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Music listings, starting May 6

May 5, 2016
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FRIDAY, MAY 6 BRISTOL SPIRIT SHAKER. Gateway Café, 211 Riverside Ave., Bristol. OTHER WOMEN IN FOLK. 8 p.m. Co-headliners Caroline Doctorow and Lara Herscovitch. Opening is Connecticut state troubadour Kate Callahan. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $30, general admission. $75, with dinner. 41BridgeStreet.com. (860) 693-9767. THE SOUTH CAROLINA BROADCASTERS. 7:30 p.m. Presented by…

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SHS musicians perform at All-State Festival

May 4, 2016
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Seven student musicians represented Southington High School (SHS) at Connecticut’s All-State Musical Festival last weekend. The students—three sophomores, a junior, and three seniors—practiced and performed in the all-state band, orchestra, jazz ensemble, and chorus, with music students from across the state. Sara Ossias, Director of Bands at SHS, said the three-day festival is “a great…

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Music listings, starting April 29

April 27, 2016
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FRIDAY, APRIL 29 OTHER SPIRIT SHAKER. Brickhouse Bar and Grill, 80 Market Square, Newington. APRIL 29, 30 OTHER JASON ALDEAN. Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m. Featuring A Thousand Horses. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $99, $79. 1-800-745-3000. Ticketmaster.com SATURDAY, APRIL 30 OTHER ‘A SPECTACULAR EVENING OF DOO-WOP.’ 8 p.m. With Jay Siegel’s Tokens, the Legendary Teenagers,…

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Music listings, starting April 22

April 20, 2016
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SATURDAY, APRIL 23 OTHER ‘PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION.’ 8 p.m. Waterbury Symphony. NVCC, 57 Chase Parkway, Waterbury. $40. BRISTOL THE CHAPARRALS. 7 to 11 p.m. Country rock and music from the 1950s and 1960s. St. Gregory Parish Bristol, CCD Center, 1043 Stafford Ave., Bristol. BYOB and bring your own snacks. Set-ups provided. Selection of sodas…

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Music listings for the Feb. 19 edition

February 17, 2016
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FRIDAY, FEB. 19 SOUTHINGTON POPA CHUBBY. Tipping Chair Tavern, Milldale. SUNDAY, FEB. 21 SOUTHINGTON A JAZZ CONCERT FEATURING THE SOUTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ BAND. 5 p.m. Followed by a pancake supper in the church hall at 6 p.m. Regular, banana, blueberry, and chocolate chip pancakes will be available. Along with coffee, tea, and juice. Co-sponsored…

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Jazz at the Library: Hot Cat Jazz Band rocks the house

February 10, 2016
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Tom Boates plays the trombone.

Librarians weren’t trying to shush this group on Thursday, Feb. 4. The Hot Cat Jazz Band kicked off the Mardi Gras celebrations at the Southington Public Library with their brand of New Orleans-style jazz.  The group performed Dixieland favorites, as well as music by Cole Porter, George Gershwin and Louis Armstrong. Photos and video by TAMMI…

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Music listings for Dec. 18

December 16, 2015
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FRIDAY, DEC. 18 BRISTOL SPIRIT SHAKER. Bleacher’s, 300 Middle St., Bristol. SUNDAY, DEC. 20 BRISTOL CHRISTMAS CANTATA. 10:45 a.m. “A Star to Follow.” Presented by combined choir from Bristol Baptist/ Synergy Church and St. Joseph Church. “A Star to Follow” written by Carlton Buck and Douglas Wagner. Bristol Baptist/ Synergy Church, 43 School St., Bristol.…

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Music Listings for July 17

July 15, 2015
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FRIDAY, JULY 17 OTHER RUFUS DU SOL. Indian Lookout Country Club, Bridgeport. LES PAUL’S TRIO. 8 p.m. Edmond Town Hall, Newtown. $35. TownHallMusic.net SUNDAY, JULY 19 OTHER ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL. 1 p.m. Includes Slayer, King Diamond, Hellyeah, and The Devil Wears Pravda. Xfinity Theater, Hartford. Livenation.com TUESDAY, JULY 21 BRISTOL THE PATRONES. 7…

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It’s music to our ears

June 8, 2015
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Comm - Plantsville siblings perform in New Jersey

Plantsville Residents, Asami and Pio Castellano participated in the Mid Atlantic Music Teachers’ Guild Music Festival in northern New Jersey. The siblings, students of the Bob Siarkowski Music Center in Plantsville, were among more than 1,400 vocalists, instrumentalists, and groups from Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania that performed during the three-day…

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Surround Sound 7: The Final Frontier

March 10, 2015
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Southington High School music department presented, Surround Sound 7 on March 6th, 7th, and 8th.  Members of the marching band and color guard performed science fiction themed music and dance on the Southington High School stage.  Photos by:  Tammi Naudus

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