World-class jazz talent will perform for Knoxville audiences during the 2022-23 season of the Knoxville Jazz Orchestra Big Band Concert Series. Performers include Grammy Award winner John Beasley, Tony Award recipient and multiple Grammy winner Dee Dee Bridgewater, along with Victor Provost, Eric Reed and some of the city’s finest musicians and artists.
Season tickets are available starting Monday, May 16, and include five concerts for $195.50 with four at the Bijou Theatre and one at the Tennessee Theatre. Subscribers also will receive a 10% discount over single ticket pricing and have preferred seating accommodations.
New subscriptions for season tickets can be purchased online through this link from the Bijou Theatre. Subscribers who wish to renew now should call 865-684-1200, ext. 2. Additional information about the five shows is available at
All performances begin at 8 p.m., and the lineup includes:
Lexus of Knoxville presents
Ellington and Strayhorn with pianist Eric Reed
Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2022
Bijou Theatre
Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn are towering figures in jazz music specifically and American music in general. The pair are responsible for some of the most enduring music of the 20th century. We’ll explore their vast library of masterworks for big band with Eric Reed, one of the modern era’s great pianists.
Thermal Label Warehouse presents A Swingin’ Christmas with Victor Provost
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022
Tennessee Theatre