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Calendar of Engagements

Last updated: August 28, 2014

2014

Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 8 pm
Jazz trio concert
Milford Center for the Arts
Milford, Connecticut

Friday, January 24, 2014 - 6 to 9 pm
Jazz solo keyboard and wine tasting
Fresh Tracks Farm and Winery
Berlin, Vermont

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 7 pm
Lecture-performance “The Life and Music of George Gershwin”
Goodrich Memorial Library, Newport, Vermont
First Wednesdays series, sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council

Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 3 pm
Performance of music of Gershwin
East View at Middlebury
Middlebury, Vermont

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 7:30 pm
Performance of music of Gershwin
Wake Robin, Shelburne, Vermont

Saturday, February 15, 2014 - 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Jazz duo with John LaRouche, chromatic harmonica
Capitol Grounds coffeehouse
Montpelier, Vermont

Sunday, February 16, 2014 - 3 to 6 pm
Jazz duo with vocalist John Wilson, Fireside, at The Inn at the Mountain
Stowe, Vermont

Friday, February 21, 2014 - 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Jazz duo with vocalist Penny Towers, The Cliff House, Mount Mansfield
Stowe, Vermont

Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Jazz duo with John LaRouche, chromatic harmonica
Capitol Grounds coffeehouse
Montpelier, Vermont

Friday, March 21, 2014 - 7 to 10 pm
Private function, Berlin, Vermont

Saturday, March 22, 2014 - 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Jazz duo with vocalist Penny Towers, The Cliff House, Mount Mansfield
Stowe, Vermont

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 7:30 pm
Classical piano concert “1913”
Music of Debussy, Rachmaninov, Satie, Ornstein, Ives, and Stravinsky
UVM Recital Hall, Music Building
Burlington, Vermont

Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 2 pm
Performance of improvisational music with David Budbill, poet
Second Congregational United Church, Jeffersonville, Vermont
Sponsored by the Varnum Library and Cambridge Arts

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 5 to 8 pm
Jazz duo with Doug Perkins, guitar
Audi South Burlington
Shelburne Road, South Burlington, Vermont

Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 1 pm
Lecture-demonstration “The Music of Poetry”
Rawson Library, Jericho, Vermont

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 7 pm
Lecture-demonstration “The Music of Poetry”
First Congregational Church, Manchester, Vermont
Sponsored by the Mark Skinner Library and the Vermont Humanities Council

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 7:30 pm
Lecture-demonstration “The Music of Poetry”
JCOGS (Jewish Community of Greater Stowe) building
Cape Cod Road (near Stoweflake), Stowe, Vermont

Sunday, April 13, 2014 - 3 pm
Performance of improvisational music with David Budbill, poet
Cabot United Church, Cabot, Vermont
Sponsored by Cabot Arts

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 1 to 3 pm
Jazz solo keyboard, Earth Day celebration
Hunger Mountain Co-op, Montpelier, Vermont

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 8 pm
Jazz trio with vocalist John Wilson
The Crop Bistro, Stowe, Vermont

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 7 pm
Lecture-performance “From East to West”
South Congregational Church, St. Johnsbury, Vermont
First Wednesdays series, sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council

Sunday, May 11, 2014 - 2 to 5 pm
Jazz solo piano, Fresh Tracks Farm and Winery
Berlin, Vermont
(Fundraiser for New Beginnings)

Sunday, June 8, 2014 - 4 pm
Classical piano concert (with special guest artist Rachel Evans, violin)
The Chapel Restoration - 45 Market Street
Cold Springs, New York

Monday, June 9, 2014 - 7 pm
Poetry and music improvisation performance
The Enquiring Mind Bookstore
Saugerties, New York

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - probably 7 pm start time
Jazz trio with vocalist John Wilson
The Crop Bistro, Stowe, Vermont

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 6:30 pm
Jazz quartet outdoor concert
Marshfield Village Green, Marshfield, Vermont
Sponsored by the Jaquith Public Library

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 7 pm
Jazz trio concert, Brookfield Old Town Hall
Brookfield, Vermont
Sponsored by the Brookfield Community Partnership

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 7 pm
Classical piano solo
Private function, Montpelier, Vermont

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 6 to 8 pm
Jazz trio featuring Eve Haslam, vocals
Nutty Steph’s, Rte. 2, Middlesex, Vermont

