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August 2023

Summer Salon: Mozart’s Arias for Aloysia

August 10, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The Brattleboro Music Center presents a series of Summer Salons exploring the magic and method behind master musical works. Led by longtime BMC faculty member Moby Pearson, the salons will be held Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. in the air-conditioned BMC. Pearson will share remarkable recordings of music from across the ages – and share new musical perspectives along the way! August 10 - Mozart's Arias for Aloysia Wolfgang fell head over heels for his 17-year-old student Aloysia Weber in 1777.…

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September 2023

Windborne Returns to its Roots

September 23, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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After touring internationally and attracting an enthusiastic following on social media, Windborne performs at the Brattleboro Music Center Saturday, September 23. The 7 p.m. concert is expected to sell out, so you are encouraged to get your tickets as soon as possible.  Old songs and bold harmony combine for a profound vocal experience. This captivating show will draw on the singers’ deep roots in traditions of vocal harmony, while the absolute uniqueness of the group’s artistic approach brings old songs…

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October 2023

Juno Orchestra: Bach

October 8, 2023 @ 2:30 pm

The Brattleboro Music Center's Juno Orchestra, the region's 'home team' chamber orchestra, presents a program in October reminiscent of popular Bach programs that enthralled local audiences in the past. The concert, set for 2:30 p.m. Sunday, October 8, at Persons Auditorium in Marlboro, features the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, as well as works by his son and by Handel. As Juno founder Zon Eastes explains, “This concert recalls the wonder of the New England Bach Festival, often presented this…

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In Stile Moderno Misero amante – Songs of Love and Suffering

October 13, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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In Stile Moderno presents “Misero amante -Songs of Love and Suffering” Friday, October 13 at the Brattleboro Music Center. The program for the 7 p.m. concert invites the audience into the world of 17th-century Italy to indulge in every poet’s favorite subject: the joys and pains of love. From the thrill of first attraction to the disappointment of a bad break-up, every moment of the lover’s journey was captured by the most celebrated musicians of the era, including Girolamo Kapsberger,…

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Chamber Series: Sō Percussion

October 28, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The Brattleboro Music Center Chamber Series presents Sō Percussion in a benefit concert for Groundworks Collaborative. The concert at the BMC is set for Saturday, October 28, at 7 p.m. Groundworks Collaborative was established in 2015 following the merger of the Brattleboro Area Drop-In Center and Morningside Shelter.  It partners with people and systems creating solutions to end hunger and homelessness for all people in the region, working toward a community in which all people have their basic needs met,…

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November 2023

EOS: Journey

November 5, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The EOS Project presents “Journey” Sunday, November 5, at the BMC. The 4 p.m. concert will feature compositions, songs and improvisations of Classical, Jazz, Aboriginal, and Native American music. This unique and exciting program follows the journey of one musician along a diverse musical pathway which has included playing with symphony orchestras, exploring jazz, and performing children's and family music with the famed RosenShontz duo. The audience will “meet” some of the composers encountered over the years, including Marjorie Adams,…

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Palaver Strings: Beehive Chamber Series – Homeland

November 10, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Palaver Strings’ Beehive Chamber Series returns to the Brattleboro Music Center Friday, November 10, with a program entitled “Homeland.” The 7 p.m. concert at the BMC will explore folk-inspired music by a diverse group of composers paying homage to their homelands: Carlos Guastavino (Argentina), Violetta Parra (Chile), Leos Janacek (Czech Republic), and Bela Bartok (Hungary). Their works explore the essence of each composer’s cultural-political landscape, using folk material from everyday life. The musical journey concludes with Brahms’ monumental Trio in…

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Sarasa Ensemble: Tendrils of the Soul

November 17, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Sarasa Ensemble presents “Tendrils of the Soul,” a special anniversary program that demonstrates the depth and power of the First Viennese School’s masters Friday, November 17, at the Brattleboro Music Center. The 7 p.m. concert will feature Beethoven’s soul-searching “Cavatina” from his String Quartet No. 13,  Haydn’s unstoppable inventiveness in his String Quartet in C major, Op 54 No 2, and Schubert’s sublime String Quintet in C Major. Performers are Zenas Hsu, Amy Galluzzo, violins; Marka Gustavsson, viola; and Timothy…

