Norfolk Music Shed

Norfolk, CT

Client: Yale University

Project Type: Comprehensive Phased Exterior and Interior Restoration; New Addition in a Historic Context; Historic Structure Report

John G. Waite Associates, Architects is working with Yale University and the Trustees of the Ellen Battell Stoeckel Estate in Norfolk, Connecticut to restore the 1906 Music Shed, for continued use of the Yale Summer School of Music and home to the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival.

The firm first prepared a comprehensive historic structure report for the Music Shed, one of the earliest summer music venues in the country, followed by the design for the restoration and a new addition. The addition provides rehearsal studios and reception spaces to support Yale’s summer music programs.