56th Year of Free Concerts in the Park!
Sunday, July 5 at 7:30 p.m.
On Sunday, July 5, Morgan Park Summer Music Festival opens its 56th season with Glen Cove’s own North Shore Pops Concert Band. The concert will begin at7:30 p.m. in Morgan Park and is free to the public.
In celebration of the nation’s birthday, North Shore Pops Concert Band presents Americana 2015, a program of upbeat band music reflecting the diversity of American culture. NSPCB, founded in Glen Cove nearly 30 years ago, has been delighting audiences on Long Island and New York throughout its history. The ensemble presents a wide-ranging repertory of proven crowd favorites – from Big Band sounds of Glen Miller, to the treasures of the Great American Songbook, and to patriotic tributes to the Stars and Stripes.
The North Shore Pops season-opener concert in Morgan Park on Sunday, July 5 at 7:30 p.m. is underwritten in memory of John S. Appleby.
So come on down to Morgan Park and enjoy a wonderful evening of musical entertainment under the stars. Bring a blanket or chairs and picnic if you wish. Children are welcome. Please note that alcoholic beverages are not permitted in Morgan Park. Morgan Park is located on Germaine Street at the end of Landing Road in Glen Cove. In the event of rain, the concert will be held in St. Patrick’s Parish Hall, Pearsall Avenue, Glen Cove. For further information, call (516) 671-0017. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, visit
www.morganparkmusic.org or find us on Facebook at Morgan Park Summer Music Festival.
Morgan Park Summer Music Festival is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization that has been providing free concerts in the park for 56 years. The shows are completely funded through the generous donations that are received from businesses and individuals. Concert sponsors for the 2015 season are Bank of America, Frank and Rita Castagna, PSEG Long Island and In Memory of John S. Appleby. Concert Co-sponsors are the David and Sondra Mack Foundation and Rising Tide. Taxpayer money is not requested nor received to bring this high caliber talent to the Festival year after year.
PHOTO CAPTION: Morgan Park Summer Music Festival will open its 56th Season on Sunday, July 5 with the North Shore Pops Concert Band performingAmericana 2015. The show, which is free to the public, will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Morgan Park. Come and enjoy a wonderful evening of musical entertainment under the stars.