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Monday, July 18, 2016

Wise Old Moon concert at historic New Haven House July 27

The Connecticut roots/rock band Wise Old Moon will perform for the third 2016 Twilight Concert, on July 27, at the Pardee-Morris House, 325 Lighthouse Road, according to a release.
 
"The free outdoor performance is hosted by the New Haven Museum which owns and operates the historic site. The on-site food-truck for the evening will be Spuds Your Way," the release said. The rain date is August 3.
 
"Wise Old Moon ties traditional folk influences together with a unique brand of high energy, twang­infused indie rock, creating an eclectic sound that touches on many eras and genres.  Since forming in 2013, the group has been nominated for five Connecticut Music Awards, and a New England Music Award for the category of 'Roots Act of the Year,' in 2016," the release noted. "The Hartford-based band has been showcasing its distinct brand of Americana and roots/rock around the Northeast following the late-2015 release of their sophomore album, 'Don’t Take Off“and appeared on WNPR’s 'Where We Live' in early 2016."
 
 
 
Other Summer Events at the Pardee-Morris House, according to the release:
 
·         Colonial Olympics - Sunday July, 24, 2016, 2-4 pm
·         2016 Twilight Concert series - Goodnight Moonshine  - August 10 (rain date, August 11)
 

"The Museum thanks Alder Salvatore E. DeCola, the Knights of Columbus, Rodrigo Council #44, and neighbors Frank Pinto and Rosemary Spring for supporting the 2016 summer season."

Grounds open at 6 p.m., the concert begins at 7 pm. The Pardee-Morris House will be open to visitors for tours till 8 p.m. The public is invited to bring blankets and chairs and enjoy a picnic on the lawn.  Admission is free; donations are welcomed, the release said.
 
Visit the New Haven Museum’s website: http://newhavenmuseum.org/visit/events-calendar/ and Facebook page: facebook.com/NewHavenMuseum. Sign up for e-blasts at info@newhavenmuseum.org, or call the New Haven Museum at 203-562-4183
 
 
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