Afternoon Concert

The Relationship Between Race And Classical Music

Dec 4, 2017

In the United States, race is a topic that has made its way into politics, our relationships with law enforcement, and even professional sports. In this piece, Garrett McQueen explores race and classical music in conversations with Kelly Hall-Tompkins, Alex Laing, and Lecolion Washington. 

Paul Huang Plays Beethoven

Nov 16, 2017

"Afternoon Concert" host Garrett McQueen speaks with violinist Paul Huang about his performance of Beethoven's Violin Concerto with the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra. 

Creating A Tradition Of Innovation

Jun 6, 2017

Afternoon Concert host Garrett McQueen speaks with Knoxville Symphony Orchestra Music Director Aram Demirjian about the final KSO concert of the 2016-2017 season, and his vision for what's to come for this growing ensemble. 

Anna Shternshis On Newly Discovered Music By Soviet Jews

May 24, 2017

Garrett McQueen speaks with Prof. Anna Shternshis from the University of Toronto about newly discovered music by Jewish people living in Soviet Russia.