2015 Sounds of Summer Concert Series


7pm, Tuesdays, July 21 through Aug. 25. 



Join us for Holden’s sixth annual Summer Garden Concert series, featuring great performances by local bands and performers from the Cleveland Institute of Music (CIM).


Guests are encouraged to bring a picnic or purchase something to eat from our concert caterer, Culinaire Pavane. Menus for each concert will be posted here before the performance. Due to the requirements of Holden’s liquor license, no alcoholic beverages may be brought on to the grounds by visitors. Holden will provide a cash bar with beer, wine and soft drinks each week.


This year's performances include:


  • July 21 - North Coast Winds - CIM performance
  • July 28 - Spyder Stompers and Sugar Pie - Pre-war country blues
  • Aug. 4 - Jazz Quartet - CIMusic performance
  • Aug. 11 - Brian Henke - fingerstyle guitar, singer/songwriter
  • Aug. 18 - Erie Heights Brass Ensemble - brass, popular
  • Aug. 25 - violinist Jinjoo Cho and pianist Hyun Soo Kim - CIM performance


Menu for Tuesday, July 28

  • “Cool Jazz” Crab Cakes with Roasted Pepper Aioli & “Bosa Nova” Salsa, $7
  • “Swing time” Steak Sandwich with Peppers & Onions ~ Horseradish Sauce, $7
  • “Jump ‘n Jive” Jambalaya with Andouille Sausage, Seasoned Chicken, Beans and Rice ~ Served with Cornbread, $7
  • Assorted Cheeses & Seasonal Fruit Platter with Crackers, $6
  • Jazz-berry & Lemon Sponge-Cake Parfait with Crème, $5
  • Artisan Bottled Water and Iced Tea, $1 


In the event of rain, concerts will be held in the Warren H. Corning Visitor Center.