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Music by the Lake
Summer Concert Series 2017

Lakeside Amphitheater, 7:30 pm
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!
 
Community support is always appreciated!  Learn more: https://alumni.furman.edu/donate
 
Are you a musician interested in joining the Lakeside Concert Band?  Complete the Lakeside Band Application to receive member information.

Series Sponsored by:

Bank of Travelers Rest
Publix Supermarkets
George Coleman Ford
The Woodlands
Greenville News
 
Concerts Sponsored by:
Pecknel Music
Greenville Health System North Greenville Hospital

Summer 2017

May 25 “Dance Craze”
Lakeside Concert Band: Leslie W. Hicken, director

June 1 “Creatures Great and Small”
Carolina Youth Symphony: Leslie W. Hicken, director

June 8 “American Made”
Poinsett Wind Symphony: Leslie W. Hicken and Jay Bocook, directors

June 15 Contemporary Jazz: The Steve Watson Band

June 22 Rhapsody in Blue: Derek Parsons, piano soloist
Lakeside Concert Band: Leslie W. Hicken, director

June 29 Let Freedom Ring: A Patriotic Celebration
The Greenville Chorale: Bing Vick, director
Lakeside Concert Band: Leslie W. Hicken, director

July 6 The Matt Olson Quintet: Matt Olson, director

July 13 Bluegrass Night: The Andy Carlson Band

July 20 “The Luck of the Irish”
Lakeside Concert Band: Leslie W. Hicken, director

July 27 “2017: A Space Odyssey”
Lakeside Concert Band: Leslie W. Hicken, director

August 3 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: TBD.  McAlister Auditorium is CLOSED for renovations summer 2017.

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

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