If you enjoy retro-Rock music from the 1960s and ’70s and like to dance, the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts invites you to the Colebrook Country Club on Saturday, Nov. 3. That night local favorites Rock On will be turning out the hits from yesterday.
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts returns to Lancaster at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5, bringing two of the leading Celtic musicians to town for an intimate evening of music. Scottish singer and harpist Maeve Gilchrist and Keith Murphy, guitarist and songster from Newfoundland, will present a new musical collaboration centered around traditional and trad-inspired songs.
The Great North Woods Center for the Arts in Columbia (at the former Our Lady of Grace Shrine on Route 3) will be holding its first public event on Monday, Sept. 24, when it opens the sprawling grounds for an open house from 3 to 6 p.m., capped by a free outdoor concert with one of the top Irish/Scottish bands touring today, Ímar.
The Outside Track is one of the top Celtic acts in the world. Winner of “Best Group” in both the Live Ireland awards and the Tradition In Review awards. Live Ireland called them, “Among the top bands in the world–stunning on every cut.”
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts will be hosting this award-winning international band on Tuesday, Sept. 4, at 7 p.m., at the Rialto Theatre in Lancaster. This will be the third appearance for this popular group in northern New Hampshire under the sponsorship of the GNWCA. This concert is cosponsored by James Fitch.
The GNWCA, which is been busy working with the arts community on developing the new Great North Woods Center for the Arts campus in Columbia, continues bringing top performances to area venues. On Sunday, Aug. 26, two popular performers from the 2016 season return to the Colebrook Country Club, Hallie Day and Kyle Haley.
On May 3, 2003, the day the Old Man of the Mountain collapsed in Franconia Notch, a community summit was being held in Colebrook to decide on new projects for the region. It was at that summit that the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts was conceived.
If you enjoy retro-Rock music from the 1960s and ’70s and like to dance, the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts invites you to the Colebrook Country Club on Saturday, May 12. That night local favorites Rock On will be turning out the hits from yesterday.
Simon and Garfunkel stand as among the most iconic popular performing duos of all time. Their memorable music will be celebrated when the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts brings to Lancaster the British duo Bookends, the leading tribute performers celebrating the songbook of Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel. The show will be co-sponsored by the Fife Family.
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts is proud to host once again the Celtic step champions The Gothard Sisters in a return trip to Colebrook on Tuesday, April 10, at 7 p.m., at the Monadnock Congregational Church on Main Street. This will be the third visit for the three sisters to town since 2014. Their latest visit is co-sponsored by Dr. Nathan Drum.
The acoustic jazz ensemble, The Rhythm Future Quartet, will be bringing the best in Gypsy jazz music to the area when they perform at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 3, at Grace Community Church in Canaan, Vt. The concert is hosted by the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts, which is known for bringing hundreds of top-flight entertainment to the region.