Music in Your Community: June
Music in Your Community
The importance of music is its power to transcend time, emotion, culture, and language as we connect with others. Music's power connects us across the barriers of time, culture, and language.(END)
Here's a list of "Music in Your Community" for this month...
* June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29- Open Mic--Acoustic Music. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Port City Java, Longmeadow Shopping Center. All ages welcome. Hear the best local talent and play to a great audience. Hosted by Tommy Lancaster. Call 301-790-5040 or visit www.mdparty.com for more information.
* June 4- Pen Mar Park Concert Series- 2:00-5:00 p.m., Dance/listen to the very finest in the big band era ballroom dance music. Accordionist Cheryl Kataline will perform. Call 240-313-2805 for more information.
* June 10- The City Ballet Recital & Potomac Classical Youth Ballet Spring Performance is taking place at 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. at The Maryland Theatre. Call 301-790-2000 or visit www.mdtheatre.org for more information.
* June 11, 18, 25- Hagerstown Municipal Band Concert Series beginning at 8:00 p.m. at Peter Buys Band Shell, Hagerstown City Park. Summer concert series. Call 301-730-3880 or visit www.hagerstownband.org for more information.
* June 11- Pen Mar Park Concert Series at 2:00-5:00 p.m. The very finest in the big band era ballroom dance music. Arrow Trio will perform. Call 240-313-2805 for more information.
* June 18 & 25- Dance and Listen--Pen Mar Park Concert Series at 2:00-5:00 p.m. Dance/listen to the very finest in the big band era ballroom dance music. Just Friends will perform. Call 240-313-2805 for more information.
* June 24- Helmut Lotti in Concert at The Maryland Theatre at 8:00 p.m. Helmut Lotti is a multi-platinum singer who brings his unique blend of songs, with orchestral accompaniment, to sold-out performances everywhere he goes! For more information visit www.helmutlottiofficial.com or www.mdtheatre.org or call 301-790-2000.
* University Plaza in downtown Hagerstown is the setting for a series of Thursday lunchtime concerts, free and open to the public this summer.
* The weekly "Plaza Party"--presented by the Washington County Arts Council in partnership with the City of Hagerstown--will feature a variety of musical entertainment, including bluegrass, blues, acoustic, and classic rock. Featured bands include Soleil, Rudy & the Bluefish, Thique, the Turners, and The Blue Sky Traffic. The series opened June 1 and will continue every Thursday at noon through August 17, 2006.