Bring a blanket, some chairs, and/or a light picnic…and get ready for a night of classical music under the stars.
Now in its 57th year, the Tucson Pops Orchestra provides free outdoor entertainment for the whole family.
- LOCATION: Demeester Outdoor Performance Center, Reid Park, 900 S. Randolph Way, Tucson
- DATE: Sundays – September 9, 16, 23
- TIME: 7:00pm
- COST: Free
- NOTES: Parking is available at the Randolph Park Golf Course parking lot, Alvernon Way just north of 22nd Street, with shuttle service to the band shell beginning at 5:30pm.
The concert schedule is as follows:
September 9 – Highlighting the many talents and versatility of the Tucson Pops Orchestra, a variety of favorites and classics including two Slavonic Dances by Dvořák, Oklahoma Selections, Hollywood Blockbusters, and a tribute to the late Marvin Hamlisch.
September 16 – Featuring the Brubaker brothers, David and Steven, performing the Double Concerto for Violin and Cello by Brahms. Steven has been a long-time cellist with the Pops, and David is a violinist in the Minneapolis Orchestra. Tucson has enjoyed the talents of this remarkable family for many years. The boys’ parents, Carol and Dale, were long-time musicians with the Tucson Pops and their two siblings are also professional musicians, performing with the Chicago and Houston Symphony Orchestras
September 23 – Featuring Star Trek Through the Years, My Fair Lady selections, Beethoven’s Allegretto from Symphony No. 7, and ending the season with Rossini’s William Tell Overture.