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Contact: Deb Litman
Levitt AMP Cumberland Music Series kicks off June 1 with Blair Crimmins & the Hookers
CUMBERLAND—The Allegany Arts Council is thrilled to announce the lineup for the 2023 Levitt AMP Cumberland Music Series that will take place on the Festival Grounds at Canal Place each Thursday at 6:30PM from June 1-August 3, 2023. Launching with a performance by ragtime-fusion act Blair Crimmins & the Hookers, the roster of acts includes everything from Dixieland jazz, to a world guitar ensemble, to a classic soul singer. All performances will be family-friendly and attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, picnic blankets, and food and beverages to enjoy the show. Concerts are free to the public and all are invited to attend. The concert schedule is as follows:
June 1: Blair Crimmins & The Hookers
June 8: Sugar Lime Blue
June 15: Shamarr Allen & The Underdawgs
June 22: Incendio
June 29: Driftwood
July 6: TBD
July 13: Special EFX featuring Chieli Minucci
July 20: Six One Five Collective
July 27: Morgan James
August 3: Jessica Lynn
The Levitt AMP Cumberland Music Series is supported in part by the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation, which partners with towns and cities across America to activate underused public spaces through the power of free live music, creating welcoming, inclusive destinations. Presenting a broad array of music genres and cultural programming, Levitt venues and concert sites are community anchors where families, friends and neighbors of all ages and backgrounds come together. Learn more at levitt.org.
Partners for the series also include Frostburg State University, Allegany County—The Mountainside of Maryland, Allegany County, the City of Cumberland, Canal Place Preservation Development Authority, and the Cumberland Arts & Entertainment District.