Yellow Barn's 2018 Summer Season

49th Anniversary Season

Yellow Barn Festival Concerts July 6-August 4
Steven Mackey, Composer in Residence July 23-July 28
Young Artists Program Concerts June 17, 20, 28, and 29

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"Concerts like those at Yellow Barn shouldn't really exist.
And yet they do."—The Boston Globe

All Yellow Barn venues are fully accessible.

Past event (2018)

Sunday, June 17, 2018

Young Artists Program Concert

Sunday, June 17 | 4:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Seven world premiere performances of works by Young Artists Program composers
Past event (2018)

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Special Event: JACK Quartet

Tuesday, June 19 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Lim, Ferneyhough, Carter, Feldman, and Williams
Past event (2018)

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Young Artists Program Concert

Wednesday, June 20 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Andersson, Burtner, Crumb, Debussy, Korngold, Messiaen, and Shostakovich
A free concert for the community

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Young Artists Program Concert

Thursday, June 28 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Additional new works by YAP composers, plus works by Bartók, Beethoven, Brahms, Cage, Mendelssohn, and Schubert

Friday, June 29, 2018

Young Artists Program Concert

Friday, June 29 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Additional new works by YAP composers, plus works by Bartók, Beethoven, Brahms, Cage, Mendelssohn, and Schubert

Friday, July 6, 2018

Opening Night Concert

Friday, July 6 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Handel, Cage, Feldman, Thorvaldsdottir, Kurtág, and Enescu

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Pre-Concert Discussion

Saturday, July 7 | 7:00pm
The Putney Public Library, Putney, VT
Pianist Gilbert Kalish

Yellow Barn Concert

Saturday, July 7 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Rautavaara, Ravel, Lim, Schumann, Brahms, Mahler, and Cage

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Summer Gala 2018

Sunday, July 8 | 6:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Theo Bleckmann, The Westerlies

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Thursday, July 12 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Sciarrino, Abrahamsen, Hersant, Coxe, Debussy, Mozart, and Brescianello

Friday, July 13, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Friday, July 13 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Knussen, Mozart, and Franck

Saturday, July 14, 2018

"Speak the Music", A documentary about Robert Mann

Saturday, July 14 | 5:00pm
Next Stage, Putney, VT
Yellow Barn and Next Stage present “Speak the Music: Robert Mann and the Mysteries of Chamber Music,” directed by Allan Miller, with a discussion led by Nicholas Mann.

Pre-Concert Dinner

Saturday, July 14 | 6:30pm
The Gleanery, Putney, VT

Yellow Barn Concert: Honoring Robert Mann

Saturday, July 14 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Schumann, Bach, Mann, Dvořák, and Schubert
In memory of Robert Mann

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Thursday, July 19 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Ung, Ravel, Lunsqui, and Vaughan Williams

Friday, July 20, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Friday, July 20 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Ran, Bartók, Kurtág, Britten, and Bernstein

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Lunch Before Open House

Saturday, July 21 | 12:30pm
The Greenwood School, Putney, VT

Pre-Concert Discussion

Saturday, July 21 | 7:00pm
The Putney Public Library, Putney, VT
Cellists Natasha Brofsky and Jean-Michel Fonteneau

Yellow Barn Concert

Saturday, July 21 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Rouse, Schubert, and Raskatov

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Tuesday, July 24 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Maw, Birtwistle, Burtner, Ravel, Mackey, and Brahms
A free concert for the community

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Composer Portrait: Steven Mackey

Wednesday, July 25 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Yellow Barn's 2018 Composer in Residence
An evening of music and conversation

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Thursday, July 26 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Sarhan, Kagel, Mackey, Rihm, and Beethoven

Friday, July 27, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Friday, July 27 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Mackey, Applebaum, Korngold, Gubaidulina, and Bach
Honoring the Trustees of Yellow Barn

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Pre-Concert Discussion

Saturday, July 28 | 7:00pm
The Putney Public Library, Putney, VT
Composer in Residence Steven Mackey

Yellow Barn Concert

Saturday, July 28 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Mackey, Fauré, and Beethoven

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Tuesday, July 31 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Druckman, Brahms, Schoenberg, and Mendelssohn
Honoring the Friends of Yellow Barn

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Wednesday, August 1 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Berio, Beethoven, Denisov, Kirchner, and Dvořák

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Thursday, August 2 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Penderecki, Carter, Berg, and Schubert

Friday, August 3, 2018

Yellow Barn Concert

Friday, August 3 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Bridge, Suslin, Bartók, Ammann, and Brahms

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Matinee Concert

Saturday, August 4 | 12:30pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Scelsi and Haydn

Pre-Concert Discussion

Saturday, August 4 | 7:00pm
The Putney Public Library, Putney, VT
pianist Seth Knopp, clarinetist Yasmina Spiegelberg, and violist Roger Tapping

Season Finale Concert

Saturday, August 4 | 8:00pm
The Big Barn, Putney, VT
Works by Crumb, Berberian, Dvořák, Schumann, Widmann, and Schoenberg