Nashville Spotlight: Week Of September 30 | Nashville Public Radio

Nashville Spotlight: Week Of September 30

Sep 30, 2019

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

Nashville Philharmonic: German Fantasie

  • Oct. 1 and 6
  • Saint George's Church, Murray Middle School
  • Event page

The Nashville Philharmonic opens its 17th season with epic storytelling in music by Felix Mendelssohn, Richard Strauss and Robert Schumann. 

MTSU Chinese Music Ensemble: Confuscius Day Celebration Concert

  • Oct. 2 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Middle Tennessee State University
  • Event page

The MTSU Chinese Music Ensemble, which is part of the Center for Chinese Music and Culture on MTSU's campus, celebrates Confuscius Day with a variety of traditional and contemporary compositions.

Austin Peay Department of Theatre and Dance: "Working"

This musical by Stephen Schwartz explores the hopes, dreams and concerns of the average worker to create a vivid portrait of those who we take for granted on a daily basis.

Intersection: "Renewal"

  • Oct. 5 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Lipscomb University
  • Event page

Intersection has partnered with Portara and Sandbox Percussion for an event that shines a light on environmental issues. Viet Cuong's "Renewal" and Sara Kirkland Snider's "Mass for the Endangered" both emphasize the value of nature.

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