Knoxville Symphony Orchestra
Established in 1935, the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra (865/291-3310, www.knoxvillesymphony.com) is one of the oldest orchestras in the southeast. The KSO, a professional orchestra since 1973, performs its season from September to May in Knoxville venues including the Civil Auditorium, the Tennessee Theatre, and the Bijou. Special guest conductors and soloists are frequent additions, and seasonal shows include the annual holiday concert.
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