Summer Tracks concert series kicks off June 3

Published 8:00 am Thursday, May 26, 2022

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TRYON, NC—Tryon’s most popular summer music series—Summer Tracks—brings the party back to Rogers Park with six concerts scheduled for June, July and August.

June concerts begin with crowd favorite Ol’74 Jazz on June 3. This 18-piece big band delights audiences with a wide array of genres from Swing, Bebop, Rock, Funk, and Latin, as well as lending that big band sound to all the classics from Glenn Miller to Earth, Wind & Fire. You can find out more about the band at or check them out on Facebook under Ol’ 74 Jazz. 

New View Realty of Tryon is the presenting sponsor for this 23rd season of Summer Tracks. Town & Country Realty of the Carolinas is sponsoring this first concert.  

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All shows begin at 7 p.m. In case of rain, the concerts will move across the street inside the spacious Tryon Fire Dept. Katie D’s N.Y. Bagels & Deli will be selling a variety of slider sandwiches, hot dogs, wraps, chips and desserts. Water and soft drinks will be for sale. Alcohol consumption is allowed in the park but is not for sale.  

Summer Tracks concerts are free, though a voluntary donation at the gate is encouraged. Audience donations along with many local business and individual sponsors make these shows possible. A full schedule including performers bios and photos can be found at



Summer Tracks 2022 Season brought to you by New View Realty of Tryon:


June 3       Ol’ 74 Jazz Band: 18-piece big band

June 17 Peter Karp Band: fiery roots-blues

July 1 Aaron Burdett: Americana, Blues, Bluegrass, Folk-Rock 

July 15 Peggy Ratusz & Reggie Headen: a night of duets

July 29 Seth Walker Band: Blues, Gospel, Pop, R&B, Rock, Americana

August 19 Maya de Vitry Band: singer-songwriter that transcends genre





Submitted by Peter Eisenbrown