July 30th Free Levitt AMP Lineup
See the impressive lineup for tonights free Levitt AMP Concert Series.
The Levitt AMP Concert Series takes place at Kopernik Park located at 317 Genessee Street (stage in DeSales parking lot) in Utica every Monday night rain for shine. Thank You to the Season Sponsor Empire Recycling, and tonight's partner the Mohawk Valley Latino Association.
Headlining Act: Flo De Toloache ~ Female Mariachi Band
New York City’s first and only all-female mariachi group, GRAMMY Award-winning ensemble Flor de Toloache will take the stage at 7:30. Watch them push genre boundaries and get concertgoers dancing with their fresh, versatile take on traditional Mexican music.
Like the legendary Toloache flower used in Mexico today as a love potion, the ladies of Flor de Toloache cast a spell over their audiences with soaring vocals and physical elegance...Nominated for a Latin Grammy in the Best Ranchera Album category for their self-produced debut album Mariachi Flor De Toloache, they have graced international stages from Asia to Europe and the U.S., recently supporting Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys new side-project, The Arcs. A promising career lies ahead for these graceful starlets. [Facebook]
Opener: Opus Black
Opus Black opens the Levitt AMP concert at 6 pm tonight.
You may think these ladies are an average run of the mill traditional string quartet, but they're not. They're a powerhouse of contemporary music! You'll see them push classical instruments to new levels! Opus Black String Quartet currently plays music from Beyonce to Led Zeppelin. Their mission is to inspire musicians and to share their vast musical repertoire on traditional string instruments. All four women from Verona, perform using black carbon fiber instruments. [Facebook]
Intermission act: Ritmo Caribeno – a youth dance group from the Mohawk Valley Latino Association and Latino business owners from the Oneida Square area will come together to meet the audience.
Pack a picnic or purchase your dinner there and enjoy a free beautiful music filled evening with your family and friends.