L’pool’s free summer concert series runs June 3 to Aug. 21

— At least a dozen Syracuse Area Music Award-winners will perform this summer as part of the annual Liverpool Is The Place concert series. All concerts are free and take place from 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday and Wednesday evenings at Johnson Park, at the corner of Oswego and Vine streets, in Liverpool’s central business district.

Liverpool Is The Place 2013 Summer Concert Schedule in Johnson Park

Monday June 3: Liverpool School Jazz Ensembles

Wednesday June 5: Mark Hoffmann Quartet (rhythm & blues)

Monday June 10: Liverpool Community Chorus

Wednesday June 12: Joe Whiting Band (rock)

Sunday June 16: MacBeth staged by the Redhouse Arts Center.

Monday June 17: The Fab Cats (Beatles tribute)

Wednesday June 19: Mark Doyle & The Maniacs (British blues-rock)

Monday June 24: Matt Chase & Thunder Canyon (country rock)

Wednesday June 26: Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers (original folk-rock)

Monday July 1: Liverpool Community Band (patriotic tunes)

Wednesday July 3: Scott Dennis Quartet (jazz standards)

Monday July 8: Excelsior Cornet Band (Civil War military music)

Wednesday July 10: Fab Five Paul & Magical Mystery Tour (Beatles tribute)

Monday July 15: The Coachmen featuring Elizabeth Fern (rock/R&B)

Wednesday July 17: Michael Houston & Anjela Lynn (soul)

Monday July 22: Jon Seiger’s All-Stars (jazz and swing)

Wednesday July 24: Southern Comfort (country and oldies)

Monday July 29: Native Man & The Funky White Band (rock’n’roll)

Wednesday July 31: I Am Fool (original rock)

Monday Aug. 5: The Bob Lyna Trio (acoustic swing)

Wednesday Aug. 7: Mickey Vendetti & The Good-Time Band (rock’n’roll)

Monday Aug. 13: The Details (rock’n’roll)

Wednesday Aug. 14: Enzian Bavarian Band (old world dance music)

Monday Aug. 19: The Other Guise (rock’n’roll)

Wednesday Aug. 21: Alan Taylor & Two Feet Short (folk)

Several of the 24 bands booked for performances between June 3 and Aug. 22 feature Sammy Hall of Famers. They include guitarist Mark Hoffmann (June 5), singer-saxophonist Joe Whiting (June 12), guitarist Mark Doyle (June 19), songwriters Gary Frenay and Arty Lenin (playing with the Fab Cats June 17), keyboardist Mike Davis (with The Coachmen, July 15), and drummer Jan Fetterly (with the Other Guise, Aug. 19).

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