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Posted on: July 8, 2014

[ARCHIVED] Free Lunch Concert at Centennial Plaza

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Folk music will fill Centennial Plaza this Friday during a free lunchtime concert presented by City of Midland Parks and Recreation Division.

The E-Flat Porch Band will present an educational and entertaining introduction to folk music on Friday, July11 starting at noon. Midlanders are invited to attend the free concert and enjoy the E-Flatters’ homage to many Texas musicians who have had an important role in influencing music trends everywhere.

A “typical” set by the band includes a mixture of traditional country blues tunes including songs by Texas blues artists Mance Lipscomb and Lightnin’ Hopkins, Woody Guthrie tunes such as “Do Re Mi,” folk tunes, and classic jazz and swing tunes. The musicians are also songwriters and will perform their own tunes as well.

The free concert is possible through a grant from and the Midland County Library.

For more information please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 432-685-7355 or contact Assistant Parks and Recreation Manager Andy Cedillo at 432-685-7381.


Media Contact: Assistant Parks and Recreation Manager Andy Cedillo

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