MUSIC AT THE PARK!!
Veterans’ Memorial Park
570 Nova Scotia Hill Rd, Watertown, CT
HELD ON WEDNESDAY’S
STARTING AT 7:00 PM
In the event of inclement weather concerts will be held inside at
SWIFT MIDDLE SCHOOL; 250 COLONIAL STREET, OAKVILLE
Call the Info-Line at 860-945-5272.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27th
Spaghetti Cake is a six-piece rock group (Vocals, Keyboards, Bass, Drum set, Guitar, Percussion) that performs for young audiences and adults, bringing to life 'The Young Person's Guide to the Rock Band'. The stage show is a mix of descriptive performance, Q&A sessions, and hands-on experience for kids that are always met with startled faces, scores of air guitarists, and a generation of will-be musicians. The all-star group of talented musicians in Spaghetti Cake shines as brightly on the arena stage as in front of festival crowds. The music of Spaghetti Cake delivers a positive message about believing in who you are, and celebrating the kid in us all.
**THURSDAY, JULY 5th**
“2ND CO. GOVERNOR’S FOOT GUARD”
It is truly an honor and a treat when “The Second Company Governors Foot Guard” a historical state military organization from New Haven, CT, founded during the revolutionary war era, bring their electrifying concert to Watertown, CT. Comprised of a group of men and women volunteers, dedicating their time and services to the Governor and people of the state of Connecticut.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 11th
Headed by three outstanding vocalist this band will be performing the best Oldies and Rock & Roll. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the true sounds of 6o’s, 70’s, and 80’s music the way it was recorded. Their songs are definitely for all those who like to stroll down memory lane.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 18th
Clearview is a group that is quickly becoming one of the most popular bands in this area. Billed as a classic and party rock band, their music encompasses a wide range of music from the 50’s through today with styles that encompass rock, blues, funk, Motown and country styles. If one song doesn’t get you up and dancing, then the next one will.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 25th
“RUBBER CITY BLUES BAND”
We recently formed this group this past summer. We are 12 musicians strong, playing and singing songs from horn groups such as Chicago, Tower of Power, Blood, Sweat & Tears, etc., plus we have written some original tunes. We have made multiple appearances at the Red Door, Jimmy Jam Fundraiser in September, did a wedding cocktail hour, and the Independent and Democratic political parties fundraisers. Everywhere we go, we are getting rave reviews and positive audience feedback.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1st
Redeemed is a contemporary Christian Rock Band from Connecticut. The band is made up largely of children of the late 60's and early 70's musically speaking. They have an incredible sound mixing many different musical styles with horns and masterful vocals. They may play more jazz, blues and rock based numbers leaning heavily on Original material that touches the heart and spirit and proclaims the "Good News of Salvation".
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8th
Tim Lagasse is a young singer/guitarist who enjoys singing rock songs, some old and some new, as well as some country and original songs he has written. Tim has performed at several venues over the last few years including The Webster Theater, Toad's Place and a recent benefit at the Prospect Grange to aid with the Prospect Fuel Fund. Tim is currently working on his "Tour of Connecticut" series, which has him performing in each county of Connecticut in an effort to gain exposure to his music. If you enjoy the old favorites or the new bands, you are sure to hear a favorite in his repertoire of songs.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15th
Illuminata is an all female quartet which performs a wide variety of modern folk, classic rock and pop music as well as original songs composed by its members. The band sound features graceful harmonies accompanied by guitar (Danielle Shaker), congas and percussion (Flo Mancino), piano (Claudia Hughes), and bass guitar (Teresa Chasse). Illuminata has been performing in the Greater Waterbury area with its current members for several years under its signature logo "Illuminata - It's a Girl Thing". The girls live in Woodbury, Waterbury, Bethlehem, and Watertown.
SUMMER CONCERTS SPONSORSHIPS NEEDED
Our Summer Concert series in 2011 was a huge success and we would like to continue to offer this type of family entertainment to our residents. The Watertown Recreation Department is actively seeking corporate sponsorship to continue to bring music concerts to our community
Please contact the Watertown Recreation at 860-945-5246 if you have any further questions. Please send your business card and your donation made payable to “Watertown Recreation Department” to 51 Depot Street, Suite 108, Watertown, CT 06795. The deadline is Friday, May 18, 2012.