Nashville Spotlight: Week Of September 23 | Nashville Public Radio

Nashville Spotlight: Week Of September 23

Sep 23, 2019

A selection of events from the Arts Calendar that caught our eye this week.

Vanderbilt Choirs and Vocal Arts Nashville: Hope

  • Sept. 29 at 4 p.m.
  • West End United Methodist Church
  • Free
  • Event page

"Spem in Alium" by Thomas Tallis is a motet which is rarely performed partially because of its massive required forces - 40 separate voice parts.  James Whitbourn's "Son of God" Mass rounds out the program.

Beyond the Score: Shostakovich's Fourth - Is Music Dangerous?

  • Sept. 27-28 at 8 p.m.
  • Schermerhorn Symphony Center
  • Event page

A multimedia presentation with live actors, visuals and music followed by a complete performance. This lecture puts a benchmark symphony into its complicated historical and political context while opening the understanding of the music itself.

Art In The Park

  • Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • J. Travis Price Park
  • Event page

An event for all ages, Art in the Park features live music alongside paintings, sculpture, fiber arts, pottery, stained glass, metal art and much more.

To have your event considered for the Nashville Spotlight, submit it to our Arts Calendar.