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This week’s roundup of live entertainment in and around Manchester was provided by A. Robert Dionne of Ted Herbert Music School & Rentals. If you know what is happening in the live music scene, please send to [email protected] For consideration. Thursday July 8e Ryan Gagné Room / Carrier Museum / 5 p.m. Justin Jordan / …

Following a successful offer of £ 35,500 to the Wolfson Foundation, the school, which is sponsored by Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT), will use the funding to purchase cutting-edge technology and support a new BTEC Level 2 qualification in Music Train you. With new computers, software and keyboards, the school will be able to move from …

By Ferdinand Ekechukwu London-based Nigerian musician Diya Ojo expressed his utmost respect for one of the living legends of the Nigerian music industry and former president of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN), Admiral Dele Abiodun. Diya, whose Africa Rhythms Band is synonymous with the music brand juju Jelenke, moved from Nigeria to the …

By Rae Ellen Bichell, Kaiser Santé news GRAND JUNCTION – Dr Rachel LaCount grabbed a metal hoop in a playground and circled around with her 7-year-old son, turning the distant mesas of Colorado National Monument into a blur tinged with red. LaCount has lived in this western Colorado town of 64,000 people for most of …

BENNINGTON – Few people have worked in the same place their entire careers. David Estes, who has just retired as director of the Sacré-Cœur Saint-François de Sales school, is one of them. His 42-year school career began immediately after graduating from North Adams State College in 1979. He taught for several years, then was appointed …

Artist Chris Ruggieroalbum of, ‘I am Chris Ruggiero ‘ offers a scope of 12 refreshed songs belonging to the golden age of rock and roll. The album features some of the iconic era’s greatest hits with a twist. Some of the songs include “Run to Me”, “Betcha by Golly Wow” and “My Cherie Amour”. Daily …

The former Royal High School has stood empty for over half a century and was the subject of a foiled bid to create a six-star hotel amid a planning feud that spanned nearly five of those years . A decision by the council’s finance and resources committee in January to put the building on the …

MARSHALL – The skies will be lit up in Marshall this weekend, as the community celebrates Independence Day. While there will be some changes to Marshall’s traditional schedule of events this year, the fireworks display at Independence Park on July 4th will continue. “We are delighted to be able to do it for families”, said …

The history of Jazz is rife with disreputable tropes—brothels, gangsters, dives and dope. But transgressive or not, jazz is an art that prizes finding your own voice and it has always attracted an idiosyncratic cast of characters. Consider O.G. Jelly Roll Morton, borderline-sadistic practical joker Joe Venuti, cigar-chomping, wise-cracking, Yiddish-speaking Willie “The Lion” Smith, part-time …

Students and staff were quickly evacuated from the residential school building as help was called to the scene. They waited outside while four fire trucks arrived to deal with the situation. Fortunately, no one was injured in the incident. The school declared extensive damage to its Whiteley Hall and water damage to the school gymnasium. …