Get Down with your Home Town Virtual Music Festival!

Get Down with your Home Town Virtual Music Festival!

Saturday, January 9, 2021, 3:00 pm until 9:30 pm
The Shea, North Star, and Institute of Musical Arts come together to present this benefit concert. Virtual Tip Jar!

North Star, the Institute for the Musical Arts (IMA), and the Shea Theater are coming together to present Get Down with your Hometown – an online music festival with the goal of promoting and benefiting the musical talent of North Star and the IMA, as well as the three non-profit hosts.

Current students of North Star and IMA will be showcased along with local and national musicians who will also be performing at this benefit. It will be held online on Friday and Saturday, January 8 & 9, 2021. The event will run from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. on Friday and from 4 p.m. – 9 p.m. (dates finalized, times tentative).

We'll be bringing two days of live music direct to you in the comfort and safety of your home. We can’t wait to show you what we’ve prepared, and are excited to have you join us.

Current Line-Up Includes:

Lake Street Dive

Taylor Ashton

Erin McKeown

Kalliope Jones


June Millington

Miro Sprague

Christine Ohlman

Suitcase Junket

Naia Kete & SayReal

Jamie Kent

Old Flame

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors and Underwriters

Australis AquacultureArtisan Beverage CooperativeBenjamin CompanyBerkshire Brewing CompanyCohn and Company Real Estate AgencyCommunity CreditCommon CapitalCommunity Foundation of Western MassachusettsConnecticut River InternistsDean's BeansEasthampton Savings BankFirstLight GDF SueznaGill TavernGoff MediaGreat Falls HarvestGreen River FestivalGreenfield Community CollegeGreenfield Cooperative BankGreenfield Savings BankLootMassachusetts Cultural CouncilMontague WebWorksNortheast SolarPeople's PintRainmaker ConsultingThe RendezvousSolar Store of GreenfieldStobierski and ConnorTold VideoTrue North TransitTurn It Up

Special thanks to the Mass Cultural Council for their vital support this year in the form of a Cultural Sector Recovery Grant for Organizations, as well as a Festivals & Projects Grant. We'd also like to thank the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts for their support in the form of a Flexible Funding grant. We couldn't do this work without you!