Friday, September 19, 2014 - evening
Classical piano solo performance
Private function, Texas A & M University
Mitchell Science Building
College Station, Texas

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 7 pm
Lecture-performance “The Life and Music of George Gershwin”
Norwich Congregational Church
Norwich, Vermont
Sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council and the Norwich Public Library

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:30 pm
Lecture-performance “Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring and the Music of 1911”
UVM Recital Hall, Music Building
Burlington, Vermont

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 10 pm
Maine Public Broadcasting Network airs the documentary film “Beyond 88 Keys: The Music of Michael Arnowitt”

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 11 am
Maine Public Broadcasting Network airs the documentary film “Beyond 88 Keys: The Music of Michael Arnowitt”

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 7 pm
Lecture-performance “Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring and the Music of 1911”
Rutland Free Library
Rutland, Vermont

Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 3 pm
Classical piano concert
Ragle Recital Hall, Serkin Performing Arts Center
Marlboro College, Marlboro, Vermont

Saturday, November 22 - 6 pm
Solo piano music, part of Abundance Dinner event
Montpelier Senior Activities Center
Fundraiser for the Onion River Exchange

2015

Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 3 pm
Classical piano concert, “Beethoven & Arnowitt VIII”
Beethoven’s last 3 piano sonatas, op. 109, 110, and 111, the final installment in Michael Arnowitt’s Beethoven sonata cycle
Montpelier Unitarian Church
Montpelier, Vermont
Sponsored by Capital City Concerts



Selected past engagements


National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Mahaffey Theater, St. Petersburg, Florida
Lang Hall, Hunter College, New York City
Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York City
Sandy Spring Museum Masters of Music Concert Series, Sandy Spring, Maryland
Bethanienklooster, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, sponsored by the Tot en Met concert series
Centrum nieuwe Muziek, at the Kloveniersdoelen, Middelburg, the Netherlands
Rode Pomp, Ghent, Belgium
Anthology Film Archives, New York City (screening of documentary film "Beyond 88 Keys")
FlynnSpace, Burlington, Vermont
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts
Dunaway Center, Ogunquit, Maine
Église St.-Merri, Paris, France
Centre Quaker International de Paris
"Piano Amsterdam" concert series, Goethe-Institut, Amsterdam, Holland
Zichy Jenö u. 41, Budapest, Hungary
State House (well of the House chamber), Montpelier, Vermont
Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, California
The Composers’ House, Guerneville, California
Church of the Good Shepherd, Rangeley, Maine (sponsored by Rangeley Friends of the Arts)
Lake Champlain Quadricentennial Festival
Museum of Our National Heritage, Lexington, Massachusetts
Mount Washington Hotel, Conservatory Room, Bretton Woods, New Hampshire
Dupont Country Club, Wilmington, Delaware
United Presbyterian Church (sponsored by Community Concerts), Amsterdam, New York
Special gala concert celebrating Michael’s 50th birthday, featuring music for piano and orchestra by Brahms, Bach, Prokofiev, and Arnowitt
Featured speaker/performer at Vermont Humanities Conference “Music and the Human Experience”, UVM Davis Center, Burlington, Vermont
The Athenaeum, St. Johnsbury, Vermont
McArthur Library, Biddeford, Maine
Elixir Bistro and Lounge, White River Junction, Vermont
Phineas Swan's, Montgomery Center, Vermont
Chosen Vale Music, Enfield, New Hampshire
Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, Vermont
The Cliff House, Mount Mansfield, Stowe, Vermont
Frederick Johnson Pianos showroom, White River Junction, Vermont
Bethlehem Summer Concerts outdoor series, New Hampshire
First Baptist Church, New London, New Hampshire (sponsored by Summer Music Associates)
Pence Auditorium, Central Arizona College, Coolidge, Arizona
Memorial Hall Center for the Arts, Wilmington, Vermont
Faulkner Recital Hall, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
Haskell Opera House, Stanstead, Quebec
Hammond Hall, Winter Harbor, Maine
Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont
Firehouse Gallery, Burlington, Vermont
Ought-One Festival of Contemporary Music, Montpelier, Vermont
Chandler Music Hall, Randolph, Vermont
Methodist Church, Northfield, Vermont (sponsored by Paine Mountain Arts Council)
Middlebury Library, Middlebury, Vermont (Vermont Humanities Council)
Bennington Museum, Bennington, Vermont
The Opera House at Enosburg Falls, Enosburg Falls, Vermont
Dibden Auditorium, Johnson State College, Johnson, Vermont
River Arts Center, Morrisville, Vermont
Dorothy Alling library, Williston, Vermont
Richmond Library Community Hall, Richmond, Vermont
Topnotch Resort, Stowe, Vermont
College Street Congregational Church, Burlington, Vermont
Positive Pie 2, Montpelier, Vermont
The Chateau, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont
Town Hall Theatre, Woodstock, Vermont
Barre Opera House, Barre, Vermont
Frank W. Cyr Center, Stamford Friends of Music, Stamford, New York
First Congregational Church, Old Greenwich, Connecticut
Rivers Music Conservatory, Weston, Massachusetts
Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, Vermont
Middlebury Town Hall Theater, Middlebury, Vermont
Bundy Center for the Arts, Waitsfield, Vermont
St. Michael's College, McCarthy Arts Center, Colchester, Vermont
Vermont Millennium Music Festival
Leunig's Bistro, Burlington, Vermont
Center for Digital Art, Brattleboro, Vermont (screening of documentary film "Beyond 88 Keys")
Lanpher Memorial Library, Hyde Park, Vermont
Roxbury United Congregational Church (sponsored by the Roxbury Free Library
American Flatbread restaurant, Waitsfield, Vermont
Solo piano music for veterans' ceremony, State House, well of the House, Montpelier, Vermont
Stowe Community Church, Stowe International Music School and Festival, Stowe, Vermont
St. Paul’s Cathedral, Burlington, Vermont
The Black Door Bistro, Montpelier, Vermont
Vermont Jazz Center, Brattleboro, Vermont
Ciao Bella restaurant, St. Albans, Vermont
Pitcher Inn, Waitsfield, Vermont
Centerra Grill, Lebanon, New Hampshire
various First Night (December 31) festivals in Vermont and New Hampshire
Vermont
Plainfield Town Hall, Plainfield, Vermont
Aldrich Public Library, Barre, Vermont
Cabot United Church, Cabot, Vermont
The Blue Plate, Burlington, Vermont
The Bobcat Café, Bristol, Vermont
Northern Lights Bookshop, St. Johnsbury, Vermont
Shelburne Farms, Shelburne, Vermont
Vermont Public Radio live performance studio, Colchester, Vermont
Dartmouth College, Filene Auditorium, Hanover, New Hampshire (screening of documentary film "Beyond 88 Keys")
Stowehof, Stowe, Vermont
Michael's Restaurant, Warren, Vermont
Ethan Allen III boat, Lake Champlain
Gateway Center, Newport, Vermont
The Canoe Club, Hanover, New Hampshire
Remick Park, Littleton, New Hampshire
The Cliff House, Mount Mansfield, Stowe, Vermont
Wake Robin, Shelburne, Vermont
Waitsfield Farmers' Market, Waitsfield, Vermont

