Music In St. Augustine

St. Augustine is a music city of it’s own kind.  Home to hundreds of local musicians and one of Florida’s most successful concert venues, The St. Augustine Amphitheatre, you can count on this seaside town to get your toes tapin’ with our open mic nights, outdoor concert venues and nationally acclaimed performances. 

st augustine musician gary lee wingard with his guitar

Arts and Culture, Music, People

The Fine Tuning of St. Augustine’s Gary Lee Wingard

Gary Lee Wingard and his wife Carolyn are spending their retirement pursuing both a lifelong love of music and an insatiable urge to follow the open road.

st augustine musician jolie sits with her ukelele

Arts and Culture, Music, People

The Rise of St. Augustine Musician Jolie

A dedication to her art, an unmistakable talent, and a deep love for music have pushed Jolie to the forefront of the St. Augustine Music scene.

big pineapple poses in a bar in st augustine

Music, People

A Big Island Vibe with St. Augustine’s Big Pineapple

The transition from rock and roll to Hawaiian music was born out of curiosity, but now Big Pineapple can't get enough of the island sound.

exterior shot of montage palmetto bluff on the may river

Living, Music

Montage Palmetto Bluff hosts May River Music Festival

The inaugural festival debuts this month with performances by renowned music artists Ben Rector, Foy Vance, Clare Bowen, and Lele Rose.

Claire Vandiver Concert St. Augustine

Music, Things to Do

12 Summer Concerts That You Don’t Want To Miss

From rock to reggae, these concert line-ups will be sure to satisfy your need to dance all summer long.

bob meade organist in st augustine

Arts and Culture, Music, People

The Musical Legacy of Bob Meade

Trained by all local teachers, eighty-eight year-old Bob Meade reflects on a lifetime of music in his beloved St. Augustine.

musician sam pacetti st augustine

Arts and Culture, Music, People

Musical Chameleon: St. Augustine’s Sam Pacetti

Personal struggles and a deep love for music and humanity have shaped this local musician into an artist you won't forget.

Arts and Culture, Music, People

Community Music with Rachael Miller of Sailor Jane

With gospel roots and a reggae sound, Rachael Miller is building her success on collaboration and a passion for her craft.

jazzy blue a musician in st augustine

Arts and Culture, Music, People

The Nine Lives of St. Augustine Musician Jazzy Blue

Once he found his calling, this Buffalo, New York native hit the ground running and hasn't stopped since.

Arts and Culture, Music

5 Concerts You Can’t Miss This Fall in St. Augustine

Grab a friend and head out to enjoy the sounds of the Ancient City at a local venue.

Arts and Culture, Featured, Living, Music

Your Guide to the 2018 Sing Out Loud Festival

The area's largest free music festival is back with a bang. The artists, the music, the venues – here's all you need to know.

Arts and Culture, Featured, Living, Music

Meet the Performers of the Sing Out Loud Festival 2018

Get acquainted with the artists shaking up the St. Augustine music scene during this year's festival.

st augustine drummer oleg shkolyar poses with his drum set

Arts and Culture, Music, People

Living the American Dream with St. Augustine Musician Oleg Shkolyar

For most of us, tuning into a classic rock station on the car stereo is a pretty common thing. Drummer Oleg Shkolyar never had that chance.

emma moseley of the emma moseley band st augustine

Arts and Culture, Music, People

Singing Her Way to Success: Making Music with Emma Moseley

Determined to define her own destiny at a relatively early age, St. Augustine native Emma Moseley has forged an uncompromising musical path to success.

salt and pine band in st augustine florida

Arts and Culture, Music, People

Blending Tradition and Progress with St. Augustine Band Salt & Pine

Now and again, an act comes along with hearts full of gratitude for a city embracing them with arms wide open.

rick levy st augustine musician

Arts and Culture, Music, People

50 Years of Music with St. Augustine’s Rick Levy

Relatively few musicians enjoy an active career which spans over half a century, but this St. Augustine musician has enjoyed a fruitful career which has done exactly that.

jonny and lori pellicer of pellicer creek st augustine

Arts and Culture, Music, People

Jonny and Lori Pellicer: A Marriage of Musical Talents

It’s been said that being in a band is a lot like being married. Well, these two longtime local musicians have been putting that theory to the test for the last 40 years.