A Fleeting Animal opening weekend

I know I’m a day late…opening night was last night. This incredible production is one of the not to miss performances of the year! Opening night was incredible, and intense. What a powerful story told and set so   perfectly to the music composed by Eric Nielsen. 

You’ll have a few more opportunities to join us:

Saturday, September 12: Elley-Long Music Center, Colchester 7:30 p.m. (TONIGHT!!)

Sunday, September 13: Hardwick Town House 4 p.m.

Friday, September 18: Woodstock Town Hall Theater 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 19: Vergennes Opera House 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, September 20: Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph 4 p.m.

Consider joining TURNmusic, Erik Nielsen, David Budbill and the incredible cast/chorus. More info at https://www.eriknielsenmusic.com/opera/fleeting-animal-updates/ and at https://www.facebook.com/AFleetingAnimal.

Burlington Discover Jazz Festival 2015

Discover Jazz 2015:

Friday June 5 – APEX @ Radio Bean 8 PM

Featuring Barb Smith (alto/flute), Tom Cate (bari/bass clarinet), Kevin Avery (trumpet), Matt Avery (trombone), Roger Grow (keys), Pat Markley (bass), Nic Cannizzaro (percussion), Matt Harpster (guitar). More info here.

Sunday June 7 – Big Bang Bhangra Brass Band  @ Top Block Stage 6 PM More info here.

Monday June 8 – CBMS jazz band @ Jazz on the Market Place. Middle Block Stage 1:45 PM

Thursday June 11 – Dan Liptak Trio @ American Flat Bread 8 PM

Featuring ADAM CLARKE (bass) and Nic Cannizzaro (percussion). More info here.

Friday June 12 – Dan Liptak Traditions QUINTET @ Leunigs 8 PM

Featuring ADAM CLARKE (bass), Andy Gagnon (percussion), Peter Krag (Keys) and Kevin Avery (trumpet). More info here.

Saturday June 13 – Rob Morse’s Sound of Mind. City Hall Stage. More info here.

Sunday June 14 – Dan Liptak Traditions QUINTET @ Leunigs 7 PM

Featuring ADAM CLARKE (bass), Andy Gagnon (percussion), Peter Krag (Keys) and Kevin Avery (trumpet). More info here.

TURNmusic season finale this weekend!




Join TURNmusic for the season finale!

Friday May 15 – Arts Riot, Pine St Burlington VT 8 PM Tickets here

Saturday May 16 – Green Mtn Club, RT100 Waterbury Center VT 8 PM Tickets here

Anne Decker – conductor, keyboard

Stefanie Weigand – soprano

Hilary Goldblatt – flutes

Dan Liptak – clarinet, alto saxophone

Mary Rowell – violin, electric guitar

Pemi Paull – violin

Elizabeth Reid – viola

John Dunlop – cello

Evan Premo – bass

J.D. Williams – keyboard

Nicola Cannizzaro – percussion

Dov Michael Schiller – percussion

Paolo Kapunan – turntables

Krista Dy, Terrin Rosen – Visual Art

Ciel Brouille – Mary Kouyoumdjian

Try to Believe – Randall Woolf

Dances of the Yogurt Maker – Erberk Eryilmaz

-8 Dances from Silifke, Turkey-

(2015 Collegiate Composition Prize Winner)

Bookburners – Nicole Lizee

This Will Not Be Televised– Nicole Lizee

Jupiter Moon Menace – Nicole Lizee

In addition, join Erberk Eryilmaz and I for a house concert on SUNDAY MAY 17

Liptak/Eryilmaz house concert, SUNDAY MAY 17


My good friend Turkish composer and pianist Erberk Eryılmaz (http://www.erberkeryilmaz.com/) will be in VT to hear his work played by TURNmusic! He and I will be putting on a house concert featuring his works for clarinet and piano. Please consider joining us for an afternoon!

We’ll have a cocktail hour with Hors d’oeuvres at 3:00, followed by a 45 min concert at 3:30. Desert will be served after the concert. Concert admission is by RSVP and we’re asking for a $25-$150 donation for TURNmusic.

RSVP is required by calling 272-1789 or by this link: http://goo.gl/forms/KAk8n196bI

Facebook it here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1740042049555913/