The Mt. Desert Festival of Chamber Music is proud to present its 54th season of summer concerts at the Neighborhood House in Northeast Harbor, Maine.  The series of five concerts will begin on July 18, 2017 at 8:15 with a performance by the Parker Quartet.  The Shanghai Quartet  will perform on July 25, the Miró Quartet on August 1, the DeCoda on August 8 and the season will conclude with the Brentano String Quartet on August 15, 2017.

The Neighborhood House allows for the presentation of chamber music at its best in an intimate setting with fine acoustics.  Its old world charm adds to the informal yet serious setting, perfect for world-class chamber music ensembles.  The Mt. Desert Festival is proud to have been associated with the historic building all these years, witnessing the remarkable change in its fortune, from a neglected reminder of the Island’s former Golden Age to its present revitalized state. Thanks to enthusiastic support, the Neighborhood House, which will be celebrating its 114th year, has reclaimed its central place in the cultural and social life of the Northeast Harbor Community.

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Our box office is now closed for the season and will reopen on July 17, 2017 at 11am.

The Festival may be reached at (207) 266-2550.  Our box office is open Mondays 11am to 4pm and Tuesdays 12pm to 8pm beginning July 17, 2017 and the phone will be answered consistently during those hours. 

Tickets may be reserved online, in person at our box office, by emailing tickets@mtdesertfestival.org or calling (207) 266-2550.

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