The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts presents the annual TubaChristmas at Trinity United Methodist Church on Bridge Street in Colebrook on Saturday, Dec. 23, at 1 p.m. This free public concert has become a beloved tradition in the Colebrook community. The Methodist church is the perfect setting for the glorious sounds of tubas, euphoniums and baritone horns.
Bob Amos & Catamount Crossing will be in Lancaster at the Rialto Theater on Tuesday, Nov. 28, at 7 p.m. Hosted by the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts, this popular Bluegrass and Old-Time music band will provide a night of top-flight music. The event is co-sponsored by EXIT Realty Trailblazers.
The fall Great North Woods Committee for the Arts concert series at the Colebrook Country Club kicks off at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 29 with the Nordic Fiddlers Bloc. The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc is a fiddle trio from Norway, Sweden and the Shetland Islands who swiftly gained a reputation for their gripping and unique blend of fiddle music since their inception in early 2009.
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts announces this week its fall concert series for the Colebrook Country Club. “We’re bringing the world to Colebrook with these four shows,” said GNWCA President Charlie Jordan. “From the Delta and Bayou to Norway, Sweden and the Shetland Isles, Canada to right here in deep roots story-telling Americana, we feature shows that bring four decidedly different genres which share one common thread: a stunning repertoire of music performed by internationally acclaimed musicians.”
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts brings more top-notch entertainment to the North Country, this time to Lancaster when it presents direct from Ireland the band Goitse. This red-hot band will be appearing at the Rialto Theatre on Main Street beginning at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 6.
The pizzazz of the Weathervane Theatre rolls into Colebrook when the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts brings the Weathervane Cabaret back to the Colebrook Country Club on Wednesday, Aug. 16, at 7 p.m.
Elisabeth Von Trapp, the granddaughter of the famous Baron Von Trapp, will be performing in Colebrook on Saturday, Aug. 5, starting at 7 p.m., in the Monadnock Congregational Church. The concert is presented by the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts and co-sponsored by the Colebrook Chronicle.
The beautiful setting of Monadnock Congregational Church on Main Street in Colebrook will be the setting for the return of one of the top concerts of last year, the Harp Twins.
“We are delighted to have established this summer partnership with Monadnock Congregational Church to host the Harp Twins on July 11,” said Great North Woods Committee for the Arts President Charlie Jordan. The Harp Twins, who will be appearing at 7 p.m., won over a local following last year when sisters Camille and Kennerly Kitt brought their remarkable harp stylings to town under the auspices of the GNWCA. The concert is co-sponsored by LaPerle’s IGA.
Foot stompin’ traditional fiddle music will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 21, beginning at 7 p.m., when the Don Roy Trio from Maine performs as the latest performers in the popular GNWCA at the Country Club Concert Series. Hosted by the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts, GNWCA President Charlie Jordan said, “We are delighted to bring Don and his group back to Colebrook for what is sure to be a fun night of top-notch old-timey music.” The Don Roy Trio features Maine’s own Don Roy on fiddle, his wife Cindy on piano and Jay Young on upright bass. The night will also feature some old-time step dancing.