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December 2023

Chamber Series: Musicians from Marlboro-Group II

December 2, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Our Chamber Series welcomes Musicians from Marlboro Group II Saturday, December 2, at 7 p.m. This program pairs Ralph Vaughan Williams’s powerful Blake Songs for tenor and oboe with Scottish composer Helen Grime’s exhilarating Oboe Quartet and the expansive majesty of Brahms’s Piano Quartet in A Major. Performers joining tenor Patrick Bessenbacher will include Itamar Zorman, violin; Haesue Lee, viola; Brannon Cho, cello; Filippo Gorini, piano; and Mary Lynch VanderKolk, oboe Musicians from Marlboro tours are noted not only for…

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Brattleboro Camerata — “Treasure Hidden Within”

December 10, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The Brattleboro Camerata presents “Treasure Hidden Within,” a program exploring how composers take pre-existing music and hide it within the structure of a new piece, infusing the latter with the essence of the older work. The concert is scheduled for Sunday, December 10, at 4 p.m. at the BMC. The “hidden treasures” in the December 10 concert include a popular secular Medieval tune (embedded in Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina’s Missa L’homme armé a 4), sacred Gregorian chant melodies (hidden in…

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Music School Adult Ensembles Concert

December 12, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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New Year’s Eve Concerts

December 31, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Becky Tracy & Keith Murphy, Stefan Amidon & Zara Bode, and Peter & Mary Alice Amidon present their 22nd Brattleboro New Year’s Eve concerts Sunday, December 31, at the Brattleboro Music Center. Two performances – at 5 and 7:30 p.m. – are scheduled for this annual holiday “Smorgasbord of Traditional Song & Dance Tunes,” with an evening of New England, Appalachian, Irish and French-Canadian dance music, fiddling from around the world, and a feast of singing. Keith Murphy (guitar, mandolin,…

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New Year’s Eve Concerts

December 31, 2023 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Becky Tracy & Keith Murphy, Stefan Amidon & Zara Bode, and Peter & Mary Alice Amidon present their 22nd Brattleboro New Year’s Eve concerts Sunday, December 31, at the Brattleboro Music Center. Two performances – at 5 and 7:30 p.m. – are scheduled for this annual holiday “Smorgasbord of Traditional Song & Dance Tunes,” with an evening of New England, Appalachian, Irish and French-Canadian dance music, fiddling from around the world, and a feast of singing. Keith Murphy (guitar, mandolin,…

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January 2024

Student Recitals

January 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Sarasa Ensemble: French New Wave Baroque

January 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The Sarasa Ensemble presents “French New Wave Baroque” Thursday, January 11, at the Brattleboro Music Center. The “nouvelle vague” of French Baroque music heralded a wealth of chamber music from the likes of Couperin, Jacquet de la Guerre, Mondonville, and others. Telemann caught the wave with great panache, resulting in his gorgeous set of “Nouveaux Quatuors Parisiens” for flute, violin, viola da gamba, cello and harpsichord. The 7 p.m. concert will feature Ashley Solomon, flute; Susanna Ogata, violin; Jennifer Morsches,…

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Brattleboro Concert Choir: Songs for the People

January 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Latchis Theatre, 50 Main Street
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The Brattleboro Concert Choir presents “Songs for the People” in two concerts, Saturday, January 13, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, January 14, at 4 p.m. at the Latchis Theatre. “Songs for the People" is a concert for this moment in history, consisting of music by living America-based composers that grapples with contemporary issues like climate change, immigration, and racial injustice. “Every piece on the ‘Songs for the People’ program grapples with these ideas, and is written by a living America-based…

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Brattleboro Concert Choir: Songs for the People

January 14 @ 4:00 pm
Latchis Theatre, 50 Main Street
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The Brattleboro Concert Choir presents “Songs for the People” in two concerts, Saturday, January 13, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, January 14, at 4 p.m. at the Latchis Theatre. “Songs for the People" is a concert for this moment in history, consisting of music by living America-based composers that grapples with contemporary issues like climate change, immigration, and racial injustice. “Every piece on the ‘Songs for the People’ program grapples with these ideas, and is written by a living America-based…

