Music

The Clark Art Institute

Williamstown Cultural District

With a permanent collection of Impressionist art, 19th-century artists and decorative arts across more than five centuries, the Clark Art Institute has become respected across the world.

MASS MoCA

Downtown North Adams

Since its Building 6 opened in the summer of 2017, Mass MoCA has become one of the world’s largest contemporary art museums, with vast galleries and indoor and outdoor stages.

Solid Sound Festival

MASS MoCA

Wilco takes over Mass MoCA with this festival curated by the band and showcasing bandmembers new work, emerging bands, art and comedy.

Mass MoCA jam

Lickety Split at MASS MoCA

Enjoy coffee or breakfast while listening to some impromptu tunes at this weekly Saturday morning gathering.

Williams College music

Williams College

The college music department hosts a series of free concerts in the spring and fall semesters with faculty and visiting performers from across the country and across the world.

Tanglewood

Lenox

Symphony on the lawn, with crystal and silver picnics plus family-friendly events.

Music at the Museum

Bennington Museum

September 22, 2019 2:00 PM - September 22, 2019 3:30 PM

The multi-instrumental trio Natural History brings its blend to the Bennington Museum’s free music series.

FreshGrass Festival 2019

MASS MoCA

September 20 5:00 PM - September 22, 2019 8:00 PM

FreshGrass is a family-friendly event with four stages of guitar and banjo traditionalists and trailblazers.

Black Enough: A Musical Cabaret

Oldcastle Theatre Company

September 22, 2019 7:30 PM - September 22, 2019 9:30 PM

Come join local talents Victoria Benkoski and Matt Edwards for a night of musical theatre, classical, and jazz standards.

The Alchemystics

HiLo North Adams

September 27, 2019 7:00 PM - September 27, 2019 10:00 PM

The Alchemystics have a loyal New England following and are bringing their unique sound to new music venue HiLo North Adams.

The Quins

HiLo North Adams

September 28, 2019 7:00 PM - September 28, 2019 10:00 PM

The Quins are a hard-rocking New England-based band inspired by classic sounds from the likes of Led Zeppelin, The Eagles, and The Rolling Stones.

Peter Mulvey

HiLo North Adams

October 3, 2019 7:00 PM - October 3, 2019 10:00 PM

Peter Mulvey is a song-writer, storyteller, and community-builder. He folds his many interests into his work. Don’t miss his show at HiLo North Adams!

Sean Rowe at The BarN

The BarN

October 5, 2019 6:30 PM - October 5, 2019 10:00 PM

Local barn/music venue features incredible music in a unique and welcoming setting.

Kimbra with Emily Wells

MASS MoCA

October 5, 2019 8:00 PM - October 5, 2019 11:00 PM

Kimbra, the New Zealand pop savant, will close day one of the Time of NOW weekend, an exploration through performance of the impact of technology on our world.

Met Live in HD: “Turandot”

The Clark

October 12, 2019 12:55 PM - October 12, 2019 3:55 PM

This spectacular production of Puccini’s opera comes to The Clark via The Met: Live in HD program.

Old-Time Music Jam

Hancock Shaker Village

October 12, 2019 5:00 PM - October 12, 2019 8:00 PM

Musicians and old-time music fans are invited to this music jam led by renowned Albany-based fiddler Steve “Shaker Fiddle” Iachetta.

In a Grove

MASS MoCA

October 12, 2019 8:00 PM - October 12, 2019 10:00 PM

“In a Grove” is an opera in development based on the short story that inspired Kurosawa’s film “Rashomon.” Get a first look at this innovative work!

A Concert of Music by Stephen Dankner

The Clark

October 13, 2019 3:00 PM - October 13, 2019 4:00 PM

Composer Stephen Dankner presents a free concert of some of his compositions in honor of his 75th birthday.

Kat Wright

HiLo North Adams

October 18, 2019 7:00 PM - October 18, 2019 10:00 PM

Kat Wright has been described as a young Bonnie Raitt meets Amy Winehouse.

Habibi

HiLo North Adams

October 19, 2019 7:00 PM - October 19, 2019 10:00 PM

Habibi is a quintet playing widely appealing pop that is danceable and unique, blending 60s girl group harmonies with psychedelic rock.

Orion Sun

MASS MoCA

October 19, 2019 8:00 PM - October 19, 2019 11:00 PM

Orion Sun is the one-woman project of Philly-based singer, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Tiffany Majette, an emerging creative force of nature who is destined for greatness.

Manon

The Clark

October 26, 2019 12:55 PM - October 26, 2019 4:50 PM

Enjoy the Met’s simulcast of “Manon,” a passionate tale from Massenet.

Perfoming Artists in Residence Concert

The Clark

October 27, 2019 3:00 PM - October 27, 2019 5:00 PM

Co-artistic directors of the Performing Artists in Residence program at the Clark Jeewon Park (piano) and Edward Arron (cello) present a special program of chamber music.

Liberian Girl in Brooklyn

MASS MoCA

November 9, 2019 8:00 PM - November 9, 2019 10:00 PM

This riveting one-woman show includes powerful and original music, dance, and storytelling.

Sundance Institute Theatre Lab Presents Shaina Taub

MASS MoCA

November 16, 2019 8:00 PM - November 16, 2019 10:00 PM

Join award-winning songwriter Shaina Taub and friends for an intimate evening of musical stylings sharing selections from the American Songbook.

The Cassatt String Quartet in Concert

The Clark

December 6, 2019 7:00 PM - December 6, 2019 9:00 PM

One of the best American ensembles around, the Cassatt Quartet has performed around the world and this December, they are coming to Williamstown with a special Clark Art-specific show.

Delsonido

MASS MoCA

December 7, 2019 8:00 PM - December 7, 2019 11:00 PM

Delsonido, whose founding members come from the Colombian coast, create a danceable mix of Caribbean sounds with influences from underground NYC scenes.

Party in the Park

North Adams

Annual summer concert series that is free and open the public.

BarN

Concert Venue

An intimate setting for acoustic music.

HiLo North Adams

HiLo North Adams is a music and comedy venue with a bar located in a revitalized building in downtown North Adams.

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