Author: Mike Levine

The festival has become a fixture in Essex County, annually featuring local and national musical acts, 75+ arts and food vendors, and thousands of attendees.

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The French-born musician adds his Django Reinhardt–inspired sound to Maplewood’s cultural pastiche.

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His clients range from Bruce to Blondie to Branford. What exactly does he do?

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Jay Rosenblatt builds a handful of high-end acoustic guitars each year.

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Just 29, the Montclair-bred musician has earned the admiration of fans and fellow artists.

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Local artists are still strumming in varied venues throughout the state, from cafes and churches to libraries and living rooms.

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In 2015, singer/songwriter Dana Calitri developed Sing for Your Health!, a therapeutic program for Parkinson’s disease patients that’s offered monthly in West Orange, Ridgewood and New York City. 

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