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Chamber Series: Benjamin Hochman, “Resonance”

January 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Our Chamber Series continues Friday, January 19, at 7 p.m. with pianist Benjamin Hochman, in a concert entitled "Resonance." In all roles, from orchestral soloist, recitalist and chamber musician to conductor, Benjamin Hochman regards music as vital and essential. Composers, fellow musicians, orchestras and audiences recognize his deep commitment to insightful programming and performances of quality. The program includes Carlo Gesualdo’s Madrigals in five voices, arranged by Hochman; Oliver Knussen’s Prayer Bell Sketch, Op. 29; John Dowland’s Pavane Lachrymae, P.…

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Spring Session Begins

January 21
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Northern Roots Festival: Daytime Programming

January 27 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Click here to download Festival schedule. The 17th annual Northern Roots Festival once again offers daytime workshops, a Saturday evening concert, and Sunday pub sessions to delight lovers of traditional northern musical traditions which this year include Irish, English, French Canadian, Scandinavian, and New England. A cornerstone of the traditional music calendar in New England, the Festival begins Saturday, January 27, from noon to 5 p.m., as the Brattleboro Music Center hosts workshops on a wide variety of topics. Attendees…

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Northern Roots Festival: Evening Concert

January 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Click here to view Festival schedule. The ever-popular Northern Roots Festival concert returns for its 17th year at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 27. This annual Festival is a celebration of northern musical genres, this year including Irish, English, French Canadian, New England and Scandinavian traditions. Held at the Brattleboro Music Center, the performance will feature Eight Feet Tall, Triga, Jake Grieco and Cedar Stanistreet, Amanda Witman, and Traddleboro 2024. Featuring instrumentalists Dan Accardi (the Ivy Leaf) and Armand Aromin (the Ivy Leaf, the…

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Northern Roots Festival: Pub Sessions

January 28 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
River Garden Marketplace, 157 Main Street
Brattleboro, VT United States
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Click here to view Festival schedule. The 17th annual Northern Roots Festival once again offers daytime workshops, a Saturday evening concert, and Sunday pub sessions to delight lovers of traditional northern musical traditions which this year include Irish, English, French Canadian, Scandinavian, and New England. The Festival continues on Sunday, January 28, with sessions including a Pub Sing, French Canadian Session, and Irish Session, all hosted downtown at the River Garden Marketplace from 1 to 5:30 p.m. A cornerstone of…

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February 2024

Palaver Strings: Nightingale in a Tree

February 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Palaver Strings' Beehive Chamber Series presents "Nightingale in a Tree" Friday, February 2, at 7 p.m. Palaver Strings welcomes Fredy Clue, a Nyckelharpa virtuoso, composer, and multi-instrumentalist from Sweden. Hailed as “a creator of remarkable experiences and a true innovator in the folk art space,” Clue has taken the traditional music scene by storm. Their music takes inspiration from the forests, oceans, birds, and animals alike. Joined by Maine’s own Jamie Oshima, a talented guitarist, Palaver Strings will premiere Clue's…

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Juno Orchestra: Challenge

February 11 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Under the direction of Zon Eastes, the Juno Orchestra will perform George Frideric Handel’s Concerto Grosso in B flat Major, Op. 6, No. 7; Paul Hindemith’s Five Pieces, Op 44, No. 4; Erik Nielsen’s Movement 3 from Glimpses of Azure; Jean Perrault’s Exodus; and George Templeton Strong’s Choral on a Theme by Leo Hassler (1601). Also featured will be the premiere of Robert Merfeld’s Bridget Anne Hart: An Irish Legacy. The piece was inspired by memories of departing the Irish…

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Chamber Series: Musicians from Marlboro

February 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The Brattleboro Music Center’s Chamber Series presents Musicians from Marlboro Group III Saturday, February 17. The 7 p.m. concert at the BMC features a richly varied program that begins with Samuel Coleridge-Taylor’s harmonically beguiling Five Fantasiestücke and concludes with Arnold Schoenberg’s intense, enthralling Verklärte Nacht. The program also includes Piano Trio No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 90, B. 166 by Antonín Dvořák and Six Bagatelles, Op. 9 by Anton Webern. Performers include Anna Göckel and Stephanie Zyzak, violin; Jordan…

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February Break

February 18 @ 8:00 am - February 24 @ 5:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The office is closed during this week. However, faculty may hold lessons so please check with them directly to find out whether you will have a lesson. Otherwise, enjoy your break!

