Residents of Vinalhaven have an awareness and shared pride of the musical commun
Residents of Vinalhaven have an awareness and shared pride of the musical community on the island. The year-round population of 1,300 includes classical groups, a marching band, folk duos and tiros, vocal groups, church choirs and rock and country bands. Jamie Thomas's music studio is a social center of life on the island, bringing together a diverse mix of island groups. With a related article on Candyce Dunham, harpist and music teacher, who has transformed music education on Swan's Island. Dunham's efforts include the creation of a 19-member harp ensemble. The harps were built on the island and funded through a grant from the Island Institute.
Vinalhaven, Music, Musicians, Dunham, Candyce
Michaud, Nathan, "Residents of Vinalhaven have an awareness and shared pride of the musical commun" (2002). Maine News Index - Island Journal. 325.