Nashville Symphony Concert Announcement
Maxwell with the Nashville Symphony – June 16 & 17, 2020
The following concert has been added to the Nashville Symphony concert calendar. Now available for season ticket holders, donors of $500 or more and groups of 12 or more, tickets will go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 27.
Maxwell with the Nashville Symphony
7:30 p.m. Tuesday & Wednesday, June 16 & 17, 2020
Neo-soul pioneer Maxwell makes his first-ever appearance with your Nashville Symphony, along with veteran members of his longtime band, to perform re-imagined orchestral versions of songs from his hit-filled career, including thirteen No. 1 R&B chart-toppers, ranging from “Ascension (Don’t Ever Wonder)” and “Sumthin‘ Sumthin” to “Pretty Wings” and the recent “Lake by the Ocean.”
“Never in my wildest dreams did I think that what started when I was 16 years old would take me to such a prestigious experience,” Maxwell says. “It’s my greatest joy to announce that I will be playing songs from my catalog which I’m re-arranging for your symphonic pleasure.”
Special Note: At the request of Maxwell, this concert will be a phone-free experience. No cell phones, smart watches, cameras or recording devices will be permitted in the concert hall.
The GRAMMY® Award-winning Nashville Symphony has earned an international reputation for its innovative programming and its commitment to performing, recording and commissioning works by America’s leading composers. The Nashville Symphony has released more than 30 recordings on Naxos, which have received 24 GRAMMY® nominations and 13 GRAMMY® Awards, making it one of the most active recording orchestras in the country. The orchestra has also released recordings on Decca, Deutsche Grammophon and New West Records, among other labels. With more than 140 performances annually, the orchestra offers a broad range of classical, pops and jazz, and children’s concerts, while its extensive education and community engagement programs reached 45,000 childr