Live music in the gardens every weekend, May through October
October 1 - German Heritage Weekend! - Hamilton Ave performs - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Celebrate German Heritage at Greendance! Hamilton Ave. performs 1-4pm. Hamilton Ave. is an acoustic classic rock band featuring Tim Bush on vocals/guitar. Mike Scimmi on bass/vocals/tangled cords, and Tom Pastor on drums and vocals. Covering music from the 50s to the present including bands such as The Eagles, Pink Floyd, Neil Young, America, Dion, U2, Tom Petty, Beatles, REM, Queen, Temptations, and many more, Hamilton Ave. indulges eclecticity.
October 2 - German Heritage Weekend! - Allegheny Drifters on stage! - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Celebrate German Heritage at Greendance! Allegheny Drifters performs 1-4pm. From the western foothills of the Alleghenies, Pennsylvania’s Allegheny Drifters have presented their exciting style of bluegrass for over a decade. Their engaging, fast-paced show appeals to all ages with fine bluegrass classics, strong soulful vocals and blazing instrumentals. They’ve earned a national reputation for superb song selection and good old-fashioned energy and drive!
October 8 - Gary Rahl! - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Gary Rahl is a singer, guitarist, and songwriter from Western Pennsylvania who has been playing and performing music for many years. He is known for his warm engaging style, which centers on smooth vocals and intricate acoustic guitar playing. Gary’s vast song catalog covers the music of favorite singer-songwriters, pop music and jazz from the 60’s to the present. He performs songs from James Taylor, David Gray, Paul Simon, the Beatles, and many more.
October 9 - Rachel B Duo! - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Exuding a smoky undertone, sassy delivery, and catchy melodies, Singer-Songstress Rachel B is paving her way as an undefinable and timeless Entertainer. In 2014 she self-released her debut EP, “I’m The Boss” and headlined a 10 city national tour. In 2015 she independently released her second EP titled, “Break It Down.” Whether she’s singing about being Vicious, a Boss, or in La La Love, this songstress is sure to leave you with memorable hooks that empower and inspire.
October 15 - RML Jazz in the garden! - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
RML Jazz mixes Smooth Jazz with Bebop and Classic Jazz as well as a helping of Modern Jazz and updated Standards. Dixieland tunes are thrown in for good measure. Gene Laus- trumpet. Mike Clancy- sax/flute/percussion. Jeff Leonhardt- guitar. Glenn Utsdh- keyboard. Perry Pinto- bass. Rick Laus- drums, percussion, band leader.
October 16 - Abacus Jones! - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Abacus Jones is a trio with Joe Materkowski on vocals and guitar, his brother Anthony on bass, and percussionist/drummer/vocalist Jason Cursi. Their musical talent covers the 1950s up to today’s hits, as well as a growing number of eclectic original songs. Each members' diverse musical background and unique approach to live performance makes an experience for the audience that will bring you back again and again.
October 22 - Jennifer Drummey in the garden! - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Enjoy the sounds of alternative folk singer/songwriter Jennifer Drummey.
"Drummey's songs are equal parts musical technique, vocal skill and sincere words...an extraordinary singer-songwriter, one who can feel the pulse of her listeners." -Johnstown Magazine
October 23 - Sugar Mountain performs! - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Combining more than 100 years of collective performance experience and influenced by the roots of blues, rock, country, bluegrass, western swing and jazz, Sugar Mountain is, in a word, different.