University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

West Philadelphia Orchestra


Date
Wednesday 08 August 2018
Time
5:00PM - 8:00PM
Location
Penn Museum
Category

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An eclectic ensemble made up of some of Philly's finest and wildest musicians, the West Philadelphia Orchestra offers up music that is rooted in Eastern European folk traditions, and blended with free jazz, punk, and blues, among other genres.

Kick back, relax, and enjoy some of Philadelphia’s best live bands Wednesday evenings in the Penn Museum’s beautiful outdoor Stoner Courtyard. The eighth annual Summer Nights Concert Series brings an eclectic lineup of performances—with the sounds of Creole Zydeco, Latin Jazz, Middle Eastern folk, Pre-Revolutionary Cuba, and more. The galleries stay open, with an optional guided tour (topics vary) at the set break. Outside, the Pepper Mill Café offers light foods and beverages.

$10 General Admission; Pay-what -you-wish PennCard Holders, HUP/CHOP Employees with ID and children under 6.; FREE Penn Museum Members.

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VIP Summer Nights Experience!

Host your staff or clients, college Alumni group, or family and friends at our Summer Nights Concert Series for an evening of music, a tour of the galleries, and more! In addition to the music and entertainment, groups of 10 or more also receive exclusive benefits:

  • Reserved tables and priority seating
  • Pre-purchased drink tickets
  • Pre-concert private Happy Hour and games in Stoner Courtyard
  • Private guided tour of the Penn Museum galleries

To reserve your group’s spot at Summer Nights, please contact the Group Sales Department at 215.746.8183 orThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



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