'Saturday In The Park' Postponed Due To Weather

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Alert: Event postponed due to potential weather conditions with Tropical Storm Karen.

The event is to be rescheduled at later date.

Press Release: Tallahassee Downtown Improvement Authority

For Planning Purposes
Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Curt Reilly, 850.559.4277


FSU Jazz Faculty Sextet to Headline the “Saturday in the Park” October Concert Event Hosted by the Downtown Tallahassee Business Association & Tallahassee Downtown Improvement Authority

Tallahassee, Fla. – The Downtown Tallahassee Business Association (DTBA) and the Tallahassee Downtown Improvement Authority (TDIA) will host the seventh concert in their 2013 “Saturday in the Park” Concert Series on Saturday, October 5, 2013, from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. EDT in Ponce de Leon Park, Tallahassee. Headlining this month’s event will be the FSU Jazz Faculty Sextet. The “Saturday in the Park” Concert Series is free and open to the public.

The Florida State University (FSU) Jazz Faculty Sextet is comprised of fulltime, tenured professors in the College of Music. Each brings a unique perspective to the musical group giving this team a personality of its own. This band plays early jazz through modern music and includes Professor William “Bill” Kennedy on saxophone, Professor William “Bill” Peterson on piano, Professor Rodney Jordan on bass, Professor Williams “Scotty” Barnhart on trumpet, Professor Paul McKee on trombone and Professor Leon Anderson on drums.


Event: FSU Jazz Faculty Sextet to Perform at the 2013 “Saturday in the Park” Concert Series

Date: Saturday, October 5, 2013

Time: 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. EDT

Location: Ponce de Leon Park
West Park Ave., Tallahassee, Fla.

Note: The concert series is free and open to the public. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome. Great food and drinks from area food trucks, restaurants and businesses will be available for purchase.

For a complete list of events for the 2013 “Saturday in the Park” Concert Series, please see tentative schedule detailed below:

Dates Performers
October 5 FSU Jazz Faculty Group
November 9 Downtown Tallahassee Music Festival

Joining the DTBA and the TDIA in sponsoring the 2013 “Saturday in the Park” Concert Series is the City of Tallahassee and their Parks and Recreation Department; Tallahassee Magazine; WTXL-TV ABC 27 Tallahassee; Bascom Communications & Consulting, LLC; Tallahassee Democrat; Cumulus Radio Tallahassee; Putt-R-There; Eubanks, Barrett, Fasig & Brooks; Hopping Green & Sams; Mainline Information Systems; Summit Group Commercial Properties; Clyde’s and Costello’s; Adams St. Advocates; and Goose Island Beer.

For more information on the 2013 “Saturday in the Park” Concert Series, please contact TallahasseeSaturdayInThePark@gmail.com or Curt Reilly at 850.559.4277. We also invite you to ‘join’ our public event on Facebook at FB.com/TallahasseeSaturdayInThePark.

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