Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster

OSO Presents ‘Concert on the Lawn’ Featuring Motown Classics

motown lawnOWENSBORO, Ky. (8/13/13) -- The Owensboro Symphony Orchestra and US Bank will be hosting Concert on the Lawn in front of Kentucky Wesleyan College to kick off their new season, and this year, the concert will feature Motown classics from different eras.
 
The concert, held Aug. 17, will include children’s activities and a concert by the Owensboro Community Band beginning at 5 p.m. “Your Favorite Motown Hit” will be the theme for the table-decorating contest. Families and Friends can purchase the 8-person table for $100 to benefit OSO. The winning table will get to perform with the orchestra that night.
 
The concert starts at 7 p.m., and will feature, Funkystra, led by Owensboro’s own Kris Eans. A Willie Armstrong trumpet tribute, and music attributing Dianna Ross, The Temptations and The Beach Boys, will also be heard.
 
“It’s a great opportunity to see what the orchestra can do,” Karen Porter, Director of OSO said.
 
To reserve a table of eight for $100, call the OSO at: 270-684-0661. SurfKY is also sponsoring a drawing for two season tickets for the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra’s 2013-2014 season. You can sign up on Aug. 17 at the pre-concert festivities.
 
Taylor Riley
SurfKY News

© Copyright 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

September 19, 2014 4695

Madisonville Man Among Three Arrested for…

in Top Stories by Muhlenberg Sheriff Curtis McGehee
September 20, 2014 3592

Large Cache of Drugs, Cash, Gun Seized;…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 17, 2014 3427

Wanted Man Leads Troopers on Chase…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
September 18, 2014 3114

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

in News by Karen McKnight
September 19, 2014 2847

Five Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision at…

in Top Stories by MPD Officer Russell Nichols

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

September 17, 2014 3427

Wanted Man Leads Troopers on Chase…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
September 19, 2014 2847

Five Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision at…

in Top Stories by MPD Officer Russell Nichols
September 18, 2014 1908

Manitou Man Charged with DUI

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 18, 2014 1817

Vehicle Strikes CSX Train Cars at Crossing

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
September 22, 2014 1554

Man Arrested for Slashing Tires

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

September 20, 2014 1113

Man Charged with Theft After KSP…

in Top Stories by Alexis McGee
September 19, 2014 892

STREET CLOSINGS FOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

in Top Stories by Abby Shelton
September 19, 2014 871

Police Searching for Hit-And-Run Driver

in Top Stories by Jennifer Smith, DCSO
September 18, 2014 699

Owensboro's Nathan Morris Has Worldwide…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
September 18, 2014 518

9-1-1 Phone Lines

in Top Stories by Michael Hathaway

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

September 20, 2014 3592

Large Cache of Drugs, Cash, Gun Seized;…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 20, 2014 1676

Paradise NRA Banquet Promises Food, Fun,…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
September 22, 2014 1371

Third Suspect Charged in Greenville Home…

in Top Stories by MCITF PIO Wes Miller
September 22, 2014 835

Hundreds Turn Out for Greenville Festival

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
September 22, 2014 823

Muhlenberg Bass Team Members Score…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06