From the blog of Sierra FoodWineArt magazine:
Singer-songwriter Don McLean, best known for the 1971 album “American Pie,” will perform on June 28, and singer-songwriter Judy Collins, known for singing Sondheim’s “Send in the Clowns,” will perform on June 30.
Both concerts are at Western Gateway Park in Penn Valley, a new venue for MIM.
Here’s the lineup:
Wednesday, June 22 at 3 p.m.: Mendelssohn Violin Concerto (Amaral Center at Nevada County Fairgrounds). This will include a performance by violinist Ray Anthony Trujillo.
Friday, June 24 at 8:15 p.m.: The Planets Under the Stars (Western Gateway Park)
Saturday, June 25 at 8:15 p.m.: Music of the Stage & Screen (Western Gateway Park). This includes Broadway and Hollywood hits.
Sunday, June 26 at 3 p.m.: Mozart Recital — Konstantin Soukhovetsky (Amaral Center). This includes music from harpist Sage Po, the new assistant director of MIM’s youth orchestra. She performed at the preview event.
Tuesday, June 28 at 3 p.m.: Seductive Strings (Amaral Center)
Tuesday, June 28 at 8:15 p.m.: Don McClean (Western Gateway Park)
Wednesday, June 29 at 8:15 p.m.: Dvorak & The Americans (Western Gateway Park). The MIM Chorus is performing.
Thursday, June 30 at 8:15 p.m.: An Evening with Judy Collins (Western Gateway Park). The MIM string quartet will join her.
Friday, July 1 at 8:15 p.m.: Russian Spectacular (Western Gateway Park). This includes music from Russian composers.
Saturday, July 2 at 8:15 p.m.: Pet Sounds (Western Gateway Park). This is a Beach Boys’ tribute.
Sunday, July 3 at 8:15 p.m.: Happy Birthday USA (Western Gateway Park). MIM artistic director Pete Nowlen is the conductor. For more information, visit MusicinTheMountains.org.