Welcome to the Manchester Music Festival
Bringing the passion and beauty of classical music to our southwestern Vermont community. 


Manchester Music Festival welcomes award-winning artists from around the world for five weeks of concerts in the Green Mountains of Vermont during the summer season.

July 11 – August 12, 2018 concerts on Thursday and Saturday evenings are slated to feature a number of top caliber musicians who have played with some of the world’s most prestigious orchestras.

Sunday afternoons see concert performances from the participants in the festival’s Young Artists Program.


Manchester Music Festival artistic director Adam Neiman performing Franz Liszt: Transcendental Etude No. 10 in F Minor at the Smithsonian, April 2009.

cooking up the classics

Cooking Up The Classics

From Manchester Music Festival

A compilation of recipes from restaurants and chefs in the Manchester area paired with anecdotes, information, and images of famous musicians and composers and their relationships with food and cooking.

Copies can now be purchased online and in-person from
Northshire Bookstore.
4869 Main Street
Manchester Center, VT

All proceeds from sales benefit the programs of MMF.