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Local musician to perform at Strawberry Festival
Local musician to perform at Strawberry Festival

Anna Maria, Florida  -- Alongside some of the biggest names in music at the 78th Strawberry Festival this year - Martina McBride, Alan Jackson and Trace Adkins - will be 11-year-old Jake Castro from Manatee County.

The local musician is a premier member of the Del Couch Music Education Foundation in Manatee County. Castro started playing guitar when he was just 6-years-old and has a special place in his heart for 50's and 60's Rock and Roll, Blues and Latin Rock.

The Jake Castro Band consists of three other members all of whom have played professionally for over 30 years. The group has performed in several Bay area festivals and concert series and the band has an audition in Savannah, Georgia for next season's America's Got Talent.

The Jake Castro Band will perform on March 3rd at 1:00 p.m. in the Stingray Chevrolet Entertainment Tent.

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