Twilight Music presents concerts by international, national and regional performers at  Next Stage and Greenhoe Theatre in Putney, VT, and Hooker-Dunham Theater & Gallery and New England Youth Theatre in Brattleboro, VT.

We also produce the annual Twilight on the Tavern Lawn concert series in Putney,
a free seven-concert series.


 

Sunday, August 21 at 6:00 pm
TWILIGHT ON THE TAVERN LAWN CONCERT SERIES – PLANET ZYDECO
Tickets: Free
Info: 802-387-5772
Venue: Putney Tavern lawn on Main Street in downtown Putney, VT

   
Planet Zydeco
       
Twilight Music concludes its 14th annual Twilight On The Tavern Lawn series of folk, world beat, rock, jazz, zydeco, Celtic, swing, blues and bluegrass summer concerts with an evening of high energy accordion/guitar driven dance music of Louisiana by Planet Zydeco.  The seventh and final concert of the 2016 series begins at 6:00 pm in downtown Putney on the Putney Tavern lawn (bring a lawn chair or blanket) or at Next Stage at 15 Kimball Hill in case of rain.  The series is sponsored by the Town of Putney, Soundview Paper Company, The Putney Food Co-op, Green Mountain Well, The Stockwell Brothers and many other Putney businesses and organizations.  The concerts are free to the public (donations are accepted) and food will be available.  For more information, call 802-387-5772 or visit www.twilightmusic.org. 
 
Zydeco music is characterized by nimble accordion playing backed by a driving rhythm section.  For the past eleven years, Planet Zydeco has been bringing the dance hall music of Louisiana to clubs and festivals throughout New England and New York.  They are pleased to welcome Cannon Labrie, who also plays with popular Cajun band Yankee Chank, on accordion and vocals.  Other members are Peter Petengill and Nick Keil on guitars and vocals, Alan Bradbury on bass and vocals, Doug Plavin on drums and Suzanne Wozniak on rubboard.




Coming Soon:
stay tuned!

The 2016 Twilight on the Tavern Lawn concert series schedule is:

Sunday, May 29  THE CHRIS KLEEMAN BAND - Hard driving, house rocking, in your face blues

Sunday, June 12  CADILLAC ENVY - Retro influenced quartet with roots in 1950's rockabilly, early rock & roll and rhythm & blues

Sunday, June 26  BRETT HUGHES & FRIENDS - Americana music featuring soaring vocal harmonies evoking timeless mountain traditions and bluesy soul

Sunday, July 10  THE STOCKWELL BROTHERS BAND - Contemporary bluegrass and folk music quartet featuring banjo, mandolin and three-part harmonies   

Sunday, July 24  THE GASLIGHT TINKERS – A joyously danceable blend of global rhythms around a core of traditional New England old time and celtic fiddle music

Sunday, August 7  SIMBA - Eight member funk and world beat band featuring blazing horns and scorching percussion

Sunday, August 21  PLANET ZYDECO - High energy accordion and guitar driven dance music of Louisiana  

 

Twilight Music Info: stobro@svcable.net, 802-254-9276

Hooker-Dunham Theater & Gallery 139 Main Street Brattleboro, VT
Next Stage  15 Kimball Hill Putney, VT
Greenhoe Theatre Landmark College River Road South Putney, VT
New England Youth Theatre 100 Flat Street Brattleboro, VT

 

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