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ARTIST LINEUP FOR LEVITT AMP GREENSBORO ANNOUNCED

Greensboro-Graphic-for-Online_2017-Levitt-AMP.pngStarting June 3 with Vanessa Ferguson, a top ten finalist on The Voice and powerful jazz singer, the Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series will present 10 weeks of free, live music in Jimmie I. Barber Park—attracting residents to the once underused yet expansive park, and bringing the city’s diverse populations together to enjoy a broad range of musical styles. See the full lineup, featuring Anne-Claire and the Wild Mystics, Cheick Hamala Diabate, The Poetry Cafe and more.

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ARTIST LINEUP FOR LEVITT AMP UTICA ANNOUNCED

Utica_Graphic_for_Online_2017_Levitt_AMP.pngStarting July 3 with Lao Tizer, a contemporary jazz keyboardist and composer, the Levitt AMP Utica Music Series will present 10 weeks of free, live music in Kopernik Park—fueling the city’s social, physical and financial resurgence by bringing together its diverse local and refugee residents to reenergize an underutilized gathering space. See the full lineup, featuring Rolling Nectar, HuDost, Matuto and more.

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Artist Lineup for Levitt AMP Carson City Announced

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Starting June 23 with jazzy swing band Big Bad VooDoo Daddy, the Levitt AMP Carson City Music Series will once again elevate the Brewery Arts Center’s existing summer concert series, filling the Minnesota Street Stage with free, live music and transforming an underused street in the heart of downtown Carson City’s Historic District into a vibrant gathering place for the surrounding community. See the full lineup including Young Dubliners, Thee Commons, Guitar Shorty and more.

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Artist Lineup for Levitt AMP Stevens Point Announced

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Starting June 1 with blues veteran Peter Karp, The Levitt AMP Stevens Point Music Series will inject new life into Pfiffner Park—a historically rich green space along the Wisconsin River. With the aim to strengthen the local community, The Levitt AMP Stevens Point Music Series will create a thriving city center that welcomes people of all walks of life to experience the cultural scene in the historic neighborhoods surrounding the city’s core. See the full lineup, featuring Johnnyswim, Radio Jarocho, The Dirty Banks and more.

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Artist Lineup for Levitt AMP Santa Fe Announced

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Starting May 27 with renowned indie rockers Surfer Blood, The Levitt AMP Santa Fe Music Series bring momentum to the revitalization efforts put into motion by the existing AMP Concerts series at The Santa Fe Railyard—a centrally-located community gathering space built in the midst of the city’s historic Santa Fe Railyard—positioning the iconic outdoor space’s existing concert series to reach its potential by elevating the mix of talent presented, connecting the city’s diverse communities and increasing civic pride. See the full lineup, including The Meat Puppets, Los Hacheros, The Iguanas and more. 

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Artist Lineup for Levitt AMP Ocala Announced

Ocala_Graphic_for_Online_2017_Levitt_AMP.pngStarting May 19 with Beebs & Her Money Makers, a funky ska outfit, The Levitt AMP Ocala Music Series will breathe new life into Webb Field at the Ocala Martin Luther King Jr. Recreational Complex—an underused space located in the once-thriving neighborhood of West Ocala. Local residents and visitors from nearby areas will enjoy free music in West Ocala and build awareness of the neighborhood’s rich history and ongoing revitalization efforts. See the full lineup, including Boukou Groove, Banditos, Harold Melvin's Blue Notes and more. 

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Artist Lineup for Levitt AMP Denison Announced

100x100_Denison-Graphic-for-AMP-blog.pngStarting May 26 with Brave Combo, a rock band influenced by Polka and World Beat, the Levitt AMP Denison Music Series will present 10 weeks of free, live music in Heritage Park — revitalizing downtown Denison and strengthening the city’s social and economic fabric by celebrating inclusivity, engagement and accessibility through music. See the full lineup, featuring Sean McConnell, Ally Venable, Flow Tribe and more. 

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Artist Lineup for Levitt AMP Jacksonville Announced

Jacksonville-Graphic-for-Print_2017-Levitt-AMP_100x100.pngStarting June 2 with the Vandoliers, an alt-country band with punk roots, the Levitt AMP Jacksonville Music Series will present 10 weeks of free, live music in Central Park—fueling the city’s efforts to revitalize the formerly neglected historic central business district and bringing the joy of free, live music back to Central Park. See the full lineup, featuring Dirty Revival, Curley Taylor, Marquise Knox and more.

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Winners Announced for the 2017 Levitt AMP [Your City] Grant Awards

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Today, the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation awarded $375,000 in matching grants to 15 nonprofits serving small to mid-sized towns and cities across America to produce free outdoor concerts, as part of the third annual Levitt AMP [Your City] Grant Awards. Reflecting the Levitt Foundation’s commitment to creative placemaking projects generating community support, once again the Foundation opened the AMP selection process to the public to choose the top 25 finalists.

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Announcing the 2017 Levitt AMP finalists!

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THANK YOU FOR VOTING FOR LEVITT AMP!

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