Music

Wrap up a musical month with the popular annual “Jazz in January,” Friday, January 31, at 7:30pm, at Concord Community Music School, 23 Wall Street in downtown Concord, NH. A stellar lineup of jazz artists from the Music School faculty present a perennially popular evening of jazz, including Latin, New Orleans, swing, and band originals, with plenty of musical surprises. Since 2002, Hermanos Cocina Mexicana has generously served audience members a delicious buffet, included in the price of admission. Read more →


If you have ever wished you could revisit your high school band days…you could play for fun in a band at a relaxed pace…you could have fun making music with new friends...Now's the time to join Concord Community Music School’s New Horizons Band! All adult musicians (including beginners) are invited to join us at the Music School for the inaugural season of the new New Horizons Band, directed by Maria Isaak. There will be an Info Night on Thursday, January 16, and rehearsals begin on Thursday, January 30.  Read more →


CONCORD, NH—Soothe your soul and gladden your heart with the first two free Bach’s Lunch programs of the new year: “Soothe the Soul: Mozart in B♭ Major” and “Music of Mozart, Beethoven, and Bridge,” January 9 and 16, respectively, at Concord Community Music School. Bach’s Lunch Lecture - Soothe the Soul: Mozart in B♭ Major Speaker: Peggy Senter Thursday, January 9, 12:10 to 12:50pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a renowned performing pianist in Salzburg and Vienna, and also an excellent violist. In her January 9 Bach's Lunch Lecture, “Soothe the Soul: Mozart in B♭ Major,” pianist and Concord Community Music... Read more →


CONCORD, N.H.—Celebrated folk duo Susie Burke and David Surette will join with sideman extraordinaire Kent Allyn for an uplifting night of holiday music and folk favorites, Sunday, December 15, at 7:00pm, at Concord Community Music School, 23 Wall Street in Concord, NH. In their annual Holiday Folk Concert, this beloved trio interweaves nimble guitar and mandolin playing, masterful bass and piano accompaniment, and heartfelt vocals to bring holiday sparkle to the Music School. Read more →


Want to know where to find the best foliage this fall? Come to a valley in the midst of the White Mountain National Forest to enjoy fall colors that have it all, except lines, traffic and crowds. Waterville Valley has a weekend dedicated to the spectacular foliage of the White Mountains, from Saturday, October 12th to Monday, October 14th. This is a weekend celebration of family fun with all kinds of events for everyone including free outdoor concerts, tent sales, a ski swap, 5K road race, 1.6K fun run, 10-mile trail race, and other activities including kid’s games, pumpkin painting,... Read more →


Fiddlers from Scottish, Irish, and Québécois traditions will convene in Concord for the fourth annual Fall Fiddle Festival, a full day of workshops and jam sessions for fiddlers and violinists, followed by an exhilarating evening concert of fiddle music open to the general public on October 19. Read more →


Want to know where to find the best foliage this fall? Come to a valley in the midst of the White Mountain National Forest to enjoy fall colors that have it all, except lines, traffic and crowds. Waterville Valley has a weekend dedicated to the spectacular foliage of the White Mountains, from Saturday, October 12thto Monday, October 14th. This is a weekend celebration of family fun with all kinds of events for everyone including free outdoor concerts, tent sales, a ski swap, 5K road race, 1.6K fun run, 10-mile trail race, and other activities including kid’s games, pumpkin painting, beer sampling and more. Read more →


On August 17th and 18th, The Cog will host its annual “Railway to the Moon” Steampunk festival. The Steampunk festival is a celebration of the inventiveness of Cog entrepreneur, Sylvester Marsh, and his undaunted will to build a “Railway to the Moon”. It is a combination of the wild west meets Jules Verne meets the Victorian Era with a circus-like atmosphere.   Read more →