The Orchestra consists of 80 professional musicians and performs 300 programs throughout the region each season, reaching audiences of more than 200,000 people. The KSO performs in traditional venues such as the Tennessee Theatre, Bijou Theatre and the Civic Auditorium as well as non-traditional places like hospitals, schools, city parks and churches.  For more information regarding the KSO, please visit or call 865-291-3310.