Please Note: This event has expired.

And the Band Played On

Presented by Kentucky Symphony Orchestra at Tower Park Amphitheater, Fort Thomas KY

mobile-icon Take this event with you
QR Code
Aug 08 2020
And the Band Played On

The strings take the night off as the KSO presents an old-fashioned band concert with a couple surprises.

A hundred years ago, towns used to gather in the summer to hear their own local or national touring concert band perform at the bandshell or gazebo. Most wind, brass and percussion players of today’s symphony orchestras started their careers in middle and high-school band programs, playing the warhorse works penned in the early to mid 20th century. The KSO’s wind ensemble re-creates this nostalgic setting and sound, with cornet soloist Michael Mergen from the “President’s Own” Marine

View more

ADMISSION INFO

Free Admission (though a $5 donation per person is suggested). To register, click here. The concert will also be streamed live on Facebook.

Contact: 859-431-6216

Email: info@kyso.org

    Official Website

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

10:30 am dress rehearsal is open to seniors and others at-risk of COVID-19.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Tower Park Amphitheater

Fort Thomas , KY 41075

Full map and directions

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Info regarding how this event is being affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.:

Increased safety measures have been implemented to protect the well-being of our community. Social distancing and masks are strongly encouraged. Read more at: https://kyso.org/event/re-opening/

CONNECT WITH Kentucky Symphony Orchestra

    Email
/
    Website
/
    Facebook
/
    Twitter
/
    Instagram
/
    Donate

Top Trending Events

Mychaelyn Michalec: Artist & Curator Discussion

Mychaelyn Michalec: Artist & Curator Discussion

Presented by The Contemporary Dayton at The Contemporary Dayton

Oct 01, 2021

What Moves Us

What Moves Us

Presented by Aronoff Center for the Arts at Jarson-Kaplan Theater Aronoff Center for the Arts

Oct 02, 2021

CSO Proof: ANNO

CSO Proof: ANNO

Presented by Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra at Music Hall

Oct 07 - Oct 08, 2021

Sex n' the City: A (Super Unauthorized) Musical Parody

Sex n' the City: A (Super Unauthorized) Musical Parody

Presented by Aronoff Center for the Arts at Jarson-Kaplan Theater Aronoff Center for the Arts

Oct 06 - Oct 08, 2021