NEW JERSEY: Essex County Summer Concert Series


    Riverfront Park

    Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites the public to visit the Essex County Park System and enjoy the 2014 Essex County Free SummerMusic Concert Series. Upcoming events include performances by Jose Chavarria, the David Cedeno Orchestra and the Garden State Concert Band.

    The Garden State Concert Band

    The Garden State Concert Band is dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the heritage of the American Concert Band. The band will perform on Friday, August 9, at 7 pm, at Essex County Eagle Rock Reservation, Eagle Rock Avenue, West Orange, NJ.

    Jose Chavarria

    The 2014 Essex County Free SummerMusic Concert Series continues with Jose Chavarria taking the stage at Essex County Riverfront Park. It will be held on Tuesday, August 12, at 7 pm at Essex County Riverfront Park, Raymond Boulevard and Brill Street, Newark, NJ.

    David Cedeno Orchestra

    The David Cedeno Orchestra plays a large variety of music including Latin salsa, Latin jazz, merengue, ballads, waltz and, most of all, Cedeno’s specialty of performing songs from 1950s in a Latin salsa beat with English words. The David Cedeno Orchestra will perform on Wednesday, August 13, at 7 pm, at Essex County Riverbank Park, Market Street and Somme Street, Newark, NJ.

    Concerts are held at accessible sites. Persons who require special accommodations or assistance are asked to call at least two weeks prior to the concert to alert staff as to their needs. Admission to the concerts is free.

    For more information, please call the Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs at 973-239-2485.