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  • Friday, March 13, 2020 10:38 AM
    The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will cancel all performances through April 2 due to the closure of the Tivoli Theatre and Chattanooga State Community College. All CSO educational programming and Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Youth Orchestra activities will also be suspended until Monday, March 30, due to the closure of the Hamilton County Schools.As a precautionary measure against COVID-19, the city of Chattanooga has recommended that the Tivoli Theatre halt all scheduled concerts through Friday, April 3 or until the city is comfortable with the theatre re-opening. Impacted CSO performances include Lights! Camera! Pops! on March 21, Disney in Concert Tale as Old ...
  • Tuesday, March 03, 2020 04:16 PM
    Chattanooga Athletics - Mocs Participate in Read Across America - GoMocs.com
    Story Links Student-athletes from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga took part in the annual Read Across America event on Monday, March 2.  Members of various Mocs Athletics programs visited Hillcrest Elementary School in Chattanooga to read to students as a part of the National Education Association event.Read Across America took place on Monday, March 2, the 23rd year of the reading celebration that started on Dr. Seuss's birthday.  It has engaged millions of educators, parents, and students nationwide with school and community celebrations from coast to coast. The events were originally designed to pay homage to the beloved children's ...
  • Tuesday, March 03, 2020 09:34 AM
    The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera has been approved for a $10,000 Art Works grant to support concerts of works by female composers and female guest artists, as well as related educational activities.    The award will provide funding for the organization’s March 5 performance, Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2, featuring guest pianist Gloria Chien and contemporary female composer Jelena Dabic's Beethaphase. A special Women in Classical Music panel will be held in conjunction with the concert on Wednesday, March 4 at 1 p.m. at the Chattanooga Library Auditorium and will include a panel discussion with Chien, who also serves as ...
  • Saturday, February 29, 2020 05:25 PM
    The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera announces the programming for its 2020/21 season. The upcoming events will feature a diverse group of contemporary composers and guest artists, beloved classical works and symphonic performances of some of pop culture’s most iconic music. The season will also include the organization’s bi-annual return to opera with La Traviata in March 2021.     “The 2020/21 season is full of your favorite classical masterworks and inspiring contemporary works,” says Kayoko Dan, CSO music director. “2020 marks the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth, and we will be featuring some of his most beloved works including Piano Concerto ...
  • Wednesday, January 22, 2020 10:44 AM
    As many urban areas adopt “smart city” initiatives, Chattanooga is doing so with a slightly different approach—and now, the city is being recognized for its ethical practices. The Smart 50 Awards, created by US Ignite, Smart Cities Connect and Smart Cities Connect Foundation listed Chattanooga’s data analytics practices as a winner in the Digital Transformation category, which recognizes projects that deal with data, artificial intelligence, sensors, IoT (or Internet of Things), cybersecurity, privacy and blockchain (data security). “Chattanooga is pioneering smart solutions that can improve people’s lives, and we are proud that we’re doing that in a way that keeps ...