Below is a video Jerry Mac & Friends Placed here to pay tribute to all the New England Country Stars that have become our friends. The video is a tibute to the natural beauty and historic legacy of the six New England states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Rhode Island. The musical excerpts accompanying each montage are as follows:Connecticut - Symphony No. 3 in C minor ("Organ Symphony"), 2nd mvt. (Maestoso) by Camille Saint-SaënsMaine - Finlandia by Jean SibeliusMassachusetts - Colonial Song by Percy GraingerNew Hampshire - "Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity" from The Planets by Gustav HolstVermont - "Nimrod" from The Enigma Variations by Edward ElgarRhode Island - Piano Concerto in A minor, 3rd mvt. by Edvard Grieg
HERE IS A LETTER RECEIVED FROM "THE COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION OF RHODE ISLAND"
Thank you for featuring our local talent on your show of October 18th. I am the membership chair of The Country Music Association Of Rhode Island. And, although, we are a small state, we have a strong traditional country music following and many talented performers.
Rena N. Ackerman