Questlove's "Symphonic Celebration of Prince" is coming to Riverside Theater (without Questlove)

Brenda Watkins
May 17, 2018

The concerts will feature a full symphony orchestra, the Wolf Trap Orchestra, as well as a live band with world-class musicians and vocalists who will perform alongside the orchestra.

"Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life", Prince once sang so beautifully.

Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Media & Sponsorship. On October 19, the symphonic celebration of one of the most revered recording artists of all time will present the music of Prince like never before, with a full symphony orchestra.

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The Prince estate has formed a partnership with The Roots drummer Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson to curate an orchestral tour entitled, "4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince".

In other Prince news, a new collection of previously unreleased music from Prince's iconic vault with be released this fall. Tickets go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. on Friday. 4U Prince's extensive musical catalog will be represented in 4U, including his greatest hits as well as some of his lesser-known gems in this musical celebration. The Prince estate provided photos and videos to be used in the production.

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