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 Putney 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 Putney host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Several 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 Putney 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 Putney, VT
|Lower Falls House Concerts (Greenfield)|
|Mt Toby Concerts (Leverett)|
|Bass Hall at Monadnock Center for History and Culture (Peterborough)|
|1794 Meetinghouse (New Salem)|
|Old Meetinghouse (Francestown)|
|The Parlor Room (Northampton)|
|ArtisTree Community Arts Center (South Pomfret)|
|Luthier's Co-op (Easthampton)|
|Stone Church Arts (Bellows Falls)|
|Sunapee Community Coffee House (Sunapee)|
|Front Porch Concert Series (Lebanon)|
|The Farm Cafe at the Toadstool Bookstore (Keene)|
|Harlow's Pub (Peterborough)|
|The Montague Bookmill (Montague)|
|The Flying Goose (New London)|
|The Barn Restaurant and Tavern (Pawlet)|
|Thirsty Mind Coffee and Wine Bar (South Hadley)|
|Fort Hill Brewery (Easthampton)|
|Abandon Building Brewery (Easthampton)|
|Keene Public Library Theatre (Keene)|
|The River Road Concert Series at the Sherburne Library (Killington)|
|Next Stage (Putney)|
|The Stone Church (Brattleboro)|
|Bellows Falls Opera House (Bellows Falls)|
|Colonial Theatre (Keene)|
|Shea Theater Arts Center (Turners Falls)|
|Jackson Gore Summer Music Series (Ludlow)|
|Pentangle Arts (Woodstock)|
|The Center at Eagle Hill (Hardwick)|
|Iron Horse Music Hall (Northampton)|
|Academy of Music Theater (Northampton)|