The Asheville Symphony Orchestra’s 2016-2017 season opens on Saturday, September 17 with “Tchasing Tchaikovsky,” a celebration of the great Russian composer. Audience members are in for a special treat as Jennifer Koh, one of America’s finest young soloists, returns to Asheville to join the ASO for Tchaikovsky’s impressive Violin Concerto in D major. The concert begins at 8 p.m. at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium in downtown Asheville under the direction of ASO Music Director Daniel Meyer. Tickets/Info: (828) 254-7046 or