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Executive Digital Producer, Jesse Gosselin Is On “Fireside Chats With Nyberg”

LIVE on Facebook tonight on “Fireside Chats With Nyberg,” is Jesse Gosselin, who heads up our digital team at WTNH News 8. Jesse is a long time musician who plays by ear. He’s a Dad of one, married to a gal whose great Uncle owned the famed Chasen’s Restaurant in Hollywood from yesteryear, and he loves mid-century Read more…

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A Guitjo And A Cello Make “Acoustic Eidolon”

  What do a “Guitjo” and a cello have in common, answer… everything. The combination of the two instruments makes for beautiful music. Joe Scott and Hannah Alkire are husband and wife and have been touring this country and others for 20-years as Acoustic Eidolon.  Scott is the only one in the world that he knows Read more…

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Livingston Taylor, Come See Him In New Haven

LIVINGSTON TAYLOR TO KICK OFF MUSIC FOR MUSIC CONCERT SERIES AT TRINITY CHURCH ON THE GREEN, NEWHAVEN, CT   New Haven, CT – Livingston Taylor will be performing on Friday, May 29 at 7 pm at Trinity Church on the Green, corner of Temple and Chapel Streets in New Haven. This is the first of Read more…

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Surfing and Playing Guitar…This Is Crazy!

This is nuts, who does this? Somebody who is fearless and pretty talented. Watch this video and see what you think.

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Julia Autumn Ford Says Music Saved Her

Julia Autumn Ford is a  17 year old  singer songwriter who is about to go on tour with her music after coming out of a very dark place. She says it was her music that saved her. She was a clinically depressed teenager and  thought there was nowhere to turn but opting out of this world. Read more…

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Connecticut’s Jose Feliciano

Nine time Grammy award winner, Puerto Rican born Jose Feliciano, stopped by “Nyberg” to chat while  in the middle of a world tour. Feliciano, a kind -hearted, gracious jokester, has been a long time Connecticut resident. At the age of nine, he taught himself to play the guitar and the rest is history. “The guitar Read more…

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It’s The Rosenthals of Guilford!

A Guilford, Connecticut father and son are headed out on the road with a brand new bluegrass album. Dad Phil Rosenthal, a guitar and banjo player, has quite a musical resume as a singer song writer. One of his songs was made famous by Johnny Cash. Son Daniel, a graduate of the New England Conservatory, Read more…

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Glenn Roth Is Making Music His Way

Glenn Roth of Norwalk, Connecticut is an innovative finger-style guitarist who stepped out of the musical box years ago and started doing his own thing. How did he do that? Well he is among a precious few that has a license to play in the subways of New York City and in the terminal of Read more…

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Operation: Music Aid

Few things can bring people together like music, and George Hauer, co-founder of Operation: Music Aid knows that. George owns the Madison Music Center and has sheet music and instruments for sale and rent at this place, but it’s his wall of honor to American servicemen and women that really gets his juices flowing. His Read more…

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Rob Mathes Makes Beautiful Music

Part of the genius behind the genius of rocker “Sting,” Sir Elton John, Rod Stewart, Quincy Jones, Tony Bennett, Eric Clapton, to name just a few, is  Grammy and Emmy-nominated Rob Mathes of Cos Cob, Connecticut. Mathes is an arranger, composer, nationally renowned music producer and even a performer and the greats have come to Read more…

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