Family Day

SATURDAY, JULY 23—10 AM to 11 AM

Silver Center for the Arts, Hanaway Theatre
Paul Polivnick, conductor

Our talented NHMF musicians and world-renowned composer and multi-instrumentalist, David Amram, will blow on, strum and shake ancient ethnic instruments (like the Pakistani flute, Indian Shenai, conch shells and more), while demonstrating their contemporary cousins in the modern orchestra. Get ready for some fun, high-spirited audience participation as well!

All tickets are FREE!
Ticket fees apply to phone orders – tickets still required

SILVER CENTER BOX OFFICE:  603.535.2787 | 800.779.3869
Hours: 11 AM-4 PM, Monday-Friday



Discounted or free tickets to Music Festival events for youth who would otherwise be unable to attend due to ticket costs can be obtained by calling the New Hampshire Music Festival office at 603.238.9007.

The New Hampshire Music Festival is proud to support music education in our state through our historical partnerships and sponsors: Arts Alliance of Northern New Hampshire, Cogswell Benevolent Trust, Frederick Smyth Institute of Music, New Hampshire Electric Co-op and New Hampshire State Council on the Arts.

Presenting Sponsor:

Made possible with the support of the Lincoln Financial Foundation


Also supported by Cogswell Benevolent Trust


11 AM to 4 PM

Following our fun Family Concert, join us in downtown Plymouth as we host our third annual Make Music Plymouth event! With activities for kids like instrument making and an instrument petting zoo, food for the family from local stores, and over 75 different performers, this day of music making has brought thousands of people to town to enjoy our community.

We hope you can join us to explore and create some fantastic music—all for free!


  • Amey Bailey Contra Dancing for Kids
  • Arts Alliance of Northern New Hampshire Instrument Making
  • Little Church Theater – Musical of Musicals
  • Students of Jessye Bartlett
  • …and many more local singers and bands!