Friday, June 5, 2009

Concerts Coming Up in Cookeville

Cookeville's Cultural Arts Superintendent Chad McDonald says there are a number of upcoming concerts taking place at the Performance Pavilion in Dogwood Park, being presented by the Cookeville Department of Leisure Services. The Sundays in the Park Concert Series kicks off this Sunday with Patti Cossentino (Swing/Jazz) at 2 pm. Additional concerts on June 14 will feature The Howlin’ Brothers (Bluegrass), on June 21, an act known as Jeff and Vida (Americana), and finally, on June 28, The Jamey Simmons Sextet(Jazz). Meanwhile, the next Cookeville Community Band Concert will be this Monday, June 8th, at 7:30 pm. This concert's theme is Tried and True, so well known Band works will be performed. Additional community band concerts are scheduled every other Monday evening throughout the summer. All concerts are free and open to the general public. For more information call 528-1313 or visit the Drama Center's website.