Tuesday, October 27, 2020 12:22 PM

CSO'S FREE VETERANS DAY CONCERT RETURNS WITH DIGITAL AND LIVE PERFORMANCE - THE CHATTANOOGAN

The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will once again host a free Veterans Day concert on Wednesday, Nov. 11, at 7:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton - Downtown Chattanooga. Sponsored by Compass Commissioning & Design, the ninth annual concert will include beloved patriotic classics such as Star-Spangled Banner and America the Beautiful alongside contemporary works, including local composer Kenyon Wilsons Five, a moving tribute to the five service members lost in the 2015 attack on Chattanooga's U.S. Navy Reserve Center.

The program will also mark the CSOs first public performance with new CSO Youth Orchestra Conductor and CSO Assistant Conductor Ismael Sandoval. "I am extremely honored that my debut as the new assistant conductor of the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will be for this year's Veteran's Day Concert, says Mr. Sandoval, who joined the organization in June 2020. We are excited to present a program of incredible music that celebrates the American spirit and honors the brave people who have served our country. This free concert will feature many lively and well-known works that will highlight the awe-inspiring sound of the CSO brass and percussion."

The program is part of the First Horizon Foundation Instrumental Series, a new socially distant series ...

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