A summertime tradition, The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
conducted by Vince Lee, will present “Celebrate America” on
the Public Square in downtown Troy, Ohio on Friday, July 1
at 8:00 p.m. Vocal soloist will be Julie Spangler and
instrumental solos will be performed by members of the
orchestra. The program will feature American classics like
John Philip Sousa’s “The Picadore March”, musical selections
from movie hits like “Pirates of the Caribbean and
“Superman”, Broadway classics from “Annie Get Your Gun” and
a bit of rock and roll including “YMCA”. The “Stars and
Stripes Forever” final will conclude this star spangled
During the concert intermission, The Troy Area Chamber of
Commerce will recognize both an individual and an
organization for their outstanding contributions to the Troy
community with the 2011 Community Service Awards. The Troy
Foundation will present the individual chosen with a
$1,000.00 check to donate to the charity of his or her
choice and will present the organization chosen with
$1,000.00 to assist with their program funding.
In case of rain, the concert will take place at the Troy
Christian High School auditorium, 700 S. Dorset Road.
The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Concert is presented by The
Troy Foundation and the City of Troy, and is open to the
public at no charge. Anyone wishing to make a donation to
the concert may do so by mailing their check made payable to
The Troy Foundation to the Foundation office at 216 W.
Franklin St., Troy OH 45373.