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Reston Concerts on the Town Announces its 2013 Season

Reston, VA— Reston Concerts on the Town, the weekly summer concert series at Reston Town Center, will kick off its summer season on June 1. The concerts are free—thanks to a grant from the Reston Town Center Association—and take place every Saturday night, from June 1 thru August 24, from 7:30 pm to 10 pm, rain or shine, under the pavilion at Reston Town Center. The series features talented local and national acts. This year’s line-up features a diverse array of music including boogie-woogie blues; swing; jazz; Latin fusion; Motown; zydeco; and West African rhythms.

This summer's highlights include:

• Mingo Fishtrap (Austin-based national act that plays soul, funk, Motown-pop) – June 22

• Local jazz favorite Chuck Redd bringing an all-star jazz lineup: Nicki Parrott, Adrian Cunningham & Sharón Clark – June 29

• Washington jazz musician David Akers will perform with the 18-piece Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra – July 6

• Boogie-woogie fave Deanna Bogart with her band – July 20

• Mali’s Cheick Hamala Diabate will perform West African rhythms with special guest, blues legend Corey Harris - August 10

Music lovers of all ages are invited to bring blankets, lawn chairs, and picnics to the concerts each week and come ready to have a swingin’ good time. For more information about this series, please visit www.restontowncenter.com/concerts or e-mail concerts@restontowncenter.com

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SUMMER SCHEDULE

JUNE

1

Radio King Orchestra

swing, big band jazz

8

Hard Day’s Night

Beatles tribute

15

Taste of Reston

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22

Mingo Fishtrap

soul, funk, horn-fueled pop

29*

Chuck Redd & Friends

Jazz night featuring Nicki Parrott, Adrian Cunningham & Sharón Clark

*Concert format. No dance floor.

JULY

6

David Akers w/ the Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra

From swing to Motown & more!

13

Alma Tropicàlia

bossa nova, samba, Brazilian fusion

20

Deanna Bogart w/ Bruce Ewan (harmonica)

boogie-woogie, jump blues

27

Incendio

Spanish guitar, flamenco, Latin fusion

AUGUST

3

Nathan & the Zydeco Cha Chas

zydeco, high-energy blues

10

Cheick Hamala Diabate

w/ special guest blues artist Corey Harris

West African rhythms, blues

17*

U.S. Navy Band Commodores

big band jazz

*Concert format. No dance floor

24

Jump Street

classic dance hits from every era