Concert lineup spans the decades
Music by the Lake has announced its concert lineup for this year. This annual summer festival features weekend concerts June 28 through Aug. 17 in the Ferro Pavilion on the shores of Geneva Lake in Williams Bay.
Tickets went on sale May 1, featuring six artists making their debut at the event. There is a range of musical genres including contemporary, children's music, classic rock and swing. The weekend summer series features performances spanning the decades from the 1940s boogie-woogie era to today.
The concert series includes The Beach Boys; Blood, Sweat & Tears with Bo Bice; a Beatles 50th anniversary celebration with tribute band BritBeat; children's recording artist Laurie Berkner; music of Elton John and Billy Joel in Jim Witter's “Piano Men” and the Andrews Sisters-inspired singing troupe Ladies for Liberty.
Music by the Lake is presented in an open-air setting on Wisconsin's Geneva Lake. Summer concerts are held in the Ferro Pavilion on the campus of George Williams College of Aurora University. Visit MusicByTheLake.com for more information.
• Saturday, June 28, 7:30 p.m.
Blood, Sweat & Tears with Bo Bice — Tickets: Reserved $100-$80, terrace $50, lawn $25. Campus opens at 6 p.m.
• Saturday, July 19, 7:30 p.m.
“The Beatles 50th Anniversary”
BritBeat, America's Premier Tribute Band to The Beatles — Tickets: Reserved $85-$65, terrace $45, lawn $20. Campus opens at 6 p.m.
• Sunday, July 27, 4 p.m.
Laurie Berkner Solo: The You and Me Tour. Tickets: Adults $25, children $15 (age 4 to 10), children 3 years and under admitted free. Campus opens at 2:30 p.m.
• Saturday, Aug. 2, 7:30 p.m.
Jim Witter's Piano Men: A Musical Journey through the 1970s featuring the music of Elton John and Billy Joel. Tickets: Reserved $75-60, terrace $40,lawn $20. Campus opens at 6 p.m.
• Saturday, Aug. 9, 7:30 p.m.
The Beach Boys
Tickets: Reserved $100-$80, terrace $50, lawn $25. Campus opens at 6 p.m.
• Saturday, Aug. 17, 4 p.m.
“A trip through the melodies of the 1940s”
Ladies for Liberty
The All-Star SUPERband *
Tickets: Reserved $55-$25. No lawn sales. Campus opens at 2:30 p.m.