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Furman’s Music by the Lake Concert Series
June 29, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 3, 2017
Furman University’s Music by the Lake Summer Concert Series is a tradition since 1968.
Ensembles and artists celebrate the Sounds of Summer on Thursday evenings at 7:30 p.m. through Aug. 3, playing a cross-section of Big Band, Jazz, Bluegrass, Latin, Contemporary, Marches, and Orchestral favorites.
All concerts are free and open to the public.
Each Thursday during the series, a concert picnic basket filled with goodies will be given away to a lucky concert goer.
The concerts are made possible by Furman University and are sponsored by the Bank of Travelers Rest, George Coleman Ford (Travelers Rest), The Greenville News, Publix Supermarkets, The Woodlands at Furman, Greenville Health System North Greenville Hospital, and Pecknel Music Company.
Learn more about the Summer Concert Series here. For parking information call 864-294-2111. Bus parking is available. Rain location is TBD as McAlister Auditorium is closed for renovation in summer 2017. A complete schedule follows:
2017 Music by the Lake at Furman University:
June 29, Let Freedom Ring: A Patriotic Celebration; The Greenville Chorale: Bing Vick, director; Lakeside Concert Band: Leslie W. Hicken, director
July 6, The Matt Olson Quintet: Matt Olson, director
July 13, Bluegrass Night: The Andy Carlson Band
July 20, The Luck of the Irish; Lakeside Concert Band: Leslie W. Hicken, director
July 27, 2017: A Space Odyssey; Lakeside Concert Band: Leslie W. Hicken, director
August 3, Asheville Jazz Orchestra: David Wilken, director