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E.O.S.: Untethered

February 25 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The EOS Project presents “Untethered,” Sunday, February 25, at the BMC. The 4 p.m. concert will feature music for unaccompanied violin and cello, exploring themes of connectedness when we feel most alone. Audience members are invited to bring a sketch pad to draw or color during the performance. Performing will be Heather Sommerlad on violin and Julie Carew on cello. Works will include Three Question Marks by Eric Lacy, Shades for Cello by Daijana Wallace, Baroque Suite for Unaccompanied Cello…

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March 2024

Sarasa Ensemble: Bolivian Mission Baroque

March 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Sarasa Ensemble presents “Anónimo from Amazonia: Bolivian Mission Baroque,” a sunny program of secular and sacred Baroque music from the Missions of Bolivia with an undeniable impulse from the folk element of its indigenous people. The concert is set for Friday, March 8, at 7 p.m. at the BMC. Featured performers are Carley DeFranco, soprano; Jesse Irons, Rebecca Nelson, violins; Jennifer Morsches, cello; William Simms, Baroque guitar/theorbo; and John McKean, organ. The Sarasa Ensemble is a collective group of international…

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In Stile Moderno: Madrigals of Claudio Monteverdi

March 10 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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In Stile Moderno spotlights the “Madrigals of Claudio Monteverdi,” for five voices and theorbo Sunday, March 10 at the BMC. The 4 p.m. concert will feature Agnes Coakley Cox, soprano; Julia Soojin Cavallaro, mezzo soprano; Corey Dalton Hart, tenor; Adam Jacob Simon, baritone; Andrew Padgett, bass; and Nathaniel Cox, theorbo. The five-voice madrigal developed as a genre in the 16th century and became a proving ground for young composers. Monteverdi, whose career bridged the Renaissance and Baroque, was one of…

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Juno Orchestra: Carnival of the Animals – Benefit Concert

March 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Latchis Theatre, 50 Main Street
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Zon Eastes and Juno Orchestra will perform Camille Saint-Saëns’ “The Carnival of the Animals” in a free matinee concert Thursday, March 14. The 2 p.m. concert will be held at the Latchis Theatre in downtown Brattleboro. Donations are welcome and will benefit the Brattleboro Music Center’s Music School scholarship program. “The Carnival of the Animals” is a suite of 14 short, humorous animal-themed movements. The music at the March 14 concert will be complemented by the poetry of Jack Prelutsky,…

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Repertoire Class

March 15 @ 5:00 am - 7:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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A masterclass where students can present pieces they are working on for feedback from the audience and faculty.

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Brattleboro Ballad Sing

March 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Be sure to take part in the Brattleboro Ballad Sing. This event focuses on the sharing of traditional-style ballads by various singers in attendance. (Could that be you?) Singers familiar with this tradition are invited to sing a ballad (or two, if time allows). Most likely we will hear ballads from the American and British traditions, but we welcome ballads from other traditions. Listeners are heartily encouraged to attend too. Admission is by donation; suggested amount is $5 to $10.

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EOS “2 for 4” Breaking Barriers and Defying Conventions

March 24 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The BMC’s EOS Project presents string quartets by two pioneering women composers Sunday, March 24, at the BMC. Titled “2 for 4,” the 4 p.m. program will feature Florence Price’s String Quartet No. 2 in a minor and Grażyna Bacewicz’s String Quartet No. 4. Florence Price and Grażyna Bacewicz were trailblazers in their respective contexts, breaking barriers and defying conventions to make their mark on the world of classical music. While they lived worlds apart, they shared the challenge of…

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Spring Music Salons with Moby Pearson

