June 27, 2017

Archives for June 2015

Music at the Mansion Summer Series

The Wadsworth Mansion’s annual Music at the Mansion Summer Series is a summer concert series I look forward to.  Located in Middletown, Connecticut, the music series is created with family-fun in mind.  Sponsored by the Long Hill Estate Authority as well as the Friends of Long Hill, the annual Music at the Mansion Summer Series is […]

Farmington Bank Community Concert Series

The Farmington Bank Community Concert Series is generously funded by the Farmington Bank.  The concert series features performances by Simple Swing, a swing-band based in Connecticut, which specializes in Big Band and Swing era sounds!  The concert series has been touring all throughout Connecticut since May 1st, and will continue to do so until September 21st, […]

B.B. King: A Legend

The recent passing of legendary B.B. King is a huge loss for the world of blues.  Long known as the King of Blues, B.B. King helped bring blues to a worldwide audience. Born September 16, 1925, Riley B. King grew up in a family of Mississippi sharecroppers.  From the age of 4, he was raised […]

Monday Night Jazz in Bushnell Park

The Hartford Jazz Society is always keeping Connecticut alive with culture and sound.  This summer, the Hartford Jazz Society will present Monday Night Jazz in Bushnell Park on Monday, July 6th!  This is the perfect way to finish a relaxing Independence Day weekend, while celebrating Connecticut!  This free event welcomes families to enjoy live jazz […]