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September Area Events

Wednesday, August 24, 2022 by Paula Augustine | Area Events

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Johnson City Symphony

Sunday, September 11, 2022, 6:00pm, Winged Deer Park

Don't miss the JCSO's highly anticipated annual outdoor pop's concert. Bring the family, a picnig, and somethingto sit on and enjoy a musical evening. Admission is free and open to the public.

Malina Brothers Band

Thursday, September 22, 2022 7:30 PM, Powell Recital Hall, ETSU

The Malina Brothers Band are described as a fusion of Bluegrass and Baroque, coming to us from the Czech Republic. You can read more about them here:  Malina Brothers

Admission is free and open to the public.

Yevgeny Yontov, Pianist

Friday, September 23, 2022 7:30 PM, Powel Recital Hall, ETSU

Yevgeny Yontov is an Isreali pianist, please see more here:  Admission is free and open to the public, with donations accepted at the door.  For those who cannot attend in person, the link to view the concert is:

Appalachian Joy: Béla Fleck with Symphony of the Mountains

Satruday, September 24, 2022 7:30 PM, Toy F Ried, Eastman, Kingspoert TN

15-time Grammy Award winner Béla Fleck will join us to perform his popular “Juno Concerto for Banjo and Orchestra”. The concert will open with the world premiere of New York composer Seth Grosshandler’s “Mountain Festival Overture” followed by Aaron Copland’s “Appalachian Spring”. Tickets can be purchased here:

Tina Stallard, Vocalist

Satruday, September 24, 2022 7:30 PM, Powel Recital Hall, ETSU

Guest Artist Tina Stallard will be performing in the Martin Center's Powell Recital Hall on Saturday, September 24 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $12 for General Admission, $6 for non-ETSU students.

November Area Events

Monday, October 25, 2021 by Paula Augustine | Area Events

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ETSU Guest Artist Piano Recital- Awadagin Pratt

Wednesday November 17, 7:30 PM, 

Awadagin Pratt, award winning pianist and pedagogue, performs at 7:30 pm on November 17, 2021, in the Martin Center Recital Hall. Ticket Information Here:

October Area Events

Monday, September 27, 2021 by Paula Augustine | Area Events

October Area Musical Events:

Johnson City Symphony Orchestra

Oct 09, 7:30 PM, Seeger Chapel, Milligan University, Elizabethon, TN

Join the Johnson City Symphony Orchestra as they present Heroic Journeys. Tickets and more information can be found Here

**ETSU Chorale Concert

Friday, October 15, 2021 7:30 PM 

The internationally recognized ETSU Chorale and all the ETSU choirs will perform on Friday, October 15 at 7:30 in the Martin Center Grand Hall. Ticket prices are $12 for adults and $6 for students and will be available at the door.

Milligan Musical Theater Presents Peanuts - "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown"

Thursday October 14 through Sunday October 16 Click Here for showtimes

Come and enjoy the adventures of the Peanuts gang in this award-winning show for all ages. You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown features the antics of all your favorite characters— Linus, Schroeder, Lucy, Sally, and of course the lovable kid Charlie Brown and his dog Snoopy. This show also features some of Broadway’s most memorable songs, including “The Kite,” “The Baseball Game,” “Suppertime,” and “Happiness.” See:

**ETSU Piano Concert Series - Hsiang Tu guest artist

Saturday, October 16, 2021 7:30 PM

Taiwanese American Pianist Hsiang Tu will perform on Saturday, October 16 at 7:30 in the Martin Center Grand Hall. Ticket information:

**ETSU Bands Concert

Thursday, October 21, 2021 7:30 PM

Concert Band and Wind Ensemble give their first concert of the season.   This will be held in the Martin Center Grand Hall on Thursday, October 21 at 7:00 pm.  Admission is free and this is open to the public.

ETSU Concert Series - Christian Howes

Friday, October 29, 2021 7:30 PM

Violinist, Educator, and Composer. Christian Howes is a musician dedicated to sharing his vision with others.  This event will be held in the Martin Center Recital Hall on Friday, October 29 at 7:30 pm. For tickets, please go to ETSU Music Department Events (

**ETSU Piano Studio Recital

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 7:30 PM

Piano students give their fall recital.  This will be held in the Martin Center Recital Hall on Wednesday, October 27 at 7:30 pm.  Admission is free and open to the public.

**These are concerts I am planning to attend! Students in Jr High and High School are welcome to attend most of the ETSU concerts for free.