The Friends’ seventh season of Concerts in the Garden at the Hyde Park Branch Library will run between July 12 and August 23, 2012, on Thursday nights between 6:30pm and 7:30pm. The free concerts are held in the garden–entrance from the Library Children’s Room and from the street via library’s parking lot; in the event of rain or extreme heat, the performance moves to Menino Hall inside the library.
Scheduled performers for this 2012 season are:
- July 12 / Creek River String Band (Blues)
- July 19 / d’Allegro Duo (American songbook)
- July 26 / Tanya Maggi and David Russell (Classical Strings)
- August 2 / Riverside Theater Works (Show tunes)
- August 9 / JP Jazz Collective (Jazz and Blues)
- August 16 /Fox and Branch (Family Concert-American Folk Songs)
- August 23 / Tony Cibotti (American Song Book)
Light refreshments are available at each concert. The series is sponsored by the Friends of the Hyde Park Branch Library in collaboration with Artists-at-Large and the Boston Public Library, and is supported by a grant from the Blue Hills Bank Charitable Foundation.
POP QUIZ: Which Concerts in the Garden performer is pictured above? The first 3 concert goers to let us know at the July 12/Creek River String Band concert will get their choice of 3 hardcovers from our book sale selections!
Check back here every week during the season for bios of our performers. See you in the Library Garden and Thanks! for supporting our summer concerts!