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Summer Concert Series

Summer Concert Series
Come out for Summer Concerts on the Windsor Town Green on Thursday evenings from 6:30 – 8:30 PM from July 6 through August 24, 2023. Rain dates are always the following Tuesday. Organized by First Town Downtown.

2023 Concert Schedule:

July 6: Gene Donaldson & The Stingrays
sponsored by Complete Care at Kimberly Hall and Edward Jones/Martin McMahon

Gene has been playing guitar for the last 35 years. In the 80's he was in a very popular band called "Smokestack Lightning". From there he joined a North east institution..."Motown Review" and played up and down the East coast. In 1992 Gene left the "Motown Review" in order to start his own group, "Gene Donaldson and the StingRays". With this band he has shared the stage with some of the Blues most respected artists. During this time Gene also toured with a number of blues artists as a sideman including Lee "Shot" Williams, Phil Guy, Eddie Kirkland, and Mary Taylor. He has also appeared on stage with blues artists such as Johnny Rawls, and Lucky Petterson. Currently Gene released a CD in the Spring of ’09'

July 13: Farmington Valley Big Band
sponsored by Carmon Funeral Homes

The Farmington Valley Band performs a wide variety of challenging and outstanding concert music, favorites and marches. Although the marching tunes of K.L. King, Sousa, R.B. Hall and old time American band leaders abound, you are also likely to hear a few jazz compositions in the "Big Band" tradition of the Dorseys or Woody Herman.

July 20: Skyway
sponsored by the First Town Downtown Board of Directors and Al & Debbie Loomer

Skyway's outstanding musicians and premier vocalists perform a broad spectrum of dance music from 70's R&B to current hits. Skyway's uptempo sets keep the dance floor full with hits from great artists such as Earth Wind and Fire, Donna Summer, Michael Jackson, Chic, Justin Timberlake and Bruno Mars.

July 27 Aug 1: Still Kickin' with Big City Horns
sponsored by Windsor Federal Savings

A rockin' nine piece band paying tribute to the great 60's - 70's and 80's Horn Bands. A powerhouse rhythm and horn section delivering a variety of Classic Rock, R & B, Blues, Soul and Funk, with a touch of Country thrown in - to keep you moving on the dance floor.

August 3: Sazzy Brass
sponsored by Geissler's Supermarkets, Dr. Steven Farley DDS and Johnson, Dowe, Brown & Barbarotta

Sazzy Brass led by Rosemarie Roy (trombone) & Dawn Zukowski (trumpet) are Windsor High band alumni. This female led group puts a creative spin on some of your favorite jazz standards/Rhythm and Blues and features Hartford area jazz guests, Linda Ransom vocals, Alvin Carter Jr, Kris Jensen, Mary DiPaola, Matt Dwonzyk, Tony Davis. So come soak up the sun and enjoy the sweet tunes of Sazzy Brass!

August 17: Rock Solid Alibi
sponsored by Grimshaw Tree Service, Jordan Dental Group and Windsor Education Foundation

Connecticut's newest power trio playing Rock & Roll, straight up, in a dirty glass.

August 10 22: Nekita Waller
sponsored by the Joyce and Dick Armstrong & Windsor Historical Society

*** Joyce and Dick Armstrong will be collecting non-perishable food items and cash donations for the Windsor Food Bank! ***
Nekita's live music repertoire includes, pop, Motown, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Tower to Power, Bruno Mars, Michael Jackson, Classic Rock, R&B, Pop, Gospel, Country, and originals. Those who support and enjoy her music are as diverse as the music Nekita performs. From young to old, of all backgrounds, Nekita moves, entertains, and connects with all who listen.

August 24: Disco Dyn-O-Myte Review
sponsored by Sharon Dillon, Berkshire Hathaway

C'mon out and party with us!
"This concert is my way of demonstrating my true gratitude to each and every one of you. All my best" - Sharon

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