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Summer Concerts 2017
Kiwanis Summer Concerts are held at
Chester Township Park Gazebo
   on WEDNESDAY evenings from 7:00 - 9:00 PM.
starting July 12th and ending August 16th

In case of rain ,
the concert will be moved indoors to
Mayfield Church
(southwest corner of Caves and Mayfield roads)

These concerts are sponsored by
 West Geauga Kiwanis

Donations from the public are welcomed and should be sent to:
WG Kiwanis
Attn. Dave Grenier
P.O. Box 553
Chesterland, Ohio 44026

(please indicate that the donations are to support the concerts!)

2017 Schedule

07/12/2017 Lenny Russo Band 

    The Lenny Russo Band is a popular favorite returning to our bandstand again this year,  They create a celebration air with a broad and varied repertoire of happy music.  This well rehearsed group of accomplished musicians mixes humor into their selections from Swing, Dixieland, and Latin Favorites.

07/19/2017  Dan Zola Orchestra

    This orchestra is a nineteen piece big band steeped in the tradition of famous swing and dance bands.  Count Basie, Glen Miller, Benny Goodman, Les Brown, Harry James, Duke Ellington and Frank Sinatra are just of the sampling of the many authentic sounds featured.  Whether it's Swing, Latin,Waltzes or Fox Trots, this band has the arrangements that bring back the nostalgia of the big band era.  The featured vocalist, Dianne Palmer, recreates the great vocals of Ella Fitzgerald, Anita O'Day, Helen Ward, Doris Day and a host of others.

07/26/2017   Clear Fork Bluegrass Quartet
    Paul Kovac, who has headed this acclaimed group for over twenty-five years, is a well known musician and teacher.  This four piece acoustic band plays Bluegrass, Acoustic Country Music, hot instrumentals on fiddle, banjo and mandolin,  Americana and more.  The line-up brings together Northeast Ohio's finest and most experienced acoustic musicians and singers for a night of fun, Bluegrass style.

08/02/2017  Don Disantis Orchestra

    This group of professional musicians and music educators has a broad repertoire including show tunes, pop hits to rock. Their leader, Don Sisantis, was voculist for the Harry Hershey Orchestra singing many pop tunes in the Frank Sinatra style. They are all veterans of of pit bands for many stage productions. Individually they have played with the Cleveland Browns sideline big band, Cleveland Orchestra, Cleveland Pops Orchestra to name just a few. Among others they have performed with are Paul Anka,  Jack Jones, Natalie Cole, Johnny Mathis, Jerry Lewis and Perry Como as well as many others. We welcome them to Chesterland.


08/09/2017         Don Wojtila Band

    This group of professional musicians play a wide variety of musical selections and are well known in the Cleveland ethnic community for their polkas.  Christine Hibbs, the vocalist and a Chesterland resident, has won numerous awards.  Individually and as a group they have performed throughout the country and have made a number of recordings.

08/16/2017         Prime Time Big Band     

    This band is well known throughout Northeast Ohio having performed in hundreds of professional venues from city park concerts to the main stage at Blossom Music Center. This group is composed of eighteen accomplished musicians plus both a male and female vocalist. They provide the perfect blend of music from the best Swing, Jazz and Big Bands.  Primetime provides a fun filled evening of toe tapping entertainment.

CHESTER PARK is a 5 acre park located on the northeast corner of Chillicothe Road (Route 306)
 and Mayfield Road (Route 322) in Chesterland, Ohio 44026