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Woodbury native Robert Thackery Peterson will offer a virtual evening of music at 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 15, during Woodbury Library’s first musical event via Zoom. He will perform his own original music and contemporary favorites. A founding member of the band The Lighthouse Route, Mr. P… Read more

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SOUTHBURY – Christ The Savior Orthodox Church will host an outdoor, socially distanced Concert on the Lawn that starts at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 20 at the church located at 1070 Roxbury Rd.

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WATERBURY — The Waterbury Arts and Tourism Commission and the Bunker Hill Neighborhood Association will host their last concert of the 2020 Free Summer Concert Series at 6 p.m. Friday, September 11. The rain date is Friday, September 18.

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LITCHFIELD — The Litchfield Historical Society will host Poetry of the Gardens: A Nature Writing Workshop with Artists Thomasina Levy and Leslie Johnson from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 2 to 3:30 p.m. Monday, September 14, in the Tapping Reeve Meadow, 82 South St. The workshop is sponsored by …

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MIDDLEBURY — The 29th annual Oktoberfest will take place Saturday and Sunday, September 26 and 27, at Quassy Amusement Park, 2132 Middlebury Rd. Oktoberfest, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days, will feature live music starting at 1 p.m., as well as German food and beer. Admission to the open-air Ok…

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WOODBURY – A benefit to prevent late stage breast cancer will take place at 9 p.m. Thursday August 27, on Facebook, streamed from Daryl’s House Club (www.facebook.com/darylshouseclub). The event will feature the smooth jazz sensation, Vincent Ingala and his band with the theme “Remembering N…

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WOODBURY — Rock & Roll’s 65th Birthday Celebration with Craig Harris, a Zoom event that was postponed due to Tropical Storm Isaias, has been rescheduled to 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 1, hosted by the Woodbury Public Library.

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KENT-SHERMAN — The Sherman Chamber Ensemble, under the artistic direction of Eliot Bailen, will present “The Harp’s Delight” at 5:30 p.m. Friday, August 14, at the Kent Barns in Kent and the Sherman IGA Plaza in Sherman. The program will feature works by impressionist composers Debussy and R…

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LITCHFIELD — White Memorial Conservation Center will host a virtual concert: An Evening of Jazz with South Lake, 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday, August 15, live from the Activity Shed and presented via Zoom.

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WATERBURY — To mark the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, giving women across the country the right to vote, the Waterbury Symphony Orchestra will present Fanfare for the Women, a salute to women composers past and present, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, August 15, virtual…

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WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will present Amadeus in Retrospect: The Music, Life and Legacy of Mozart with Dr. Vincent de Luise at 2 p.m. Monday, August 17, via Zoom.

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WATERBURY — The Bunker Hill Neighborhood Association will host the second concert of their 2020 Free Summer Concert Series featuring the Soul Funk Band from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, August 7, at Bunker Hill Park, 265 Bunker Hill Ave.

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NEW LONDON — The U.S. Guard Band celebrates the 230-year legacy of the Coast Guard at 7 p.m. Tuesday, August 4, from the Virtual Concert Hall via Livestream.

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WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum will present MATT by Night: Virtual Escape Room from 7 to 8 p.m. or 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, July 16. In the museum’s first-ever virtual escape room, participants may invite friends, create a team or crack the case solo. Players will get the chance to jump…

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LITCHFIELD — The Blue Yodels will present a virtual one-hour concert, live from the Activity Shed at White Memorial Conservation Center, at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 11, via Zoom. The Blue Yodels are a little torch and a little twang, a little country and a little rock. This free virtual program…

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MIDDLEBURY — Ten Westover drama students, joined by eight guest performers, took to the virtual stage on May 20 to present a live Zoom production of an original play, “OUR TOWN 2020,” that they helped create this spring to document the school community’s experiences of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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WOODBURY — The What’s On in Woodbury Committee and Newtown Savings Bank have announced that the annual Sounds of Summer Concert Series will continue this year at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays for five consecutive weeks beginning July 1 at Hollow Park.

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TORRINGTON — Make Music NWCT will return to the Northwest corner on Sunday, June 21, hosted again by the Northwest Connecticut Arts Council. People from all over the community are invited to witness the unique, creative, socially-distant performances during this time when music and positive …

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KENT — The Kent Singers concert, Songs of the British Isles, which was originally scheduled for March 22 and rescheduled for June 14, has been canceled.

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Residents of Middlebury Convalescent Home enjoyed musical entertainment from the Police Pipes and Drum of Waterbury on Wednesday, May 13. The musicians performed on a beautiful sunny day with the front porch set as their stage. Residents listened through the windows and greatly appreciated t…

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WASHINGTON — Musicologist and music theorist Gil Harel will deliver a virtual lecture on Music and Culture in Renaissance Europe at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 11, via Zoom Video Conferencing.

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WASHINGTON — The Institute for American Indian Studies has created “Inside With IAIS,” a series of online video programs for adults and children at 2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays through May on Facebook.

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WATERBURY — The producers for the national tour of “An American in Paris” that was slated for an engagement at the Palace Theater in April have announced they are now canceling and not rescheduling those tour dates left unfulfilled in the 2020 theater season, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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NEW LONDON — From the Virtual Concert Hall via livestream, the U.S. Coast Guard Band performs “May the Fourth Be With You!” featuring the music of John Williams, John Philip Sousa, Oscar Navarro and Alfred Reed.

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WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum has transformed its annual MATT by Night: Murder Mystery event into a completely interactive online digital experience set for 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 23. The Mattatuck invites participants to celebrate the roaring 1920s with bootleggers, suffragettes, fl…

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SOUTHBURY — The Heritage Village Concert Society concert featuring the Horszowsky Trio, originally scheduled for April 19, has been canceled.

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NEW LONDON — The United States Coast Guard Band has prepared content for its new virtual concert hall on YouTube. Beginning Sunday, March 22, a variety of content became available including performance footage, educational resources and tutorials and other exciting projects.

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NEWTOWN — The Imagination Movers have postponed its May event to noon Sunday, October 18, at Edmond Town Hall, 45 Main St. All tickets previously purchased for this event will be valid for this new date and seats are still available. The Imagination Movers is a rock band for families and the…

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MIDDLEBURY-SOUTHBURY — The Pomperaug Theatre Company and the Pomperaug High School Music Department will perform “Mamma Mia!” Directed by Madge O’Toole, theater arts teacher at PHS, the story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship…

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WOODBURY — Violinist Elizabeth Chang, Cellist Alberto Parrini and Pianist Alissa Leiser will present a concert of chamber music at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 15, in the Leroy Anderson House, 33 Grassy Hill Rd. The trio will perform “Sonata in F Major for Violin and Piano” by Mozart, “Sonata for Vi…

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OXFORD — The Oxford High School Drama Club will present “The Little Mermaid” at 7 p.m. Friday, March 20, and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, March 21, in the high school auditorium, 61 Quaker Farms Rd.