bells-2August 5, Friday

George Matthew Jr., carillon

5:00 PM, Mead Chapel and surrounding lawns

George Matthew Jr. is the Carillonneur for both Middlebury College and Norwich University. He will be playing a program of music entirely composed by women. Middlebury College’s Summer Carillon Concert series celebrates its 31st season with a fine group of musicians from around the world, performing from the soaring tower of Mead Chapel. The melodic sounds of the carillon bells are a staple of summer life on the Middlebury campus. Free. Learn more at http://go.middlebury.edu/carillon

 

 

August 12, Friday

Sergei Gratchev, carillon*

5:00 PM, Mead Chapel and surrounding lawns

Sergei Gratchev is the Carillonneur for the Middlebury Summer Russian Language School and also for the city of Hulst, Netherlands. Middlebury College’s Summer Carillon Concert series celebrates its 31st season with a fine group of musicians from around the world, performing from the soaring tower of Mead Chapel. The melodic sounds of the carillon bells are a staple of summer life on the Middlebury campus. Free. Learn more at http://go.middlebury.edu/carillon

*Note: George Matthew Jr. was originally schedule to perform this recital, but is missing his first performance in 60 years due to unforseen circumstances. 

 

meadchapelAugust 19, Friday

George Matthew Jr., carillon

3:00 PM, Mead Chapel and surrounding lawns

George Matthew Jr., the Carillonneur for both Middlebury College and Norwich University, will play the final concert of the summer, before Language Schools Graduation. Middlebury College’s Summer Carillon Concert series celebrates its 31st season with a fine group of musicians from around the world, performing from the soaring tower of Mead Chapel. The melodic sounds of the carillon bells are a staple of summer life on the Middlebury campus. Free. Learn more at http://go.middlebury.edu/carillon

Midd_New_Filmmakers_Festival_Logo.jpgAugust 25-28, Thursday-Sunday

Marquis Theater, Town Hall Theater, Dana Auditorium

Dedicated to the dynamic work of first and second time filmmakers, the MNFF offers emerging voices in cinema a chance to be heard, discussed, and celebrated. Last year the Festival welcomed more than 30 filmmakers to Middlebury, screened over 100 films from 25 countries, and hosted a wildly popular Saturday Night Dance Party. See details about this year’s annual event, including ticket info, the official 2016 lineup release in mid-July, and the full schedule release in August, at www.middfilmfest.org.

Mahaney Center for the Arts
Middlebury College
South Main St./Route 30 South
72 Porter Field Rd.
Middlebury, VT 05753
(802) 443-3168 phone
(802) 443-2834 fax
cfa@middlebury.edu