Live Performances

These are Live Performances on VPR and VPR Classical.

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Pianist Simone Dinnerstein returns to the VPR Performance Studio for a live preview of her recital at Chandler Center for the Arts on Saturday, which will include music of Schumann, Schubert and the premiere of Philip Lasser's Breugel Suite.

Listen Friday December 4 at noon.


The Sweet Remains visit the VPR studios for a performance Live From The Fort! 

Opera Company of Middlebury

The Opera Company of Middlebury gives us a live preview of their production of Henry Purcell's Dido and Aeneas.

Broadcast Thursday October 15 at noon.  Listen online now.


Celebrating their 13th year as a band, Swale visits the VPR studios for a performance Live From The Fort!

Vermont Virtuosi

Vermont Virtuosi's 7-flutist Pipe Dreams ensemble returns to the VPR Performance Studio for a preview of a program they'll give in Burlington, Middlebury and Montpelier September 18-20. 

Listen online now.

A Fleeting Animal

Sep 4, 2015

A Fleeting Animal is an opera by Vermont composer Erik Nielsen to a libretto by David Budbill, based on his play Judevine.  Nielsen's revised version will tour the state for 6 performances from September 11 to 20.  Nielsen and lead characters will join us for a live preview on Friday at noon.

Listen online now.

Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival

The Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival’s theme for this season is “Sounds of the Wind”, concerts that feature chamber works for a combination of woodwinds, strings, and piano. The opening concert will be broadcast live on VPR Classical this Sunday, hosted by Walter Parker and James Stewart.

Broadcast Sunday, Aug. 23 at 3 p.m.

Vermont band The Snaz performs Live From The Fort!


Friday at noon, the Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival makes its annual visit to the VPR Performance Studio for a preview their season in Randolph and Woodstock August 10-23.  We'll hear a quartet of cellists: Chris Finckel, Hannah Holman, Jeffrey Ziegler and Artistic Director Peter Sanders.

Listen to Vermont artists The Aerolites, Live From The Fort!