Morgan Park Summer Music Festival presents a tribute to Dave Matthews by Big Eyed Phish on Sunday, Aug. 21.The concert, which is free to the public, begins at 7:30 p.m. and is sponsored by the organization’s Golden Benefactors: Nancy and Sandy Epstein, In Memory of Thomas Salvadore and the Trustees of Morgan Park.
Big Eyed Phish, a seven-piece David Matthews tribute band, has performed throughout the Northeast at festivals, resorts, casinos and live music venues, presenting an authentic homage to one of the best rock/jazz fusion bands of all time. Members of Big Eyed Phish include Brandon DePaul (Dave), lead vocals and guitar; Jimmy Grillo (Carter), drums; Dan Merkey (Jeff/LeRoi), sax, backup vocals, cowbell; Shawn Rotolo (Stefan), bass; Mike Hoeschlele (Boyd), violin, harmonica, backup vocals; Brian Dudiak (Butch), keyboards; and Jon Sheffer (Tim), lead guitar.
Head down to Morgan Park and enjoy this very special evening of music under the stars. Bring a blanket or chairs and picnic if you wish. Children are welcome. Morgan Park is located on Germaine Street at the end of Landing Road in Glen Cove. In the event of rain, the concert will be held in St. Patrick’s Parish Hall, Pearsall Avenue, Glen Cove. For further information, call 516-671-0017, email firstname.lastname@example.org, visit www.morganparkmusic.org or find Morgan Park Summer Music Festival on Facebook.
Morgan Park Summer Music Festival is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization that has been providing free concerts in the park for 57 years. The shows are completely funded through the generous donations that are received from businesses and individuals. Taxpayer money is not asked for nor received to bring this high caliber talent to the festival.