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Image of the band Rightly Noted pictured with their instruments including; a banjo, a string base, a guitar, and a dobro.

Solar Concert Series 2017

Featured Programs & Events

August 2, 2017

Enjoy free live music outside in the sunshine at Buhl Community Park at Allegheny Square. Bring your lunch and enjoy family-friendly concerts on a solar-powered sound system Wednesdays at 12:15 p.m. in July and August. This year's lineup and links where you can learn more about each artist/band:

  • July 5 - The Telephone Line - a Pittsburgh based rock band where soul meets pop, driven by powerhouse vocals and vintage organ vibes
  • July 12 - Jenn Gooch - Old time fiddlin' and stompin', hollerin' and strummin'
  • July 19 - Jeremy Caywood - A dynamic vocalist who has been writing music since a young age, Jeremy is a Pittsburgh native, proud to share his music with all listeners
  • July 26 - Buffalo Rose - Folk and Soulgrass from Pittsburgh, PA
  • August 2 - The Lone Pines - The Lone Pines aim to create authentic music that is both relatable on a personal level and enjoyable to listen to
  • August 9 - Rightly Noted - Acoustic Americana, bluegrass, folk and country blues; songs you forgot you liked.
  • August 16 - Boilermaker Jazz Band - The hot and swinging sounds of the Jazz Age
  • August 23 - Squirrel Hillbillies - From deep within the urban forest of Pittsburgh's East End, the Squirrel Hillbillies often emerge to share their eclectic mix of folk, country and blues
  • August 30 - Miguel's Mariachi Fiesta - A Mariachi duo

The 10th Annual Solar Concert Series is a project of The Saturday Light Brigade and Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh and is brought to you in part by Mass Mutual Pittsburgh.

See video of past concerts and learn more details!