The 2015 Summer Bandstand Concerts
The Old Cornish Fairgrounds, RT 25, Cornish, Maine
( next to Bangor Savings Bank)
Concerts every Tuesday evening, beginning June 30, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
In case of rain, concerts held at the Sacopee Valley Middle School
137 S Hiram Rd, Hiram, ME 04041
Concert Schedule Poster (word doc) Concert Schedule Poster (PDF)
October 10, 2015 Duncan Cumming
Concert Pianist Duncan Cumming performs a tribute to his teacher, the late Frank Glazer "Music My Teacher Taught Me"
Coming October 10th, 2015! TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
Duncan Cumming will perform a concert for the Saco River Festival Association on Saturday, October 10 at 2 pm at Corthell Hall, University of Southern Maine, Gorham Campus.. (Directions to the campus USM Gorham).His program is titled "Music My Teacher Taught Me", including music of Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Brahms, and Chopin.
Duncan's concert is a tribute to his teacher.
Duncan was a student of the late concert pianist Frank Glazer. Mr. Glazer and his wife Ruth started the Saco River Festival Association nearly fifty years ago. Frank continued to play the piano and teach (as the artist in residence) at Bates College in Lewiston Maine right up until he became ill at age 99.Mark your calendar, this is one concert you won't want to miss.
June 30 - Tricky Britches
High-energy bluegrass music - young musicians with amazing talent!
Raised in Maine, cured on street corners and next to woodstoves, string-band Tricky Britches is a unique culmination of country, contra-dance, bluegrass, and rock. They've played festivals and concerts across the US, Europe, and Hawaii, always being shaped by those places, and using those experiences to shape their original music.
July 7 - Maple Leaf Seven
Traditional jazz and swing band performing throughout the NorthEast for concerts, dances, Mardi Gras events, weddings and worship. Founded in 1977 with CD's available. Trumpet, clarinet, tenor sax, trombone, piano, bass and drums with vocalist. Traditional jazz inspired by Louis Armstrong and New Orleans style; classic swing in the Ellington small-band style.
July 14 - North of Nashville Country music for lovers and haters of country music.
Contemporary Country with an Outlaw Attitude
Jay Basiner: acoustic guitar, lead vocals, harmonica, bass drum, snare drum, tambourine
Andrew Martelle: fiddle, mandolin, guitar, vocals
July 21 - Lazy Gate
Western Swing Band
Great American music for your event! This group is steeped in the down-home, vibrant sounds of Texas Swing, HonkyTonk, and HillBilly Jazz. The swing rhythms, vocal harmonies and distinctive sounds of the steel guitar and fiddle createa uniquely American music experience that is instantly recognizable, and gets you moving on the dance floor. Findphotos, music and more descriptions at their website - www.tomwhiteheadmusic.com/the-lay-z-gait-band/
For booking, contact Tom @ 207 838-9715 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 28 - Larry Williams Band
Big Band / Dance Band / Show Band
The Larry Williams Band is a nine piece show band featuring some of the finest musicians in Maine.
The band features a horn section consisting of trumpet, trombone and saxophone. A rhythm section with piano, bass, guitar and drums, a female and male lead vocalists. All of the musicians are capable of singing lead. The arrangements are professional and the musicians are second to none.
Click Here to Find out More About this Band.
August 4 - The Alumni Band
Community / Marching Band
Based in Biddeford, Maine, The Alumni Band is currently in its twentieth year. The Band has over forty musicians.
The Alumni Band consists of members from all over Southern Maine and the Greater Portland area. Since its inception, The Alumni Band has performed at numerous community events and concerts throughout Southern Maine. The Alumni Band is well known for their annual Christmas Concerts and appearances at local celebrations such as the La Kermesse Festival.
View our 2014 archived concert schedule here.
View our 2013 archived concert schedule here.
View our 2012 archived concert schedule here.
View our 2011 archived concert schedule here.
View our 2010 archived concert schedule here.
View our 2009 archived concert schedule here.
View our 2008 archived concert schedule here.
View our 2007 archived concert schedule here.
View our 2006 archived concert schedule here.
View our 2005 archived concert schedule here.