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Pianist Beyer returns home for Pequot Library concerts

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Raising funds for the nonprofit independent Pequot Library for its more than 450 annual free programs is a goal for international award-winning pianist Alex Beyer and friend Alan Murchie. Concerts will be presented on Thursday evenings at 7:30 p.m. on July 9 and Aug. 20. The July concert will feature Beyer performing solo works of […] [Read More]
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Stratford Band to offer concert July 7 on Paradise Green

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The Stratford Community Concert Band will present its final free outdoor Summer Concert on Tuesday July 7, at 7 p.m. at the Paradise Green Gazebo, 131 Huntington Road in Stratford. Rain date is Thursday, July 9. The band, in its 54th season, will present a selection of familiar music but original arrangements in the swing […] [Read More]
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Farm-to-table program at Westport Library

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T he Westport Library and the Westport Farmers’ Market will join forces Thursday, July 9, for the launch of “The Connecticut Farm Table Cookbook,” a celebration of the relationship between food and farms in Connecticut.The events are free. Authors Tracey Medeiros and Christy Colasurdo will be on hand for a two-part program, in which some […] [Read More]
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Jazz night July 1 at Danbury Music Centre

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A jazz quartet, Echoes (above), from Oberlin Conservatory in Oberlin, Ohio, will headline a evening of jazz Wednesday, July 1, at the Danbury Music Centre. The event starts at 6 p.m. Quit Your Day Job, a band based in Danbury, will open the show. Admission is free although a $10 donation is suggested. The evening […] [Read More]
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Joel Barlow singers perform with Foreigner in Hartford

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Bravo to all the choristers at Joel Barlow High School who were chosen through auditions to sing at a recent rock concert in Hartford. The first-hand reportage that follows was written by Katherine Waugh, of Easton, a singer in the choir. On Wednesday, June 24th, the 20-member Joel Barlow High School Select Choir had the […] [Read More]
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Tonight: Danbury concert moved indoors!

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THIS JUST IN: Because of the impending thunderstorms predicted for tonight, Saturday evening, June 27th, the decision has been made to move the Danbury Symphony Orchestra Concert on the Green to Danbury High School, 43 Clapboard Ridge Road. Performance will begin at 7:30pm. [Read More]
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Barnum Festival clambake postponed

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Elaine Ficarra, Barnum Festival director, announced a few minutes ago that Friday’s Clambake at Seaside Park has been postponed to later this summer. The event was to have preceded the Festival’s free Greater Bridgeport Symphony outdoor pops concert on June 26 at 7:30 p.m. at the park’s band shell and the 9:15 fireworks display. (Both […] [Read More]
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GBS’ Eric Jacobsen to conduct free family pops concert at Seaside Park, fireworks to follow

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Here’s the latest: The Barnum Festival’s Greater Bridgeport Symphony outdoor free pops concert in Seaside Park Friday night will feature Maestro Eric Jacobsen (above) and a program that includes: Tchaikovsky’s movement 4 from Symphony No. 4 and “1812” Overture, Bernstein’s “Candide” Overture, movement 4 from Dvorak’s “New World,” as well as Sousa’s Washington Post March […] [Read More]
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