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Peter and Will Anderson perform at Brandon Music

Peter and Will Anderson perform at Brandon Music

Saturday, July 29 at 7:30pm

”Virtuosos on clarinet and saxophone” (New York Times), Juilliard trained identical twins Peter & Will Anderson have headlined the Blue Note, Kennedy Center, and New Orleans Jazz Festival, playing “with a passion, unpredictability, and sense of discovery” (All About Jazz).

The Andersons are known for their exciting renditions of American Songbook gems, infectious swing and blues, Brazilian Bossa Nova, Afro-Cuban hits, classical adaptations, and fresh original music. Their recent release, ‘Reed Reflections’, was called by the Washington Post, “imaginatively unfolding in ways that consistently bring a fresh perspective to classic jazz tunes.”

They will be joined by guitar phenom Alex Wintz.

Show $20. Dinner & show $45.

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Hilton Park performs at Brandon Music

Hilton Park performs at Brandon Music

Saturday, July 22 at 7:30pm

Hailing from Southern Maine, Hilton Park is a 3-piece folk/Americana group bringing their stories to fans young and old all over New England and beyond.

Hilton Park has been recognized four years in a row at the New England Music Awards, including the win for 2015 “Best in State: Maine”, two “Roots Act of the Year” nominations, and a nomination for 2017 “Album of the Year”.

Made up of father/son team Bruce and Conor Hilton, and Gregg Pannier, Hilton Park has a sound that is authentic and endearingly classic. Every song tells a story, and there’s a story behind every song.

Show $20. Dinner & show $45.

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John LaRouche Trio performs at Brandon Music

John LaRouche Trio performs at Brandon Music

Saturday, July 15 at 7:30pm

Inspired by traditional jazz, the John LaRouche Trio has added their own unique voice to familiar tunes and their own compositions.

Drawing from a wide range of jazz styles, they play jazz tinged with Latin, swing and tango beats.

The trio’s large repertoire includes jazz tunes from the 40’s through the 60’s written by Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Johnny Mercer, and others.

Show $20. Dinner & show $45.

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Steven Kirby Quintet performs at Brandon Music

Steven Kirby Quintet performs at Brandon Music

Saturday, July 8 at 7:30pm

Steven Kirby’s music has been described as “richly textured, multi-layered, ebullient and lyrical jazz”.
He writes original compositions and arrangements, as well as some creative arrangements of standard tunes, using a quintet of instrumentalists and a singer performing both wordless and lyrical vocals.
An award winning guitarist/composer and Associate Professor at Berklee College of Music, Kirby’s music is most often categorized as contemporary jazz but is influenced by a variety of genres.
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Northern Third Piano Quartet performs at Brandon Music

Northern Third Piano Quartet performs at Brandon Music

Saturday, June 17 at 7:30pm

The Northern Third Piano Quartet returns to Brandon Music to perform a powerful classical music program of works by Beethoven, Brahms and Martinů. The group includes violinist Sofia Hirsch, violist Elizabeth Reid, cellist John Dunlop and pianist Alison Bruce Cerutti, all of whom are among Vermont top professional instrumentalists.

The quartet performs throughout Vermont to both audience and critical acclaim.

The Northern Third Piano Quartet has recently been heard on Vermont Public Radio, performing works of students from the Music-COMP program.

Founded in 2013, the quartet is noted for its strength of ensemble playing and emotive musicality, offering audiences a showcase of Vermont’s remarkable talent.

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Hiroya Tsukamoto performs at Brandon Music

Hiroya Tsukamoto performs at Brandon Music

Saturday, June 16 at 7:30pm

Hiroya Tsukamoto takes us on an innovative, impressionistic journey filled with earthy, organic soundscapes that impart a mood of peace and tranquility.

He is a guitarist and composer originally from Kyoto, Japan who came to the US upon receiving a scholarship to Berklee College of Music. Since, he has performed internationally including several appearances with his group at Blue Note in New York and released six albums as a leader.

He has also performed and appeared on major television stations internationally. “HiroyaTsukamoto plays with fluid mastery, pristine tone, and great warmth.’ (Celine Keating, Acoustic Guitar Magazine)

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Gypsy Reel performs at Brandon Music

Gypsy Reel performs at Brandon Music

Saturday, June 10 at 7:30pm

A Celtic band that rocks.

Gypsy Reel play high energy, stirring music rooted in the Celtic tradition but garnered from the whole world. Rock ‘n Reel says the group has “a sound which is flawless and an atmosphere which is incredible.

Even the most reserved audience would find them irresistible. They play each number as if it’s the final one.”

Gypsy Reel’s lineup includes hot banjoist, guitarist and vocalist Claudine Langille; Graham Parker, eclectic fiddler extraordinaire; Camille Parker on mandolin, bodhran and vocals; Reagh Greenleaf on bodhran and vocals; and the young prodigy Silas Hamilton on standup bass.

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Deb Brisson and the Hay Burners perform at Brandon Music

Deb Brisson and the Hay Burners perform at Brandon Music

Saturday, June 3 at 7:30pm

Deb Brisson and the Hay Burners are a group of veteran Addison County performers, led by Brisson’s powerful, expressive vocals, whose music ranges from soulful and bluesy to rocking alt-country.

With original songs, “Heart-Shaped Stone,” to its credit, the band plays a mix of its own work and favorite covers by artists such as Lucinda Williams, Natalie Merchant, Alabama Shakes, the Talking Heads and more. Backing Brisson’s guitar and vocals are Mark Pelletier, guitar and vocals; Carl Boss, bass and vocals; John Wallace, drums; and Doug Wilhelm, harmonica, congas and percussion.

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Caroline Cotter and Emily Mure perform at Brandon Music

Caroline Cotter and Emily Mure perform at Brandon Music

Saturday, May 20 at 7:30pm

Two nationally known singer-songwriters come together to perform in Brandon, Vermont.

With a captivating soprano voice and award-winning songwriting, Caroline Cotter’s songs take you from an intimate Parisian salon to the mountains of Colorado and into the depths of the human heart.

A classically trained oboist, Emily Mure’s willingness to be vulnerable and honest will pull you in and allow you the same. Her lyrical melodies and voice take on a similar dark and reedy quality to that of her first instrument.

They will share the stage performing original material from their most recently released albums as well as new material from albums to be released this fall.

Show $20. Dinner & show $45.

Reservations are required for dinner and recommended for the show.

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Danika & The Jeb perform at Brandon Music

Danika & The Jeb perform at Brandon Music

Saturday, April 29 at 7:30pm

She’s a songwriter who was almost a doctor. He’s a guitar aficionado who owns and operates his own guitar instruction company.

Together they form the duo Danika Holmes and Jeb Hart, a soulful combination of acoustic pop and blues that hits the heart with their blended talents.

Touring throughout the US, UK and Europe, the duo gets recognition for their captivating live performances. Eddie Owen of Eddie Owen Presents watched videos and listened to the duo online in preparation of welcoming them to his Red Clay Theater venue a while back. But he says he “wasn’t prepared for what they gave… LIVE.” He suggests “Y’all spread the word bout them, and catch ’em when you can.”

Show $20. Dinner & show $45.

Reservations are required for dinner and recommended for the show.

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