• Noree Chamber Soloists to play free concert

    Noree Chamber Soloists to play free concert

    ELLSWORTH — Violinist Harriet Langley, violist Grace Takeda and cellist Yi Qun Xu, performing as part of Noree Chamber Soloists, will play a concert Friday, Nov. 30, at 1 p.m. at the Moore Community Center. A New York-based chamber group, Noree Chamber Soloists is affiliated with the Juilliard School, Curtis Institute, New England Conservatory of

  • Teens present Charlie Brown performance

    Teens present Charlie Brown performance

    ELLSWORTH — A live performance of “A Charlie Brown Christmas” is set for Dec. 7-9 at the Grand. The production includes songs from the musical “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” the Vince Guaraldi holiday musical favorite “Christmas Time is Here” as well as the carol “Hark, the Herald Angels Sing.” Nina Robinson-Poole is the

  • Rustic Overtones to play

    Rustic Overtones to play

    Bar Harbor — The Portland rock band Rustic Overtones are set to take the stage at the Criterion Theatre on Nov. 9 at 8 p.m. The seven-piece band has a discography that spans 20 years. The Rustic Overtones’ unique version of indie rock is strongly influenced by soul music, garage punk, jazz and psychedelic music

  • Cape Breton trio to perform

    Cape Breton trio to perform

    BAR HARBOR — Ben Miller, Anita MacDonald and Zakk Cormier will play a concert of traditional music of Cape Breton and the Scottish highlands Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 7:p.m. at St. Saviour’s Church. The concert is presented by the Acadia School of Traditional Music & Arts. The performance will feature fiddle, guitar, border pipes, Gaelic

  • Spooky organ music concert

    BAR HARBOR — A recital of spooky organ music is planned for Tuesday, Oct. 30 at 5:30 p.m. at St. Saviour’s church in Bar Harbor. Organist Daniel Pyle will play the church’s pipe organ. The concert will include the Toccata and Fugue in D minor by Bach, the “Suite Gothique” by Leon Boëllmann and other

  • Southwest Harbor Week: boats, birds, beer, cars, running, rocks, and history

    Southwest Harbor Week: boats, birds, beer, cars, running, rocks, and history

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — The Quietside of Mount Desert Island is gearing up for Southwest Harbor Week celebrations, set for Oct. 5-14. The celebration includes walks, cruises, concerts, talks and demonstrations. Organized by Acadia Chamber, the Southwest Harbor & Tremont Chamber of Commerce, Southwest Harbor Week aims to raise awareness of the institutions and businesses outside

  • Big Moose to play

    Big Moose to play

    BAR HARBOR — Chrissy Fowler will call the next contra dance at the Jesup Memorial Library on Saturday, Sept. 23, at 6:30 p.m, where the Big Moose Band will play. No contra dance knowledge is required, as all steps and dances are taught. Big Moose features area musicians Ruth Grierson, Keith Davis, Jim Vekasi, Charlie