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Programs by Day

Sundays

A family enjoys music class with young children.

Music Together®: Mixed-Age

Spring 2024: March 25-June 10
Mondays 9:30 or 10:30 am
Tuesdays 9:30 or 10:30 am
Thursdays 4 pm
Saturdays 10 am or 11 am
Sundays 3:30 pm

For children birth through five and their grownups. Learn and play musically together!

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Rhythm Kids® by Music Together®

Spring 2024: March 31 - June 9
Level 1: Sundays, 2:30 pm

Rhythm Kids helps children build rhythmic skills through drumming, movement, song, and games.

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English Country Dance Music Sessions

Sundays 7-8:30 pm
Second and Fourth Sundays
Fall 2023: September 24-January 14
Spring 2024: January 28-June 16

UVMC English Country Dance Instrumental Music sessions provide a friendly, flexible and spontaneous small ensemble setting for beginning, intermediate to experienced players of a variety of traditional instruments.

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DJ Academy

Sundays
Spring 2023: April 2-May 14; performance Saturday May 20
2-3 pm: Teens | 3:30-4:30 pm: Adults
UVMC Elgar Room
Postponed

Learn the art and science of DJ-ing from DJ Sean.

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Mondays

Summer 2024 Monday Night Fiddle

July 1 - August 5
Mondays 6:30-7:30 pm
Upper Valley Music Center

Intermediate adults learn tunes from Celtic, French Canadian, Cape Breton, and New England Contra Dance traditions.

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Monday Night Fiddle

Mondays 7 - 8 pm
Spring 2024: March 18-May 13

Learn tunes and styles from Celtic, French Canadian, Cape Breton, and New England Contra Dance traditions.

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A family enjoys music class with young children.

Music Together®: Mixed-Age

Spring 2024: March 25-June 10
Mondays 9:30 or 10:30 am
Tuesdays 9:30 or 10:30 am
Thursdays 4 pm
Saturdays 10 am or 11 am
Sundays 3:30 pm

For children birth through five and their grownups. Learn and play musically together!

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Caregivers and babies respond to music.

Music Together Babies™

Spring 2024: March 25-May 20
Winter 2024: January 8-March 4
Mondays 12 pm
Women's Health Resource Center, Lebanon, NH

Open up the world of music-learning for your new little one!

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painting of a quartet

Preparing to Hear Masterworks

Spring 2024: April 22-May 20
In person: Mondays, 1:30-3:30 pm
Online: Tuesdays, 1:30-3:30 pm
UVMC Bach Room

Explore the history and music through listening and discussion.

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Guitar student working with UVMC faculty

Beginning Guitar Parts 1 & 2

Saturdays 3-4 pm
Fall 2023: September 11-January 15
Spring 2024: January 27-May 26
UVMC Elgar Room

Develop your skills to confidently play through complete songs and get comfortable playing music with others.

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Guitar student working with UVMC faculty Tristan Bellerive

Intermediate Group Guitar

Saturdays 2-3 pm
Spring 2024: January 27-May 26
Fall 2023: September 11-January 15
UVMC Elgar Room

Group guitar class for intermediate players who want to strengthen improvisation skills, fretboard knowledge and more.

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young chamber ensemble on violin and cello

Sinfonia 2

Mondays 5-5:45 pm
Spring 2024: January 8-May 20
Fall 2023: September 18-December 4
First Congregational Church - Parish Hall

Students will learn how to play in a section, holding their own on a part that is rhythmically & melodically different than other parts of the ensemble.

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young chamber ensemble on violin and cello

Sinfonia 1

Mondays 4-4:45 pm
Spring 2024: January 8-May 20
Fall 2023: September 18-December 4
First Congregational Church - Parish Hall

Students will learn how to play in a section, holding their own on a part that is rhythmically & melodically different than other parts of the ensemble.

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Group Guitar for Adults

Mondays 11 am -12 pm
Spring 2024: January 22-May 20
Fall 2023: September 11-January 15
UVMC Bach Room

Learn how to play the guitar with real life people!

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Violins Performing

Tour Group

September 11-May 13
Monday 7-8 pm
First Congregational Church, Lebanon

Tour Group is a conductorless chamber ensemble for strings students.

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Tuesdays

A family enjoys music class with young children.

