Knoxville, TN – Next Saturday, the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra welcomes legendary saxophonist Kenny G as part of the Knoxville News Sentinel Pops Series. This concert will take place on Saturday, May 7 at 8:00 p.m. at the Civic Auditorium. Tickets range from $35 - $89. View seats and purchase tickets. This concert is sponsored by Regal Entertainment Group and Mercedes-Benz of Knoxville.
Who: This concert features none other than smooth jazz sensation Kenny G. Since 1973, when he joined Barry White's Love Unlimited Orchestra at age 17, Kenny G has been a consistently prominent voice in the musical world. With more than 75 million albums sold worldwide, he is the top-selling instrumentalist of the modern era. Enjoy “Songbird,” “Silhouette,” and more, live with the KSO conducted by Resident Conductor James Fellenbaum.
When: Saturday, May 7 at 8:00 p.m.
Where: Knoxville Civic Auditorium, 500 Howard Baker Jr. Blvd., Knoxville, TN 37915
Tickets: ALMOST SOLD OUT; LIMITED TICKETS REMAIN. Tickets may be purchased by calling 865-291-3310 or visiting our website. Single tickets range from $35.00 - $89.00. Groups of 10 or more can purchase tickets at a discounted rate.
About: Established in 1935, the KSO has contributed to the cultural life in East Tennessee continuously for 80 years, providing excellence in musical and educational programs. The Orchestra consists of 80 professional musicians and performs 250 programs throughout the region each season, reaching audiences of more than 200,000 people. The KSO performs in traditional venues such as the Tennessee Theatre, Bijou Theatre and the Civic Auditorium as well as non-traditional places like hospitals, schools, city parks and churches. The KSO is currently undergoing the search for a new Music Director, to be announced in 2016. For more information please visit knoxvillesymphony.com.