Polka Artist of the Year Steve Meisner jumpstarts Summer Arts in the Park Series

Date Posted: May 19, 2010

Summer Arts in the Park 2010: Steve Meisner
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MILWAUKEE – The 2010 Summer Arts in the Park program, a free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College, begins Thursday, June 17 with a performance by Steve Meisner at 6:30 p.m.

Steve Meisner is a multi-talented musician, composer & arranger. His music is extremely versatile and appeals to a wide audience, bringing his brand of traditional American polka into the 21st century with a fresh spark and swing while retaining the roots of this music. Meisner was selected as the winner of the 2010 WAMI (Wisconsin Area Music Industry) award in the category "Polka Artist of the Year."

Summer Arts in the Park takes place at 8800 West Bluemound Road on the campus courtyard located between Bluemound Road and Wisconsin Avenue at 89th Street. The performances will be held indoors if raining. Food and beverages will be available for purchase starting at 5 p.m. Wisconsin Lutheran College is an alcohol-free campus. For further information, please call the box office at (414) 443-8802 or visit

Summer Arts in the Park is sponsored in part by Luther Haven, Pepsi, Waterstone Bank, Wisconsin Arts Board and Wisconsin Lutheran College Friends of the Arts.