AMARILLO, TEXAS – (October 7, 2015) – The Amarillo Symphony, (www.amarillosymphony.org), the leader of orchestral music in the Texas Panhandle since 1924, announces its upcoming Symphony Underground – October 17, 2015, at Ninth and Taylor in downtown Amarillo.
The unique and eclectic event is back! Symphony Underground will feature appearances by music director and conductor, Jacomo Rafael Bairos, The Metropolitan Ballroom Dancers and dance to the music of Pizzazz.
Beth Duke, executive director of Center City of Amarillo, said, “Symphony Underground was a sold-out success in its first year. People love the event because it brings together all the great cultural elements that downtown has to offer – live music, visual arts, culinary arts and historic architecture. The historic Greyhound Bus Station at Ninth and Taylor now has a new life as Canyon Exploration Co. The unexpected setting showcases the arts with extra creativity. Center City is proud to be a part of Symphony Underground.”
Symphony Underground will be held in the new Canyon Exploration building at 9th and Taylor in downtown Amarillo on Saturday, October 17 at 10:00 pm. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. A $40 ticket package is also available for access to both the concert and Symphony Underground. For more information about Symphony Underground, please visit www.amarillosymphony.org or call 806-376-8782.
The Amarillo Symphony would like to thank the following event sponsors/collaborators for their support: Canyon Exploration, Upshaw Insurance Agency, Center City, Diversified Interiors, Public Steel, Inc., The Kuhn Group Merrill Lynch, Playa Design Studio, Boston Designs by Jamie Beckham, M & R Liquor, Budweiser Distributing Co., and Vintage Autohaus and Imports.
About the Amarillo Symphony
Founded in 1924, the mission of the Amarillo Symphony (www.amarillosymphony.org) is to infuse the Amarillo community with an unbridled enthusiasm for the performance and discovery of great orchestral music. The Amarillo Symphony is the only professional orchestra in the Texas Panhandle and offers an array of successful youth educational programs in addition to regularly scheduled concerts.
The 2015 – 2016 season is sponsored in part by the Texas Commission on the Arts. Learn more about the Amarillo Symphony at www.amarillosymphony.org.