Past Events

  • Laraaji: Laughter, The Best Medicine
    Sat, May 21
    Epsilon Spires
    May 21, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main Street, Brattleboro, V.T.
    *UPDATE! LOCATION NOW AT EPSILON SPIRES. Laraaji & Arji OceAnanda invite us on a journey inward to refreshing states of Energization, Joy, and Meditative Attunement. Laughter as a cathartic release will be engaged to enter deeper states of relaxation and reconnection to our beautiful inner child.
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  • Laraaji: Celestial Sound Immersion
    Fri, May 20
    Epsilon Spires
    May 20, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    New Age music pioneer Laraaji transports listeners into inspiringly beautiful and restful listening dimensions with his celestial zither, harp, kalimba, ecstatic voice, and synth improvisation.
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  • Buster Keaton: THE GENERAL w/ Pipe Organ Soundtrack by Ben Model
    May 14, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    Inspired by a real-life chapter of Civil War history, THE GENERAL is a cinematic Tour de Force featuring miraculous stunts and comedic action executed with awe-inspiring precision. Live pipe organ soundtrack performed by Ben Model, one of the nation’s leading silent film accompanists!
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  • Lunchtime Pipe Organ Series: Tim Pyper
    May 04, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    Tim Pyper is a musician whose interests center around performance practice and embodied learning. He received a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Cornell University, where his research focused on the performance practice of English organ music in the early 20th century.
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  • THE WOBBLIES: Documentary for May Day!
    May 01, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    "Solidarity! All for One and One for All!" The Industrial Workers of the World, aka the Wobblies, were one of the few unions to be racially and sexually integrated. This award-winning 1978 documentary takes a provocative look at the forgotten American history of this most radical of unions.
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  • American Primitive Guitar: Glenn Jones w/ Vic Rawlings
    Apr 14, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    An exceptional evening of listening, Glenn Jones is an instrumentalist of unparalleled skill and a masterful raconteur whose flair for storytelling shines in a live setting. Opening performances by instrument builder, filmmaker and sound artist, Vic Rawlings, and Wednesday Knudsen & Willie Lane Duo.
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  • KALI MALONE
    Wed, Apr 13
    Epsilon Spires
    Apr 13, 8:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    Pipe organ performance featuring compositions from Malone's critically acclaimed album ’The Sacrificial Code’, a major work featuring canonic pipe organ music with profound emotional resonance. This performance includes additional accompaniment by Stephen O'Malley on several 4-handed organ pieces.
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  • FILMS for ONE to EIGHT PROJECTORS: Roger Beebe
    Apr 08, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    16mm multiple-projector performance & video essays that explore the world of found images and the "found" landscapes of late capitalism. Works that take on a range of topics from the forbidden pleasures of men crying, to the racial politics of font choices and the real spaces of the virtual economy.
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  • Lunchtime Pipe Organ Series: Hon Ki Cheung
    Apr 06, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    Hon Ki Cheung is a composer, music theorist and organist originally from Hong Kong. Her program for April "Hearing Influences" references traces of the past in modern compositions from around the world including Argentina, Germany, England, Hong Kong, United States, and Czech Republic.
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  • New Irish Roots Music: Lorkin O'Reilly & Melanie MacLaren
    Mar 26, 8:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    A Scottish-Irish songwriter who builds upon traditional folk music with confessional narratives that amble with intent through the halls of memory; unafraid to lament, bare teeth, or poke fun; to honestly see the future in consideration of the recent past. Featuring special guest Melanie MacLaren
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  • Aquarela: World Water Day Film & Discussion
    Mar 22, 7:30 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    Take a cinematic journey through the transformative beauty and raw power of water. Aquarela is a visceral wake-up call depicting the sheer force and capricious will of Earth’s most precious element. Four local presenters will lead a dynamic conversation about our regional relationship to water.
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  • Lunchtime Pipe Organ Series: Alastair Stout
    Mar 02, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    Alastair Stout is an award-winning composer and organist from the Shetland Islands, UK. "Wonderous Love" is his musical program for Ash Wednesday, taking us on a journey through Lent to Easter.
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  • PETER PAN w/ Musical Score on Harp by Leslie McMichael & Performance by The Lovelights!
    Feb 26, 7:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    A spellbinding celebration of the imagination for all-ages to enjoy! Soar to Neverland with Peter Pan, Tinkerbell, and Captain Hook as Seattle-based harpist Leslie McMichael unfurls her lush and enchanting original live score to the 1924 silent film + Special Performance by The Lovelights Theater!
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  • THE LAST COMMAND w/ Pipe Organ Performance by Jeff Rapsis
    Feb 19, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    Celebrate Oscar season with Josef von Sternberg's groundbreaking 1928 psychological drama, which won 'Best Actor' for Emil Jannings at the first-ever Academy Awards. Deeply intertextual, this "film within a film" explores shifting power dynamics and motivations during the Russian Revolution.
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  • THE BOXER'S OMEN! w/ Live Soundtrack by Sunburned Hand of the Man!
    Jan 22, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    A NOT-TO-BE-MISSED AUDIO/VISUAL SPECTACULAR! Watch the notorious Martial-Arts Buddhist-Horror Cult-Classic on the Big Screen with a Live Soundtrack Performed by Psychedelic Noise-Rock Freakazoids: Sunburned Hand of the Man! WOWZA!
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  • KEYBOARD FANTASIES: Beverly Glenn-Copeland!
    Jan 07, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    A spirit-lifting documentary about electronic music pioneer Beverly Glenn-Copeland, a black transgender septuagenarian musical genius who finally finds his place in the world. Glenn's emergence from obscurity is an intimate coming-of-age story transforming pain into hope and joy.
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  • Lunchtime Pipe Organ Series: Edwin Lawrence
    Jan 05, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    The program for January will showcase organ music by New England composers within the most recent 50 or 60 years including music by Daniel Pinkham, Kathy Wonson Eddy, Ronald Perrera as well as compositions by Lawrence himself.
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  • THE PHANTOM CARRIAGE w/ Pipe Organ Performance by Jeff Rapsis for New Years Day!
    Jan 01, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
    On New Years Eve 100 years ago, one of the most important works in Swedish cinema premiered. Körkarlen is a ghostly tale of time-travel reminiscent of Dicken's "Christmas Carol". It inspired Ingmar Bergman to begin filmmaking and influenced iconic key scenes in Kubrick's "The Shining".
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