Selection of other engagements from last couple of years

The Grand Auditorium, Ellsworth, Maine
Star Island, Maine
Slosberg Recital Hall, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts
Lane Series, University of Vermont Recital Hall, Burlington, Vermont
Catamount Sunday Jazz Series, St. Johnsbury, Vermont
Recording 3 pieces on a new CD of Beverley Johnston - Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
McMaster University, Convocation Hall, Hamilton, Ontario
Barrie Concert Association, Barrie, Ontario
Talk on Glenn Gould as part of Green Mountain Film Festival
Rivier College, Dion Center, Nashua, New Hampshire
Performances on piano, portative organ, and as conductor at Vermont Millennium Music Festival
Lecture-demonstration and concert at Hartman Theatre, SUNY - Plattsburgh, New York
Centre Congregational Church, Brattleboro, Vermont (sponsored by Friends of Music at Guilford)
Walter Hall, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
von Kuster Hall, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society, Waterloo, Ontario
Flickinger Arts Center, Kimball Union Academy, Meriden, New Hampshire
Showplace, Peterborough, Ontario (sponsored by Peterborough Concert Association)
Conover Hall, Bradford College, Bradford, Massachusetts
Goddard College, Haybarn Theater, Plainfield, Vermont
Performed and organized benefit concert for humanitarian aid for Kosovo war refugees,
Unitarian Church, Montpelier, Vermont
Village Players Theater, Wolfeboro, New Hampshire (sponsored by Wolfeboro Friends of Music)
Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, New Hampshire
West Kortright Centre, East Meredith, New York


