music http://wutc.org en Choo Choo Chorus Concert Celebrates Disney 8/16 http://wutc.org/post/choo-choo-chorus-concert-celebrates-disney-816 <p> The Choo Choo Chorus is a group of 45 local barbershop harmony singers who sing together and in individual quartets. On August 16<sup>th</sup> the full Choo Choo Chorus as well as a number of the quartets will be in concert singing songs from Disney movies. Richard Winham talked to the one of the quartets –The Chattanooguys—Marcellus Scott, Bo Christian, David Fleury and Wally Edmondson.</p> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 21:17:39 +0000 Richard Winham 41523 at http://wutc.org Free Riverfront Nights Concerts Begin 8/2 with Jacob Powell http://wutc.org/post/free-riverfront-nights-concerts-begin-82-jacob-powell <p><a href="http://www.riverfrontnights.com/">Riverfront Nights</a> is back for another season of six shows on the grass beside the Tennessee River.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.jacobpowellmusic.com/">Jacob Powell</a> kicks off the free concert series on Saturday, August 2nd at 7 p.m.</p><p>Jeff Styles appears in this interview to talk about the music and all of the other activities they’ve got planned for this year.</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:11:33 +0000 Richard Winham 41070 at http://wutc.org Singer T. Graham Brown Shares Story of Recovery, Talks About New Album http://wutc.org/post/singer-t-graham-brown-shares-story-recovery-talks-about-new-album <p>Nashville singer/songwriter <a href="http://tgrahambrown.com/">T. Graham Brown </a>had a string of hits in the 1980s, but his career faltered as he struggled with alcoholism and bipolar disorder.&nbsp; He stopped drinking, and his song "Wine into Water" came from the experience.&nbsp; In this interview, Brown talks about it, and reveals details about the gospel album he's currently recording, which will feature guest stars such as Vince Gill and Leon Russell.</p> Fri, 02 May 2014 15:46:59 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 36975 at http://wutc.org Tennessee Chamber Chorus Performing 'A Ceremony of Carols' December 15, 16 & 17 http://wutc.org/post/tennessee-chamber-chorus-performing-ceremony-carols-december-15-16-17 <p>WUTC's Mark Colbert speaks with Dr. Cameron LaBarr, founder and Artistic Director of the <a href="http://www.tennesseechamberchorus.org/">Tennessee Chamber Chorus,</a> as well as Caitlin Hammond, a vocalist.&nbsp; The chorus, comprised of professional singers, will perform<a href="http://www.tennesseechamberchorus.org/tickets.html"> A Ceremony of Carols</a> at several different East Tennessee locations on December 15th, 16th and 17th.</p><p></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 16:15:15 +0000 Mark Colbert 31154 at http://wutc.org One-Woman Music School: Jessica Nunn Teaches Violin, Viola, Cello & String Bass at 'Muse A Palooza' http://wutc.org/post/one-woman-music-school-jessica-nunn-teaches-violin-viola-cello-string-bass-muse-palooza <p></p><p></p><p>Jessica Nunn is a gifted musician. She placed first on viola in 2005 in the annual statewide competition organized by the Tennessee Music Education Association. But while she is a gifted performer, Jessica is equally enthusiastic about teaching.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 22:52:00 +0000 Richard Winham 25149 at http://wutc.org One-Woman Music School: Jessica Nunn Teaches Violin, Viola, Cello & String Bass at 'Muse A Palooza' MakeWork's Inaugural 10x10 Artist Showcase Starts April 13th http://wutc.org/post/makeworks-inaugural-10x10-artist-showcase-starts-april-13th <p>From April 13th to the 22nd, MakeWork will present the<a href="http://makework.is/10x10"> 10x10 Artist Showcase</a> in Chattanooga as a part of the first annual <a href="http://www.hatchchatt.org/">Hatch Festival</a>. According to MakeWork&#39;s Web site, the festival is hosting a &quot;a 10 -day exhibition of 100 creative works. Streets, parking lots, parks, and abandoned buildings will become a medium to construct, innovate, and celebrate creativity.&quot; MakeWork&#39;s 10x10 will have showcases at Walnut Street Bridge, Ross&#39; Landing, and Miller Plaza. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 15:20:29 +0000 Garrett Crowe 4052 at http://wutc.org Jay Reatard Documentary Coming to Chattanooga http://wutc.org/post/jay-reatard-documentary-coming-chattanooga <p>On Saturday, M<em>ar</em>ch 24th, the Mise En Scenesters Film Club will be screening the documentary <em>Better than Something</em> at Collective Clothing Warehouse. The film&#39;s subject is Memphis musician Jay Reatard who tragically passed away in 2010.<br /><br /> The directors of <em>Better than Something</em>, Alex Hammond and Ian Markiewicz, talk about the film. Chris Dortch and Zach Zacharias, the co-founders of the Mise En Scenesters, also discuss what makes Jay Reatard&#39;s music unique.</p><p>http://www.archive.org/download/JayReatardAnA/Garrett3-15.mp3</p> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 16:18:16 +0000 Garrett Crowe 3364 at http://wutc.org Songwriter Workshop on Signal Mountain http://wutc.org/post/songwriter-workshop-signal-mountain <p>The 4th annual <a href="http://wintersongworkshop.com/">Wintersong</a> songwriter&#39;s workshop will be held at the <a href="http://signalmountainmacc.org/">Mountain Arts Community Center</a> in Signal Mountain Tennessee on Saturday, March 10th.&nbsp; The workshops include topics like grabbing the listener&#39;s ear and getting started in songwriting.&nbsp; The sessions will be led by nationally known writers and performers Louisa Branscomb, Kathy Reed, and Earl Brackin.&nbsp; Local musicians and singer/songwriters will also be involved in Wintersong.&nbsp; Workshops begin at 9:30 am.&nbsp Wed, 07 Mar 2012 13:18:27 +0000 Rabbit Zielke 2944 at http://wutc.org Songwriter Workshop on Signal Mountain Re: Jonathan Coulton http://wutc.org/post/re-jonathan-coulton <p><a href="http://www.jonathancoulton.com/">Jonathan Coulton</a> used to write computer programs.&nbsp; Now he writes about programmers&ndash;his songs like Code Monkey are funny, occasionally melancholy ballads about geek culture: burnt-out code warriors, zombie office workers and mournful, lonely sea monsters.</p> Mon, 27 Feb 2012 18:58:21 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 2469 at http://wutc.org