Glenn Diamond (stand-up bass), Morissa Diamond (keyboard and vocals), Sloan Hill (trumpet and vocals) and Eddie Dalton (drums) form The Diamonds, a jazz quartet.
The Tri-Cities Jazz Orchestra is a 17-piece group that plays music from the 1930s Big Band stylings through present day Bruno Mars.
An encyclopedia definition of jazz will say it is characterized by swing and blue notes (a minor interval where a major is expected), complex chords, call and response vocals, polyrhythms and improvisation. All of which are true, but jazz is also all a
2022 marks the 20th Annual Kingsport Spring Spectacular Photography Contest and Exhibition. It recently held its judging for the 2022 season.
Alex Acosta started with the piano, but chose the clarinet “because it just had an awesome look to me,” he says.
Painting and drawings informed by political and social issues will be on display in the McGlothlin Center Gallery at Emory & Henry College from Aug. 15 to Sept. 10.
“One day at a time.” This was the advice that local artist and educator William Fields gave to so many. The phrase implies living in the moment and focusing on the time that we have today.
The Mountain Empire Children’s Choral Academy, serving children and youth in East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, is offering a new program this fall for children in grades one through three.
The Bristol Public Library announces the inaugural adult-oriented Community Reads program.
Two of the speakers for the annual “Sunday with Friends” series at the Washington County Public Library Abingdon, Virginia, had to be cancelled this spring. Visits by Molly Walling and Tanya Carroll Richardson are now re-scheduled for Sunda
Acclaimed alternative rock band Sister Hazel plays the Lincoln Theatre in Marion, Virginia, Thursday Aug. 18.
ETSU Martin Center for the Arts presents John Hiatt & the Goners featuring Sonny Landreth live Tuesday, Aug. 16 at 7:30 p.m.
William King Museum of Art is pleased to have received the 2021 Richmond Conservation Studio Grant for the conservation of a portrait by the 19th century artist, Samuel Shaver.
Four shows headline the 2022-2023 season for East Tennessee State University’sDepartment of Theatre and Dance.
Citizens for the Arts announce their 42nd Performing Arts Season.
Replete with mystery, music, and MUMMENSCHANZ, the Pro-Art Association’s 46th season offers a wide assortment of music, theater and dance programming—Art for Everyone.
Bristol Ballet announces that Senior Company member Virginia Stockner, 16, is the 2022-2023 recipient of the Teresangela Schiano Memorial Scholarship.
The Virginia Museum of Fine Artsannounces that a compelling and diverse group of new acquisitions has recently been added to its permanent collection.
GREENEVILLE– Dr. Anne Acker, an associate professor ofEnglish