Music Of The Civil War Era And The Astoria Big Band
Music Of The Civil War Era
And The Astoria Big Band
Listen to melodic sounds of bands and beeches at the free outdoor concerts to be held at Weeping Beech Park, 143-35 37th Ave. in Flushing. On Sunday, Sept. 9, beginning at 3 p.m. Bob and Eva Gabriel and friends will present songs, guitar trios and a sing-along from the Civil War Era such as the "Battle Cry of Freedom" and "We Are Coming Father Abraham." On Saturday, Sept. 15 at 1 p.m. the 12-piece jazz band under the direction of Carol Sudhalter, pictured above, will beguile listeners with tunes like "Lullaby of the Leaves," "Close Your Eyes" and more. Those attending should bring a lawn chair. For information and directions, call 939-0647.