Music by the Lake Summer Concert Series 2015

Lakeside Amphitheater, 7:30 pm
Leslie W. Hicken, director

Join the Lakeside Concert Band to celebrate the Sounds of Summer, Thursday evenings at twilight. Relax at our spacious amphitheater by the Furman University Lake and enjoy a cross-section of Big Band, Jazz, Bluegrass, Latin, Contemporary, Marches, and Orchestral favorites. Thanks to our sponsors, all concerts are FREE!  

Does your place of business run a digital sign?  We have horizontal and vertical versions of the schedule available.  Email to request a PDF.

Are you a musician interested in joining the Lakeside Concert Band?  Complete the Lakeside Band Application to receive member information.

May 28
An Evening with Henry Mancini
Lakeside Concert Band: Leslie W. Hicken, director
June 4
Pirates by the Lakeside
Carolina Youth Symphony: Leslie W. Hicken, director
June 11 The Music of John Williams
The Poinsett Wind Symphony
Leslie Hicken and Jay Bocook, directors
June 18
Jazz Night
Greenville Jazz Collective Big Band
Shannon Hoover and Brad Jepson, directors
June 25 Rhapsody in Blue:  Derek Parsons, piano soloist
Lakeside Concert Band:  Leslie W. Hicken, director
Note: Location will be McAlister Auditorium
 July 2
From Sea to Shining Sea Patriotic Celebration
The Greenville Chorale:  Bingham Vick, director
Lakeside Concert Band:  Leslie W. Hicken, director
 July 9
Swing It
Swing Shift Combo: John Hoppe, director

 July 16 Bluegrass Night
The Andy Carlson Band
 July 23 All You Need is Love - The Music of the Beatles
Lakeside Concert Band:  Leslie W. Hicken, director
 July 30 Broadway Tonight
Lisa Barksdale, Bruce Schoonmaker, Grant Knox, vocal soloists
Lakeside Concert Band:  Leslie W. Hicken, director
August 6
Come Dance with Me
Asheville Jazz Orchestra: David Wilken, director

Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. at the amphitheater on the Furman University Campus. One lucky person at each Thursday night performance will receive a concert picnic basket filled with goodies.
For concert questions: 864-294-2086
For parking questions: 864-294-2111    Bus parking is available.
Rain location: For all but May 28, we will have access to McAlister Auditorium as a back-up rain location.  The decision is made at 5:00pm the day of the concert and a recording left on the music office phone 864-294-2086.

All concerts are FREE thanks to our SPONSORS

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