Music professor’s work performed at National Gallery of Art

Dr. Jonathan McNair and Marian Anderson String Quartet

Dr. Jonathan McNair’s Follow the Drinking Gourd was performed by the Marian Anderson String Quartet at the National Gallery of Art in a concert presented in honor of African American History Month. McNair was commissioned to compose the work for Chattanooga Symphony for its resident quintets.  He was asked to revise and adapt the work for the Marian Anderson String Quartet. “The story told by the narrator is based

The Callithumpian Consort returns to Chattanooga with music for pianos, percussion.


Fascinating music for the unusual but highly effective combination of two pianos with percussion instruments will be performed on Monday, March 30, at 7:30 p.m., in the Roland Hayes Concert Hall of UTC Fine Arts Center. On stage will be the Callithumpian Consort, featuring pianists Stephen Drury and Yukiko Tagaki, and percussionists Stuart Gerber and Scott Deal.

Dr. Helen Eigenberg to present last Women’s Studies lecture of the semester

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The Spring Women’s Studies Lecture Series continues on Monday, March 23rd with Taking Pictures: The Affective Economy of Postcolonial Performativity in NoViolet Bulawayo’s “We Need New Names” by Dr. James Arnett, UTC Department of English.

Department of Communication to host political journalism panel on April 7

Dan Lothian

Dan Lothian will lead a panel discussion, “Presidential Campaigns and The Presidency” on Tuesday, April 7, at 5 p.m. in the University Center Auditorium. Sponsored by the Department of Communication and the Office of Equity and Diversity, this event is free and open to the public.

Screen THE CATS OF MIRIKITANI with filmmaker

The Cats of Mirikitani Film Screening on Monday March 30 2015 at 5:30 pm at UTC Auditorium in the University Center

Linda Hattendorf’s film The Cats of Mirikitani will be shown as part of the 2015 UTC Visual History Film Series on Monday, March 30, 5:30 p.m., in the UTC University Center Auditorium.