In August 2017, Utah Symphony|Utah Opera will embark upon a “Great American Road Trip” to perform free outdoor classical music concerts in rural populations of our state, forging connections with communities through great live music and celebrating Utah’s natural resources and rich cultural heritage. This exciting collaboration with the Utah Office of Tourism and the Natural History Museum of Utah will take music outside of the four walls of the concert hall into the breathtaking landscapes of our state. The tour will highlight the natural elements through song, classical repertoire and storytelling and exciting outreach opportunities and events. Three free outdoor concerts featuring the full Utah Symphony, opera singers and music by Native American composer/musician Brent Michael Davids.
DATES, TIMES & LOCATIONS:
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 | 8 p.m. | Springdale, UT – O.C. Tanner Amphitheater near Zion National Park
Thursday, August 31, 2017 | 8 p.m. | Bluff, UT – near Natural Bridges National Monument and Hovenweep National Monument
Saturday, September 2, 2017 | 8 p.m. | Vernal, UT – Split Mountain in Dinosaur National Monument
Tickets for all performances are free. Attendance at each concert will be ticketed and free-of-charge. Tickets will be available through the Utah Symphony | Utah Opera ticket office starting at 10:00 am on May 31st by calling (801)533-6683 or online at www.utahsymphony.org/tours/gart/. Based on availability, walk-up tickets on the night of each concert may be offered. Please arrive early. Seating not guaranteed after 7:30 pm. Limit of 8 tickets per request.