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Billy Novick & Guy Van Duser at Charlestown Branch Of The Boston Public Library


Charlestown Branch Of The Boston Public Library
179 Main Street
Charlestown, MA


Thu, May 25, 2017
7:00 pm

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Billy Novick & Guy Van Duser : musical tribute to "Friend of the Year" Edward F. Kelly. Presented by the Friends of the Charlestown Branch of the Boston Public Library. Free and open to all, with a reception following. For more information: http://www.friendsofcharlestownlib.org/adult-events/, friendsofcharlestownlib@gmail.com, 617-242-1248.

Billy Novick & Guy Van Duser have been together as a duo for forty years, as some would say, longer than most marriages! They found each other during rehearsals for a dance performance and Novick agreed to play on Van Duser's debut solo album "Fingerstyle Guitar." Although executives at the Rounder Record label were dubious of the combination of woodwinds and acoustic guitar, the results were so impressive that Novick and Van Duser agreed to continue pooling their resources. Since then, they have performed in concerts, clubs and festivals all over North America and Europe, have been frequent guests on many popular radio programs, such as "Prairie Home Companion" and "All Things Considered," and have been featured on numerous film and TV soundtracks....

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Mary Curtin uploaded this event on May 4, 2017