May 22

KSO on the Road

World’s Fair 40th Anniversary Celebration Concert


Sunday, May 22, at 7 p.m.


Tennessee Amphitheater at World's Fair Park

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As part of the City of Knoxville’s 40th-anniversary celebration of World’s Fair Park, the KSO is hosting a free performance at the Tennessee Amphitheatre on Sunday, May 22, at 7 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public. No tickets are required.


Beethoven: Prometheus Overture
Strauss: “Sunrise” from Also sprach Zarathustra
Rodgers (arr. Bennett): The Sound of Music: Selections for Orchestra
Bahler & Dorsey (arr. Clark): Energy Express: The 1982 World’s Fair Theme
Copland: Variations on a Shaker Melody
Anderson: Irish Washerwoman
Goldsmith (arr. Custer): Star Trek Through the Years
Ungar (arr. Custer): Ashokan Farewell
Bryant: Rocky Top
Williams: Adventures on Earth from ET
Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever


In cases of light rain, the concert will take place as scheduled. In cases of cold temperatures or thunderstorms, the concert will be postponed.

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