The 2015 Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment Schedule

Welcome to The 47th Annual Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment page.

This years Festival will feature 15 hours of live music presented on four stages. We’ll be offering a wide variety of local, regional, national, and international music acts. There will be 28 live performances so there will be something for all to enjoy.

Make plans to enjoy great music, food, wine and beer. See you at Corn Hill!

View entertainment schedules for Saturday | Sunday


Saturday July 11, 2015

 

The Valley Cadillac Main Stage

10:20am-11:30amTryptych

12:00pm-1:30pmMe and the Boyz

1:40pm-1:55pm – RAC Zumba demo

2:10pm-3:45pmCinnamon Jones

4:20pm-6:00pmDanielle Ponder and The Tomorrow People

The Labatt’s Blue Light Gazebo Stage

10:30am-12:00pm – Vince Ercolamento and Side Steppin’

12:30pm-2:00pm – Steve Grills and The Roadmasters

2:30pm-4:00pm – Tyler Pearce/Tyler Pearce Project

4:30pm-6:00pm – Kire Najdovski Band

585 Magazine Avery Mall Stage

10:50am-12:25pmThe Lonely Ones

12:40pm-2:20pmLindsey Saunders (Taylor Guitars Artist Partner)

2:40pm-4:00pmSteve Lyons and Miles Wide

4:10pm-5:50pmKate Lee and Wisewater

The Porch at 27 Atkinson Street

10:00am-11:40am – Bart-Man – Featuring Don Mancuso & Steve Bartolotta

12:10pm-1:40pm – Fred Costello and Roger Eckers

2:00pm-3:40pm – Matt Miskie (Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvannia)

4:00pm-5:30pm – Tivoli Skye (Emerging Artist)


Sunday July 12, 2015

The Valley Cadillac Main Stage

11:00am-12:30pmConnie Deming & a Tribute to Nanci Griffith

12:40-12:55 – RAC Zumba Team demo

1:15pm-2:45pmFunky Blu Roots

3:15pm-4:55pmKate Lee and Wisewater

The Labatt’s Blue Light Gazebo Stage

11:20am-1:00pm – The LPs

1:40pm-3:20pm – Carolyn Kelly Blues Band

4:00pm-5:00pm – Hank & Cupcakes

585 Magazine Avery Mall Stage

11:10am-12:50pmMatt Miskie

1:00pm-2:40pmLindsey Saunders (Taylor Guitars Artist Partner)

3:00pm-4:45pmThe Younger Gang

The Porch at 27 Atkinson Street

10:30am-12:10pm – Jeff Elliott

12:30pm-2:10pm – Tyler Pearce performs solo

2:30pm-4:10pm – Miles Wide (Emerging Artist)



Hank & Cupcakes

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

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July 12 | 4:00pm–5:00pm

Where: The Labatt’s Blue Light Gazebo Stage

Flush with simmering sensuality and irresistible dance pulse, Hank & Cupcakes are the coalescence of rock without guitars and pop without synthesizers. Named in reference to notorious Charles ‘Hank’ Bukowski …see full write-up.

Funky Blu Roots

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

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July 12 | 1:15pm–2:45pm

Where: The Valley Cadillac Main Stage

Programmers of the 2014 Mont-Tremblant International Blues Festival in Canada fell in love with The Funky Blu Roots, a group of musicians based out of Pompano Beach, Florida during their …see full write-up.

Lindsey Saunders

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 12:40pm–2:20pm

July 12 | 1:00pm–2:40pm

Where: 585 Magazine Avery Mall Stage

Lindsey Saunders  is a Taylor Guitars Artist Partner (May 2014), with notable performances  at events such as the Sundance Music  Fest, Boulder International Film Fest, Durango Songwriters  EXPO, SXSW, and CMJ Music …see full write-up.

Kate Lee and Wisewater

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 4:10pm–5:50pm

July 12 | 3:15pm–4:55pm

Where: 585 Magazine Avery Mall Stage, The Valley Cadillac Main Stage

Nashville-based trio, WISEWATER, has earned praise from the likes of Alison Krauss, Rosanne Cash, Mary Gauthier, and others for their lyrical honesty and clarity, infectious melodies, tight harmonies, instrumental virtuosity, …see full write-up.

Carolyn Kelly Blues Band

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

July 12 | 1:40pm–3:20pm

Where: The Labatt’s Blue Light Gazebo Stage

Carolyn Kelly is considered to be one of the most experienced and dynamic blues singers that resides and performs in upstate New York today. Kelly cut her teeth and performed …see full write-up.

Danielle Ponder and The Tomorrow People

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 4:20pm–6:00pm

Where: The Valley Cadillac Main Stage

When Danielle Ponder and the Tomorrow People hit the stage things get torqued up quickly like a tent revival during tornado season. Danielle Ponder and the Tomorrow People transcend musical genres …see full write-up.

Kire Najdovski Band

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 4:30pm–6:00pm

Where: The Labatt’s Blue Light Gazebo Stage

Kire Najdovski is a guitar player originally from Macedonia, Europe now living and playing in Rochester N.Y. for the past 9 years. He began playing guitar at the age of …see full write-up.

