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Bossa Nova Y La Musica Nova

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Bossa nova great João Gilberto"

Many exciting new releases, and a tribute to João Gilberto, one of the architects of bossa nova.

This program will air on Sunday July 14th from 7 to 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

Thursday evening July 18th the Groton Recreation Committee presents Fifth Business as part of their Music in the Park series.

Mayfly will be playing in our area on Sunday, July 21st at 10am for the  Waterbury Breakfast Club, 18 Elm St., Waterbury

Daby Toure will be playing at Higher Ground in South Burlington on Friday
July 19th 

The Village Harmony Teen tour continues this week with shows this week at Catamount Arts in St. J. on Friday July 19th and in Glover for Bread & Puppet Day on Sunday July 21st at 2 p.m.

Inner Fire District will be performing with Los Pimientos at the Old Labor Hall in Barre on Monday July 15th at 7 p.m. , at the Whammy Bar in Calais on Friday July 19th, and in Sharon at the Seven Stars Art Center at 7 p.m. on Saturday the 20th.

Woodchuck's Revenge will be playing in Ludlow on Sunday July 21st at 7 p.m. along with the group Heron Fire.

Cabot Arts presents Kieran Kane + Rayna Gellert on Thursday, July 18th at 7 p.m. at downtown Cabot's Willey Building 

Spruce Peak Resort Association presents Judy Collins in Stowe  on Saturday, July 20th at 7 p.m.

Dave Keller will be playing at Shelburne Farms on Wednesday July 17th at 6:30, at the Jaquith Library Park in Marshfield on Thursday July 18that 6:30, and at the Spruce Peak Farmer's Market in Stowe on Friday July 19th at 11 a.m.

Red Hot Juba will be performing a free noontime concert near city hall in downtown Burlington on Friday July 19th preceded by the Green Mountain Playboys on Wednesday July 17th.

Beg Steal or Borrow will be performing this week on Thursday July 18th from 6-9pm at the Recreation Center Memorial Pavilion in Montgomery, and on Sunday July 21st from 1-3 pm at the Braintree Bluegrass Brunch in Braintree.

On Sunday July 21st at Highgate's Town Park at 7 p.m. the Vermont Bluegrass Pioneeers present a free concert as part of The All Arts Council of Franklin County’s “Summer Sounds” series. 

There will be a Breton Dance (and Song/Tune) Workshop from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, July 19th in the Perkins Room at the College St. Congregational Church in Burlington.