Summer 2024 Music Together®: Mixed-Age

Tuesdays, July 2-30
9:30 or 10:30 am Outdoors
4 pm Indoors

For children birth through five years old and their grownups. Learn and play musically together!

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A family enjoys music class with young children.

Music Together®: Mixed-Age

Spring 2024: March 25-June 10
Mondays 9:30 or 10:30 am
Tuesdays 9:30 or 10:30 am
Thursdays 4 pm
Saturdays 10 am or 11 am
Sundays 3:30 pm

For children birth through five and their grownups. Learn and play musically together!

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Upper Valley Summer Nexus Band

June 25-August 9
Performances August 10-11
Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm

Upper Valley high school band directors and Upper Valley Music Center come together to launch a new program for junior high and high school band students from around the Upper Valley.

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Performance Prep Class for Soloists

Tuesdays, 5:45-6:45
Spring 2024: February 6-April 23

This engaging and supportive class offers an opportunity vocalists and instrumentalists to develop confidence and explore repertoire.

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Student singers work on musical theater pieces

Singing for the Stage

Tuesdays 6:45 - 8 pm
Spring 2024: January 30-April 30
Fall 2023: September 19 - December 12
UVMC Bach Room

A fun and energetic class where middle school students learn the fundamentals of singing and acting using Musical Theater songs.

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Adults practicing the art of voice performance

Voice Performance Class

Spring 2024: February 6-April 23
Tuesdays weekly
Mornings: 11 am - 12 pm
Evenings*: 5:45 - 6:45 pm
UVMC Bach Room

This engaging and supportive class allows adult students to hone their performance skills.

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Fiddle students listening to a new tune.

Beginning Fiddle

Tuesdays 6-7 pm
Spring 2024: January 30-May 7
Fall 2023: September 12 -December 5 (Part 1)

Beginning adults start with the very basics: how to hold the fiddle and bow with clean, relaxed technique that fits your body, how to “hear” and remember a tune.

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children singing

Children’s Chorus

Spring 2024: January 30-May 18
Fall 2023: September 12- December 14
Tuesdays 3:15-4:30 pm or Thursdays 4:45-6 pm
White River School Tuesdays or FCC Lebanon Thursdays

UVMC is excited to bring back one of our original programs, a children's chorus.

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fiddlers

Fiddle Styling for Violinists

Tuesdays 7-8 pm
Fall 2023: September 12-December 5
UVMC Elgar Room

If you already play the violin and have always wondered how to get the fiddle sound on your instrument, this is the class for you.

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Multiple instruments jamming outdoors

Slow Jams

Summer: monthly on Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 pm
Summer 2024: June 25, July 23, August 27

Play along to your favorite fiddle tunes at a gentle tempo.

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Fiddlers enjoying a traditional tune.

Continuing Fiddle

Dates/Times TBA

Learn tunes by ear and explore style and technique in traditional tunes.

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Wednesdays

Rhythm Kids® by Music Together®

Spring 2024: March 31 - June 9
Level 1: Sundays, 2:30 pm

Rhythm Kids helps children build rhythmic skills through drumming, movement, song, and games.

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Upper Valley Summer Nexus Band

June 25-August 9
Performances August 10-11
Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm

Upper Valley high school band directors and Upper Valley Music Center come together to launch a new program for junior high and high school band students from around the Upper Valley.

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Traditional Ensemble: The Art of Small Ensemble Playing, Part 2

Wednesday 6:30-8:30 pm
Fall 2023: September 6 - November 15
Spring 2024: March 6-May 15

Learn to play traditional tunes in an ensemble.

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Upper Valley Symphony Orchestra

Upper Valley Symphony Orchestra

Wednesdays 7-9 pm
Spring 2024 rehearsals begin January 24
Lebanon Middle School

Play symphonic repertoire in a community orchestra.

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Developing choral skills makes singing in a group even more rewarding.

Reading Choral Music

Wednesdays 2:30-3:30 pm
Spring 2024: January 24-May 15
Fall 2023: September 13-January 10
UVMC Bach Room

If you sing in a chorus but have a difficult time reading the music, this class is for you!

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Singing in community brings joy to all involved!

