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Music, art and side events at Xarkis Festival 2021

It’s almost time for the three-day interactive festival, Xarkis 2021, with side events and musical performances on the schedule. Art installations found throughout the Lympia Village Festival grounds include work by architect Thanos Vozikis and designer Anastasia Melandinou who will exhibit a modern, digitized investigation of traditional methods and building …

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2021 Freedman Classical Fellowship finalists announced

The four finalists for this year’s Freedman Classical Fellowship have been announced. Awarded by the Freedman Foundation, the scholarship aims to reward and support musicians under the age of 30 who engage in composition and musical performance in innovative and creative ways. Freedman Fellowship finalists Eliza Shephard, Kyla Matsuura-Miller, Molly …

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George Frayne, aka Commander Cody, dies at 77

SARATOGA SPRINGS – George Frayne IV, who turned the name of a 1950s sci-fi character into a lifelong alias as frontman of Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen, died on Sunday, friends said. Resident of the Thermal City since the mid-1990s, he was 77 years old and had been …

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Port Isabel graduate competing in the TV talent competition

September 26 – PORT ISABEL – From participating in church and school choirs to performing and competing with high school and college mariachi bands, 21-year-old Michael Bernard wows audiences with his vocal abilities for years. More recently, Bernard’s talents have led him to perform and participate in EstrellaTV’s “Tengo Talento, …

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