Foot stompin’ traditional fiddle music will be celebrated on Friday, Jan. 30, when the local group the Fireside Fiddlers and the feature band the Don Roy Ensemble from Maine take to the stage at the Tillotson Center in Colebrook. Hosted by the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts, this night of music takes place during the annual Colebrook Kiwanis Winter Carnival—which offers a full weekend of fun, outdoor winter events.
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts will be hosting another of its popular coffee house concerts on Friday, Jan. 9, at 7 p.m., in the gallery at the Tillotson Center in Colebrook.
This performance will feature the husband and wife duo of Dana and Susan Robinson, who will bring their guitar and clawhammer banjo music featuring songs that speak for farmers, Appalachians, Native Americans, and the American prairies.
The eighth annual TUBACHRISTMAS event will be held on Saturday, Dec. 20. This free public concert has become a beloved tradition in the Colebrook community. At Trinity United Methodist Church, the golden glow of the stained glass windows is the perfect setting for the glorious sounds of tubas, euphoniums and baritone horns.
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts’ coffeehouse music series returns on Saturday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. by featuring two young women from the region who have been making quite a name for themselves recently with their beautiful voices.
Katie Rose and Julia Kamins have headlined benefit events around the Great North Woods and Northeast Kingdom, having built a following with their modern folk sound.
Something new is coming to the Tillotson Center in Colebrook on Tuesday, Nov. 11, as the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts rolls out a cultural musical experience not previously seen in the North Country.
Songs Beyond Borders is an opportunity to enjoy the songs of our shared culture with our friends above the border in an informal concert of song and story. It will bring together two top Canadian performers and two comparable performers from the U.S. as this international foursome share their songs, as well as heritages–as well as what makes each different.
A remarkable musical instrument has been reclaimed and is finding a new home at the Tillotson Center for the Arts. The beautifully restored 1928 Steinway grand piano will have its debut performance when Camerata New England returns to Colebrook at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 18, for a concert of piano quintets by Robert Schumann and Antonín Dvořák.
The Great North Woods Committee for the Arts is excited to present a concert and motion picture combination at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 3, at the Tillotson Center, featuring Michael Johnathon–an internationally known folksinger, songwriter, concert performer and author. Corporate sponsorship for this special evening of song, stage and film is provided by Fiddleheads and Calex Environmental.
Singer-songwriter Anni Clark will be returning to northern New Hampshire on Saturday, Sept. 27, during the launch of a brand-new coffeehouse concert series to be hosted by the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts. The series will take place in the first floor gallery at the Tillotson Center on Carriage Lane (next to the Colebrook Post Office on Rte. 26), starting at 7 p.m.
Colebrook's Carriage Lane Players, the new theater group in town, will be performing in Neil Simon's “Barefoot in the Park” this month at the Tillotson Center. The show is sponsored by the Great North Woods Committee for the Arts.
One of the top young traditional musical trios on the touring circuit today is returning to Colebrook to wrap up Labor Day weekend when Ten Strings and a Goat Skin appear at the Tillotson Center in Colebrook on Monday, Sept. 1, at 7 p.m.