The Monadnock region of New Hampshire is a hub of musical diversity, offering a wide range of classical, chamber, folk, and contemporary music concerts and events. From the Apple Hill String Quartet to the Monadnock Chorus, and from the Colonial Theatre to the Redfern Arts Center, musical organizations in the area strive to bring a rich musical experience to local audiences. Folk music is especially strong in the region, with the Monadnock Folklore Society, Peterborough Folk Music Society, and numerous open mic venues providing a vibrant outlet for traditional and acoustic music. Festivals such as The Thing in the Spring and The Keene Music Festival bring a festive atmosphere to the area, showcasing the talents of local and visiting musicians. Audiences in the Monadnock region are indeed lucky to have so many musical options, and musicians appreciate the supportive and appreciative local audiences