March 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Moby Pearson -- violinist, ensemble coach, and orchestra conductor -- invites music lovers to enjoy a vast array of musical treats. Be prepared to pick up new musical perspectives along the way. As Pearson notes, “Salons are presented in a way that is accessible to all. You don't have to be a musician to attend -- open ears are all that is required.” All offerings will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the BMC. The suggested donation is $25 per…

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Chamber Series: Castle of our Skins – Love and Justice

March 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Our Chamber Series presents “Castle of Our Skins: Love and Justice,” Saturday, March 30. This portrait concert, set for 7 p.m. at the BMC, features the music of Adolphus Hailstork, and includes such works as Deep River Rhapsody for String Quartet, Who is Sylvia, Sanctum Rhapsody for Viola and Piano, String Quartet No. 2, Variations on Swing Low Sweet Chariot, and Summer. Life. Song. Hailstork has written numerous works for chorus, solo voice, piano, organ, various chamber ensembles, band, orchestra,…

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April 2024

RASA String Quartet: “Impressions: East Meets West”

April 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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In a performance at the BMC, the Rasa String Quartet will present “Impressions: East meets West." The concert, set for Friday, April 5, at 7 p.m., will include a joyful celebration of the Lunar New Year in Chen Yi’s “Shuo” and Jungyoon Wie's version of "A Popular Tune." Also featured will be an exciting fusion of East Asian folk music and the Western classical tradition, showcasing visionary composers who embrace traditional folk music from around Asia, capturing the essence of…

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Spring Music Salons with Moby Pearson

April 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Moby Pearson -- violinist, ensemble coach, and orchestra conductor -- invites music lovers to enjoy a vast array of musical treats. Be prepared to pick up new musical perspectives along the way. As Pearson notes, “Salons are presented in a way that is accessible to all. You don't have to be a musician to attend -- open ears are all that is required.” All offerings will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the BMC. The suggested donation is $25 per…

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Eloise & Co with Rachel Aucoin

April 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Brattleboro-based band Eloise & Company is joined by Rachel Aucoin in a performance at the BMC Friday, April 12, at 7 p.m. Eloise & Co. is a shapeshifting ensemble, often a duo and, at other times, a trio with piano or guitar. With Becky Tracy on fiddle, octave fiddle, and vocals and Rachel Bell on accordion and vocals, Eloise & Co. plays a dynamic range of music including gritty French folk groove tunes, energetic Celtic reels, soulful waltzes, and lively…

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Pianist Lio Kuok-Wai: Midday Scholarship Benefit Concert

April 15 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Pianist Lio Kuok-Wai performs at the Brattleboro Music Center Monday, April 15, at 1 p.m. in a concert benefiting BMC Music School scholarships. Admission is by donation. The program will include Robert Schumann’s Kinderszenen Op.15, Kreisleriana Op.16, and Fantasie Op.17. Praised by the Vancouver Sun as a "musician's musician,” the Macau-born pianist’s dedication, intelligence and artistic accomplishments have already earned him a splendid reputation in the classical music field. A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music under Gary Graffman,…

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April Break

April 21 @ 8:00 am - April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The office is closed during this week. However, faculty may hold lessons that week so please check with them directly to find out whether you will have a lesson. Otherwise, enjoy your break!

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Brattleboro Camerata: Make It a Place of Springs

April 21 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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The Brattleboro Camerata presents “Make it a Place of Springs” Sunday, April 21, at the Brattleboro Music Center. This 4 p.m. concert will feature Renaissance-era and modern music exploring nature and the natural world. “Our spring program is all about nature, with pieces on swans, crickets, deer, seasons, flowers, trees, fleas, bees, and blue birds,” says Musical Director Jonathan Harvey. “We're singing in English, Latin, Italian, and French, to music from the Renaissance era as well as the 20th and…

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Spring Music Salons with Moby Pearson

April 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Moby Pearson -- violinist, ensemble coach, and orchestra conductor -- invites music lovers to enjoy a vast array of musical treats. Be prepared to pick up new musical perspectives along the way. As Pearson notes, “Salons are presented in a way that is accessible to all. You don't have to be a musician to attend -- open ears are all that is required.” All offerings will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the BMC. The suggested donation is $25 per…

