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


Thanks for joining us for our 2016/17 season! Stay tuned and keep an eye on this space for 2017/18 news. The upcoming season will feature a December 2017 collaboration with composer and inventor Robbie Lynn Hunsinger, a large-scale project and residency in March 2018 with Jason Treuting, and a number of other exciting projects. More to come!


Upcoming appearances:

August 4, 8:30 PM: Continuum Music Festival, Memphis

More information and tickets here.


Past appearances:

3/31/17 – 4/1/17: TED HEARNE RESIDENCY, at WELD Nashville

chatterbird hosted award-winning composer Ted Hearne for a weekend of his music, including the stunning, thought-provoking Katrina Ballads (4/1, 7:30 PM) as well as an intimate set of his songs (3/31, 7 PM).

MARCH 31, 2017: Outlanders, 7 PM, WELD NASHVILLE. Featuring an opening set by cellist Leah Coloff.

APRIL 1, 2017: Katrina Ballads. 7:30 PM, WELD NASHVILLE. Featuring original film by Bill Morrison.


Want to know more about the ART + ACTIVISM workshop? Read more here



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

Thanks for joining us at WELD for our December concert with Wu Fei.

Thanks to the Nashville Scene for getting the word out, and to Nashville Arts Magazine for the review.



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