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Mary Fahl, formerly of October Project, at The Spire Center

Currently on tour in support of her EP, Four Songs – a collection of Italian arias beautifully produced by John Lissauer as well as her full length album, Love and Gravity, Mary Fahl first achieved fame in the mid-1990s as the lead singer and co-founder of the folk-rock/adult alternative group, October Project. Mary’s musical inspirations for her solo career have expanded to include classical, medieval and world music. Mary’s vocals are awe-inspiring-delivered with passion and sophistication. Continue Reading →

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Pinehills featuring local, acoustic music this summer

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erdana, geneva; font-size: 8pt;”>Courtesy Jake Hill<br /></span=
></p>
<p><span style=3D”font-family: verdana, geneva; font-size: 8pt;”&g=
t;Jake Hill is at Cafe Olio, July 19</span></p>
<p>Summer time entertainment at the PInehills is taking a lower key t=
his year, as big events are being replaced by more intimate engagements.&lt=
;/p>

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Middle school band opens new McDonald’s

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;</a><br /><span style=3D”font-family: verdana, geneva; font=
-size: 8pt;”>Photo courtesy Plymouth Public Schools</span></p&g=
t;
<p>The Plymouth South Middle School Band, under the direction of Greg=
Tracy, &#0160;participated in the grand opening of the new McDonald&am=
p;#39;s Restaurant in Sagamore.</p>
<p>The band performed the national anthem. The students were treated =
to lunch and McDonald&#39;s made a $500 donation to the PSMS Music Depa=
rtment.</p>
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PSMS musicians win honors at music competition

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-family: verdana, geneva;”>Photo courtesy Plymouth Public Schools</sp=
an></p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”><span style=3D”font-size: 10pt; font-family: georgi=
a, palatino;”>The Plymouth South Middle School 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade B=
and participated in the Massachusetts Instrumental and Choral Conductors As=
sociation Music Festival at Bellingham High School on Friday, March 30.<=
/span></p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>This is a statewide competition that took place in six=
different sites around Massachusetts over this past weekend. The PSMS Band=
was awarded a Bronze medal for their performance.</p>
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Open house at PSHS for aspiring middle school musicians

<p dir=3D”ltr”>The Unified Arts Department and the Plymouth Schools M=
usic Association is hosting an Open House/Ice Cream Social on March 7 at 7 =
p.m. at Plymouth South High for 8th grade students interested in learning m=
ore about music opportunities at the high school level.</p>
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Plymouth South kids selected to make music at SEMSBA

<p dir=3D”ltr”>Several area students were selected for the Junior and=
Senior SEMSBA Music Festival taking place in May.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>Plymouth South Middle School musicians selected were b=
ass clarinetist Liam Ginnetty, alto saxophonist Gregory Pappas, trumpet pla=
yer Veronica Holmes, and euphonium players Heather Bryzkcy and Sean Swanton=
.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>Clarinetists Zac West and Allison Rogers, along with f=
lautist Melissa Jaworksi, trombone player Nate Stowe and percussionist Nate=
Rogers were chosen from Plymouth South High School They=E2=80=99ll be join=
ed by Adriana Alvarez and Rebeca Geary who will sing with the chorus.</p=
>
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Local students selected for music festival

<p dir=3D”ltr”>Plymouth South Middle School musicians &#0160;Liam=
Ginnetty, Gregory Pappas, Veronica Holmes, Heather Bryzkcy and Sean Swanto=
n, along with Plymouth South High School musicians Zac West, Melissa Jawors=
ki, Allison Rogers, Nate Stowe and Nate Rogers have been chosen for the &am=
p;#0160;Junior and Senior SEMSBA Music Festival taking place in May.</p&=
gt;
<p dir=3D”ltr”>They were chosen during auditions recently held in Wal=
pole.</p>
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Meet the teacher: Justin Canzano of Plymouth South High School

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t;Photo by Matthew Nadler</span></p>
<p><span style=3D”font-family: verdana, geneva; font-size: 8pt;”&g=
t;Justin Canzano is a new music teacher at Plymouth South High School</s=
pan></p>
<div><strong>What do you teach?</strong><br />I tea=
ch students to perform, appreciate, analyze, interpret, create, and underst=
and music.<br />My courses include concert band, guitar, music theory=
, and music history. I am also the director of the jazz band at Plymouth So=
uth, and assistant director for the combined North/South Marching Band.<=
/div>
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Meet the teacher: Brandon Coon of Plymouth South High School

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verdana, geneva; font-size: 8pt;”>Photo by Matthew Nadler</span>&=
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<p dir=3D”ltr”><span style=3D”font-family: verdana, geneva; font-s=
ize: 8pt;”>Teacher Brandon Coon works with two students on a song.</s=
pan></p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>In another universe, one of the new faces in Plymouth =
South High School=E2=80=99s music department might have been a biology teac=
her.</p>
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Entrain at the Pinehills, July 7

Entrain, "Epic in sound and kaleidoscopic in vision," or so says their press kit, will be at the Village Green, July 7 at 6 p.m. The six piece band has released seven albums with rock, blues, calypso and jazz-inspired music. Singer and songwriter Carly Tefft, who recently appeared at the Pinehills opens.. Just 17, Carly recently released her first album

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