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Music Under the Stars at Retreat Farm: BMC Brass Quintet

July 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Brattleboro Music Center and Retreat Farm are launching a new summer concert series amid the historic beauty of Retreat Farm in Brattleboro. “Music Under the Stars” will include two free concerts in July and August, and culminate in a performance by the Windham Orchestra in September to celebrate the fall equinox and the Orchestra’s 50th anniversary.

Series sponsors are Against the Grain Gourmet and VSECU.

Gates open an hour before the music starts, with concertgoers free to spread out blankets and lawn chairs on the beautiful green at Farmhouse Square. Attendees can bring their own picnic dinner or choose from an array of food truck fare and creemees from the Farm Shop.

The “Music Under the Stars” concert series schedule includes a performance by the BMC Brass Quintet Saturday, July 13, and Becky Tracy and Keith Murphy, Saturday, August 17. On both dates, gates open at 6:30 p.m. with the concerts starting at 7:30 p.m.

The Windham Orchestra performance is set for Saturday, September 28, at 5:30 p.m. (gates open at 4:30 p.m.). Tickets are $20 In advance or $25 at the gate. Children under 12 are free; youth are $5.



July 13
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Retreat Farm
45 Farmhouse Square
Brattleboro, VT, 05301 United States
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  • BMC Bravo SocietyThe Brattleboro Music Center relies on volunteers in the community who give generously of their time. We are pleased to honor the following for their help from November 2018 through April 2019:
    Carol Barber, Orion Barber, Rick Barron, Gussie Bartlett, Karen Becker, Mara Berkley, Robert Bonneau, Crager Boardman, Tim Callahan, Terry Carter, Walter Cramer, Charles Crowther, Maisie Crowther, Becky Eisenhandler, Judy Fink, Roberta Flatley, Rob Freeberg, Caleb Fritz, Clara Fritz, Bill Gottesman, Lerna Gottesman, Don Grybko, Sophie Hannah, Freddie Hart, Kimi Hasegawa, Francis Hebert, Cal Heile, Lynn Herzog, Claudia Jacobs, Jonah Johnson, Stephen Lloyd, Joe Madison, Sheila Magnuson, Cecil Maxfield, Steve Minken, Keith Murphy, Ralph Palmer, Guy Payne, Ellen Peters, Virginia Pick, Jon Potter, Jaki Reis, Camille Robertson, Laura Robertson, Monique Shurman, Paul Eric Smith, Becky Tracy, Melissa Trainor, Riis Whitworth, Betsy Willams, Laura Bryant Williams, Pete Wilson and Lani Wright. Also included…the BMC Flute Choir (Robin Matathias: Conductor, Ellen Chornoboy, Jane Olmstead, Amanda Paradis, Shelley Sparks, Caitlin Sullivan, and Lynn Valente) and Gowan Brae (Bruce Frank, Karen Frank Bob Naess, Antje Ruppert, and Alison Schantz)

The Brattleboro Music Center

72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT  05301

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