TUCSON POPS ORCHESTRA
2014 Fall Season of
From 7:00 pm
At DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center, in Reid ParkTucson, AZ -- Sunday, September 7th marks the opening of the fall season of the Tucson Pops Concerts in the Park. The Orchestra, under the direction of László Veres, celebrates its 60th year of performing free concerts in the park. The public is invited to enjoy “Music under the Stars™” at the DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center, in Reid Park, on Sunday evenings beginning at 7:00 pm from September 7th through 21st. The concert schedule is as follows:
September 14 – Orchestral Favorites . Clair de lune by Debussy, Brubakers Touch of Jazz, as well as selections from Gigi, The Merry Wives of Winsor and Die Fledermaus, and much more. This concert is an eclectic mix of music specially selected to showcase the many outstanding talents of the Tucson Pops Orchestra.
September 21 – Guest Artist, Banjoist Rob Wright. For this special guest appearance (his fourth with Maestro Veres and the Tucson Pops Orchestra), Rob Wright will perform Cabaret, Dardanella, El Cumbanchero, When I Take My Sugar to Tea, and Stars & Stripes Forever. The concert will also include the orchestra performing Diabolero, Selections from Madame Butterfly and more.
The spring 2014 concert series is sponsored by Long Realty Companies, the Friends of the Pops and Tucson Parks and Recreation with additional support from the Arizona Commission on the Arts. The DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center is located off Country Club just north of 22nd Street. 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.
For more information on the Tucson Pops Orchestra visit the website at http://www.tucsonpops.org. A Bio and photo of the guest artist is available upon request.
Thanks to David Aguire and members of the Food Truck Roundup - Tucson's best food trucks are available each Sunday to provide attendees with outstanding picnic fare. Who: Tucson Pops Orchestra Fall 2014 Concert Season
When: Sundays, September 7, 14, 21 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center, Reid Park
What: Free concerts under the stars for the whole family