Concert series begins with Richard Reiter

| 29 Sep 2011 | 03:24

    Ringwood — New Jersey Botanical Garden is again sponsoring its annual Summer Concert Series at the New Jersey State Botanical Garden in Ringwood. Grab a lawn chair or blanket and come enjoy a wide range of musical talent in these magnificent and beautiful surroundings. Light refreshments are available for purchase or you can bring your own, but alcohol is not allowed. If the weather is bad, the concerts are moved indoors into the Carriage House Visitor Center. All concerts begin at 7 p.m. NJBG requests a $3 per person donation. The first concert, featuring Richard Reiter, is scheduled for Friday, June 12. Sit back, relax and chill out to a program of instrumental jazz by saxophonist Richard Reiter and his Swing Band. You’ll hear familiar favorites with a brand new twist, as well as original pieces by this Emmy-award winning composer. It’s guaranteed to be a light and mellow ending to your week, and a great start to a summer of fabulous concerts. This concert is sponsored by Orly Steinberg of Coldwell Banker, Ringwood. Other upcoming concerts in the series are: June 26 - The Kootz July 10 - Linda Ipanema and the Dixie Cats July 24 - 3M Band Aug. 7 - Bob Leive, Lou Pallo and Patti Rio Aug. 21 - Brassworks Call 973-962-9534 or visit for more information on the concerts and all Botanical Garden events.