summer breeze concert series

Summer Breeze Concert Series

July 9 to August 27, 2016 · Select Saturdays · 7PM · Robert O. Atcher Municipal Center

The Summer Breeze Concert series is held lakeside on the grounds of the Robert O. Atcher Municipal Center, 101 Schaumburg Court. Pets are not permitted on the grounds during concerts. Admission is free and the show starts at 7PM.

For more information, call 847/490-7015.

Free Performances

July 9 – Shining Star -  Eleven talented vocalists and musicians present a tribute to Earth, Wind & Fire. This show’s playlist has been hailed as the definitive collection of Earth, Wind & Fire’s top charting hits, and includes songs such as After the Love is Gone, Sing A Song, September and their name sake Shining Star.

July 16 - Hip Pocket - A 9- piece band that’s an exciting experience in musical styles and genres, Hip Pockit demonstrates a passion for music and a commitment to staying true to the original artists covered. Performances are filled with energy as the band powers through four decades of Soul, Motown, Rock and Pop hits. “Hip Pockit is the ultimate class act. They take music to another level–giving you a sound like no other. Three years in a row, they’ve been a crowd pleaser for us here at the Taste of Chicago.” Wanda Wells
 
July 23 – The Neverly Brothers - The Neverly Brothers present a unique and exciting retro-sonic concept which will transport you back in time to experience the evolution of rock n’ roll from its 1950s Rockabilly roots to the 1960s British Invasion with renditions of hits by Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Buddy Holly, the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, the Dave Clark Five and others who shaped rock n’ roll.

August 13 – Harpeth Rising -  Harpeth Rising fuses Folk, Newgrass, Rock and Classical into a sound that’s organically unique. Hallmarks of their music include expansive three-part harmonies and a soulful lyrical perspective. Harpeth Rising’s roots run deep – from their varied ancestry across Eastern Europe to the musical hotbed of the Mid-South, they weave together ancient and modern ideas, creating a sound that is both familiar and impossible to categorize.
 
August 20 – Mason Rivers - A high-energy country band that covers the best of country music. Strong male and female lead vocalists and a rich diversity of musical background and skill result in an exciting sound that’s bigger than country, stronger than rock.
 
August 27 – Frank Winkler & The Symphonic Pops - Always a summer favorite, this symphonic concert features a generous sampling of Broadway favorites and lights classics. With exceptional vocalists performing against the backdrop of a top-notch 35-piece ensemble, an evening with the Symphonic Pops Orchestra is the perfect way to say good-bye to summer.

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