Freedom Park 2016 concert series lineup

Black Mountain Symphony

Black Mountain Symphony closes out the season in late August.

The schedule for this summer's series of free concerts at Freedom Park in Scotia is out. And, as usual, it's big -- really big -- with multiple concerts each week from late June through late August. And the lineup includes a bunch of different genres.

Freedom Park is on the Mohawk River, just over the Western Gateway Bridge from Schenectady, next to Jumpin' Jack's.

So, without further ado...

All shows start at 7 pm, unless noted. Descriptions via Freedom Park schedule.

June 22: Sirsy - alt rock

June 25: Stockade Kids - fusion rock

June 26: The Zucchini Brothers - kids rock

June 29: Scotia-Glenville Pipe Band - pipe and drum

July 1: Rattail Jimmy featuring Alan Payette - music at 8 pm, fireworks at dark

July 3: The Legendary Characters

July 6: The Lustre Kings - rockabilly

July 9: Diva & The Dirty Boys - 60s rock and blues

July 10: Music Company Orchestra - classical

July 13: Screaming Orphans - Celtic rock/pop

July 14: Scotia-Glenville Community Band and Jazz Band

July 16: Where's Alex - classic rock

July 17: Brian Patneaude Quintet - jazz

July 20: The Joey Thomas Big Band

July 23: Triskele - traditional and modern Celtic/Irish

July 24: Maria Z & Alegria - flamenco/classical

July 27: The Refrigerators - party rock

July 28: Scotia-Glenville Community Band and Jazz Band

July 30: Moriah Formica - classic rock

July 31: Hot Club of Saratoga - gypsy jazz/swing

August 3: Grand Central Station - party rock

August 6: Alex Torres and His Latin Orchestra

August 7: The Wister Quartet - classcial

August 10: Funk Evolution - party R&B

August 13: Betsy and the ByeGons - 60s

August 14: The Route Fifty 5 - brass quintet

August 17: The AudioStarts - party rock

August 20: Up All Night - rock

August 21: Mia Scirocco Trio - new and old acoustic pop

August 24: Skeeter Creek - country

August 27: Black Mountain Symphony - symphonic groove pop
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Earlier on AOA:
+ Music Haven 2016 lineup
+ Troy Rockin' on the River 2016
+ Alive at Five 2016 lineup


photo: Gigi Knight

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Schonowee Ave
Scotia, NY 12302

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