The Elmwood Village Association and sponsor, M&T Bank, announced the line-up for the 12th Annual Elmwood Village Summer Concert Series. The free, outdoor concerts will take place every Tuesday evening at 7 PM in Bidwell Parkway at Elmwood Avenue. The series will begin June 30th, and will continue every week through August 11th.
The summer concert series kicks off with Neville Francis & the Riddim Posse, sponsored by Bergen & Schiffmacher, LLP., on June 30th. This Reggae group, featuring two-time Juno Award winner Neville Francis, is a Buffalo party band favorite.
On July 7th, Doug Yeomans, winner of the North American Guitar Championship, Best Buffalo Guitar Player and many other awards, will perform with his band, the Lo Blu Flame. This Rock and Roll, Rhythm and Blues band is sponsored by Damon & Morey LLC.
The Latin Jazz Project, sponsored by Delaware District Council Member Michael LoCurto, will perform a mix of Zydeco, Cajun, Caribbean, Blues, Tex-Mex and New Orleans sounds on July 14th.
On July 21st, the Outer Circle Orchestra plays a blend of structured and improvised world music. This event is sponsored by the law firm of Cantor, Lukasik, Dolce and Panepinto.
Lee Ron Zydeco & the Hot Tamales will play an upbeat blend of Zydeco, Cajun, Caribbean, Blues, Tex-Mex and New Orleans on July 28th.
On August 4th, Gretchen Schulz,a country-R&B-gospel-roots diva, and the Morvels will perform.
The final concert of the series will feature Babik, a Gypse-Swing Jazz group, on August 1th.
For more information, please visit www.elmwoodvillage.org.