Concerts on the Lawn: Darren Frate Group

Darren Frate Group: Darren Frate Group is an instrumental band based in Cleveland. Sax player Dave Kasper, drummer Dave Black, and bass player Darren Frate perform original compositions, drawing influences from bands like The Weather Report and The Jeff Coffin Mutet. Their music includes jazz, world music, R&B, and reggae.

Concerts on the Lawn are free events, open to the public. Bring lawn chairs or a picnic blanket and relax on the lawn outside Straw Hat Theatre. Our concession stand will be open, or you can pack a picnic.

Many thanks to our 2018 Concerts on the Lawn sponsor: