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2013 Festival of American Fiddle Tunes Finale Preview – July 6, 1:30pm

2013 Festival of American Fiddle Tunes Finale Preview – July 6, 1:30pm

The closing public performance at the 2013 Festival of American Fiddle Tunes is a highlight of the weeklong gathering, and a true musical celebration. The show takes place at McCurdy Pavilion, a World War I-era balloon hangar converted into one of the West’s most distinctive performance halls (and if the weather is good, we’ll open

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Parlez Vous at Fiddle Tunes

By Fiddle Tunes Artistic Director Suzy Thompson The French presence will be especially strong this summer at Fiddle Tunes! Yvon Mimeault and Guy Bouchard from Quebec, Don and Cindy Roy from Maine, and Milton Vanicor, Blake Miller, Edward Poullard, Cedric Watson from southwest Louisiana all play music that’s got French roots, but all flavored different

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David Romtvedt’s Postcard from Basque Country

David Romtvedt, longtime friend of Centrum’s Fiddle Tunes, is a musician, writer, and a champion of Basque culture.  David is traveling in the Basque Country (an autonomous community in northern Spain) during the month of May.  He has been visiting with Joseba Tapia, Arkaitz Miner and Xabier Leturia, three Basque musicians who will be on

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