Lakou Mizik Residency

Lakou Mizik Global Music Residency

We are pleased to welcome Lakou Mizik back to the Upper Valley for an extended community residency this April and May for our kick-off Global Music Residency.  The band will be located locally from April 18-22, and May 9-24, engaging in a variety of performances and workshops

Public Performance in Barnard!

Saturday, May 14th

Barnard Town Hall 


$5-25 “You Choose” Sliding Scale

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Cash is welcome at the door


4-6 PM: Arts Bus, Community Drum Circle with Haitian elder Samba Zao

6- 8 PM Lakou Mizik Performance

Food will be available for sale starting at 4pm: Haitian dishes prepared by band members & Wood-fired Pizza by Fat Dragon Farm.  BarnArts will be selling Maple Lemonade, Ice Tea & and other NA beverages.  BYOB.

The band’s first performance as part of the residency took place at Pentangle on April 22!

If you are interested in hosting the band for a workshop, or performance during their residency, contact us!


This residency is supported by the New England States Touring program of the New England Foundation for the Arts, made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts Regional Touring Program and the six New England state arts agencies. 

Barnard Academy’s engagement is supported by the Barnard Ed Fund.

Tunbridge and Chelsea’s engagements are supported by the Vermont Arts Council.

Woodstock’s engagement was supported by the Woodstock EDC.

Thanks to Artistree for their housing support.