Genoa summer concert series concludes Sunday |

Genoa summer concert series concludes Sunday

Staff Reports

Bring a picnic, friends and family, and say farewell to summer while listening to Western heritage music by the Old West Trio at the last concert of the season, 4-6 p.m. Sunday, in Genoa Community Park.

The Old West Trio played in the Genoa concert series last year and in the Genoa Cowboy Poetry & Music Festival in May this year.

The Garden Valley, Calif., band is Steve Ide, Leslie Ide and Steve Johnson, who sing and play cowboy classics from the Sons of the Pioneers, Gene Autry, Ian Tyson and Tom Russell, as well as their original music.

Their 2009 CD, “Ridin’ Back to Yesterday,” was recently nominated for Album of the Year by the Academy of Western Artists.

The summer concert series is sponsored by the Town of Genoa Recreation and Events Committee. Information, 782-8696.