For your interest - some Major European tour itineraries

European Tour - February 2008

Wednesday, February 13, 2008 - 5:30 pm
Jazz quartet performance, Zikmunda Wintra 3, Praha 6
Prague, Czech Republic
Performance sponsored by the U.S. Embassy

Thursday, February 14, 2008 - 10 am
Jazz workshop and performance, International School Prague
Prague, Czech, Republic

Friday, February 15, 2008 - 8 pm
Jazz quartet performance, Jazz Club Teplice
Teplice, Czech Republic

Saturday, February 16, 2008 - 8 pm
Jazz quartet performance, Café Eckermann, at the Goethe Intézet (Institute)
Ráday u. 58, Budapest, Hungary

Sunday, February 17, 2008 - 7 to 10 pm
Jazz performance, iF Kávézó, Ráday u. 19
Budapest, Hungary

Monday, February 18, 2008 - 7 pm
Jazz quartet performance, Fészek Art Club, Kertesz u. 36
Budapest, Hungary

Tuesday, February 19, 2008 - 7 pm
Jazz quartet performance, American Corner
Ceremonial hall of Eszterhazy College
Eger, Hungary

Wednesday, February 20, 2008 - 8:30 pm
Classical piano concert, Rode Pomp, Gent, Belgium

Thursday, February 21, 2008 - 12:30 pm
Classical piano solo concert, American Cathedral
23, avenue George V 8e (cross-street of the Champs-Élysées)
Paris, France
sponsored by Les Arts George V, Concert à midi et demi

Friday, February 22, 2008 - 8 pm
Jazz quartet concert, American Cathedral
23, avenue George V 8e (cross-street of the Champs-Élysées)
Paris, France

Saturday, February 23, 2008 - 8 pm
Jazz quartet concert, Chez Véro
Congénies, France

Sunday, February 24, 2008 - 8 pm
Classical piano concert, The Priory Le Mesnil Saint Martin
Montaut, France (near Villereal)




Tour of Europe and Russia, fall 2005

Monday, October 3, 2005 - 7 pm
Jazz quartet performance, JFC Jazz Club,
St. Petersburg, Russia

Tuesday, October 4, 2005 - 7 pm
J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations
Petrozavodsk, Russia
City Concert Hall, Music Choir School, presented by Petrozavodsk Conservatory

Wednesday, October 5, 2005 - 1 pm
Performance and discussion at Petrozavodsk State Glazunov Conservatory of Music
Petrozavodsk, Russia

Friday, October 7, 2005 - 7 pm
Jazz solo piano performance at Yaroslavl Jazz Centre, Yaroslavl, Russia

Tuesday, October 11, 2005 - 4 pm
Classical piano concert, Bauman Moscow State Technical University
Moscow, Russia

Thursday, October 13, 2005 - 12:30 pm
J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations, Partita no. 1
American Cathedral, Paris, France
sponsored by Les Arts George V, Concert à midi et demi

Saturday, October 15, 2005 - 8:30 pm
J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations
Rode Pomp, Gent, Belgium
Plus - screening of documentary film "Beyond 88 Keys" after the concert

Sunday, October 16, 2005 - 4 pm
Performance as part of new music concert, 12 to 5 pm
I will play from 4-5 pm (contemporary music plus some improvisation),
Mellotone Studios, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Thursday, October 20, 2005 - 8:30 pm
Classical piano concert of new music, Rode Pomp, Gent, Belgium

Tuesday, October 25, 2005
Performance of Water Music for students of UNESCO - IHE (Institute for Water Education)
Delft, The Netherlands

Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 7:30 pm
Water Music multi-media concert with author/photographer Marjorie Ryerson,
At the Prinsenhof, Van der Mandele Hall, Delft, The Netherlands
Sponsored by UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education

Friday, October 28, 2005 - school presentations 9 am and 1 pm, full concert 7 pm
Water Music multi-media concert with author/photographer Marjorie Ryerson,
International School of Düsseldorf
Niederrheinstr. 323, Düsseldorf, Germany

Saturday, October 29, 2005 - 9 pm
Performance as part of 29th Prague International Jazz Festival
Reduta Jazz Club, Prague, Czech Republic

Wednesday, November 2, 2005
Performance at Deylova Konzervator (music academy), Prague, Czech Republic