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Cello takes center stage with borough musician

NAUGATUCK — Borough cellist Thirzah Bendokas is on a mission to take her instrument from the back of the orchestra to the forefront of classical and popular music. The instrument…

CONTRIBUTED Naugatuck musician Bob Semanchik recently released his second album, ‘16 Stories,’ available on iTunes and CD Baby. The album features 16 original pop-rock songs with guitar and vocals by Semanchik.
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Borough musician has “16 Stories” to tell

NAUGATUCK — When Naugatuck guitarist Bob Semanchik released his first album three years ago, listeners told him they liked his three original works better than the covers on the CD….

Les Julian finds his rhythm on the djembe during his children's concert, We All Laugh in the Same Language, July 7 at the Prospect Fire House. The concert was hosted by the Prospect Public Library.
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Borough celebrates cultural heritage

NAUGATUCK – The aroma of fresh empanadas, tandoori chicken, and apple pie lured visitors into the high school cafeteria the evening of March 24. The food and the people were…

Rhythm in Naugy musician’s blood

NAUGATUCK — His mother was a singer and his father was a drummer. So no one thought it was strange when Michael Ostuni first started messing with his dad’s drum…

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Kerry Boys rock out Irish style

For those looking to get their shamrocks on this St. Patty’s Day, look no further than The Kerry Boys, Connecticut’s own Irish balladeers. Prospect resident Pierce Campbell and his partner…

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Local band releases debut album

NAUGATUCK — The musicians who comprise local rock band Eight n’ Up may work in the real estate sector, but they sure don’t sing songs about mortgages or home appraisal….

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Local officer part of Red Dirt Road Band

BEACON FALLS — The man who might give you a ticket for speeding in Beacon Falls is the same man who will be rocking the bass this weekend at the…