Buzzards Bay Musicfest returns for its 17th year with concerts from July 10 to 14 at the Fireman Performing Arts Center at Tabor Academy, 235 Front Street, Marion. Nationally prominent musicians will perform orchestral and chamber music with selections from Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Brahms and Vivaldi, among others. Orchestral performances will be held Wednesday, July 10 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, July 14 at 2:00 pm. Chamber music performances will be held Thursday, July 11 and Saturday, July 13 at 8:00 pm. An Open Rehearsal for Children (with accompanying adult) will be held on Wednesday, July 10 at 2:00 pm. The rehearsal is a unique occasion for young or aspiring musicians to experience watching and listening as artists perform orchestral pieces in preparation for the acclaimed concert series. After the rehearsal, children have the opportunity to chat many distinguished performers, the Artistic Director Charles Stegeman, and Guest Conductor Antony Walker.
All performances are free and open to the public.