Concord On Air 2017

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Concord On Air 2017

On Sunday, October 15, 2017, from 12 PM to 8 PM , people from the Concord region, state, and around the world tuned in to see ConcordTV’s live televised production of Concord On Air, where the City of Concord and its people were the stars. The 6th annual televised production of Concord On Air, an 8 hour live telecast celebrated the city of Concord, New Hampshire, its citizens, and its creative culture.

Missed Concord On Air 2017 when it ran live? Well now you can watch it in its entirety, just the way it happened, on YouTube… or take a scroll down the page a bit and find your favorite parts, separated by hour and topic!

What was featured during Concord On Air 2017?

Concord On Air featured more than 70 video clips on the City’s government, schools, businesses, nonprofits, neighborhoods, and arts and culture, demonstrating to our viewers just how vibrant and active Concord, NH really is.

Viewers will also got to know our city’s 2017 Most Fascinating Individuals (nominated by members of the community).

New this year! ConcordTV’s “Concord Originals,” featured local artists/musicians/writers who are part of Concord’s vibrant creative community.

Concord On Air Schedule

Please note – This schedule is not exact.

Noon to 1 pm

Hosts: ConcordTV Executive Director Doris Ballard; Concord Mayor Jim Bouley; Filmmakers Dan and Sam Habib; President of Chamber of Commerce Tim Sink

Featuring: ConcordTV Youth Video Camps; Dan and Sam Habib Films; Main Street Ribbon Cutting Ceremony; Mr. Connolly Has ALS trailer; National Night Out; Penacook Gazebo Dedication; State of the City Chamber of Commerce Presentation

Concord Original: Musician Mark Dionne


1 to 2 pm

Hosts: ConcordTV Executive Director Doris Ballard; ConcordTV Board Secretary and Producer Charles Russell; Concord City Councilor Brent Todd; ConcordTV Marketing and Administrative Assistant Jim Webber

Featuring: Concord Public Library activities; General Services Department; Leadership Greater Concord Media Day; Nonprofits’ Holiday Greetings; Public Works Celebration

Concord Original: Dancer/Instructor Brandi Nylen Reed

Most Fascinating Individual: Steve Martin

2 to 3 pm

Hosts: ConcordTV Station Manager Josh Hardy; ConcordTV Producer Rose Marie Lanier; Events and Marketing Manager Red River Theatres Katie Mosher; Concord High School Principal Tom Sica

Featuring: 2016 Election Coverage; Concord High Graduation 2017; CHS Be the Change Club; Concord High Drama: Godspell/Into the Woods CAST; Red River Theatres Red Carpet Oscar Event; CHS Tidal Force Robotics

Concord Original: Songwriter/Singer Maddy Simpson


3 to 4 pm

Hosts: ConcordTV Executive Director Doris Ballard; ConcordTV Youth Camper Evan Newton; Director NH Film Office Matt Newton; ConcordTV Production/Training Assistant Justin Scarelli; Production/Programming Assistant Melissa Sweatt

Featuring: Concord Trust Awards; ConcordTV Full House Parody; ConcordTV Producer Support Program; Van McLeod Dedication; Nonprofit PSA Day; Winant Memorial Dedication

Concord Original: Musician and performer Aaron Jones

Most Fascinating Individual: Brooke Mills

4 to 5 pm

Hosts: Concord Fire Chief Dan Andrus; City Councilor Byron Champlin; Community Players President Kathryn Hodges; ConcordTV Board Member and Host/Producer of “What’s Happening at the Audi” David Murdo

Featuring: Audi Gala 2017; City of Concord New Fire Truck; Concord Parks and Recreation; Holiday Parade; McKenna House Tour; NHTI Dancing with the Concord Stars; Pinnacle Awards; Student morning announcements-CHS Live

Concord Original: Harpist De Luna

5 to 6 pm

Hosts: ConcordTV Executive Director Doris Ballard; Concord Monitor Reporter David Brooks; CEO Concord Family YMCA Jim Doremus; ConcordTV Marketing/Administrative Assistant Jim Webber

Featuring: Concord Boys and Girls Club Auction; Dogs of Concord; Easter Eggstravaganza; The Love Project; Science Cafe

Concord Original: Playwright David Preece

Most Fascinating Individual: Joe Kasper

6 to 7 pm

Hosts: ConcordTV Station Manager Josh Hardy; ConcordTV Producer/Volunteer Lucy Morris; ConcordTV Programming/IT Director Mike O’Meara; City of Concord Economic Development Director Suzanne “Suzi” Pegg

Featuring: Concord High School Film Society; Concord High School Sports; Concord Library “How To” Festival; Concord School District Conversion from Steam; Multicultural Festival; Parks and Recreation Watching the Eclipse event; Concord City Trails

Concord Original: Young Pianist Emma Servadio

7 to 8 pm

Hosts: ConcordTV Executive Director Doris Ballard; Intown Concord Executive Director Michelle Johnson; Red River Theatres Executive Director Angie Lane; ConcordTV Board Secretary and Producer Charles Russell

Featuring: Art of Comedy project; Capital Arts Fest; Free Speech Symposium; Havenwood Heritage Heights Legacy Letters; Intown Concord Highlights; Junior Service League; Concord Market Days

Most Fascinating Individual: Betty Hoadley

About Concord Community TV: ConcordTV is a nonprofit organization, incorporated in 1998. Its mission is to help Concord residents, and nonprofits that serve the Concord area, learn how to: create video content that helps them “tell their stories,” and distribute their content locally on the station’s three community TV channels and on internet marketing platforms. ConcordTV provides: on air Community Bulletin Board for local groups and nonprofits to publicize meetings and events; Live coverage of Concord City Council, Planning Board and Zoning Board meetings; Coverage of Concord School Board meetings; coverage of community events; classes in camera, editing, studio production, marketing, and youth video and filmmaking camps. Concord On Air is also a fundraiser for ConcordTV through sponsorships and viewer donations. Dollars raised are used to purchase state­-of-­the art equipment that is available to the public as part of the ConcordTV mission.