Music Prof Set to Tour Every Town in Vermont

David Feurzeig smiling outdoors with campus greenery in the background

Professor David Feurzeig wants to play a concert in each of Vermont’s 251 towns.

That’s an ambitious goal, but Feurzeig, who teaches in the Department of Music, is confident he can get it done. He’s launching the tour May 6 with a concert in UVM’s renovated recital hall, and he’s set a goal of completing it in five years — by the end of 2026 — playing roughly one concert every week....

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Last Lap

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