Levitt AMP
Greensboro | North Carolina



June 3 - August 5, 2017

*2016 Levitt AMP winner

The Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series will return for the second year, attracting residents to the once underused yet expansive Jimmie I. Barber Park in East Greensboro, and bringing the city’s diverse populations together to enjoy a broad range of musical styles. 

Presented by ArtsGreensboro, a nonprofit catalyst for innovation that supports Greensboro’s arts scene through grants, marketing support and other impactful initiatives and services.

For updates due to weather and more information, visit ArtsGreensboro's website, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or call 336-373-7523.

Past Events

Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 6pm

Vanessa Ferguson

This Greensboro native and Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series alum was once a top ten finalist on The Voice, and is known for her jazz-inflected, dynamic and powerful voice.

With openers R'Mone Entonio and Nishah DiMeo.

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Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 6pm

Marco Benevento

This artist's critically acclaimed, effervescent pop tunes, combining slick disco, synth and dance rock genres, have taken the stage at Pickathon, Carnegie Hall and Treefort Festival, among other locations.

With opening act Elemeno.

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Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 6pm

Orquesta GarDel

The thirteen-member lineup replicates the format of a classic Nuyorican salsa dura ensemble – a full deck of horn players, percussionists, and coro singers - bringing you the unique flavors of cumbia, merengue and salsa.

With opening act La Nueva Generacion X.

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Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 6pm

Buckwheat Zydeco's Ils Sont Partis Band

This GRAMMY-winning band is an instantly recognizable name in zydeco, which marries Cajun, blues and rock genres to represent the musical diversity of Louisiana.

With opening act The Bulltown Strutters.

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Saturday, July 01, 2017 at 6pm

Greensboro's Tribute to STAX Records

Join Levitt AMP Greensboro for a night of celebrating the classic, evergreen catalog of soul music's legendary record label, with some of the most talented musicians in town.

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Saturday, July 08, 2017 at 6pm

Phil Cook and the Guitarheels

Having collaborated with some big names in contemporary folk and rock, The Guitarheels' thrilling incorporation of blues, soul, gospel and roots music is what sets them apart.

With opening act The Ends.

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Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 6pm


Expect both lyrical, personal songwriting and a soulful sensibility from this young, upcoming singer.

With opening act SunQueen Kelcey.

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Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 6pm

Cheick Hamala Diabate

One of the world's masters of the Ngoni, a traditional stringed instrument from Mali, Diabate's internationally recognized, virtuosic and highly danceable West African music is a must-listen.

With opening act Suah African Dance Theater.

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Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 6pm

Melva Houston and Roy Roberts

These jazz and blues veterans have had successful careers with entities like STAX Records, Jimmy Reed and NinaAndy, Nina Simone's record label - to name a few.

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Saturday, August 05, 2017 at 6pm

The Poetry Cafe

Enjoy a night of The Poetry Café’s finely-curated cast of poets and musicians with live musical sets by Greensboro’s Tanya Ross and the nationally recognized spoken word poet Moses West of Jacksonville, Florida.

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