Thursday 7/11 — Azmeh/Chaker/Wijeratne, Monday 7/15 — Villalobos Brothers!

I hope you all are staying cool and doing well. Always remember to keep your sunscreen on and keep hydrated!

It’s so hard to be focused or even relax when the summer continues the display its strength. I hope you will join us for our next upcoming concerts for a relaxing, enchanting, and energizing evening of music with these amazing musicians.

Please check the location for each of the events!
Tickets by Donation. Students FREE.

Stay well, be happy, keep being creative, and see you at our next concert!

The Rocky Horror Picture Show screening at the Claremont Creative Center, 6/24/24

Kinan Azmeh, Layale Chaker, and Dinuk Wijeratne

Kinan Azmeh, Layale Chaker, and Dinuk Wijeratne

Thursday, July 11, 2024 @ 6:30 PM
WCCMA @ CCC
56 Opera House Sq., Claremont NH

Join us for an intimate evening of amazing music at the intersection of cultures, with our dear friends Kinan Azmeh, clarinet; Layale Chaker, violin; and Dinuk Wijeratne, piano in celebration of the new Claremont Creative Center. Tickets are sliding scale/pay what you can for this very special event. Seating is limited and reservations in advance are encouraged.

More info here >


Villalobos Brothers

Villalobos Brothers

Monday, July 15, 2024 @ 6:30 PM
Broad Street Park
Broad Street, Claremont NH

Join us for the Grammy-winning Villalobos Brothers as they perform their original music that fuses Mexican folk with jazz and classical traditions. Presented by West Claremont Center for Music and the Arts in collaboration with Claremont Parks and Recreation, part of WCCMA’s 17th Summer Concert Series.

Tickets by Donation. Students FREE.

In case of inclement weather, the event location will be at the Claremont Creative Center, 56 Opera House Square, right across the street from Broad Street Park.

This program is supported in part by the New England States Touring program of the New England Foundation for the Arts, made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts Regional Touring Program and the six New England state arts agencies.

More info here >


SAVE THE DATE for our upcoming 2024 season of Summer Concert Series

8/17 — Ensemble Aubade @ Union Church

8/28 — Mamadou Diabate @ CCC


Have you missed previous concerts? Watch them on our YouTube Channel!


Thank you for your continued support!
We look forward to sharing a great summer with you in 2024.

See you at our next event!
Support the WCCMA

Monday 6/24 — Rocky Horror Picture Show screening, Tuesday 6/25 —Dobet Gnahoré! And more summer concerts!

Happy Summer?

Wow, what a roller coaster of weather it’s been this week! I hope you all are well after the grueling days of heat and humidity. As we move into more pleasant weather, here are events happening next week.

Please check the location for each of the events!
Tickets by Donation. Students FREE.

See you next week~

Bassel and the Super Naturals at Broad Street Park, Presented by West Claremont Center for Music and the Arts, in collaboration with the Claremont Parks & Recreation. 5/31/24

Rocky Horror Picture Show Screening – a part of Pride Week!

Monday, June 24, 2024 @ 7:30–9:00 PM
WCCMA @ CCC
56 Opera House Sq., Claremont NH

Free viewing for pride week at the Claremont Creative Center!

Free viewing for Pride Week, presented by the West Claremont Center for Music and the Arts. A kinky transvestite offers shelter to a straitlaced newly engaged couple when their car breaks down near his mansion, where they experience a collection of outrageous partygoers.


Dobet Gnahoré

Dobet Gnahoré

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 @ 6:30 PM
Broad Street Park
Broad Street, Claremont NH

Please join us for an evening concert, presented by West Claremont Center for Music and the Arts in collaboration with Claremont Parks and Recreation, part of WCCMA’s 17th Summer Concert Series.

In case of inclement weather, the event location will be at the Claremont Creative Center, 56 Opera House Square, right across the street from Broad Street Park.

This program is supported in part by the New England States Touring program of the New England Foundation for the Arts, made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts Regional Touring Program and the six New England state arts agencies.


ZOFO

ZOFO

Saturday, June 29, 2024 @ 6:30 PM
WCCMA @ Union Church
133 Old Church Rd., Claremont NH

Since joining forces as a professional duo in 2009, internationally acclaimed solo pianists Eva-Maria Zimmermann and Keisuke Nakagoshi — ZOFO — have electrified audiences from Carnegie Hall to Tokyo with their dazzling artistry and outside-the-box thematic programming for one-piano-four-hands. This Grammy-nominated, prize-winning Steinway Artist Ensemble — one of only a handful of duos worldwide devoted exclusively to piano duets — is blazing a bold new path for piano four-hands groups by focusing on 20th and 21st century repertoire and by commissioning new works from noted composers each year.


Dobet Gnahoré Dance Workshop and Creativity Chat

Dobet Gnahoré

Sunday, June 30, 2024 @ 2:00–4:00 PM
Saint-Gaudens National Historical Park
139 Saint Gaudens Rd., Cornish, NH

Join us for a Demonstration and Q&A on Creativity with Grammy-winning artist Dobet Gnahoré followed by a Community Dance Workshop!


SAVE THE DATE for our upcoming 2024 season of Summer Concert Series

7/11 — Kinan Azmeh & Dinuk Wijeratne @ CCC

7/15 — Villalobos Brothers @ Broad Street Park

8/17 — Ensemble Aubade @ CCC

9/1 — Mamadou Diabate @ CCC


Have you missed previous concerts? Watch them on our YouTube Channel!


Thank you for your continued support!
We look forward to sharing a great summer with you in 2024.

See you at our next event!
Support the WCCMA

TOMORROW 6/15 — Myra Flynn at CCC! And more summer concerts!

Happy Summer!

We are very grateful for the display love and support from our supporters and the community during the grand opening of Claremont Creative Center, which was on June 1st.

Villalobos Brothers at Claremont Creative Center Grand Opening
Villalobos Brothers at Claremont Creative Center Grand Opening

Thank you all for joining us for the celebration. We’ve got a whole summer of amazing music planned. See you at our next event!


Myra Flynn

Myra Flynn

Saturday, June 15, 2024 @ 6:30 PM
WCCMA @ CCC
56 Opera House Sq., Claremont NH

Singer/songwriter Myra Flynn spends her career embracing dichotomy. Half Irish and half African American, her original indie/soul songs blend soulful vocals with a lyrical delivery that doesn’t let one get too comfortable.

This program is supported in part by the New England States Touring program of the New England Foundation for the Arts, made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts Regional Touring Program and the six New England state arts agencies. This event is supported in part by a Cultural Facilities grant from the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.


SAVE THE DATE for our upcoming 2024 season of Summer Concert Series

Dobet Gnahoré

6/25Dobet Gnahoré @ Broad Street Park
(in collaboration with Claremont Parks and Recreation)

ZOFO

6/29 ZOFO @ Union Church

More coming for July and August


Have you missed previous concerts? Watch them on our YouTube Channel!


Thank you for your continued support!
We look forward to sharing a great summer with you in 2024.

See you at our next event!
Support the WCCMA