Summer concert to honor Jerry Venturi

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The Summer Concert in the Park series continues Sunday with a tribute to longtime musician, accordionist, and music store owner, the late Jerry Venturi.

The concerts are held at the amphitheater near the Howard Road parking lot, and are hosted by the Madera County Arts Council and the Madera Parks and Community Services Department. The concerts are sponsored by local businesses, service clubs and individuals.

According to Charles “Chuck” DeFina of the Central Valley Accordion Club, musicians from as far away as Bakersfield and San Jose will perform.

The concert will begin one hour earlier than usual, at 6 p.m...

 

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