Jamestown Summer Bandshell Concert Series To Feature Jamestown Municipal Band

The Jamestown Summer Bandshell Concert series will feature the Jamestown Municipal Band as directed by Rick Lundquist at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Goranson Bandshell in Allen Park.

The concert theme is “Light Classics & Music of the Sixties.”

Additional bandshell concerts scheduled for this summer at 7 p.m. are as follows:

Wednesday, July 3, featuring the Jamestown Municipal Band;

Wednesday, July 10, featuring the Jamestown Municipal Band;

Wednesday, July 17, featuring the Jamestown Municipal Band; and

Wednesday, July 31, featuring the Jamestown Municipal Band.

The Jamestown Municipal Band has performed in Allen Park since the 1950s, with musical events being held annually since the construction of the bandshell in 1966.

In addition to funding provided annually by the City of Jamestown, concerts are made available free to the public through the support of the following: Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County Projects Pool Grant Program, Allen Park Women’s Club, American Federation of Musicians Local 134, Scandinavian Studies Program, GP Creative Services, Wegmans, Lind Funeral Home, Carlson Construction, Fessenden, Laumer & DeAngelo; Salon 1, and Raffa and Associates.

As in previous years, members of the Allen Park Women’s Club will continue in its tradition of providing coffee, fudge and other baked goods during all of the concerts.

All concerts are free to the public and everyone is urged to bring their lawn chairs, blankets or park their vehicles close by and listen to the music from the comfort of their car.