Marion Cultural Alliance
June 15 - August 17, 2018
*2017 Levitt AMP Winner
The Levitt AMP Ocala Music Series returned for a second year in a row and once again elevated the Webb Field at the Ocala Martin Luther King Jr. Recreational Complex—an underused space located in the once-thriving neighborhood of West Ocala—capitalizing upon the momentum built the previous year, and bringing awareness to the neighborhood’s rich history and ongoing revitalization efforts, while providing a dynamic space for the community to come together.
Friday, June 22, 2018 at 7:30pm
New York City’s first and only all-female mariachi group, GRAMMY Award-winning ensemble Flor de Toloache, is pushing genre boundaries and getting concertgoers dancing with their fresh, versatile take on traditional Mexican music.
With opening act Alex and Jenny Duo at 6pm
Friday, July 20, 2018 at 7:30pm
GRAMMY-nominated 12-piece salsa phenomenon Orchestra Fuego is igniting dance floors across the nation with high-energy performances that combine red-hot original songs and invigorating new arrangements of time-honored favorites.
With opening act Eduardo Fuentes at 6pm.
Friday, July 27, 2018 at 7:30pm
Retro-soul artist LaTasha Lee and her band The BlackTies treat audiences to feel-good smooth grooves with funky basslines and unbridled, powerful vocals that lift the spirit and sooth the soul.
With opening act Ecliff Telford at 6pm.
Friday, August 03, 2018 at 7:30pm
With warm, soulful music flowing through his veins, Gedeon Luke’s velvet vocals and driving, uplifting grooves are infused with the grit of rock ‘n’ roll and the fervor of gospel, keeping concertgoers coming back for more.
With opening act Shema Shine at 6pm.
Friday, August 10, 2018 at 7:30pm
Genre-defying Squirrel Nut Zippers unlocks the secrets of old world jazz while weaving in Klezmer, blues, Americana and contemporary styles for a playful, eclectic and danceable take on swing revival that’s fun for all.
With opening act Miranda Madison at 6pm.