Live Performances

These are Live Performances on VPR and VPR Classical.

Opera Company of Middlebury

The Opera Company of Middlebury will give four fully-staged performances of Massenet's opera Cendrillon (Cinderella) from May 31 through June 8.  Listen for a live performance preview Thursday morning on VPR Classical.

Listen Thursday May 23 at 11 a.m.

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This Saturday, Spruce Peak Chamber Music Society presents an all ages concert called, "Family, Fun and Five B's." Join VPR Classical host James stewart for a live concert preview as we exlpore these masterworks up close; featuring music by Bach, Brahms, Beethoven, Bartok and Frank Bridge.

Listen Friday, May 17th at 4:00pm on VPR Classical.

John C. Billingsley

On Thursday May 2nd, 2019 Sabouyouma, led by Guinean-born Ousmane Camara & Senegalese percussionist Assane Coly, brought their high energy 7-piece polyrhythmic Afro-Funk groove machine for a set in Stetson Studio One on Vermont Public Radio's 'Live From The Fort'.


Heliand Consort Live

Apr 23, 2019
Stina Booth / www.heliandconsort.org

Vermont's Heliand Consort visits VPR's Stetson Studio One for a live performance of music by Robert and Clara Schumann, with readings from their letters.

Lisa-Marie Mazzucco / www.hermitagepianotrio.com

The Hermitage Piano Trio visits VPR's Stetson Studio One for a live performance in advance of their Lane Series concert Friday evening.

Performed live Friday March 22 at 11 a.m.

Mal Maiz perofmring at the VPR Studios.
Herb Swanson

Costa Rican "gypsy devil" Maiz Vargas Sandoval and his Afro-Cumbia Orchestra, Mal Maíz,  lit up VPR's Stetson Studio One in January. There dynamic set kicked off Live From The Fort's New Voices Project, a collaboration between VPR and The Flynn Center's New Voices Series. The project will showcase world musical traditions nestled in and around the Queen City.

Created by Emily Alfin Johnson and James Stewart

Dive into the four elements of antiquity: Fire, Water, Earth and Air in this multimedia presentation of Timeline:Elements, featuring lecture and live musical performances.

www.davidshifrin.com

VPR Classical broadcasts the Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival's Artist Spotlight performance by clarinetist David Shifrin and LCCMF co-artistic director, pianist Gloria Chien.

Listen Monday August 20 at noon.

Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival

The Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival visits VPR's Stetson Studio One to preview this year's Festival, bringing music of Mozart and Vaughan Williams.

Listen Friday August 17 at 11 a.m.

Counterpoint Live

Jul 17, 2018
Adam Silverman Photography / www.counterpointchorus.org

Counterpoint, Vermont's professional vocal ensemble, directed by Nathaniel Lew, visits VPR's Stetson Studio One for a live preview of their Flowers of the Field concerts, including music of Vaughan Williams, Janacek, and Vermont composer Matt LaRocca, accompanied by violist Elizabeth Reid and pianist Paul Orgel.

Listen Friday July 20 at 11 a.m.

Esther Boston

The Indianapolis Quartet visits VPR's Stetson Studio One to perform Debussy's String Quartet in G minor in advance of their appearance at the Taconic Music Festival on Saturday.

Listen Thursday July 12 at 11 a.m.

Hear the full performance in Soundcloud.

Jake Yeomans

Julia Caesar performed a set on Live From The Fort,  from Stetson Studio One at VPR headquarters in Colchester.

Opera Company of Middlebury

The Opera Company of Middlebury visits VPR's Stetson Studio One for a live preview of their upcoming performances of A Streetcar Named Desire, Andre Previn's opera based on the play by Tennessee Williams.

Listen Thursday May 24 at 11 a.m.

Lynn Goldsmith / www.lisedelasalle.com

French pianist Lise de la Salle visits Stetson Studio One for a live preview of the Bach Unlimited program she will perform at Hill and Hollow Music on Sunday afternoon.

Listen Friday May 4 at 11 a.m.

Hear the full performance in Soundcloud

Camerata New England

The Camerata New England Piano Quintet visits VPR's Stetson Studio One to perform Dvorak's Piano Quintet in A, Op.81.

Listen Friday April 27 at 11 a.m.
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Sally Pinkas Live

Apr 2, 2018
Rob Strong / www.sallypinkas.org

Sally Pinkas, pianist-in-residence at the Hopkins Center, visits VPR's Stetson Studio One for a live preview of her recital including music of Frank Bridge, Syrian-American Kareem Roustom, and salon pieces from Manila. 

Listen Thursday April 5 at 11 a.m.

Steven J. Sherman

The Copland House is celebrating the Leonard Bernstein Centennial with 'Late Night with Leonard Bernstein,' a multi-media cabaret featuring soprano Amy Burton, pianists Michael Boriskin and John Musto, and narration by Bernstein's daughter Jamie.  They join us Friday morning at 11 for a live preview of their Lane Series performance.

John Billingsley/VPR

For the March edition of Live From The Fort, Binger perform  their unique, genre-bending, psychedelic prog- hop in Studio One at VPR headquarters in Colchester.

For the February edition of Live From The Fort, Barika perform a set live from Studio One at VPR headquarters in Colchester.

Capital City Concerts' director Karen Kevra, flute, and Jeffrey Chappell, piano, visit VPR's Studio One for a live performance preview of their French Connection concerts this weekend in Brattleboro and Montpelier.

Listen Thursday January 18 at 11 a.m.

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