Grab your blanket and join us at the beautiful Red Wing Central Park Bandshell each Wednesday evening in June and July for our annual summer concert series. The eight-week series features local and regional musicians performing a wide range of music including folk, Big Band, and some surprises! Concerts begin at 7 pm and are free to the community. Watch for the line-up announcement with a Fourth of July special!
June 6 David Melbye & Friends – David will play and sing with a number of his musically-talented Red Wing Area friends including Esther Gullixson, Tony Cuchetti, Christie Lange, Temeka Wirkkala, Laura Bryngelson and Antonio Limon. Their music will include a great variety popular music styles from as early as the 1930’s all the way to the current decade.
June 13 Tony Cuchetti – American country music and roots rock singer-songwriter
June 20 Patchouli – folk/guitar
June 27 Sheldon Brass Band – Red Wing’s own 20-piece traditional British-style brass band. www.sheldontheatrebrassban
July 4 – 5PM SPECIAL START! 5PM – Universal Music Center student performances. 6PM – Ghost Wagon: Nordeast Minneapolis roots rock. 7:30PM – Trapper Schoepp: rock n’ roll.
July 11 The Dollys – The Dollys features three of Minneapolis’ most sought after female vocalists: Joanna Jahn, Kari Shaw-Akers and Megan Shaw. Harmonizing to the music of The Trio: EmmyLou Harris, Dolly Parton and Linda Rondstadt and many other female country artists of the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s. The Dollys also perfom folk and americana hits of the past, which they love to put their own spin on. Together these ladies bring their collective talents to the stage and the results are harmonies so tight you’ll swear you’re live at the Grand ‘Ol Opry!
July 18 Back Channel Blues Band – Red Wing local blues band.
July 25 Six Appeal – Six Appeal is a world-class vocal ensemble that combines musical prowess and sharp comedic timing with the energy and vitality of a rock band. The award-winning vocal band will take you on a journey that covers multiple decades and genres of music – performing classic oldies, current chart toppers, and catchy original tunes – completely a cappella. This Concert is brought to you be Red Wing Credit Union.
Concerts happen rain or shine!
For more information, visit redwingartsassociation.org or call 651-388-7569.