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Summer Concert Series

Categorized as: Performing Arts & Dance
Event tags:

  • Weekly on Saturday
  • Starting on: 07/02/2016
  • Ending on: 08/06/2016
  • 01:00PM
  • Free and open to the public
  • 802-485-2080

Description:

Enjoy free outdoor concerts performed on the Charlotte Nichols Greene Memorial Carillon at the beautiful campus of Norwich University. Concerts will be held rain or shine on six consecutive Saturdays, plus Monday July 4th, fromJuly 2nd to August 6th, and all concerts begin at 1 p.m. Programs feature a variety of classical, folk, traditional, and contemporary music arranged specifically for carillon. The largest musical instrument in the world, the carillon is played with both hands and feet. Norwich’s carillon, one of only two such instruments in the state of Vermont, comprises 47 bells, the largest of which weighs 3500 pounds.