Vince Ercolamento and Side Steppin

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 10:30am–12:00pm

Where: The Labatt’s Blue Light Gazebo Stage

The band Side Steppin’ is a 4 piece modern jazz group that puts a lot of energy and color into its arrangements. The band includes some of the region's best …see full write-up.

Tyler Pearce/Tyler Pearce Project

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 2:30pm–4:00pm

July 12 | 12:30pm–2:10pm

Where: The Labatt’s Blue Light Gazebo Stage, The Porch at 27 Atkinson Street

Tyler Pearce Project brings an acoustic/indie/soul sound whether in solo, duo or band format. The project stemmed from singer-songwriter, Tyler Pearce who brings soul and power in her honest voice …see full write-up.

Connie Deming

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

July 12 | 11:00am–12:30pm

Where: The Valley Cadillac Main Stage

Connie Deming is a celebrated singer songwriter known for her versatility, warmth and charm. Frequently dubbed by Democrat and Chronicle's Jeff Spevak as "the best pure singer in the city," …see full write-up.

Cinnamon Jones

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 2:10pm–3:45pm

Where: The Valley Cadillac Main Stage

Behold the very essence of an unadulterated phenomenon of talent. Cinnamon was designed to leave an indelible impression for all to admire. She embodies an unequaled exhibition of love and …see full write-up.

Fred Costello and Roger Eckers

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 12:10pm–1:40pm

Where: The Porch at 27 Atkinson Street

After four decades of traveling the world with their respective bands, Organist Fred Costello and Multi-Reedist Roger Eckers, have joined forces to form the most exciting jazz duo in the …see full write-up.

Matt Miskie

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 2:00pm–3:40pm

July 12 | 11:10am–12:50pm

Where: 585 Magazine Avery Mall Stage, The Porch at 27 Atkinson Street

Matt Miskie is a seasoned performer with broad appeal. His extensive repertoire blends traditional folk and contemporary acoustic classics with his original music, which is written in a style comparable …see full write-up.

The Younger Gang

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

July 12 | 3:00pm–4:45pm

Where: 585 Magazine Avery Mall Stage

Based out of Rochester, NY, The Younger Gang is Michelle Younger of Windsor Folk Family, Brad Sheffield of Blackened Blues/Poetry For Thieves, Ryan Yarmel of Sparks and Yarms, and Jimmy …see full write-up.

Me and the Boyz

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 12:00pm–1:30pm

Where: The Valley Cadillac Main Stage

Me and the Boyz is a funky seven piece group with horns, that performs a wide variety of music for wedding receptions, festivals, corporate events, private parties and clubs. This …see full write-up.

The Lonely Ones

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 10:50am–12:25pm

Where: 585 Magazine Avery Mall Stage

"The Lonely Ones play original folk that combines compelling songwriting and tight harmonies. Their sound is resonant of the American countryside, wide open and rich with storytelling. All Rochester natives, …see full write-up.

Bart-Man

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 10:00am–11:40am

Where: The Porch at 27 Atkinson Street

Bart-Man Veteran Rochester performers, Steve Bartolotta, Lead vocals and Bass and Don Mancuso Vocals and Guitar, have re-united to form the ever popular Bart-Man, which continues to gain enthusiastic fans …see full write-up.

Steve Grills and The Roadmasters

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 12:30pm–2:00pm

Where: The Labatt’s Blue Light Gazebo Stage

Steve Grills has been long considered a leading light on the Rochester music scene, well known for his passion and dedication to the blues. As a teenager, Steve began performing …see full write-up.

Steve Lyons

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s): Americana, Blues, Original Pop/Folk

When: July 11 | 2:40pm–4:00pm

Where: 585 Magazine Avery Mall Stage

Rochester based singer and guitarist,Steve Lyons, has a gigantic resume that covers 50 years of solo and band performances in Rochester as well as all over the United States. Steve …see full write-up.

The LPs

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

July 12 | 11:20am–1:00pm

Where: The Labatt’s Blue Light Gazebo Stage

The LP's are a tight and polished five piece band based in Rochester, New York. This band is loaded with talented, hard working, and diverse veterans from the upstate New …see full write-up.

Miles Wide

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 2:40pm–4:00pm

July 12 | 2:30pm–4:10pm

Where: 585 Magazine Avery Mall Stage, The Porch at 27 Atkinson Street

Miles Wide has played for audiences in Boulder, Colorado, New York City, and Paris, France – all in the past year. Frontman Kyle Donovan quit a desk job in Boulder …see full write-up.

Jeff Elliott

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

July 12 | 10:30am–12:10pm

Where: The Porch at 27 Atkinson Street

Local resident and world wide entertainer, Jeff Elliott, returns to Corn Hill for the first time in over 20 years. Literally hundreds of songs are at the guitar playing fingertips of this consumate …see full write-up.

Tryptych

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 10:20am–11:30am

Where: The Valley Cadillac Main Stage

Tryptych is a Rochester based, high energy rock band that covers and composes a variety of rock genre styles. This band is highly influenced by hard rock, classic rock, and …see full write-up.

Tivoli Skye

Corn Hill Arts Festival Entertainment

Genre(s):

When: July 11 | 4:00pm–5:30pm

Where: The Porch at 27 Atkinson Street

2015 CHAF emerging entertainment artist, Tivoli Skye, is notably already a multiple award winning artist and song writer and continues on her path at the age of 20. She is …see full write-up.