iPersons Auditorium

2019 Marlboro Music Festival

July 13-August 11 on the campus of Marlboro College in Marlboro, VT

After three weeks of daily rehearsals, Marlboro artists begin sharing the results of their in-depth collaborations with audiences. Public concerts are presented on Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons from July 13 to August 11, 2019, and on Friday evenings, July 26 and August 9. The programs are selected from the 60-80 groups in rehearsal at any one time; only one-quarter of the more than 250 works explored during the summer can be included.

Each week, groups who feel that they have achieved especially successful results recommend their works for performance. As a result of this dynamic scheduling process, we do not know concert repertoire or personnel more than a week in advance. Yet, the performances provide exciting musical discoveries and represent the joyous spirit and dedication to excellence of the entire Marlboro Music community. The concerts can sell out quickly, so we urge you to reserve your seats as early as possible. Tickets go on sale annually on March 1.

For more insights into this summer’s festival, view our 2019 Program Book.

Performances (with the exception of July 26) take place in Persons Auditorium, Marlboro College. Order online or by phone at 215-569-4690.

Opening Weekend

Saturday, July 13 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, July 14 at 2:30 pm

Week Two

Saturday, July 20 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, July 21 at 2:30 pm

Week Three

Friday, July 26 at 8:00 pm*, Saturday, July 27 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, July 28 at 2:30 pm

Week Four

Saturday, August 3 at 8:00 pm, and Sunday, August 4 at 2:30 pm

Week Five

Friday, August 9 at 8:00 pm**, Saturday, August 10 at 8:00 pm, and Sunday, August 11 at 2:30 pm

* Town Benefit Concert in the intimate Marlboro Dining Hall (proceeds benefit local non-profits)

** Receive a 50% discount on Friday, August 9 tickets with purchase of tickets for both Saturday and Sunday, August 10 and 11.

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