Events

January 25 and 26, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Winter Concert features Richard Sebring playing Haydn’s Horn Concerto No. 1. Also on the program is Shapero’s Nine Minute Overture, Villanelle by Dukas, and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4. Tickets $10-$30. Call 978 369-4967 or buy on-line.

February 8-23, 2019, Fri. and Sat. at 8 p.m., Feb. 17 matinee at 2:00 p.m.
The Concord Players production of The Country House, by David Margulies. Set in the Berkshires during the Williamstown Theatre Festival, The Country House provides a piercing look at a family of performers coming to terms with the roles they play in each other’s lives. Tickets $24. Call 978 369-2990 or buy on-line.

March 2, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Band Winter Concert: Celebrating 60 Years. On the program is a new fanfare by Roger Cichy and a major new work by Andrew Boysen, Jr. Free concert, donations gratefully accepted.

March 9, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Concord Conservatory of Music presents The Okee Dokee Brothers, a concert for the whole family.  Plan to bring your kids closer to nature through an afternoon of songs performed by this creative duo. As childhood friends growing up in Colorado, Joe Mailander and Justin Lansing were always exploring the outdoors. Whether it was rafting down their neighborhood creek or discovering hiking trails through the Rocky Mountains, Joe and Justin were born adventurers. Now, as the GRAMMY® Award-winning Okee Dokee Brothers, they have put this passion for the outdoors at the heart of their down-home and lively Americana Folk music. Tickets are $25 for premium seating and $15 for regular admission. Purchase on-line.

March 16, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Folk Arts Center of New England presents Balkan Night, a vibrant celebration of the rich musical traditions of the Balkans, and an immersive experience in music, dance, culture, and community. Click here for more information.

March 22 and 23, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Spring Concert featuring Hayden Idson, the winner of the Ehlers Young Artist Competition. He will play Tchaikovsky’s Variations on a Rococo Theme. Also on the program is Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite and Four Sea Interludes by Benjamin Britten. Competition runners-up will play pre-concert recitals: violinist Hannah Ryu (Friday) and cellist Zehavi Rodriguez (Saturday). Tickets $10-$30. Call 978 369-4967 or buy on-line.

April 5, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Violinist Sarah Whitney presents Beyond the Notes with her PUBLIQuartet, a creative and mind-bending string quartet from NYC. This is a unique and interactive concert experience which includes questions chosen at random from the audience. More information and ticketing is available here.

April 12 and 13, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Band Spring Pops Concerts. Click here for more information.

April 27, 2019 to May 11, 2019. Fri. and Sat. at 8:00 p.m., April 28 and May 5 matinees at 2 p.m.
The Concord Players musical version of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s The Secret Garden is a timely classic about loss, discovery, and redemption. The story follows the indomitable spirit of Mary Lennox as she restores the faded beauty of her aunt’s garden and brings healing to her uncle’s grieving heart. For tickets call 978 369-2990 or buy on-line.

May 16, 17 and 18, 2019. Fri. and Sat. at 8 p.m. Sunday matinee at 2:00 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Pops with jazz vocalist Maureen McMullan performing Johnny Mercer songs arranged by Bernard Hoffer and a sing-along to Sound of Music. Also on the program are Bizet’s Carmen Suite No. 1, Theme from Harry Potter by John Williams, Suppe’s Light Cavalry Overture. Table seating and refreshments for sale. Click here for ticket information.

June 7, 8, and 9, 2019. Fri. and Sat. at 8:00 p.m., Sunday matinee at 2:00 p.m.
Opera51‘s performance of Carmen, by Georges Bizet. Fully costumed and staged, with chorus and orchestra conducted by Alan Yost. Sung in French, with projected English surtitles. Lead roles will be sung by  Kartik Ayysola, Margaret Beaty, Christopher Eaglin, Ethan Bremner, Theodora Cottarel, Juhan Choi, Cartoline Corrales, Veronica Nguyen, Max Rydqvist, Joshua Dixon, and Thaddeus Zuniga. Tickets are $30/$25 seniors and students, will be available in March.

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