If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat.
House concerts are a growing trend across the country, where people invite friends and neighbors into their homes for an up-close concert experience. And there are several house concerts being held in and around the Shelburne Falls area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Several churches and non-profit community groups around Shelburne Falls host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Local libraries also host free concerts that are open to the general public.
In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Shelburne Falls area. Restaurants and cafes in the area sometimes also host nationally touring musicians.
Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.
Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Shelburne Falls, MA
|Lower Falls House Concerts (Greenfield)|
|Mt Toby Concerts (Leverett)|
|The Parlor Room (Northampton)|
|1794 Meetinghouse (New Salem)|
|Luthier's Co-op (Easthampton)|
|Gateway City Arts (Holyoke)|
|Bing Arts Center (Springfield)|
|The Guthrie Center (Great Barrington)|
|Bass Hall at Monadnock Center for History and Culture (Peterborough)|
|The Barn (South Egremont)|
|Bread and Roses Coffeehouse (Pittsfield)|
|Unity House Concerts (Springfield)|
|Stone Church Arts (Bellows Falls)|
|Salmon Brook Music Series (Granby)|
|The Montague Bookmill (Montague)|
|Thirsty Mind Coffee and Wine Bar (South Hadley)|
|Chester Common Table (Chester)|
|The Dream Away Lodge (Becket)|
|The Farm Cafe at the Toadstool Bookstore (Keene)|
|Starving Artist Cafe (Lee)|
|Harlow's Pub (Peterborough)|
|Fort Hill Brewery (Easthampton)|
|Abandon Building Brewery (Easthampton)|
|Tin Bridge Brewing (Westfield)|
|Keene Public Library Theatre (Keene)|
|Shea Theater Arts Center (Turners Falls)|
|The Stone Church (Brattleboro)|
|Iron Horse Music Hall (Northampton)|
|Academy of Music Theater (Northampton)|
|Next Stage (Putney)|
|The Center at Eagle Hill (Hardwick)|
|Colonial Theatre (Keene)|
|Bellows Falls Opera House (Bellows Falls)|
|Infinity Hall (Norfolk)|