Christmas arrives in fine form next weekend when the Fireside Fiddlers bring their brand of old-time fiddlin’ to the Colebrook Country Club with a holiday twist. The Fireside Fiddlers, who have built up a regional following with their appearances everywhere from the Lancaster Farmers Market to the Moose Festival, come in from out of the cold to warm up the night with a host of Christmas classics mixed in with their familiar takes on mountain and old-time tunes popular on both sides of the border.
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts will be hosting the latest in its popular GNWCA at the Country Club concerts on Friday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m., at the Colebrook Country Club on Route 26 in Colebrook.
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts will be presenting a return appearance of musicians Alan Reid and Rob van Sante on Friday, Oct. 21 at the Colebrook Country Club. The show will start at 7 p.m.
Alan Reid and Rob van Sante present a lively show rooted in the music of Scotland, its rich history and varied landscape providing much of the inspiration for their material. Seamless harmonies underpinned by sensitive arrangements on piano, guitars and accordion are topped by an engaging delivery peppered with dry humor and pithy anecdotes. Their latest album, “Rough Diamonds,” is currently showcasing on their regular tours of North America and and Europe.
The Camerata New England piano quartet, hosted by the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts, will perform in concert on Sunday, Oct. 9, at 3 p.m., in the Tillotson Center theater in Colebrook. This is an opportunity to hear some beautiful music during the crisp fall season for classical music aficionados.
Singer-songwriter Anni Clark will be returning to northern New Hampshire on Saturday, Sept. 24 in a concert hosted by the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts. The concert will take place in the Colebrook Country Club on Rte. 26 at 7 p.m.
“Always popular with our audiences, this will be the third time the GNWCA has hosted Anni in Colebrook,” said GNWCA President Charlie Jordan. “We brought her here in 2012 and again in 2014. People have been asking for her again.” Anni, who lives in Maine, has built up an area following by her past appearances at the Balsams Resort Hotel. She returns to the North Country with her engaging singer-songwriter blend of folk, pop and blues.
Returning to northern New Hampshire is the multi-talented Welsh group Calan, which will be presented and hosted in concert by The Great North Woods Committee for the on Monday, Sept. 19. The concert will be held at the Tillotson Center on Carriage Lane in Colebrook. Sponsors for this GNWCA show is the Hodge family of Colebrook.
“If you love the folks at the Weathervane Theatre and you want one more chance this summer to enjoy the quality they have consistently brought to the region for the past 50 years, here’s your chance to get a final curtain of Weathervane branded entertainment–right in Colebrook,” said Charlie Jordan of the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts.
The Weathervane has teamed up with the GNWCA to bring one of its final events of the summer 2016 season to the Colebrook Country Club on Monday, Sept. 12, at 7 p.m.
Keeping with its tradition of bringing top performers to the North Country during the finale of Moose Festival Weekend, the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts announces that it will present the dynamic father and son duo of Ken and Brad Kolodner of Maryland and their touring companion, top old-timey fiddler Rachel Eddy to cap the three-day celebration.
Acoustic soul and Rhythm & Blues move to the forefront on Sunday, Aug. 21, at 7 p.m., when the duo Day Road officially kicks off the new GNWCA at the Country Club Concert Series in Colebrook. “We’ve been getting a terrific reaction to our new series since we announced it last week,” said President Charlie Jordan of the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts.
The new series brings the GNWCA back to providing music at the Colebrook Country Club, a local venue where the regional performing arts organization has hosted numerous shows over the years. “It’s been over two years since we’ve presented a show at the Country Club and people have told us they missed us being there. Also, the Hinds family have always been gracious hosts.”
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts (GNWCA) and the Colebrook Country Club announce this week the launch of a new concert series which will team the GNWCA’s proven track record for bringing quality performing arts to the region and the Colebrook Country Club’s longstanding commitment to the community together in a beneficial series of exciting music programs.