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Gianni Leito Is Headed For The Berklee College Of Music

  The state of Connecticut is full of talented musicians. Nineteen-year old Gianni Leito of Bridgeport was rejected from every music school he applied to one year ago, but now he’s headed to the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston. The 19-year old Fairfield Prep graduate learned a lesson from the rejection and persevered. Read more…

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Two Orchestral Maestros Conducting Beautiful Music

Two orchestral maestroes started working together 15 years ago. James Sinclair, widely known in the New Haven area and beyond as the founder and musical director of Orchestra New England, saw something in Perry So. Originally from Hong Kong, So was a sophomore at Yale University when Sinclair took him under his wing and helped him Read more…

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Identical Twin Recording Artists, Will & Anthony

They are a very handsome dynamic duo. Identical twin singers who are a throwback to the days of Frank Sinatra, Will and Anthony Nunziata. Their late Grandfather, Bill Wendell, was the announcer for years on “Late Night With David Letterman. Will and Anthony are real showmen, at the age of 33. They are funny together and have Read more…

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Sennheiser Innovates Wireless Technology And The Famous Take Notice

It’s all about Sound at Sennheiser. The audio-giant family-owned company is based in Germany but it’s North American Headquarters just happens to be in Old Lyme, Connecticut. The 71-year old company today is know for its microphones, headphones and wireless technology. Sennheiser has won an Academy Award, an Emmy, a Grammy, all for its sound. The biggest recording Read more…

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Helping The Homeless Through Musical Intervention

Adam Christoferson, an only child who grew up in East Haven, is making a difference of the lives of the homeless through music. He founded Musical Intervention, based in New Haven. He’s giving the homeless a place to express themselves by singing and writing songs and recording them. He believes to his core in helping people. Read more…

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Ayla Brown ~ Nashville Recording Artist

    Nashville country recording artist, Ayla Brown is a former finalist on American Idol…you may remember her from the show. Since then she has sung around the world for the men and women serving our country and has been on the stage at the The Grand Ole Opry. Brown is from Massachusetts originally and the daughter Read more…

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Come Hear Beautiful Music At Trinity Episcopal Church On The Green

Triumph of Tolerance, A Musical Celebration Featuring Orchestra New England and Trinity Church Choirs Saturday, April 23, 8:00 p.m. at Trinity Church. Tickets: $25 in advance, $30 at door Pre-Concert Dinner/Buffet for $60 at 6:00 p.m. at the Elm City Club’s Q Clubhouse, 221 Church Street. On Saturday, April 23 at 8pm we revisit 1816 Read more…

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Made In Connecticut Expo ~ May 14th & 15th

It’s back for a second year. The Annual Made In Connecticut Expo will be held at the Farmington Polo Grounds on May 14th and 15th 2016.  The hours are from 11 am to 6pm both days. More than 300 Connecticut made companies, large and small will be showing their wares in the categories of: Food and Read more…

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The Sound Will be HUGE!!!

“The sound will be huge,” says GBS Operations Manager Mark Halstead.  “Over 80 professional musicians will take the stage, more than at any Greater Bridgeport Symphony concert in decades.” Mahler’s Fifth Symphony, known as “The Giant” because of its scope and proportions – five movements as opposed to the traditional four for symphonies – marked a Read more…

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Tour The Stunning Palace Theater In Waterbury

Theater Tours Get an all access pass to explore nine decades of onstage history and backstage mystique during the Palace Theater’s monthly guided venue tours. Each tour is approximately 90 minutes and is led by a specially trained group of engaging volunteers well-versed in the theater’s rich history, architectural design and entertaining anecdotal information. In Read more…

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