Music Under the Stars at Reid Park (Sept 9, 16, 23)

Bring a blanket, some chairs, and/or a light picnic…and get ready for a night of classical music under the stars.

Now in its 57th year, the Tucson Pops Orchestra provides free outdoor entertainment for the whole family.

  • LOCATION: Demeester Outdoor Performance Center, Reid Park, 900 S. Randolph Way, Tucson
  • DATE: Sundays – September 9, 16, 23
  • TIME: 7:00pm
  • COST: Free
  • NOTES: 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.

The concert schedule is as follows:  

September 9 – Highlighting the many talents and versatility of the Tucson Pops Orchestra, a variety of favorites and classics including two Slavonic Dances by Dvořák, Oklahoma Selections, Hollywood Blockbusters, and a tribute to the late Marvin Hamlisch.

September 16 – Featuring  the Brubaker brothers, David and Steven, performing the Double Concerto for Violin and Cello by Brahms. Steven has been a long-time cellist with the Pops, and David is a violinist in the Minneapolis Orchestra. Tucson has enjoyed the talents of this remarkable family for many years. The boys’ parents, Carol and Dale, were long-time musicians with the Tucson Pops and their two siblings are also professional musicians, performing with the Chicago and Houston Symphony Orchestras

September 23 – Featuring Star Trek Through the Years, My Fair Lady selections, Beethoven’s Allegretto from Symphony No. 7, and ending the season with Rossini’s William Tell Overture.

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