• Symphony of the Mountains Announces Upcoming Spring Events

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    March 18, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                              Scott Eddlemon, Executive Director                                                                                               Telephone: 423.392.8423
    E-Mail: info@symphonyofthemountains.org
     
    SYMPHONY OF THE MOUNTAINS
    ANNOUNCES UPCOMING SPRING EVENTS
     
    Kingsport, TN – Symphony of the Mountains is excited about three upcoming events in April as the finale of the 18/19 Season:
    The Symphony of the Mountains concert featuring “Ein deutsches Requiem” by Johannes Brahms, the Spring Youth Orchestra concerts, and the 12th Annual Symphony Gala.
     
    On Saturday, April 6 at 7:30pm in the Toy F. Reid Eastman Employee Center in Kingsport, TN Symphony of the Mountains under the direction of Cornelia Laemmli Orth will present “Ein deutsches Requiem” (A German Requiem) by Johannes Brahms. The orchestra will be joined by a two-hundred-member choir consisting of Voices of the Mountains and the ETSU Choirs under the direction of Dr. Matthew Potterton. World renowned soloists Tamara Acosta and Adrian Smith will join local forces.
     
    Adult tickets are $30 with students and children admitted free. Call the Symphony of the Mountains Box Office at (423) 392-8423 or visit www.SymphonyoftheMountains.org for tickets.
     
    Symphony of the Mountains Youth Orchestras under the direction of Dr. David Kovac and Wendy Royston will present two spring concerts.  A public concert will be performed Sunday April 7, 3:00pm at the Toy F. Reid Eastman Employee Center in Kingsport, TN, followed by the annual Youth for Youth concert on Monday April 8, 10:30am in the McGlothlin Center for the Arts at Emory and Henry College, in Emory, VA.  Both concerts are free of admission.
     
    The 12th Annual Symphony of the Mountains Gala, an “Evening of Musical and Epicurean Delights” will take place on Saturday, April 13 starting at 6:00pm at the Cattails Ballroom at Meadowview Resort and Convention Center in Kingsport, TN.  This year's theme “Once Upon a Time” will not only inspire decorations but also patron's costumes. A six-course meal with wine pairings, live music, dancing, auctions and performances by Symphony of the Mountains musicians are only a few of the memorable experiences of the evening.
     
    Please go to the website www.symphonyofthemountains.org  or call the Symphony of the Mountains office at 423-392-8423 for individual or corporate table tickets.
     
    Symphony of the Mountains, the area’s only professional orchestra, seeks to continue the tradition of excellent musical entertainment through “Entertaining, Educating, Enriching”.
     
    Sponsored by: Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce, C. Bascom Slemp Foundation, Eastman Credit Union, Eastman Foundation, Gregory Pharmaceutical Holdings, Inc., James & Laura Rogers Foundation, The Estate of James C. Martin In Memory of Mary B. Martin, Marvin & Marcia Gilliam, Jr. Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Pro-Art Association, Tennessee Arts Commission, United Company Charitable Foundation, Women’s Symphony Committee
     
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    If you would like more information about the concert or to schedule an interview, please contact Scott Eddlemon at info@symphonyofthemountains or call Symphony of the Mountains at
    423-392-8423.