July 16, 2024

This Saturday, Kenny Rogers Takes on UMW

Country music legend Kenny Rogers will perform with the University of Mary Washington Philharmonic Orchestra on Saturday, April 21. The concert, which is part of the William M. Anderson, Jr. Celebrity Series, will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the William M. Anderson Center.

Over the course of his 52-year career, Rogers has sold more than 120 million records worldwide and recorded more than 65 albums, with 24 No. 1 hits. He has received hundreds of awards for his music and charity work, including three Grammys, 11 People’s Choice Awards, 18 American Music Awards, eight Academy of Country Music awards and five Country Music Association awards.

Ticket prices start at $25 and can be purchased by calling (877) 743-5318 or by visiting http://www.myticketstobuy.com/event-details.php?event=310.

In its 40th year, the UMW Philharmonic has approximately 90 members from the Fredericksburg community and the university. For more information, go to http://philharmonic.umw.edu.

About Brynn Boyer

Brynn Boyer is assistant director of media and public relations and a 2010 graduate of UMW.


  1. Dana Hall says

    Where can people purchase tickets on campus? We have had over a dozen people stop by the Anderson Center to buy tickets…