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October Roses Are the Fairest Of All

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Malian guitar master Ali Farka Toure

We welcome October with autumn roses, music from Mali and Montpelier, and much more.

This program will air on Sunday, October 3rd from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

Banjo Dan Lindner will be giving a talk and musical program on Wednesday October 6th in St. Albans, at the Fourteenth Star Brewery at the St. Albans Shopping Center, 133 North Main Street, at 11 am. The St. A OLLI chapter has selected this wide-open space for safety reasons .

The VT Bluegrass Pioneers will be playing at Toast & Eggs in Waitsfield on Sunday October 10th from 2-5 p.m. for their annual Cider Fest. The Bluegrass Pioneers will also be playing the same day, Sunday October 10th, at the Sugarbush Resor in Warren beginning at around 5p.m.

Abby Sherman and The Way North will be performing original blues and rock at Burnham Hall, 52 River Rd. in Lincoln, on Saturday, October 9th at 7:30 p.m.

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Robert Resnik has been the host of All the Traditions, VPR;s folk and world music show, since 1996. He is the winner of the 2019 Herb Lockwood Prize In the Arts, an honor that"aims to reward the pinnacle of arts leadership in a state blessed with creative energy disproportionate to its population." He is the first Lockwood Prize recipient chosen for his contribution to music and musicians in Vermont.=.