Sponsored by The Green Music Center
The Green Music Center at Sonoma State University is set to present its 2022 Summer concert season—Summer at the Green 2022. This new season features indoor-outdoor concerts from a range of popular artists including R&B/pop icon Patti LaBelle, multi-platinum hitmakers Andy Grammer and Fitz & The Tantrums, Latin music icons Los Tigres del Norte, powerhouse folk duo Indigo Girls, and the acclaimed folk/Americana groups Punch Brothers and Watchhouse.
All concerts take place in Weill Hall with seating both in the hall and on the outdoor grass and terraces of Weill Lawn. Lawn tickets are $30 ($15 for kids 12 and under).
Patrons are encouraged to pack a picnic, or enjoy the wide variety of concessions available before and during performances including meals, snacks, beer, and wine.
Buy tickets now at gmc.sonoma.edu.
Summer at the Green 2022
Weill Hall + Lawn
4th of July Fireworks Spectacular
Santa Rosa Symphony
Michael Berkowitz, conductor
& Transcendence Theatre Company
Monday, July 4 at 7:30 p.m.
The biggest fireworks display in Sonoma County returns with a bang! Join us for a family-friendly celebration featuring Sonoma County’s own Transcendence Theatre Company and Santa Rosa Symphony in an evening of show tunes and patriotic classics, followed by a spectacular post-concert fireworks show! Bring the whole family—lawn tickets for kids 12 and under are half price! Families, make sure to arrive early and check out our Kids Zone beginning at 4:30 p.m., complete with carnival games, bounce houses, and face painting plus food, music, and more!
Supported in part by Sonoma Cutrer, Clover Sonoma, and Exchange Banks
Thur, July 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Beautiful simply does not describe the incomparable force known to the world as Patti LaBelle. Over a distinguished career, the soulful songbird’s name has become synonymous with grace, style, elegance, and class. Belting out classic rhythm and blues, pop standards, and spiritual sonnets have created the unique platform of versatility that she is known and revered for.
Supported in part by Sonoma Cutrer, Redwood Credit Union, and The Press Democrat
Free Community Concert
Presented by the Green Music Center
and Santa Rosa Symphony
featuring Villalobos Brothers
and the Santa Rosa Symphony
Francesco Lecce-Chong, conductor
Sun, July 24 at 7 p.m.
Free tickets available beginning July 12 at 10 a.m.
Enjoy live music and warm sunshine at our Free Community Concert! A collaboration between the Green Music Center and Santa Rosa Symphony, the Community Concert is a favorite, annual tradition. This year features a leading contemporary Mexican ensemble—the Villalobos Brothers.
Supported in part by Balletto Vineyards and Redwood Credit Union
Los Tigres del Norte
La Reunión Tour
Sat, July 30 at 7:30 p.m.
One of the most popular and influential bands in the history of Latin music, Los Tigres del Norte have been superstars for five decades. The band has sold over 40 million albums worldwide, while notching 24 #1 albums, more than 50 #1 singles, and placing more tracks (66) on the “Hot Latin Songs Chart” than any other artist or group.
Supported in part by Exchange Bank
Punch Brothers and Watchhouse
Featuring Sara Jarosz
Sat, Aug 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Craft Beer Festival
Punch Brothers and Watchhouse join forces this summer for the American Acoustic US tour with Sarah Jarosz. Punch Brothers’ Chris Thile says: “It took five years, but I’m elated to announce the second traveling edition of American Acoustic for this summer. Joining my fellow Punch Brothers and me in front of a pair of large condenser microphones will be our dear friends, Watchhouse and Sarah Jarosz, for a collaborative evening of music that traverses our respective catalogs and celebrates being together.”
Craft Beer Fest
Pair your American Acoustic experience with our 5th-Annual Craft Beer Fest! Featuring unlimited tastings of stellar brews. The Craft Beer Fest will kick off at 5 p.m. and go until 7:30 p.m. Only $30 in addition to your show ticket.
Supported in part by Cartograph Wines, Willow Creek Wealth Management, and Oliver’s Market
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
Santa Rosa Symphony
Sat, Aug 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Director Steven Spielberg’s heartwarming film is one of the brightest stars in motion picture history. Experience all the mystery and fun of their unforgettable adventure in the beloved movie that captivated audiences around the world, complete with John Williams’ Academy Award®-winning score performed live by a full symphony orchestra in sync to the film projected on a huge HD screen!
Fitz and the Tantrums and Andy Grammer
The Wrong Party Tour
Friday, August 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Fitz and the Tantrums have quickly grown from independent upstarts to bonafide hitmakers. The LA-based band recently released its much-anticipated, fourth full-length album All the Feels, featuring singles “123456” and “I Just Wanna Shine.” All the Feels follows the band’s 2016 release Fitz and the Tantrums, which spawned the group’s biggest hit to date, “HandClap.”
Multi-Platinum troubadour Andy Grammer’s numerous hits include the quadruple-platinum “Honey, I’m Good,” platinum singles “Keep Your Head Up,” “Fine By Me,” “Don’t Give Up On Me,” “Fresh Eyes,” “Good To Be Alive (Hallelujah).”
Opening the night is genre-crossing singer, Breland. His high-profile collaborations include country superstars Keith Urban, Thomas Rhett, and Lauren Alaina.
Supported in part by The Press Democrat and Exchange Bank
Thur, Sept 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Released in 1989, Indigo Girls’ eponymous major-label debut sold more than two million units under the power of singles “Closer to Fine” and “Kid Fears” and turned Indigo Girls into one of the most successful folk duos in history. Over a thirty-five-year career that began in clubs around their native Atlanta, the Grammy®-winning duo has recorded sixteen studio albums (seven gold, four platinum, one double platinum), sold more than 15 million records, and built a dedicated, enduring following.
Supported in part by Sonoma Cutrer
Movies at the Green
Brought to you by Bank of America
with additional support by Sonoma State University Involvement
Lawn tickets only $5 per person | 12 and under free
Sat, July 9 at 5 p.m.
The Mighty Ducks
Sat, Aug 27 at 5 p.m.
Sing & Sing 2
Sat, July 23 at 5 p.m. | 7 p.m.
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
Spider-Man: No Way Home
Sat, Sept 10 at 5 p.m. | 7 p.m.
ABOUT THE GREEN MUSIC CENTER
Nestled in the foothills of Northern California’s esteemed Wine Country, the Green Music Center (GMC) at Sonoma State University is a focal point for arts in the region. It is comprised of the spectacular 1,400-seat Weill Hall, an acoustically exceptional venue with a modular rear wall that opens to terraced lawn seating, providing picturesque views of the surrounding countryside, and the 240-seat Schroeder Hall, a cathedral-like recital hall designed specifically to accentuate instruments, organ and voice in a small, intimate setting. The Green Music Center presents year-round programming of top classical, contemporary, jazz, and world music artists and is home to the Santa Rosa Symphony.
View a complete listing of the Green Music Center’s upcoming events at gmc.sonoma.edu.
Weill Hall | Schroeder Hall
Green Music Center | Sonoma State University
1801 East Cotati Ave, Rohnert Park, CA 94928