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Blanche Moyse Chorale: Final Performance

April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Sunday, April 28, marks the final performance by the Blanche Moyse Chorale. The 4 p.m. concert at the Brattleboro Music Center will include two works by J.S. Bach: the familiar motet “Jesu, meine Freude” and Cantata BWV 23 (“Du wahre Gott und Davids Sohn), as well as the lovely “Musikalische Exquien” by Heinrich Schütz, the first known requiem in German.  The Chorale will be led by conductor Mark Nelson. This concert will be the last time that this group of…

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May 2024

Brattleboro Concert Choir: In Paradisum – Music of Gabriel Fauré

May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Brattleboro Concert Choir In Paradisum: Music of Gabriel Fauré featuring the Requiem, "Cantique de Jean Racine," and "Tu es Petrus" with orchestra. The concerts are scheduled for 7 p.m. Saturday, May 4, and 4 p.m. Sunday, May 5, at Persons Auditorium, Potash Hill, Marlboro. "Our 'In Paradisum' concerts are meant to be a balm and a respite in stressful and troubling times,” says Musical Director Jonathan Harvey. “All three pieces on the program are by French Romantic Gabriel Fauré,…

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Brattleboro Concert Choir: In Paradisum – Music of Gabriel Fauré

May 5 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Brattleboro Concert Choir In Paradisum: Music of Gabriel Fauré featuring the Requiem, "Cantique de Jean Racine," and "Tu es Petrus" with orchestra. The concerts are scheduled for 7 p.m. Saturday, May 4, and 4 p.m. Sunday, May 5, at Persons Auditorium, Potash Hill, Marlboro. "Our 'In Paradisum' concerts are meant to be a balm and a respite in stressful and troubling times,” says Musical Director Jonathan Harvey. “All three pieces on the program are by French Romantic Gabriel Fauré,…

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Spring Music Salons with Moby Pearson – Pops!

May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Moby Pearson -- violinist, ensemble coach, and orchestra conductor -- invites music lovers to enjoy a vast array of musical treats. Be prepared to pick up new musical perspectives along the way. As Pearson notes, “Salons are presented in a way that is accessible to all. You don't have to be a musician to attend -- open ears are all that is required.” This session will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the BMC. The suggested donation is $25 per…

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Sarasa Ensemble: Birds of a Feather

May 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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With a flourishing send-off in the finale of its 25th anniversary year, Sarasa Ensemble presents “Birds of a Feather,” with works by Rosenmüller, Reincken, Westhoff, Schmelzer, Scheidt, and Bach, with his sparkling harpsichord Concerto in E Major. The Sarasa Ensemble is a collective group of international instrumentalists and vocalists who perform classical music of outstanding quality, spanning the 17th to the 21st centuries, on both period and modern instruments, and bring this music to diverse communities.  Through the ensemble's outreach…

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Student Recitals

May 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Student Recitals

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Two separate recitals: 10 am and 11 am

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Spring Session Ends

May 25
Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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BMC Bravo Society

We are pleased to honor the following for their help during this past season:
Karen Becker, Crager Boardman, Deb Bunker, Lisa Cox, Walter Cramer, Cathie Creed, Rebecca Curzon, Becky Day, Bill Dixon, Kim Effron, Phil Feidelseit, Lotte Gannon-Kurowski, Greg Goodman, Marta Gossage, Bill Gottesman, Rebecca Greene-Cramer, Freddie Hart, Jenelle Harvey, Kimi Hasegawa, Cal Heile, Richard Henke, Frances Herbert, Lynn Herzog, Jenny Holan, Jon Joyce, Susan Kunhardt, Lerna, Meg Lyons, Joe Madison, Joanne McLellan, Helen Merena, Raquel Moreno, Kris Outwater, Kaylina Phoenix, Antje Ruppert, Perrin Scott, Betsy Whittaker, Pete Wilson, Tom Yahner and Louise Zak.

The Brattleboro Music Center

72 Blanche Moyse Way
Brattleboro, VT  05301

(802) 257-4523

info@bmcvt.org

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