March 26, 2015

SYRACUSE, NY (March 26, 2015) – The Everson Museum of Art is pleased to host the inaugural “American Legends” concert in collaboration with Syracuse Sounds of Music, Inc. (SSMA) on April 26, 2015. Proceeds from the event will help fund scholarships and educational programs for both organizations.

Slated to perform are legendary local performer Ronnie Leigh, the Syracuse Pops Chorus, and Symphoria Woodwind Quintet. Tickets also include admission to the Museum’s current exhibition Prendergast to Pollock: American Modernism from the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute. 

President and CEO Elizabeth Dunbar says, “The Everson is proud to support arts education in the Syracuse community alongside SSMA. ‘American Legends’ gives the public an opportunity to enjoy an afternoon of art and music for a great cause.”

Immediately following the headline performance, guests will enjoy a light reception and cash bar in the Rosamond Gifford Sculpture Court.

Tickets are $40 for adults, $15 for students. A special Patron’s Reception will be held following the performance in which guests will have the opportunity to meet and mingle with the musicians. Patron’s Reception tickets are $100 per person. Tickets can be purchased at

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