Annual Manual 2001

Arts and Entertainment: Musical and Theatrical Instruction

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Broadway Sound
2830 North Broadway * 637-1644
HOURS: Mon.-Sat. 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Broadway provides instruction in guitar, bass, banjo, drum, and keyboard and offers instrument rental, purchase plans, and repairs.

Academy of Musical Arts
West Knoxville * 670-0704/690-7665
HOURS: by appointment only
The school specializes in piano, beginning to advanced, and offers classes or private lessons in repertoire, theory, and composition. They also prepare for clarinet, keyboard orchestra, recitals, auditions, and provide contest preparation.

Chapman Highway Guitar Shop
4409-R Chapman Hwy * 573-7881
HOURS: Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
The shop offers new and used instrument sales, amplifiers and expert repairs for Fender, Gibson, Tacoma, Digitech, Yairi, Crate, Ibanez, Martin, Yamaha, Alvarez and Takamine.

Childbloom Guitar Program
at Riks Music Garden
1645 Downtown West Blvd.
Suite 2 * 694-9647
HOURS: Mon.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fri. 10-6; Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Rik's music garden offers music instruction to people of all ages and skill levels in a comfortable and encouraging learning environment. Instruction in a variety of classroom and private study programs is available. On-site recital hall and recording facilities available. For more information visit online at

Chilhowee Music Academy
803 Martin Mill Pike
Maryville * 982-0200
HOURS: by appointment only
Chilhowee specializes in voice instruction.

Ela Shayeva's Piano Studio
Locations in Knoxville
and Oak Ridge * (865) 212-0118
HOURS: by appointment
The studio offers affordably priced preparation for state competition or instruction for fun.

Farragut Performing Arts Theatre
620 Campbell Station Road * 966-0366
HOURS: by appointment
The Theatre is active in community events and produces musicals. Their productions are open by audition. The theater is also the home of Victoria Bolen's Dance Station West.

Heritage Piano and Organ Co.
7212 Kingston Pike * 558-8567
HOURS: Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.;
Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Heritage provides piano instruction and sales. The store carries Allen church and theater organs, and the largest selection of digital pianos in Tennessee.

9915 Kingston Pike * 690-2891
7001 Northshore Drive * 584-9742
HOURS: by appointment; class times vary.
Kindermusik offers professionally licensed classes for ages birth to 7.

Knoxville Performing Arts Institute
5711 Western Avenue * 558-3115
7815 Oak Ridge Highway * (865) 691-0540
HOURS: by appointment only; register in person for fall classes starting in August.
The Institute offers classes in song and dance, voice, drama and hosts the Stage Right Summer Camp.

Lunsford's Musical Instruments
3606 Western Avenue * 523-0276
HOURS: Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Lunsford's offers instruction in a wide variety of instruments and seven new modern music instruction rooms, school instrument rentals and sales, recital hall and repairs; recipient of 1994 & 1995 Retail Excellence Award.

Music Arts Office
Oak Ridge * (865) 482-5614
HOURS: by appointment only; class times vary per instructor
The office provides a faculty of 30 professional musicians with experience in all areas of musical instruction.

Pick 'N' Grin
106 Gore * 588-5361
Pick'N'Grin provides all acoustic and electrical equipment for the guitar enthusiast. Rentals are also available from this retail store.

Rachel's Music and Theatre
5415 Kingston Pike * 583-0200
HOURS: by appointment
Rachel's offers vocal, acting, and musical instruction for individuals and groups of all ages.

Rik's Music Garden
1645 Downtown West Blvd. * 691-9590
1013 Roderick Road * 694-9647
HOURS: Mon.-Thurs.10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Rik's specializes in guitar, voice, percussion, keyboard, string, wind and bass instruction for all ages in a classroom or private setting.
For more info contact Rik's online at