Community Chorus at UVMC

Spring 2024: Rehearsals begin January 24
Wednesdays, 6-7:30 pm in Lebanon High School OR Thursdays, 10-11:30 at Thetford Hill Church
Combined Rehearsals: March 9, April 20, May 11
Performance May 18

We sing to build community and wellness, drawing on an eclectic variety of choral music to nourish, invigorate, empower, and connect.

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singers explore their voice in a vocal exploration class

Singing 101

Wednesdays 12:30-1:30 pm
Spring 2024: January 24-May 15
Fall 2023: September 13-January 10
UVMC Bach Room

If you have ever wished to be a better singer (or a singer at all!), this is the class for you.

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Concentration on piano 4-hand music.

Piano Group Class (Adults)

Fall 2023
TBA

For adults who play piano to perform for each other in a supportive environment.

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Music Lab

Wednesdays 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Spring 2023: March 1-April 5
Location: Upper Valley Music Center

Music Lab is a 6-week singing program for adults with disabilities.

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Thursdays

A family enjoys music class with young children.

Music Together®: Mixed-Age

Spring 2024: March 25-June 10
Mondays 9:30 or 10:30 am
Tuesdays 9:30 or 10:30 am
Thursdays 4 pm
Saturdays 10 am or 11 am
Sundays 3:30 pm

For children birth through five and their grownups. Learn and play musically together!

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guitar class

Blues Guitar

Spring 2024: February 1-April 18
Thursdays 6:15-7:15 pm
UVMC Elgar Room

Learn to get the blues sound on your guitar with chord progressions and blues standards.

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Sheet music

How Music Works: Part 1 and 2

Thursdays 10:45 am - 12:45 pm
Spring 2024, Part 2: February 1-March 28
Fall 2023: September 21-November 9
UVMC Elgar Room

Unlock the mysteries of music in this introduction to music theory.

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Singing in community brings joy to all involved!

Community Chorus at UVMC

Spring 2024: Rehearsals begin January 24
Wednesdays, 6-7:30 pm in Lebanon High School OR Thursdays, 10-11:30 at Thetford Hill Church
Combined Rehearsals: March 9, April 20, May 11
Performance May 18

We sing to build community and wellness, drawing on an eclectic variety of choral music to nourish, invigorate, empower, and connect.

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children singing

Children’s Chorus

Spring 2024: January 30-May 18
Fall 2023: September 12- December 14
Tuesdays 3:15-4:30 pm or Thursdays 4:45-6 pm
White River School Tuesdays or FCC Lebanon Thursdays

UVMC is excited to bring back one of our original programs, a children's chorus.

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Fridays

violinists playing chamber music

Chamber Music Parties

Alternating Fridays, 5:30-7pm

2023-24 Student Sessions: Oct 13, Nov 10, Dec 1, Jan 19, Feb 9, Mar 1, Apr 26, May 10

2023-24 Adult Pot Luck: Sept 8, Oct 27, Nov 17, Dec 15, Jan 5, Feb 2, Mar 15, Apr 19, May 17
Upper Valley Music Center

Join UVMC for a series of chamber music sight reading parties.

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Multiple instruments jamming outdoors

Slow Jams

Summer: monthly on Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 pm
Summer 2024: June 25, July 23, August 27

Play along to your favorite fiddle tunes at a gentle tempo.

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Fiddle Tune Fridays

Fall 2023: TBA
Fridays 4-5 pm
Fall Semester: October 7, November 4, January 20
Spring 2023: February 3, March 3, April 7, May 5

Bring your instruments and play fiddle tunes with friends. For ages 8-13.

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Saturdays

A family enjoys music class with young children.

Music Together®: Mixed-Age

Spring 2024: March 25-June 10
Mondays 9:30 or 10:30 am
Tuesdays 9:30 or 10:30 am
Thursdays 4 pm
Saturdays 10 am or 11 am
Sundays 3:30 pm

For children birth through five and their grownups. Learn and play musically together!

Learn More
Singing in community brings joy to all involved!

Community Chorus at UVMC

Spring 2024: Rehearsals begin January 24
Wednesdays, 6-7:30 pm in Lebanon High School OR Thursdays, 10-11:30 at Thetford Hill Church
Combined Rehearsals: March 9, April 20, May 11
Performance May 18

We sing to build community and wellness, drawing on an eclectic variety of choral music to nourish, invigorate, empower, and connect.

Learn More