Frankfort Library Announces 2019-2020 Concert Music Series

The Frankfort Community Public Library has announced  there will be four music concerts in this year’s 2019-2020 Concert Series. The following is information about those who are performing in the Skanta Theatre:

Friction Farm

The 27th year for the concert series will kick off on November 9 at 2 p.m.  This concert featuring Friction Farm will take place during the Friends of the Library 39th Annual Fine Art Exhibition & Sale. Modern-folk duo Friction Farm is a husband and wife team from Greenville, South Carolina. Aidan Quinn and Christine Stay combine storytelling, social commentary and humor to create songs of everyday life, local heroes, and quirky observations. From ballads to anthems each song is filled with harmony and hope.

Kennedy’s Kitchen

Kennedy’s Kitchen will be gracing the Skanta stage again on January 18, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.  Their music is rooted in traditional Irish Music, jigs, reels, hornpipes, recitations, stories, and songs…..adding their own compositions along the way.

Lafayette Symphony Orchestra (9 piece Brass Band)

The third of the series will be the Lafayette Symphony Orchestra bringing their 9 piece brass band on March 7, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.  The idea for the Lafayette Symphony Orchestra was hatched in 1949 and in the 70 years since the inception of the Orchestra, the organization has grown immensely. Their home is the Long Center for Performing Arts in Lafayette, IN.

Mickey James & the Queen City Crew

Mickey James & The Queen City Crew will perform on May 9, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. The 6-piece Queen City Crew is based out of Cincinnati, Ohio. They will provide the perfect combination of Classic and Contemporary Swing, Jazz, R&B, Blues, Rock & Roll, and many other styles.

TICKET INFORMATION

Series tickets will go on sale October 21 and will be priced at $40 for all four concerts.  Individual tickets will go on sale October 28 and will be priced at $13 apiece, the season tickets will still be available to purchase up to the day of the first concert.

Sponsors

Thank you to the following sponsors:  Encompass Credit Union, The Farmers Bank, Bailey Trucking, Elaine Moon (in memory of Jeff Moon) and the Friends of the Frankfort Library.

We are still looking for sponsors for the 2019-2020 Friends Concert Series.  Any individual or business sponsoring $50 or more will be included in all our promotional material.  Checks can be made to The Friends of the Frankfort Library.  If you have any questions please contact Jamie Anderson at janderson@myfcpl.org or call the library at 765-654-8746.