Summer Concerts in the Park
The GFWC Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights sponsors the Summer Concert series in Linthicum Park on Benton Ave. in Linthicum. The Performing Arts Committee, under the chairmanship of Jo Barker, arranges the series which is supported by a grant from the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County and numerous organizations and individuals. Bring blankets, chairs, food and non-alcoholic drink. In case of rain the concert will be cancelled.
SUMMER CONCERT SCHEDULE - 32nd SEASON - 2012
Sunday, June 24, 2012 - 6:00pm
On the bandstand for the opening concert will be the Pet Rock band featuring Sally Bishop and Tim Amann doing guitar and vocals with Jimmy Bryant on drums and percussion. Pet Rock is a band that sounds even bigger since the rest of the band is filled in by Mr. Midi. The group performs a variety of songs popular from the early 60's up to today's top hits.
Sunday, July 1, 2012 - 6:00pm
Sunday, July 8, 2012 - 6:00pm
Sunday, July 15, 2012 - 6:00pmIt's a good chance Appaloosa played your proms, school dances , CYO/Teen Centers, social functions, favorite night clubs, and maybe even your weddings over the years. Appaloosa takes pride in providing a first rate performance and being a strong dance band.This group kicks! Appaloosa's "original" members today are Chuck Ansell- keyboards, and Mike Flaherty on drums. Gordon Holder rocks on lead guitar and Tony Cesenaro adds the bottom end bass for over the past 20+ years. The newest member Ed Knuckey has been the "frontman" and lead vocalist for the past three years.
Sunday, July 22, 2012 - 6:00pm
The Eastport Oyster Boys will be featured at the July 22nd concert. They are a troupe of Chesapeake Bay Troubadours celebrating life here in the "Land of Pleasant Living" and along the shores of the Chesapeake... through song and story, and mirth... The Eastport Oyster Boys have been acclaimed as the Musical Goodwill Ambassadors from the City of Annapolis, the Maritime Republic of Eastport and the Chesapeake.
Sunday, July 29, 2012 - 6:00pm
Sunday, August 5, 2012 - 6:00pm
This concert features J.R. BOOKER, one of the Maryland-Virginia area's favorite Country bands. Known for its "good-time energy" and powerful harmonies, its repertoire features original music as well as the classic country of Hank Williams Sr. and the rock-edged sounds of Big and Rich. J.R. BOOKER performs all venues large and small, and every show delivers the best country music with the finest spirit of the Red, White and Blue.
Sunday, August 12, 2012 - 6:00pm
Closing out the summer concert season will be another perennial favorite, the Crabtowne Big Band. Bill Yakaitis, the lead Alto Saxophonist and Saxophone Section Leader, also plays Clarinet and Flute. He is an original member and the current voice of the Crabtowne Big Band. Bill has over 40 years of musical experience in big bands and combos. His musical career actually started in the MelloMen of Baltimore, a teenage band that played only Big Band music. He is an Elementary School Music Instructor for the Anne Arundel County Public School system.