Uke group to strum at Willow Island
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 2:01 pm

Grasse River Heritage will host Canton Central School student musicians for a first ever concert on Willow Island on Tuesday evening, June 4. The concert will include performances by the high school Jazz Band, the Jazz Combo, and Vocal Jazz Ensemble and the Junior High Jazz Band, plus the debut of the Banford Strummers, above, a new troupe of about 30 Canton 3rd and 4th graders  in the new ukulele orchestra, directed by Bridget Hall. The outdoor show is scheduled for 7 p.m., weather permitting, or Wednesday or Thursday, if it is postponed. The event, sponsored by Grasse River Heritage, is free and open to the public. Photo submitted by Varick Chittenden. Read more here.