Summer in Motion 

Music in the Gardens 

Presented by

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Come enjoy a summer concert series at the Arboretum's Sensory Garden and Trex Deck.  Bring a picnic with a blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy the outdoors. This is a great date idea! All concerts free with gate admission.

 

 

JUNE  Featured Sponsor, Park Dental

SlovCzech
SlovCzech

Sunday, June 2
1-3 p.m.
Location: Trex Deck
SlovCzech, a six-member band featuring accordion, violin, bass, drums and two guitars, performs central European folk-rock with influences frm the Czech Republic and Slovakia and Serbia, plus a few Celtic-inspired songs, as well.

F-Sharp
Thursday, June 13
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: Sensory Garden

F-Sharp is a piano duo playing melodies in harmony. They have performed at the Auxiliary Garden Tours and during Making Spirits Bright.

Dragonfly
Sunday, June 23
1-3 p.m.
Location: Trex Deck
Enjoy the melodic talents of this five-member, senior-citizen folksinging ensemble. Members met as part of the Dakota Valley Symphony Chorus and they enjoy performing at senior residences, coffee shops and more!

Will & Stymie
Thursday, June 27
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Sensory Garden
Unique blend of Latin rhythms and melodic blues.

Will & Stymie
JULY  
Celebration Brass
Sunday, July 21
1-3 p.m.
Location: Trex Deck
Brass quintet presenting a variety of music from classical brass quintet literature to jazz, Americana and contemporary.
Will King
Thursday, July 25
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location:  Sensory Garden

Will king is a guitar soloist playing Spanish and Latin American Classical, Flamenco and Brazilian Jazz.
AUGUST  
Warehouse Eyes
Thursday, August 8
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location:  Sensory Garden
Warehouse Eyes is an up-and-coming music duo playing haunting, Indie music with female vocals.
F-Sharp
Thursday, August 22
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: Sensory Garden

F-Sharp is a piano duo playing melodies in harmony. They have performed at the Auxiliary Garden Tours and during Making Spirits Bright.
SEPTEMBER  
Jazz on the Prairie
Sunday, September 8
1-3 p.m.
Location: Trex Deck

Jazz on the Prairie Big Band is a 20-piece big band. Their repertoire includes all styles of jazz and big band music ranging from the roaring 20's to the big band era of the 40's and the later stuff that made guys like Stan Kenton and Maynard Ferguson famous.
 Jazz on the Prairie Summer Music Concert