Supporting the Arts on First Night

New for First Night Chatham 2020

Preliminary Schedule subject to change

400 Gypsy Jazz
 
400 Gypsy Jazz
Combining the sounds of jazz and gypsy music, 440 expands on the tradition of gypsy jazz established by Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli.
Combining the sounds of jazz and gypsy music, 440 expands on the tradition of gypsy jazz established by Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli, with danceable swing standards from the era of Cole Porter, George Gershwin & Benny Goodman as well as originals by the band. Their toe-tapping, snappy, hot jazz, swinging style is a delight to experience.
Orpheum Theater at  3:00 PM
 
Chicago Total Access - A Chicago Tribute Band
 
Chicago Total Access - A Chicago Tribute Band
A Chicago tribute band dedicated to covering the band's catalog that spans over 45 years.
New England's premier tribute to the band, Chicago. This is a hi-energy, explosive show band dedicated to covering the band's catalog that spans over 45 years. The audience will have “total access” to the music of Chicago.
Monomoy Middle School Auditorium at  8:00 to 10:30 PM
 
Fred Fried - Bruce Abbott Jazz Duo
 
Fred Fried - Bruce Abbott Jazz Duo
Jazz guitarist Fred Fried and jazz saxophonist Bruce Abbott
Jazz guitarist Fred Fried and jazz saxophonist Bruce Abbott's repertoire includes everything from classic Sinatra to inventive Beatles' covers. Bruce is a member of the Cape Cod Jazz Quintet, which will also perform at First Night Chatham.
St. Christopher's Chapel at  4:00 PM
 
Dan Kennedy
 
Dan Kennedy
Dan Kennedy maintains a unique mixture of intelligent and tuneful Solo Piano compositions.
Dan Kennedy maintains a unique mixture of intelligent and tuneful Solo Piano compositions.
Congregational Church at  3:00 PM
 
Legos
 
Legos
Giant Legos for kids to play with.
Giant Legos for kids to play with.
Monomoy Middle School Cafeteria at  1:00 to 6:00 PM
 
New England Digital Accordion Orchestra
 
New England Digital Accordion Orchestra
The New England Digital Accordian Orchestra is the nation's first-ever digital accordian orchestra.
The New England Digital Accordian Orchestra is the nation's first-ever digital accordian orchestra.
Methodist Church at  1:00 PM
Methodist Church at  2:00 PM
 
The Placeholders
 
The Placeholders
The Placeholders are a fresh, young, talented band from Harwich & Chatham, playing impressive rock covers from the 60's through today,
The Placeholders are a fresh, young, talented four-piece rock band from Harwich & Chatham. They play impressive rock covers from the 60's through today, with quality harmonies and song arrangements, many featuring the Hammond organ. They're all students of either music or production. You will be captivated and pleasantly surprised not only with their musicianship but also with the sound and production. The band has played on the Main Street programs of both Harwich and Chatham, and headlined their own TD Bank concert series show at Brooks Park in Harwich.
Town Hall (downstairs) at  7:00 PM
Town Hall (downstairs) at  8:00 PM
 
Studio Two - The Beatles Tribute
 
Studio Two - The Beatles Tribute
A Beatles tribute to the early years, songs from the pre-Sgt. Pepper era, the Beatles' club and touring years.
Studio Two is a headlining Beatles tribute band that focuses on the early years, choosing songs from the pre-Sgt. Pepper era. Studio Two concentrates on the most exciting time in their career -- the club and touring years. Studio Two's performance captures all of the high energy and danceable 50's and 60's Rock n' Roll songs The Beatles helped popularize. All of this is done in period correct attire and equipment. You will be transported in time!
Elementary School Gym at  1:00 PM
Elementary School Gym at  2:00 PM