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Reston Town Center Celebrates Anniversary

<bt>The Reston Concerts on the Town began its celebration of Reston Town Center’s 20th Anniversary with its summer concerts season opening on Saturday, June 5. The opening show for this Summer Season was "Stompin’ at the Savoy" with the swing musical band Radio King Orchestra and their "Pincurl Girls." Reston residents and others from the area filled the Reston Pavilion and the fountain seating areas. The orchestra sang songs ranging from Frank Sinatra to Ella Fitzgerald and Dean Martin, while residents danced to the live music and enjoyed their Saturday night.

The Radio King Orchestra consists of instrumentalists and lead singer Robin Gordon. Rick Gordon the trumpet players while Tom Barrick plays the drums. The "Pincurl Girls" include Robin Gordon, Lori Boyd and Jamie Boyd, all of whom are family.

The Reston Concerts on the Town are presented every Saturday night, from June 5-Aug. 28, 7:30-10 p.m., rain or shine, at the Reston Town Center Pavilion. This year the concerts will feature Jazz, Swing, Island, Latin fusion, New Orleans, Motown, Afro-Cuban and Celtic style music. Music lovers are encouraged to bring their children and dogs, as well as blankets and lawn chairs.

On Saturday June 12, the Reston Concerts on the Town will host WorldBeat Jam, with Entrain, an island rhythm and blues band, from 7:30-10:30 p.m. For more information on the coming events at the Reston Town Center’s Pavilion and The Reston Concerts on the Town, visit: www.restontowncenter.com.

<1b>— Amir Noorbakhsh