Worcester – CERES is welcoming summer with a lineup of top local artists who will perform on select dates for its 2017 Music Series. Performances will be held on the outdoor patio of the award-winning eatery, located within Worcester’s only AAA Four Diamond property, the Beechwood Hotel located at 363 Plantation St.
CERES is well-known for its highly praised New American cuisine and refined atmosphere. Summer brings people from all parts of Massachusetts and beyond to gather on the patio for its renowned Music Series featuring a special jazz menu for a one-of-a-kind outdoor music and dining experience in Central Mass.
Dale LePage & The Manhattans will be performing Thursday, June 15 as well as several other dates throughout the Music Series. LePage is a multi-award winning entertainer and six-time winner of Entertainer of the Year Massachusetts in Worcester Living Magazine.
Jazz vocalist Linda Dagnello’s performance at CERES is Thursday, June 29. Dagnello has played in concert halls, jazz festivals, and clubs throughout New England.
Mitch Chakour & Friends will be lighting up the CERES stage in June and July with their charismatic and bold style. Keyboardist, guitarist, and vocalist Chakour boasts an impressive career in the music industry, has performed alongside other front liners at venues like the House of Blues and Fenway Park, and once was the music director for English rock star Joe Cocker.
The Russo Brothers, whose members have been collaborating their talents for over three decades, are scheduled to perform their signature blend of jazz, funk, blues and Latin styles on four dates throughout the Music Series. The band will play a special fifth performance in July with award-winning New England singer and solo guitarist Cara Brindisi, who has opened for Chris Isaak and Tower of Power at The Hampton Beach Ballroom Casino.
The Music Series will run from early June to mid-September on the following dates.
Dam Chick Singer
Thursday, June 1
Thursday, Aug. 10
Dale LePage & The Manhattans
Thursday, June 15
Thursday, July 6
Thursday, Aug. 3
Thursday, Aug. 24
Thursday, Sept. 14
Mitch Chakour & Friends
Wednesday, June 21
Wednesday, July 12
Thursday, June 29
Cara Brindisi with The Russo Brothers
Thursday, July 20
The Russo Brothers
Thursday, June 8
Thursday, July 27
Thursday, Aug. 17
Thursday, Sept. 7
Combining the fresh flavors of summer, CERES Executive Chef Anthony Gallotto has prepared a special Jazz Menu inspired by the energetic performances and the unparalleled atmosphere of the Music Series. The menu offerings can be viewed here:
For additional information on 2017 Music Series performance dates, visit the CERES Bistro Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/CeresBistro.