Lecture and Arts at Johnson

Fall 2019 Johnson Lecture and Arts Schedule

Northern Vermont University’s Lecture and Arts Series is made possible in part by the Harriett M. Sherman Lecture Fund, the Lecture and Arts Endowment, Maret ’92 and Tad ’89 Asaro, Bourne’s Energy, and Donald P. Blake Jr. Inc.


Funk/Fusion and Jazz Concert

Wednesday, December 4, 7 p.m., Dibden Center for the Arts
This year-end campus favorite offers a chance to support student musicians and hear some fantastic music. Be soothed by the smooth saxophones, awaken to the sound of the trumpet, and snap your fingers along with the stand-up bass.
General Admission: $5

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Music from Around the World

Friday, December 6, 7 p.m., Dibden Center for the Arts
NVU-Johnson’s concert band and Worlds of Music class offers music from different cultures and countries, performed by students and community members, and features student-built instruments and a Javanese gamelan.
General Admission: $5

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Chad Hollister Band

Saturday, December 7, 7 p.m., Dibden Center for the Arts

The Chad Hollister Band hails from Vermont and has been touring the country for over 20 years. Chad has opened for Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, and Tom Petty and has shared the stage with every PHISH member.  His music is a voice for the Positive and reminds you that life is truly a gift as is the ability to share it through music. Presented through an NVU partnership with Catamount Arts.
General Admission: $10


Friday, December 13-Saturday, December 14, 7 p.m., Dibden Center for the Arts
Cheer on NVU-Johnson’s dance club as they put on a popular show with a mix of dance styles at the end of the fall semester. These shows typically sell out, so reserve your tickets early.

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Winter Chorale Gala

Sunday, December 15, 4 p.m., Dibden Center for the Arts
Warm your spirits this holiday season with the Johnson campus’s annual festive show featuring student choral groups and musicians.
General Admission: $5

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