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Connecting Musical Threads Across Time and Distance

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The musical ensemble Blue Thread combines musical traditions from across the world for a series of concerts this week: Wednesday at Crystal Bridges, Thursday at the Walton Five & Dime Museum, Friday at the King Opera House and Saturday at Mt. Sequoyah Center.

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Kyle Kellams is KUAF's news director and host of Ozarks at Large.
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