DUO MANTAR is comprised of the American classical guitarist Adam Levin (whom you will remember from his recent house concert with DUO SONIDOS) and the Israeli mandolinist Jacob Reuven. Their playing has been described as “viscerally and imaginative...transcendental and exuberant." Levin and Reuven share a passion for Israeli music, Hebrew and Jewish songs. Both of them are … [Read more...] about DUO MANTAR Performing Plucked String Music of Israel
CHAT is a full-color glossy magazine that celebrates creative businesses, regional events, museums and cultural programs. It is published by Windham ARTS, a non-profit and the Connecticut Office of the Arts Designated Regional Service. Each issue of CHAT includes compelling stories about area businesses, attractions, and the creative community as well timely pieces on … [Read more...] about CHECK OUT THE LATEST EDITION OF CHAT!
Connecticut Office of Tourism announces brochure distribution partner for Connecticut Welcome Centers The State Office of Tourism has been able to secure more racks for your brochures at all Welcome Center locations except Westbrook. While recent layoffs have eliminated Welcome Center staffing, CTM Media Group is stepping up to help receive and restock brochures at the Centers … [Read more...] about Business of Tourism #201: DNE Guide, CT Welcome Centers, Brochure Launch
EASTCONN, through funding provided by and in partnership with the Eastern Connecticut Workforce Investment Board, plans to provide a Summer Youth Employment and Training Program for over 125 14-21 year old youth in Eastern Connecticut. The youth will be learning meaningful work readiness skills while helping out their community, and we need help from you to provide these … [Read more...] about EASTCONN Summer Youth Employment and Training Program
A crowd of more than 350 arts workers, arts advocates, high-school students, performers, legislators and government officials celebrated the power of the arts to transform individual lives and stimulate the state's economy at the first CT Arts Day in 20 years. Kristina Newman-Scott, Director of Culture for the State of CT, pushed for the concept of this gathering and rallied … [Read more...] about FIRST ARTS DAY AT THE CAPITOL IN 20 YEARS A TREMENDOUS SUCCESS