Upcoming Events

SCO Brass at the Tennessee

Mighty Musical Monday

At noon on Monday, Nov. 4, the Tennessee Theatre will host the Scruffy City Orchestra Brass ensemble.

Danny Boy, Freddie Brabson on the Mighty Wurlizter Organ
The Gate of Kiev, SCO Brass Ensemble

Brown bag lunches consisting of a sandwich, chips, and a dessert may be purchased in the lobby for $5.00 while supplies last. Soft drinks, bottled water, popcorn, and candy will also be available for purchase. Mighty Musical Monday is presented by LHP Capital, LLC.

2019 Fall Concerts

Bohemian Romance

Again led by conductor Ace Edewards, this year’s Scruffy City Orchestra fall concert lineup is:
Verdi – Overture to La forza del destino
Dvorak – Silent Woods
•  featuring Mathew Wilkinson, cello
(In memory of Rod Meryweather)
Smetana – The Moldau
Dvorak – Romance in F Minor, Op.11 • featuring Ruth Bacon, violin
Intermission with Brass music
Dvorak – Symphony No. 8

Outreach Concert

When: Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 @ 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Change Center, 203 Harriet Tubman St, Knoxville
Admission:  $5 for adults 18 and over

Cathedral Concert Series Concert

When: Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 @ 8:00 p.m.
Where: Sacred Heart Cathedral, 711 Northshore Drive, Knoxville
Admission:  Free, donations welcome.

Festival of Christmas Joy
with Johnson University

When: Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019,  7:00 p.m.
Where: Johnson University, 7900 Johnson Drive, Knoxville|
Admission:  Free, donations welcome.

2020 Spring Concerts

Featuring the winners of the 2020 Concerto Competition!
More information TBD.

Outreach Concert:  Thursday, April 23 (Location TBD), at 7:30 p.m.

Cathedral Concert :  Friday, May 1 at 8:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart Cathedral

2019-2020 SCO Rehearsal Schedule

Where: Parish Hall, Sacred Heart Cathedral, Campus, 711 S. Northshore Dr., Knoxville unless otherwise noted.
All rehearsals are from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. in SH Parish Hall on Thursdays unless otherwise noted or changed by request.

Fall, 2019
August 8, 15, 22, 29; September 5, 12, 19, 26; October 3, 10, 17, 24; November 7
Dress rehearsal for Fall Cathedral Concert: Thursday, Nov. 21

Festival of Christmas Joy Concert, 2019
  Thursday, December 5 in SH Parish Hall, 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.
Rehearsal:  Friday, December 6 at Johnson University, 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.
Dress Rehearsal:  (Saturday) December 7 at JU, 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Dinner Break:  (Saturday) December 7 at JU (furnished)

Spring, 2019
January 9, 16, 23, 30;  February 6, 13, 20, 27; March 5, 12, 19, 26; April 2, 16
Dress rehearsal for Spring Cathedral Concert: Thursday, April 30