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Lauren Sheehan

Lauren Sheehan In The Library Of Congress

Lauren Sheehan In The Library Of Congress

Thanks to the efforts of some amazing traditional music supporters in Seattle, Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival favorite Lauren Sheehan is in the Library of Congress. Northwest News Network reporter Tom Banse recently interviewed Lauren about her work, and the work of Dyann and Rick Arthur – the couple that have been working hard to

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The 2012 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival – Registration is OPEN!

July 29-August 5 – 2012 The Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival Daryl Davis, Artistic Director REGISTER TODAY! Call: 800.733.3608 Registration for the 2012 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival is open! Expand your recognition and knowledge of this musical art form, while preserving the original integrity and style of the acoustic blues tradition through workshops and

2012 at Centrum: Registration Has Begun!

(Lightnin’ Wells and Micah Kesselring, in the studio at KPTZ.  Photo by Barney Burke) Happy New Year! 2012 promises to be an exciting year at Centrum – registration for the summer workshop season has begun, and registration is also underway for Choro and Young Artist programming in 2012, including the Advanced Visual Art Studio, and

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Mary Hilts Named New Program Manager

Centrum, Washington’s home for creative arts and education, has appointed Mary Hilts (pictured) to the position of Program Manager for the Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival. Working with Artistic Director Daryl Davis and Centrum management staff, Hilts will support and manage artist faculty, and support planning and development for both the Festival workshop schedule and

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A Message for the Centrum Blues Community

October 12, 2011 Dear Centrum Blues community: I am writing to let you know that Daryl Davis will be the new Artistic Director for the Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival and Workshop.  Please visit our media page for a press release detailing the announcement.  We are grateful for Corey’s leadership over the past three years, and

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Save the Date: The 2012 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival

Make plans now to attend the 2012 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival, taking place at Fort Worden State Park from July 29 through August 5, 2012. Featuring master class instruction and workshops in country and acoustic blues, the 2012 festival also includes mainstage performances by festival artists at McCurdy Pavilion, as well as intimate club

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