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May 9, 2013

Lakefront Concert Series lineup set

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Cooperstown Crier

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According to a media release, family entertainment will be offered at 7 p.m. every Tuesday in July and August at the bandstand in Lakefront Park in Cooperstown. The Village Parks Commission sponsors the series. People are encouraged to bring a lawn chair and blanket and be ready to dance, according to a media release.There is no charge.

The lineup, with descriptions provided by organizers, is as follows:

July 2: Heaven’s Back Door, an acoustic quartet that interprets traditional and contemporary blues and jazz along with original compositions.

July 9: New York Players, a 10-piece, show-stopping, horn-fueled, high-energy dance band will wow audiences with a variety of music.

July 16: Cooperstown Community Band, which is celebrating its 152nd anniversary performing patriotic marches, Broadway show tunes and other favorites.

July 23: New Horizons Barbershop Chorus & Full Circle Quartet, singing a capella music in the barbershop style.

July 30: Wild Women Don’t Get the Blues, honoring soulful women in music from the early days of blues right up to the modern era.

Aug. 6: Cooperstown Community Band.

Aug. 13: The Saints Jazz Quintet Plus One, an eclectic mix of jazz standards, Dixieland, blues and Latin music along with vocals.

Aug. 20: Flame, changing the world through music, these musicians who happen to have disabilities, connects with all ages.

Aug. 27: The Donny Brooks, a mix of traditional and modern Celtic music with an emphasis on high energy, Celtic rock.

For more information and to receive weekly concert reminders about the The Lakefront Concert series, contact Rich McCaffery at 547-5256 or richcooperstown@stny.rr.com or Teri Barown, Village of Cooperstown clerk, at 547-2411 or www.cooperstownny.org.