Annual Pops Party Concert, Sunday, June 12, at the Capital Amphitheater in Carson City
The Carson City Symphony’s 2022 annual Pops Party concert will be held on Sunday, June 12th at 6:00 p.m. at the Capital Amphitheater, in the park between the Capitol and Legislature buildings. Admission is free.
The Carson City Symphony, led by David Bugli, will be joined on the program by the Carson Chamber Singers, led by director Ricky Hutton, singer-songwriter Kevin Milburn, and a zampoña (Peruvian pan flute) ensemble with Kantu Inka.
The program includes show tunes, Sousa marches, pops music, and Kevin Milburn’s original songs, arranged for orchestra by David Bugli. The Carson Chamber Singers will sing Dos Oruguitas from Disney’s “Encanto” by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Down by the Riverside arranged by John Rutter, and Homeland by Gustav Holst.
Seating is on the lawn. The audience is invited to bring blankets or lawn chairs. Ample free parking is in the garage on the corner of Fifth and Stewart Streets or on the street. Raffle tickets will be available and a food truck will be on Carson Street adjacent to the park. In case of rain, the concert will be indoors in the Maizie theater at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King Street.
This free concert is funded in part by grants from the Nevada Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts, the Carson City Cultural Commission, and by private donations. For more information, call the Symphony at 775-883-4154 or check the web site: CCSymphony.com.