chatterbird is a Nashville-based alternative classical ensemble, dedicated to exploring uniquely orchestrated chamber music.


Thanks to the Nashville Scene for naming chatterbird Best Chamber Ensemble in 2015’s Best of Nashville awards!

“Founded just a year ago, the delightful alt-classical group chatterbird has

all but redefined Nashville’s classical landscape…” – John Pitcher, Nashville Scene

Our 3/10/16 concert at the Emma Bistro was a blast!

Thanks to the Nashville Scene for the Critics’ Pick and to WPLN for the in-depth preview.

Check out our review in Nashville Arts Magazine.


Upcoming appearances:

10/22/16, 1 PM: CHATTERBIRD at Cheekwood

chatterbird gives a concert featuring music by American composers in celebration of the American Artists at Home and Abroad exhibit

10/22/16, 5:30 PM: CHATTERBIRD at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center

chatterbird will perform as a part of the Free Day of Music, hosted by the Nashville Symphony at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center

12/1/16, 7 PM: WOOD/WIRE, at WELD Nashville

chatterbird performs a new program of music featuring guzheng soloist Wu Fei. Repertoire includes works by Wu Fei, Halldor Smarason, Thierry de May, Daniel Wohl, and the world premiere of a piece for guzheng and chamber ensemble by Bryan Clark.

3/30/16 – 4/1/16: TED HEARNE RESIDENCY, at WELD Nashville

chatterbird hosts award-winning composer Ted Hearne for a weekend of his music, including the stunning, thought-provoking Katrina Ballads as well as an intimate set of his songs.



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