ArtSmart is a series of arts education gatherings, talk-backs and lectures that take arts lovers like you behind the curtain to learn more.

ArtSmart: Dialogue on Mozart’s The Magic Flute Wednesday, December 26, noon

Join Kevin Ginter, a classically trained opera professional to learn about the story and history of The Magic Flute. ArtSmart is free for ticket holders to the afternoons screening of the Metropolitan Opera’s Magic Flute in HD.  This event has limited seating and reservations are required. Bring a lunch*. RSVP to Jon Van Luling at 802.760.4634.

Kevin Ginter Biography:
Classically trained opera singer and music educator Kevin Ginter will provide his perspective as both a past performer (Mr. Ginter professionally performed Tamino in Mozart’s The Magic Flute and has sung at Carnegie Hall in NYC) and K-12 music educator. Kevin holds a MS from the Conservatory of Music at Brooklyn College and lives in Underhill, VT with his wife, Caroline.

ArtSmart –  with the Spruce Peak Chamber Music Society!

Bring a brown bag lunch* and join Artistic Director Jia Kim for a behind-the-scenes look at the classical music world and Chamber Music!
This winter join us for:

Friday, January 18, 1 to 2pm What is Chamber Music?

Friday, March 8, 11 to 12pm Instruments of the String Quartet

Thursday, May 16, 1 to 2pm – Investigation and insight into works by master composers – Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Bartok, and Bridge

Reservations are required. This series is free to ticket holders for that month’s CMS performance, $10 for non-ticket holders or $20 for all three.  Call Jon van Luling 802.760.4638 to reserve your seat, today!

*Pick up lunch from Edelweiss Mountain Deli on the Mountain Road and enjoy 20% off all prepared foods, including soups, salads and sandwiches. Call ahead (802) 253-4034 and say you are requesting the ArtSmart lunch deal and show your ticket at pick up!