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For Planning Purposes Friday, May 31, 2013 Contact Curt Reilly, 850.559.

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The Lindsey Sarjeant Group to Headline the Saturday in the Park June Concert Event Hosted by the Downtown Tallahassee Business Association & Tallahassee Downtown Improvement Authority
Tallahassee, Fla. The Downtown Tallahassee Business Association (DTBA) and the Tallahassee Downtown Improvement Authority (TDIA) will host its third jazz concert in its 2013 Saturday in the Park Concert Series tomorrow, Saturday, June 1, 2013, from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. EDT in Ponce de Leon Park, Tallahassee. Headlining this months event will be the Lindsey Sarjeant Group. The Saturday in the Park Concert Series is free and open to the public. Lindsey Sarjeant is a Florida A&M University (FAMU) professor of Music, director of Jazz Studies program, as well as director of Jazz Ensemble and music arranger for the famous Marching 100 Band, Symphonic Band and Jazz Ensemble. Sarjeant is a brilliant jazz pianist, composer, jazz lecturer and historian, adjudicator and jazz keyboard clinician. Tours include Europe with FAMU Jazz Ensemble in Paris, Monteux, Amsterdam and Brienz, as well as touring with Pam Laws in the Soviet Union. Sarjeant will forever be known in history for his work with the world famous McDonalds All-American High School Jazz Band and the famous sound of the Marching 100. ALL INTERESTED MEDIA ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND: Event: The Lindsey Sarjeant Group to Perform at the 2013 Saturday in the Park Concert Series Saturday, June 1, 2013 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. EDT Ponce De Leon Park West Park Ave, Tallahassee, Fla.

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PAGE 2: SATURDAY IN THE PARK CONCERT SERIES Note: The concert series is free and open to the public. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome. Great food and drinks from area food trucks, restaurants and businesses will be available for purchase.

For a complete list of events for the 2013 Saturday in the Park Concert Series, please see tentative schedule detailed below: Dates June 1 July 6 August 3 September 7 October 5 November 9 Performers The Lindsey Sarjeant Group Cari Kindl The Scott Campbell Group Scotty Barnhart FSU Jazz Faculty Group Downtown Tallahassee Music Festival

Joining the DTBA and the TDIA in sponsoring the 2013 Saturday in the Park Concert Series is the City of Tallahassee and their Parks and Recreation Department; Tallahassee Magazine; WTXL-TV ABC 27 Tallahassee; Bascom Communications & Consulting, LLC; Tallahassee Democrat; Cumulus Radio Tallahassee; Putt-R-There; Eubanks, Barrett, Fasig & Brooks; Hopping Green & Sams; Mainline Information Systems; Summit Group Commercial Properties; Clydes and Costellos; Adams St. Advocates; and Goose Island Beer. For more information on the 2013 Saturday in the Park Concert Series, please contact TallahasseeSaturdayInThePark@gmail.com or Curt Reilly at 850.559.4277. We also invite you to join our public event on Facebook at FB.com/TallahasseeSaturdayInThePark. ###