2015 Sounds of Summer Concert Series


Call for Bands

Deadline - March 1




Holden's summer concert series returns, showcasing local bands performing in our beautiful gardens. Now in its sixth year, the Garden Concert Settings pairs great music by local artists with the the great beauty of Holden's gardens. We're looking for local bands interested in performing this summer.


The outdoor concert series will start on Tuesday, July 21 and continue every Tuesday through Aug. 25. All concerts start at 7:30pm and run until 8:30pm. Concerts are free for members and included with a $5 after 5pm admission charge for nonmembers. These concerts are designed to promote awareness of The Holden Arboretum and provide local bands with the opportunity to showcase their talents in a beautiful setting. Bands are responsible for their own sound and public address equipment. Holden will provide electrical services. In the event of rain, concerts will be held in the Warren H. Corning Visitor Center.


Bands selected to perform receive $400 for their performance. All musical genres are encouraged to apply.


The deadline for submission is March 1, with the selected bands being notified on April 1.


Download an application.