POPS LABOR DAY CONCERT IN THE PARK

September 4, 2021 | 7:30 pm | Central Park in Forest Park

FREE

Program

JOHN STAFFORD SMITH: The Star-Spangled Banner
JOHN WILLIAMS: Liberty Fanfare
THE ISLEY BROTHERS: It's Your Thing

JAMES REESE EUROPE: Hey There! (Hi There!)
EDWARD K. ("DUKE") ELLINGTON: Duke Ellington Fantasy

LUIZ BONFA: Manhã de Carnaval ("Carnival Morning") from Black Orpheus

JOE ZAWINUL: Birdland

GEORGE M. COHAN: Over There

AMANDA GORMAN/SAMUEL A. WARD: "The Hill We Climb" set to America the Beautiful

AARON COPLAND: "The Promise of Living" from The Tender Land Suite

JAMES BROWN: I Got You (I Feel Good)

GEORGE WALKER: Lyric for Strings

IRVING BERLIN: God Bless America

JOHN PHILIP SOUSA: The Stars and Stripes Forever

Artists

John Morris Russell, conductor

Venue

Central Park in Forest Park

Ticket Prices

Free

What's Interesting

The longstanding tradition of filling our communities with music continues with a special FREE performance at Central Park in Forest Park. JMR and the Pops salute the unofficial end of summer in a program of Pops favorites to delight all ages.