Music in Your Community

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.
Here's a list of "Music in Your Community" for this month...

September 7, 14, 21, 28
Open Mic- Acoustic Music- 6:30-9:30pm. Port City Java, Longmeadow Shopping Center. All ages welcome. Hear the best local talent and play to a great audience. Hosted by Tommy Lancaster. 301-790-5040. www.mdparty.com

September 10
Red White & Blue Concert series- 3:30pm. Hagerstown Community College Alumni Amphitheater. The United States Army Field Band and United States Army 30-member Soldiers' Chorus performs in celebration of HCC's 6th Anniversary Kick-off Weekend.

September 17
Pen Mar Park Concert Series- 2-5pm. Dance/listen to the very finest in the big band era ballroom dance music. Music by "Just Us". 240-313-2805.

September 23
Chili cook-off and music festival- Noon to 5pm. This popular event returns for the third year at Hagerstown's Municipal Stadium, courtesy of the Hagerstown Suns.

September 23
MSO Pops Concert- Maryland Symphony Orchestra- 8pm. The Maryland Theatre.
301-797-4000. www.marylandsymphony.org.com

Be sure to check out area elementary, middle, and high schools for great family music programs including high school competitions and performances.