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Share Your Steve Prefontaine Story

At a special concert in June 2022, the Eugene Symphony will present a brand-new orchestral work honoring the life and legacy of Steve Prefontaine.

The new piece, written by Oregon-based composer David Schiff, will include photos and video of Steve, along with quotes from those who knew him, and tributes from his fans around the world who have been inspired by his story. Words submitted by Steve’s fans and admirers will be woven in with the music, and performed by actors from Eugene-based Oregon Contemporary Theatre.

A musical and visual celebration of running champion Steve Prefontaine will be presented by the Eugene Symphony, featuring original music by… More Info

How to Participate

Using the form below, submit a brief description of between 25 to 60 words on how Pre has impacted your life or inspired you to be your best self, or how you would say thank you to him if you could. Submissions are due by February 25, 2022.

And watch the Eugene Symphony’s social media channels in spring 2022, as they may share some of these words in advance of the concert performance in June!

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