Live Performances

These are Live Performances on VPR and VPR Classical.

Joanne Savio / Frank Solomon

The Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival's 9th season is based around the theme of "lineage", exploring how compositional and performance traditions are passed on, evolve and become new again. The opening concert will be broadcast live on Sunday, August 20th at 3 p.m.

Watch the Chad Hollister Band's full performance, recorded live at VPR's Studio One in Fort Ethan Allen.
John Billingsley / VPR

For the August edition of Live From The Fort, the Chad Hollister Band perform live from Studio One at the VPR headquarters in Colchester.

www.centralvtchambermusicfest.org

The Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival visits VPR's Studio One to perform Schubert's Trout Quintet, which will be on their concerts this weekend in Randolph and Woodstock.

Listen Friday August 11 at 11 a.m.

Green Mountain Chamber Music Festival

Musicians from the Green Mountain Chamber Music Festival visit VPR's Studio One to perform Mendelssohn's Octet for Strings.

Listen Thursday July 6 at 11 a.m.

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Live From The Fort features musicians from around the state performing live at the VPR studios in Colchester. Through music and casual conversation, the series connects music lovers with Vermont-based musicians.

Heliand Consort Live

Jun 20, 2017
Paul Reynolds / www.heliandconsort.org

The Heliand Consort Wind Quintet visits Studio One for a live preview of their upcoming Sea Breezes and Summer Winds Tour, including the Wind Quintet of Paul Taffanel.

Listen Thursday June 22 at 11 a.m.

Opera Company of Middlebury

The Opera Company of Middlebury will give 4 fully-staged performances of Puccini's Il Trittico (Il Tabarro, Gianni Schicchi and Suor Angelica) June 2-10.  Members of the Company visit VPR's Studio One for a live preview.

John Billingsley / VPR

For the May edition of Live From The Fort, The NEKtones, performed live from VPR's Studio One in Colchester.

The NEKTones are a Soul and R&B quintet with a musical palette defined by the landscape of the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont.

Emily Taubl

Cellist Emily Taubl and pianist Paul Orgel give us a live preview of their UVM Faculty Recital.  Music will be by Beethoven, Chopin, Dvorak and Franck.

Listen Friday April 21 at 11 a.m.

John Billingsley / VPR

For the April edition of Live From The Fort, Tyler Daniel Bean perform live from Studio One at the VPR headquarters in Colchester.

Courtesy of Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

World-renowned pianist Simone Dinnerstein sat down with VPR's Walter Parker for a live performance from VPR's Studio One to debut VPR's new Steinway concert grand piano.

Dinnerstein performed works from Philip Glass and Franz Schubert, and discussed working with young musicians and selecting the right instrument.

John Billingsley / VPR

For the March edition of Live From The Fort, Michael Chorney & Hollar General performs live from Studio One at the VPR headquarters in Colchester.

John Billingsley / VPR

For the February edition of Live From The Fort, the Dave Keller Band performs live from Studio One at the VPR headquarters in Colchester.

Lisa-Marie Mazzucco / www.simonedinnerstein.com

An encore broadcast of pianist Simone Dinnerstein's recent live performance on VPR Classical of Etudes by Philip Glass and Impromptus of Franz Schubert, the first live broadcast from VPR's new Studio One and the inauguration of VPR's new Steinway D concert grand piano.

Listen Tuesday January 31 at 6 p.m.

Simone Dinnerstein
Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

World-renowned pianist Simone Dinnerstein performs on the new VPR Steinway concert grand piano, recorded live in VPR’s Studio One in Colchester.

John Billingsley / VPR

In the first edition of Live From The Fort in the new year, Iron Eyes Cody performs live from the VPR studios.

VPR

VPR's Live from the Fort features musicians from around the state performing live at the VPR studios in Colchester. This mixtape is a look-and-listen back of the bands who stopped by and those whom we recorded at a couple of different nearby musical festivals this past year!

Through music and casual conversation, Live From The Fort aims to connects music lovers with Vermont-based musicians.

Featured performers are:

VPR

Enjoy ten of our favorite performances from VPR's Live From The Fort, featuring Paper Castles, Abbie Morin, Violet Ultraviolet, The Smittens and more!

John Billingsley

In the December edition of Live From The Fort, Burlington's own Black Rabbit perform live from the VPR studios.

John Billingsley / VPR

In the November edition of Live From The Fort, Rock 'n' Roll outfit, The Welterweights, led by Kelly Ravin, (of Waylon Speed,) perform live from the VPR studios.

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