Concerts & Tickets

Free Day of Music

Saturday, September 28, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.

The perfect way to celebrate a fall day! We invite the entire community to enjoy free musical performances all day and into the night at Schermerhorn Symphony Center.
  • Fun for the whole family
  • 20 acts on 4 stages performing classical, pop, jazz and much more!
  • Kids’ Zone featuring an instrument petting zoo, crafts and more.
  • FREE PARKING in Lot R at LP Field! Thanks to support from Downtown Partnership, we will be running FREE shuttle service from the lot to Schermerhorn Symphony Center from noon-10 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: There will be a number of road closures downtown until 12:30 p.m. on September 28, due to the Women's Half-Marathon & 5K. We recommend taking advantage of free parking in Lot R, along with free shuttle service! If you would like to park downtown, we recommend parking south of Demonbreun Street; the building will be accessible by foot via the intersection at 3rd Ave. S. & Demonbreun St.


10-11 a.m. Opening Festivities with the Nashville Pipes and Drums and the Instrument Petting Zoo in the Main Lobby

12-4 p.m. Visit our Kid Zone in the Balcony Lobby with musical games, crafts, and more!



11 a.m.-noon  Nashville Symphony

1-1:45 p.m. Austin Peay State University Chamber Singers

2:30-3:15 p.m. Nashville Symphony Chorus

4-4:45 p.m. Organ Recital with Gregg Bunn

5:30-6:15 p.m. Nashville Philharmonic

7-8 p.m. Youth Orchestra Festival featuring Music City Youth Orchestra, Williamson County Youth Orchestra, and Curb Youth Symphony


ONE SYMPHONY PLACE (outdoor stage)

Noon-12:45 p.m. Oscar Utterström

1:45-2:30 p.m. Ukedelics

3:15-4 p.m. Dara Tucker Band

4:45-5:30 p.m. Subway Lights

6:15-7:00 p.m. Dylan Altman Blues Band

7:45-8:45 p.m. Moonlighters Big Band



12:30-1:30 p.m. Meet the Conductor with Giancarlo Guerrero

2:15-3 p.m. Blair School of Music Suzuki Students

3:45-4:30 p.m. First Baptist Nashville Sanctuary Choir and Sanctuary Ringers

5:15-6 p.m. Harpistry 188, provided by the Harp School Inc.

6:45-7:30 p.m. Music City Baroque


WEST COURTYARD (outdoor stage)

12:15-1 p.m. MTSU Clarinet Ensemble

1:30-2:15 p.m. Elizabeth Eckert

2:45-3:30 p.m. Mercy Child

4-4:45 p.m. Misha & Mark

5:30-6:30 p.m. Music City Unsigned Artists featuring Marie Hines, Robert Kelly, Justin Klump and Kristen Rogers


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