Get ready for sounds of summer
Free concerts on tap at many locations
Summer concerts will soon fill the air with music of all genres in Lake Oswego, West Linn and on the Marylhurst University campus. Toe-tapping, easy listening, rock and roll, folk you name it, its on the schedule at a park near you, and all performances are free. Keep this page handy so youll always know who is playing where and when.
Moonlight Music at Millenium Park Plaza, Lake Oswego
Sundays from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
July 6: Lisa Mann and Her Really Good Band, with special guest Diane Blue, play rhythm and blues
July 13: Brokentop plays bluegrass and Americana
July 20: Singer/songwriter Naomi LaViolette plays jazz standards, folk, soul, pop and Gospel
July 27: Gypsy Soul plays folk, pop and jazz, with touches of bluegrass
Aug. 3: The Shanghai Woolies play 1920s and 30s jazz and pop
Aug. 10: Aaron Meyer plays classic rock violin
Aug. 17: Baskery plays folk, pop, rock and Americana
Aug. 24: Bobby Torres Ensemble plays Latin jazz, samba and salsa
Sounds of Summer Series, Lake Oswego
Wednesdays from 7 to 9 p.m.
Concerts are held at Foothills Park in July, and at Westlake Park
July 9: Precious Byrd plays pop, rock and a variety of music
July 16: Shelly Rudolph & Her Big Band plays big band and jazz music
July 23: Paperback Writer is a Beatles tribute band
July 30: Oncore plays the chart topping hits of the 70s, 80s, 90s, 2000s and Motown
Aug. 6: Big Night Out plays high-energy pop, dance and a variety
Aug. 13: Boyd Smalls Blues Showcase, featuring Terry Robb, Peter Dammann, Monti Amundson, Carlton Jackson and David Kahl, play rhythm and blues
Aug. 20: Chris Baum Project plays horn-driven soul
Aug. 27: Hit Machine plays classic hits of the 70s and 80s and beyond
Music in the Park, West Linn
Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.
(Tanner Creek Park, 3456 Parker Road in West Linn)
July 24: Paperback Writer: The Beatles Experience (Beatles tribute band)
July 31: Soulmates, featuring Jay Bird Koder, plays soul, sultry jazz, stinging blues and raw funk
Aug. 7: Hit Machine plays hits from the 70s and 80s
Aug. 14: Tyler Stenson, twice named Songwriter of the Year by Portland Songwriters Association and Best Male Artist at the 2011 Portland Music Awards
Aug. 21: The Ty Curtis Band earned second place in the 2009 International Blues Challenge and has appeared at the Montreal Jazz Festival and The Redwood Run.
Aug. 28: Red Light Romeos, the Sultans of Smooth perform soft rock hits from the 70s.
Marylhurst Universitys Summer on the Green
The Lajos Balogh Performance Shell will play host to a variety of entertainment programs for the entire family. Starting times vary.
July 12: Anthony & Cleopatra, 6 p.m. Annual Twilight Tradedie performed by Portland
July 18: 5 Guys Named Moe, 7 p.m. Showy dance band performs best dance hits from the 70s to today.
July 25: Patrick Lamb Band, 7 p.m. 10-piece band plays the best of funk and soul.
Aug. 2: Midsummers Night Dream, 6 p.m.
Annual Shakespeare-in-the-Park performed by
Portland Actors Ensemble.
Aug. 8: Pepe and the Bottle Blondes, 7 p.m. Copacabana
plus much more!
Aug. 16: Taming of the Shrew, 7 p.m. Performed by the Original Practice Shakespeare Festival.Add a comment