Music Scene: Roundup of live music in Summit County, July 5–11 |

Music Scene: Roundup of live music in Summit County, July 5–11

Formed in 1980, The Nacho Men have used their special blend of dance music, costume changes, choreography, and side-splitting humor to keep all generations of fans coming back for their high energy interactive rock ‘n’ roll show. The band returns to the amphitheater for a free concert on Friday, July 5, at 7 p.m.

As part of Copper Mountain Resort’s Red, White, Brews & Tunes event, Guster will perform for free at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 6, in Center Village. Then Rayland Baxter will perform for free at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 7, in Center Village. With his new album “Wide Awake,” Baxter infuses easy, soulful sound with British Invasion melodies and rock ‘n’ roll swagger.

Ghost Light will perform a free concert on Saturday, July 6, at 7 p.m. at the Dillon Amphitheater. Formed in 2017, the group brings together five consummately talented artists from across the musical spectrum — guitarists/singers Tom Hamilton and Raina Mullen, pianist Holly Bowling, and drummer Scotty Zwang — and thrusts them into a wholly new context.

The Colorado Symphony presents “Mozart Under Moonlight” for free on Wednesday, July 10, at the Dillon Amphitheater. Assistant conductor Bertie Baigent leads the orchestra on a glorious evening celebrating the most revered composer of all time — featuring piano soloist Andrew Tyson. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the show begins at 6.

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