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14 June 2007

Music at McClellan Concert Series Finale
Classics Under the Stars
Concert - June 16

The 2007 concert season features Saturday concerts of the Alabama Symphony Orchestra (ASO) performing classical and light “Pop” favorites under the stars in a beautiful, outdoor setting. Hear the best music that Alabama has to offer and make memories by enjoying this family friendly and festive atmosphere. Supporters of the "Longleaf Series" hope that this summer's concerts will continue to attract the arts to this beautiful, family-friendly location.

Classics Under the Stars

Saturday, June 16

Witness the annual "Firing of the Cannon" as the Alabama Symphony Orchestra presents this special concert featuring symphonic classics like the Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture. Join Conductor Christopher Confessore at McClellan for this most popular performance.


Where:  The Longleaf Park (also known as Duck Pond Park) at the former Fort McClellan in Anniston, Alabama. Plan to relax on the grass with a picnic that you've ordered ahead or packed at home. Bring a chair or blanket and of course – bring friends!

Grounds open at 6:00 p.m., and concerts start at 8:00 p.m. at Longleaf Park, McClellan.

Tickets can be purchased on campus at the TMB bookstore.

Jacksonville State University is a primary sponsor of this event and encourages participation.

Please go to the exciting new web site to hear the orchestra and learn more about this nationally acclaimed outdoor concert series. Check the Concerts page for details.

For more information contact Pete Conroy by calling 782-8010 or e-mail

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