2021-2022 Season Schedule
Do-Hyun Kim, Piano
October 24, 2021 (Sunday @ 3:00 p.m.)
Pianist Do-Hyun Kim displays incredible depth of artistry in a wide range of repertoire. He was invited to return to St. Petersburg after winning a prize for best performance in the semifinal round of the 2019 International Tchaikovsky Piano Competition. His performances in Russia led Yamaha to invite him to appear at a “Rising Stars Pianists Concert” at Ginza Hall in Tokyo in 2020.
WindSync, Woodwind Quintet
November 12, 2021 (Friday @ 7:30 p.m.)
WindSync is a vibrant chamber ensemble that performs wind quintet masterworks, adapts beloved music to its instrumentation, and champions new works by today’s composers. Featuring Garrett Hudson, flute; Emily Tsai, oboe; Julian Hernandez, clarinet; Kara LaMoure, bassoon; and Anni Hochhalter, horn, WindSync launched an international touring career after winning the the 2016 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition.
Denyce Graves, Mezzo Soprano
January 30, 2022 (Sunday @ 3:00 p.m.)
“An operatic superstar of the 21st century,” Denyce Graves is well known for her portrayals of the title roles in Carmen and Samson et Dalila. Her expressive, rich vocalism, elegant stage presence, and theatrical abilities have delighted audiences worldwide. The Atlanta Journal Constitution claims,”If the human voice has the power to move you, you will be touched by Denyce Graves.”
Sotto Voce, Tuba Quartet
February 20, 2022 (Sunday @ 3:00 p.m.)
Internationally recognized, the Sotto Voce Quartet is America’s premiere professional low brass quartet and has become one of the world’s leading low brass ensembles. The quartet enthusiastically challenges preconceived notions about low brass by composing, arranging, commissioning, and performing virtuosic new works that highlight the diversity of their ensemble (two tubas and two euphoniums) and its extraordinary, uniquely skilled members.
April 9, 2022 (Saturday @ 7:30 p.m.)
(Headliners for 61st Mid-South Jazz Festival)
Fresh, invigorating, and inspiring, Huntertones’ music has been praised as “soulful, tasty and groovy,” and “explosive, imaginative, and genre-defying.” Co-founder Jon Lampley, who plays with Jon Batiste & Stay Human on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, notes “You might hear a little Snarky Puppy, or Led Zeppelin, or the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, or gospel music, or swinging jazz.”