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Council member Jorge Gomez of Eco del Sur was a recent guest on NPR's World Cafe program on WXPN in Philadelphia.  The group seeks to preserve the heritage and culture of different Latin American regions. Their music includes a wide range of styles and rhythms influenced by the Pre-Columbian, Spanish, and African cultural heritages.  Listen to their "Latin Roots" segment with David Dye here

Congratulations to ACCBC members La Fiocco on receiving a Project Stream grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts!  La Fiocco is a non-profit professional early music organization that performs vocal and instrumental music of the Baroque and early Classical eras.

Dr. Lewis R. Baratz, Artictic Director is also hosting a new radio program, "The Well-Tempered Baroque" on WWFM The Classical Network, located on the campus of Mercer County Community College. 

Mercado Cultural Day at Princeton Public Library, October 2014. Jorge Gomez, right, plays the bass guitar with Eco Del Sur performing music of the Andes and Latin America.

Photo credit: Michael Mancuso, The Times of Trenton

Congratulations to the Bucks County Symphony Orchestra who were honored with an award acknowledging 60 years of outstanding service in the Performing Arts! The award was presented by the Arts & Cultural Council of Bucks County at the annual members reception at the James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown on June 12th.

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