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All concerts performed on Saturday evenings at 8:00 p.m. at the Civic Auditorium unless otherwise noted. This series is sponsored by The Knoxville News Sentinel.
The music has returned – and we can’t wait to welcome you back to the concert hall. You know nothing matches the power of a live orchestra. Whether it’s the
music of Hollywood, Motown or Broadway, the symphonic sound makes it better. That unmistakable sound will be showcased during the 2021-22 Knoxville News Sentinel Pops Series featuring:
BUGS BUNNY AT THE SYMPHONY: 30TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
Enjoy a sparkling new edition celebrating 30 years since the Broadway debut and 80 years of that “wascally wabbit” himself. Watch timeless scenes from “What’s Opera, Doc?” and “Rabbit of Seville,” plus two new Warner Bros. animated shorts projected above the stage. LOONEY TUNES and all related characters and elements © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (s20)
ONE SINGULAR SENSATION: A TRIBUTE TO THE MUSIC OF MARVIN HAMLISCH
A trio of Broadway singers, the Webb School of Knoxville Select Ensembles and the KSO conjure the “misty water-colored memories” created by the legendary Marvin Hamlisch. Reminisce to unforgettable songs from “The Way We Were,” “A Chorus Line,” “The Goodbye Girl” and more.
REVOLUTION: MUSIC OF THE BEATLES. A SYMPHONIC EXPERIENCE.
Enjoy 25 of the Beatles’ greatest hits, including “Ticket to Ride,” “Penny Lane,” “Get Back” and “Hey Jude.” The experience features orchestrations restored from the original Abbey
Road recording sessions and performed by six talented singers and the KSO with video and animation from the Beatles’ official fan magazine projected on a big screen.
With an armful of Tony, Drama Desk and Grammy awards to her credit, Bernadette Peters is Broadway royalty. Don’t miss the chance to hear this living legend perform showstoppers
from Gypsy, Annie Get Your Gun, A Little Night Music and more.
Plus, you can pick a FREE bonus concert …
ARETHA: A TRIBUTE
Broadway star Capathia Jenkins joins the KSO for a high-energy tribute to the “Queen of Soul.” Savor the solid gold hits of the late Aretha Franklin, including “Respect,” “Natural Woman,” “Chain of Fools” and “Think.”
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HOTEL CALIFORNIA: THE MUSIC OF THE EAGLES
Check in to the Hotel California and relive more than 20 classic hits by the Eagles, including “Best of My Love,” “New Kid in Town,” “Peaceful Easy Feeling,” “One of These Nights” and, of course, “Hotel California.”
That’s four great concerts – with the same seats you enjoy each time – plus a FREE bonus concert!
Discounts up to 20% are available for groups of 10 or more! To bring your group to a KSO performance call the Box Office 865-291-3310.