The High Falls Business Association has once again teamed up with the Hochstein School of Music & Dance and WXXI to present Hochstein at High Falls, a noontime summer concert series. The series includes ten outdoor concerts Thursday afternoons at 12:10 pm during June, July and August. The sound of Watkins and the Rapiers is an amalgamation of different genres. The foursome describes its sound as folk music with a beat and Americana flavoring. The band has been rocking out in the Greater Rochester area since January 1996. the group's first album was released in a year later, in 1997.