Category Archives: Big Music Weeks

Artbits-July 5, 2018

The 28th year of Summer Sounds begins with Elvis. Marcia Blanco, Paule Gingras, Martha McGinn, and El Towle exhibit. Paint Nite does a Peaceful Beach Afternoon. There is an air conditioned Community Arts MeetUp and planning for the Swanton Spectacular. Mark Shelton, Robin Sunquiet, the Nobby Reed Project, Carol Ann Jones and Will Patton, Ryan Sweezey, the Smokey Newfield Project, Rushmore, Gypsy Wind, No Son Of Mine, Bootlicker and or Mushroom Teeth, Untapped, Graziano Schofield & Slim, the Enosburg Town Band, Northern Flyer, Sean Jarvis, Rushmore, and the Citizens Concert Band all have gigs. There is Classical Ballet Camp and Kids’ Theater Camp. ArtBits links to libraries. Continue reading

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Artbits-August 31, 2017

The Big Music Weeks of Summer wrap up on Labor Day and we have a wrapup of Summer Sounds. Gypsy Wind, Isaac French, Mark LeGrand, the Jeff Salisbury Band, Tim Brick, Chris & Erica, Bethany Conner, Keeghan Nolan, Troy Millette and Dylan Gombas, Kylie Live, Will Patton and Mark Struhsacker, Carol Ann Jones and Will Patton, 5J Barrow, and AWTB perform. Anita Michele Parah and Judy Paxman, the NVAA, Mark Doremus, Pam Fiaschetti, Natalie LaRocque, Martha McGinn, and Sandra Ferland all exhibit art. NEFA hosts a webinar creative economy. Tyrone Shaw to read from his new book. Continue reading

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Artbits-August 24, 2017

BIG MUSIC WEEKS Summer Sounds is over for the season but the Big Music Weeks of Summer continue with a huge lineup. Read more… ART ON THE WALLS Pop Up Pop In Gallery features Rachel LeGrand and Sara Hayes. A … Continue reading

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Artbits-August 17, 2017

The Big Music Weeks of Summer continue with a huge lineup including the Summer Sounds season finale with Mark Shelton. Chris & Erica, Will Patton and Mark Struhsacker, the Nobby Reed Project twice, Jenni Johnson, Sergio Torres, Cooper and Lavoie, AmerikanaBlue, Frevo, Shake, Donna Thunder and the Storm, Art DeQuasie and Dayve Huckett, Fossil Fuel Band and the MoFo’s, and the Irregulars. There are Laughs For Larry and an Island Arts centennial.
David Winchester and Mike Barkyoumb exhibit. There’s a Paint and Sip, an art workshop, and a $30,000 grant. Continue reading

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Artbits-August 10, 2017

The Big Music Weeks of Summer continue. The Hokum Bros. live and in color are the Summer Sounds Surprise. David Rosane and the Zookeepers, Kylie, Will Patton and Mark Struhsacker, Carol Ann Jones & The Superchargers, the Ellen Powell Trio, Shane Murley, the Thea Wren Trio, Rushmore, Ben Guihan, the 40th Army Band, the Missisquoi River Band, the Vermont Jazz Ensemble, and the Citizens Concert Band all have gigs. There’s a Girls Rock Showcase, a Tribute to Brooke Ostrander, and more. Art lovers have a Pop Up Pop In gallery, the 9th annual Festival of the Arts, an Evening of Creative Crafts and Craft Beer and a Chair Affair. The SAC Writer’s Group meets. Continue reading

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Artbits-August 3, 2017

Summer Sounds takes the week off but the Big Music Weeks of Summer continue. Franklin County Field Days has great music and more. Will Patton three times, Mark Struhsacker, Nobby Reed, Eric George, the Timothy James Connection, Tim Brick, Carol Ann Jones, Glass Onion, Banjo Dan and Bob Amos, Justice, Chris & Erica, Say Darling dinner concert. Elvis and Johnny, Jorge Garcia Herranz, Full Walrus, Plastique Mammals, Brayden Baird, Still Kickin’, Lesley Grant, and the Lamoille Dance Academy all have gigs. Terry Buehner, Anne Standish, Meta Strick, and Richard B. Harper all have shows. Continue reading

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