Thurston Consort

he Thurston Consort is part of the rich tapestry of concert music found in North Central Massachusetts; a region with highly acclaimed music schools, respected symphony orchestras, and choral ensembles. A first-rate university music program and old fashion summer band concerts from old fashion bandstands on town commons across the region. There are early music festivals in scenic New England hamlets and world-class period piano concerts and recitals on historic keyboards.

Our Mission

The Thurston Consort is an ensemble and musical organization that provides quality chamber music concert opportunities for established regional musicians, attract choice musicians to Fitchburg, develop and retain young regional musicians and present performances that are intelligent, reflecting our region’s cultural heritage and diversity.

Upcoming Performances

Saturday, November 4th

  • Fitchburg Cultural Alliance 45th Anniversary Celebration with a tribute to Ellen DiGeronimo and Jennifer Jones, Saturday November 4th 6 pm to 9pm at O’Neil Hall, Fitchburg  Senior Center, 14 Wallace Ave.  Fitchburg, MA

Thursday, December 7th

  • The Thurston Consort Duet Ensemble will be performing on the December First Thursday at the FAM, 12/7/23, 3 pm to 5:30 pm. Members of the ensemble will be Hannah Bitterman on Flute, Laurie Strubbe on Cello. Joining the Duet Ensemble will be by Noel Plouffe on Hammered Dulcimer The Thurston Consort Duet Ensemble will perform Baroque Duets, English Country Dance, music from the Celtic lands and old time holiday music from 18th century New England.

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