Chattanooga Symphony and Opera

  • 701 Broad Street
  • Chattanooga, TN 37402
The Chattanooga Symphony and Opera continues to inspire, engage, and enrich the greater Chattanooga community as it performs its 85th season. Conducted by Music Director Kayoko Dan, the CSO consists of top players from the Chattanooga area as well as from across the southern region. Well known for its education and engagement events, the musicians of the CSO perform to more than 20,000 students each year throughout the greater Chattanooga Community. For a current season schedule and to buy tickets, please visit www.chattanoogasymphony.org or call the box office at 423.267.8583.
September 27, 2018

Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Piazzolla's Four Seasons DOUGLAS HEDWIG: Fanfare Alegre: Dia de la Fiesta GERSHWIN: Cuban Overture PIAZZOLLA: The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires REVUELTAS: La Noche de los Mayas Kayoko Dan, conductor Eduardo...

September 27, 2018

Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Piazzolla's Four Seasons DOUGLAS HEDWIG: Fanfare Alegre: Dia de la Fiesta GERSHWIN: Cuban Overture PIAZZOLLA: The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires REVUELTAS: La Noche de los Mayas Kayoko Dan, conductor Eduardo...

October 6, 2018

Bob Bernhardt, conductor Scott Coulter, Klea Blackhurst, Jason Graee, Debbie Gravitte, Ron Raines - vocalists Join the CSO, special guest vocalist and Chattanooga native Scott Coulter, and other Broadway veterans as they pay tribute to Jerry Herman-...

October 14, 2018

A Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Chamber Series Concert Kayoko Dan, conductor Eric Anderson, bassoon KENNETH FRAZELLE: Laconic Variation VILLA LOBOS: Ciranda das sete notas BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 4 Sunny and cheerful, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4 is...

October 25, 2018

Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Brahms Symphony No. 1 TIM HINCK: Fanfare for the New South JAMES MACMILLAN: Veni, veni, Emmanuel BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1 Kayoko Dan, conductor Chad Crummel, percussion Chad Crummel, CSO Principal Percussionist,...

November 3, 2018

A CSO Special Event Bob Bernhardt, conductor Experience the magic of the Harry Potter Films as the CSO takes you to Hogwarts in The Music of Harry Potter! This concert features iconic scores from Films throughout the series and is sure to delight...

November 15, 2018

Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Beethoven & Mozart BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6 MOZART: Great Mass in C Minor Kayoko Dan, conductor Caitlin Hammon Moore, soprano I Laura Inman, soprano II James Harr, tenor Brett Hyberger, bass CSO Chorus,...

December 2, 2018

A Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Chamber Series Concert Kayoko Dan, conductor Josh Holritz, violin Sheri Peck, violin CSO Chorus, Darrin Hassevoort, director BACH: Double Violin Concerto ELGAR: Chanson du Nuit & Chanson du Matin REGER:...

Dates vary between December 15, 2018 - December 16, 2018

Stuart Chaftetz, conductor CSO Chorus, Darrin Hassevoort, director Dee Donasco, vocalist Metropolitan Bells, Gary Bynum, director Chattanooga's favorite holiday tradition is back! Enjoy a concert filled with lively holiday tunes, solemn hymns, and...

January 17, 2019

Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Stravinsky's Firebird TCHAIKOVSKY: The Tempest ALAN ELKINS: Double Concerto STRAVINSKY: Firebird Suite Kayoko Dan, conductor Robert Burks, oboe Carey Shinbaum, oboe Referred to as a “symphonic fantasia,”...

January 27, 2019

A Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Chamber Series Event DOUGLAS HEDWIG: Four Third Streams MOZART: String Quartet No. 19 REGER: Serenade for Flute, Violin, & Viola STRAUSS: Till Eulenspiegel einmal anders for Violin, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon, &...

February 16, 2019

Matt Catingub, conductor New hits, new moves, and so much more! Experience this Big Band Fever concert unlike any other with guest conductor Matt Catingub! Dance the night away to new hits from the swing era and enjoy this unique big band concert...

March 7, 2019

Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Mendelssohn & Brahms MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 3 (Scottish Symphony) BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 2 Kayoko Dan, conductor Spencer Myer, piano The evening will begin with Mendelssohn’s “Scottish Symphony.”...

March 28, 2019

Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Shostakovich Symphony No. 10 JONATHAN MCNAIR: SCENIC CITY FANFARE CHRIS BRUBECK: CONCERTO FOR BASS TROMBONE & ORCHESTRA SHOSTAKOVICH: SYMPHONY NO. 10 Kayoko Dan, conductor John Lofton, bass trombone Often...

Dates vary between April 11, 2019 - April 13, 2019

A CSO Opera Event Bob Bernhardt, conductor & music director Helena Binder, stage director Elise Quagliata, Carmen Richard Troxell, Don José Jennifer Goode Cooper, Micaëla Gregory Gerbrandt, Escamillo Set in southern Spain, Bizet’s classic opera...

Dates vary between April 11, 2019 - April 13, 2019

A CSO Opera Event Bob Bernhardt, conductor & music director Helena Binder, stage director Elise Quagliata, Carmen Richard Troxell, Don José Jennifer Goode Cooper, Micaëla Gregory Gerbrandt, Escamillo Set in southern Spain, Bizet’s classic opera...

April 25, 2019

Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS: Academic Festival Overture GEORGE S. CLINTON: The Rose of Sonora: a concerto in five scenes TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4 Kayoko Dan, conductor Holly Mulcahy, violin This...

May 4, 2019

Bob Bernhardt, conductor Celebrate International Star Wars Day with a concert that started in a galaxy far, far away! Experience the epic Academy Award-winning film scores of Star Wars like never before as they’re played live by the CSO. Tickets can...