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2019 Mt. Morris Jamboree Free Friday Night Concerts on the Campus

The season is over, and what a wonderful turnout we had! Thank you Mt. Morris residents & everyone who came from other towns to enjoy the wonderful bands we had. Another fantastic year! THANK YOU!

See you all next year in June 2020!
Remember to check out the other musical events listed
 below that are going on through the winter months.    


Warren Reckmeyer conducting his last season as Maestro of the Kable Concert Band, July 2015.
First Fridays Open Stage - November 1st
The “First Fridays Open Stage” music performances take place on the first Friday of every month at the Mt. Morris Moose at 101 Moose Drive, just off East Hitt Street. There is ample free parking and is handicapped accessible.

Registration begins at 6:30 pm, with the show at 7:00pm. Admission is by donation. 

Each musician or band performs for 15 minutes. After the individual performances (including late arrivals), all of the musicians will gather on stage for a jam session to wrap up the evening’s festivities, ending with "Will The Circle Be Unbroken".

Talented musicians from across Northern Illinois, and often neighboring states, appear on a regular basis. The music often described as New Folk or Americana is varied and includes country, bluegrass, blues, folk, mountain soul, gospel, soft rock, and eclectic mixes of all of the above. Instruments are all acoustic and a professional sound system engineered by Kent Enders is supplied. Participation is encouraged so bring your instrument and join the show, or kick back and listen to the music. Call 815-973-0942 for more information.

First Fridays is a part of Northern Illinois’ Friday night music scene along with 2nd Fridays in Lanark, 3rd Fridays in Franklin Grove, a new 4th Friday at the Dixon Senior Center, and special 5th Friday (when they occur) shows in Franklin Grove.

First Fridays was founded in 2001 &  is hosted by Ron Colson

Memories & Dancers Having Fun!
Schedules for all of the concerts, from the Kable Concert Band, Friday Night Concerts on the Campus, First Fridays,
 Opry Jamboree, and Songwriter's Open Mike are all listed below.
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2019 Summer Concerts on the Campus


Wednesday Night Kable Concert Band
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The 2019 Season of the Mt. Morris Kable Concert Band has finished its performances for this year. Thank you all for your attendance and support, and we look forward to seeing you next summer in June 2020!
Every Friday at the corner of Rt 64 & Wesley in the Union Savings Parking Lot from 4-7PM