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Music in Bass Hall presents Debra Cowan- Women and the Sea
By June 1, 2019 Read More →

Music in Bass Hall presents Debra Cowan- Women and the Sea

Debra Cowan’s voice is like silk, her songs powerful and emotive. Sirens and supernatural women, the women left behind, and women disguised as men make their appearances in Debra’s repertoire of contemporary and traditional songs of the sea. In her return to Bass Hall, Debra will present Women and the Sea, a program that explores […]

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Music in Bass Hall presents the Ken and Brad Kolodner Trio
By May 11, 2019 Read More →

Music in Bass Hall presents the Ken and Brad Kolodner Trio

One of the most influential hammered dulcimer players and old-time fiddlers in the U.S., Baltimore’s Ken Kolodner has joined forces with his son Brad Kolodner, a rising star in the claw hammer banjo world to perform tight and musical arrangements of original and traditional old-time music with a “creative curiosity that lets all listeners know that a passion for traditional […]

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Music in Bass Hall presents Apple Hill String Quartet
By May 4, 2019 Read More →

Music in Bass Hall presents Apple Hill String Quartet

Called “dashing and extraordinary” by The Strad Magazine, the Apple Hill String Quartet has earned praise around the world for its concerts presenting interpretive mastery of traditional repertoire, neglected masterpieces, and music from around the world, as well as world premieres and commissioned pieces. Resident musicians and co-artistic directors at the Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music, Apple Hill String […]

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Music in Bass Hall presents Hilton Park
By March 30, 2019 Read More →

Music in Bass Hall presents Hilton Park

Hilton Park is one of the best Roots acts in New England- an old time feel with fresh and original songs. They are the folks next door who happen to be virtuoso musicians with amazing vocal harmonies. Hilton Park may be the beginning of a huge new music trend. Hilton Park is an Americana/Folk trio […]

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Lula Wiles- Peterborough Folk Music Society
By March 29, 2019 Read More →

Lula Wiles- Peterborough Folk Music Society

Lula Wiles is a band deeply rooted in traditional folk music, but equally deep is their devotion to modern songcraft. They deliver love songs that are at once defiant and heartsick, as well as new contributions to the folk ballad canon and timely explorations of what it means to live in America today. Drawing from […]

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Hearth Cooking: Preparing for an 1830s Wedding
By March 23, 2019 Read More →

Hearth Cooking: Preparing for an 1830s Wedding

Our March Hearth Cooking Saturday will look at weddings in the 1830s. Stop by the Phoenix Mill House between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. to sample foods that would have been served at an early 19th century wedding celebration, learn about wedding traditions, and even sample some 1830s-style wedding cake! Hearth Cooking Saturdays are open […]

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Connie Kaldor- Peterborough Folk Music Society
By March 16, 2019 Read More →

Connie Kaldor- Peterborough Folk Music Society

Connie Kaldor has been a mainstay on the Canadian Folk scene.  With a loyal fan base she continues to tour and write and record.  She has won Junos, she is the first songwriter to win the Western Literature award and she has been made a member of the Order of Canada. She sings of the […]

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Community Conversations: Ecosystem Hub
By March 6, 2019 Read More →

Community Conversations: Ecosystem Hub

Over the course of the last year, Peterborough’s Economic Development Authority has embarked on a new structure to manage simultaneous and complimentary initiatives that impact economic development. This new “Hub and Spoke” model allows groups working on different issues a way to communicate and collaborate across issues effectively and regularly.  At this Conversation, we will […]

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MacDowell Downtown- First Friday
By March 1, 2019 Read More →

MacDowell Downtown- First Friday

MacDowell Downtown is a series of presentations  by MacDowell Colony Fellows that takes place on the first Friday of the month from March to November in downtown Peterborough. Each season of MacDowell Downtown features a wide array of programming, including film screenings, readings, art exhibitions, performances, talks, and more. MacDowell Downtown begins at 7:30 p.m. […]

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Hearth Cooking Saturday: Stretching the Dollar
By September 22, 2018 Read More →

Hearth Cooking Saturday: Stretching the Dollar

Visit the Phoenix Mill House to see and to taste authentic 1830s dishes prepared over the open hearth and learn about what life was like for the Prescott family. At our September hearth cooking session, we will be looking at the ways Mrs. Prescott would economize in the kitchen and stretch the family’s dollar to […]

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