Chamber Music Festival on Star Island

September 8, 2017 to September 10, 2017

Classical music lovers are invited to the Chamber Music Festival on Star Island – a weekend getaway held September 8 – 10 at the historic Oceanic Hotel on the Isles of Shoals. Hear a range of classical works performed by nationally renowned musicians. All inclusive pricing covers the concerts, hotel, meals, transportation, taxes and tipping. Star Island is an hour boat ride from Portsmouth, NH. Experience the charm and tranquility of Star Island while enjoying world-class performances!

Check out this Chamber Music Festival Video to get a small taste of the Star Island experience! 

Friday evening – Candlelit concert in our hilltop stone Chapel
Saturday daytime – Enjoy the Island and meet the musicians
Saturday evening Concert in the stately lobby of our 19th century hotel
Sunday morning Concert in the hotel’s intimate Pink Parlor

Program Chairs

Irene and John Bush



Room & Board Rates

These rates include lodging, meals, tips, and ferry transportation for a 2-night stay on Star Island.

Chamber Music Standard Shared Standard Single Motel Shared Motel Single
Adult 18+ per person $313 $412 $382 $536

Ferry Schedule

Friday, September 8
Departure: Portsmouth 12:25 p.m.
Arrival: Star Island 1:25 p.m
Sunday, September 10
Departure: Star Island 3:05 p.m.
Arrival: Portsmouth 4:45 p.m.


Contact Registrar, Jill Brody at