Pre-concert Lecture for PASS Members

January 14, 2016

Thu. 1/14 at 6:30 PM at the MCA: Members of the Performing Arts Series Society are invited to a talk by music professor Greg Vitercik, with early entrance into the free concert by the Heath Quartet. 802-443-PASS (7277) or

Nathan Laube, organ

May 1, 2016

Sun. 5/1 at 3:00 at Mead Chapel: The Performing Arts Series presents supreme organist Nathan Laube in this closing event of the Bach Festival. He will treat audiences to a bountiful program of Bach works, including the great Toccata and Fugue in D minor, all on Mead Chapel’s magnificent 45-year-old Gress-Miles organ. Pre-concert lecture at 2:15 PM. Tickets: $20/15/6

Middlebury College Orchestra

January 27, 2016

Wed. 1/27 at 5:30 PM* at the MCA: In the MCO's Winter Term concert, Andrew Massey conducts student musicians performing Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92. Free *Please note new time.

Chamber Music

May 15, 2016

Sun. 5/15 at 4:00 PM at the MCA: Student chamber music groups present selections from the Brahms Horn Trio and Beethoven's Opus 18, No. 1, coached by Cynthia Huard and Dieuwke Davydov. Free

Farewell My Concubine

November 7, 2015

Sat. 11/7 at 3:00 and 8:00 PM at Dana: Kaige Chen's 1993 film follows Douzi, a delicate young boy whose mother, a prostitute, drops him into the hands of Master Guan, the head of the Peking Opera in 1925. In Mandarin with English subtitles. Free

Renaud Auguste-Dormeuil: I Will Keep a Light Burning

July 16, 2016

Sat. 7/16, starting at 8:45 PM, Battell Beach: In honor of the French School's centennial, this spectacular outdoor installation by artist Renaud Auguste-Dormeuil uses 800 candles to render an image of the night sky as it will be visible in 100 years. Please help our students honor the Language Pledge by keeping English speaking to a minimum at this event. Free

Diana Fanning, piano

March 6, 2016

Sun. 3/6 at 4:00 PM at the MCA: In this triumphant concert celebrating her 40 years of teaching piano at Middlebury College, Fanning performs Brahms’ monumental Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, plus works by Beethoven, Debussy, and Janáček. Free

Piano Recital by Students of Diana Fanning

November 19, 2015

Thu. 11/19 at 7:30 PM at the MCA: The fall concert by affiliate artist Diana Fanning’s students is a popular event celebrating our talented Middlebury students. Free


Mahaney Center for the Arts
Middlebury College
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72 Porter Field Rd.
Middlebury, VT 05753
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