Knoxville chamber group headlines in Athens

Knoxville chamber group headlines in Athens

Our Three Tenors also on the program in Big Time/Small Town series.

November 29th, 2012 by Staff Report in Life Entertainment

Athens, Tenn., singers Tim Frazier, Mike Simmons and Rusty Patterson, from left, are Our Three Tenors. They will perform Tuesday with the Knoxville Chamber Orchestra in Athens.

Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press.

A holiday concert by the Knoxville Chamber Orchestra and the Athens, Tenn.-based Our Three Tenors is set for Tuesday, Dec. 4, in the Athens Area Council for the Arts' Big Time/Small Town season of performances. The performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. at Athens City Middle School, 200 Keith Lane.

The orchestra, conducted by James Fellenbaum, will perform holiday favorites and selections by Brahms, Beethoven and Tchaikovsky. Athens singers Mike Simmons, Rusty Patterson and Tim Frazier, collectively known as Our Three Tenors, will provide vocal accompaniment.

Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students. They may be purchased at the door or in advance at by phone at 423-745-8781 or at The Arts Center, 320 N. White St., Athens.

The remaining two performances in the Big Time/Small Town season are Masters of Motown on Jan. 8 and Jake Shimabukuro on March 21.