• Winter concert at The Barn

    Winter concert at The Barn

    BASS HARBOR — The Winter Concert Series continues at the Barn with Saturday’s headliner Big Tree, a trio featuring Southwest Harbor-based songwriter and performer Bowen Swersey with bassist Jarly Bobadilla and fiddle phenomenon Gus LaCasse, with special guest Curtis Russet or Shirt Tail Kin. Swersey is a prolific songwriter, poet and novelist whose first play,

  • Violin, piano concert set

    Violin, piano concert set

    Violin, piano concert set ELLSWORTH — Violinist Tracey Jasas-Hardel and pianist Anastasia Antonacos will perform Friday, Jan. 18 at 1 p.m. at the Moore Community Center. This free, professional concert is organized by the Ellsworth Community Music Institute and sponsored by Machias Savings Bank. While continuing study at the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins

  • Composer-in-residence concert cancelled

    Composer-in-residence concert cancelled

    Updated 12/31/18 BAR HARBOR — A concert with Acadia National Park composer-in-residence Rachel Panitch planned for Jan. 5 at the Jesup library has been cancelled due to the partial government shutdown. The planned concert was an official National Park Service outreach event, and part of the visitor services that have been discontinued during the shutdown.

  • Baroque concert set

    Baroque concert set

    BAR HARBOR — Phoebe Durand-McDonnell and Celeste Mittelhauser will play a short concert featuring Baroque harp and voice on Thursday, Jan. 3 at 7 p.m. at the Jesup Memorial Library. The duo performs as Biea Duette. They traveled together to the Czech Republic last summer to study Baroque music. Durand-McDonnell, who is from Bar Harbor,

  • Gus LaCasse featured at First Friday

    Gus LaCasse featured at First Friday

    NORTHEAST HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School senior Gus LaCasse will headline the First Friday Coffeehouse Friday, Jan. 4. at the Northeast Harbor Library. The evening begins at 7 p.m. with an open mic session, hosted by Blue Gene. All performing artists are welcome to participate by signing in on the clip board near