Gazebo Nights Summer Performance Series features live performances every night of June, July, and August. Performances take place in the white gazebo near Gold Rush town in Pioneer Park and are FREE to attend. If there is rain, sometimes performances will take place indoors in the Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts. (If there is a cancellation, if possible we will post on our Fairbanks Arts Facebook page as soon as we know).
August 2017 Performance Schedule
Sundays: August 6, 13, 20, 27 – Steve Moore
Standards and Country Rock
Mondays: August 7, 14, 21, 28 – Jean McDermott
Fiddling, singing, and other stringed instruments.
Jean McDermott has been playing violin since she was 9, thanks to music program in elementary school. She now teaches a variety of stringed instruments at her studio, Tartan Tundra Music. Ole, her Norwegian Elkhound, assists. While she is known for playing Celtic music, Jean plays Russian, Scandinavian, Cajun and other styles as well. She would love to start a ska band.
Tuesdays: August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 – Amanda Bent
Jazz, Blues, and Folk
Wednesdays: August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 – Kit Carson
Guitarist and singer. 32 years in Alaska. Solo performer and band leader. Blues Country. RnR. Jazz. Bluegrass. “I always strive to make everyone happy with songs they know and love.”
Thursdays: August 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 – Theresa Bauer
Variety and Originals
Fridays: August 4, 11, 25 – The De Anne and Eric Fiasco
This acoustic duo offers a mix of blues, folk, and rock and roll.
Friday: August 18 – Martin Miller
Come listen to a good yarn and maybe a tall tale or two.
Saturdays: August 5, 12, 19, 26 – The Warblers
Blues, Folk, Country, Jazz, and Occassional Homegrown Songs
The Warblers are a group of musicians who enjoy playing. Currently we are Gary Bender (guitar), Ellen Mannion (mandolin), Steve Heckman (bass & double tenor guitar), and Jim Weymiller (guitar & mandolin). We play old jazz, folk, blues, country, and originals. You can listen to examples of our music online.