KGS performs at 25th annual free concert

From the Register-Mail:

The 25th annual Concert on the Lawn, presented by the Concert on the Lawn Committee Inc., will feature the Knox-Galesburg Symphony under the direction of conductor Bruce Polay at 5 p.m. June 5.

This free concert will be on the South Lawn of Old Main, Knox College. In the case of inclement weather, the concert will move to the T. Fleming Fieldhouse.

This year’s Concert on the Lawn will primarily consist of popular selections requested by previous audiences, including Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,”  “Themes from 007,” “Star Trek Through the Years,” John Phillip Sousa’s “Stars and Stripes Forever,”  Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture,” and the “Knox Hymn,” among other favorites.

The 2010 Walgreens Midwest Young Artists Junior Competition winner, Rachel Stenzel, 13, will join the KGS as soloist performing Viotti’s “Concerto Nr. 22 in A minor.”