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CHARLOTTE CLASSICAL MUSIC NEWS COVERAGE

The latest news on performances of Classical Music in Charlotte.

Celebrate The Holidays With Your Charlotte Symphony At HOLIDAY POPS  Photo Celebrate The Holidays With Your Charlotte Symphony At HOLIDAY POPS 
by A.A. Cristi - November 01, 2022

The Charlotte Symphony's 2022 holiday season presents  beloved annual traditions, seasonal hallmarks, electrifying new performances, and a family friendly Christmas movie with its unforgettable score performed live to the complete film.   ...
Western Piedmont Symphony Presents Scottish Fiddle And Cello Duo Alasdair Fraser And Photo Western Piedmont Symphony Presents Scottish Fiddle And Cello Duo Alasdair Fraser And Natalie Haas This November
by A.A. Cristi - October 27, 2022

Western Piedmont Symphony (WPS), the professional orchestra of the western foothills of North Carolina, presents the cutting-edge Scottish fiddle and cello duo Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas on the next Chamber Classics concert series performance on Saturday, November 5, 2022, at 7:30 p.m. at the ...
Western Piedmont Symphony Presents MUSIC OF THE KNIGHTS October 22 Photo Western Piedmont Symphony Presents MUSIC OF THE KNIGHTS October 22
by A.A. Cristi - October 18, 2022

Western Piedmont Symphony (WPS), the professional orchestra of the western foothills of North Carolina, opens its Foothills Pops concert series with 'MUSIC OF THE KNIGHTS,' presents a thrilling celebration of the music of Sir Elton John, Sir Paul McCartney, and Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, on Saturday, ...
George S. Clinton & Holly Mulcahy to Bring THE ROSE OF SONORA to Symphonies Nationwid Photo George S. Clinton & Holly Mulcahy to Bring THE ROSE OF SONORA to Symphonies Nationwide
by Blair Ingenthron - September 03, 2022

Violin virtuoso Holly Mulcahy will perform George S. Clinton's The Rose of Sonora at symphonies nationwide starting on October 15th....
Conductor And Violinist Dmitry Sitkovetsky Announces 2022-2023 Season Highlights With Photo Conductor And Violinist Dmitry Sitkovetsky Announces 2022-2023 Season Highlights With Concerts in Berlin, Tel Aviv & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - August 31, 2022

Prolific violinist, conductor, creator, transcriber, and recording artist Dmitry Sitkovetsky is in demand internationally as a soloist and chamber music collaborator, performing this season in Berlin, Germany; Tel Aviv & Jerusalem, Israel; Bucharest, Romania; Havana, Cuba; Istanbul, Turkey; Baku, Az...
Maestro Matthew Troy to Continue as Music Director of Western Piedmont Symphony Throu Photo Maestro Matthew Troy to Continue as Music Director of Western Piedmont Symphony Through 2027
by Chloe Rabinowitz - August 17, 2022

Earlier this season, Western Piedmont Symphony signed a five-year extension of Matthew Troy's contract as Music Director. The extended contract runs through the end of the 2026-2027 season, which will be Troy's eighth as Music Director. ...
Charlotte Symphony Annual Gala AN EVENING WITH RHIANNON GIDDENS Celebrates the Arts i Photo Charlotte Symphony Annual Gala AN EVENING WITH RHIANNON GIDDENS Celebrates the Arts in North Carolina 
by A.A. Cristi - August 03, 2022

Acclaimed singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist  Rhiannon Giddens will join Resident Conductor Christopher James Lees and the Charlotte Symphony for the CSO’s annual Gala on Saturday, November 5, 2022. ...
Brevard Music Center Announces Inaugural Legendary Artist Series Performances Starrin Photo Brevard Music Center Announces Inaugural Legendary Artist Series Performances Starring Joshua Bell
by A.A. Cristi - July 20, 2022

Brevard Music Center (BMC) announces the first Legendary Artist Series performances with Joshua Bell including a recital in Parker Concert Hall titled Voice and the Violin: Joshua Bell and Larisa Martinez on Tuesday, July 26 at 7:00 p.m., and Joshua Bell Performs Tchaikovsky with BMC Artistic Direct...
The Lost Colony Makes History While Honoring The Past for 85th Anniversary Photo The Lost Colony Makes History While Honoring The Past for 85th Anniversary
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2022

Under direction of Jeff Whiting and Executive Director Chuck Still, the 85th Season of The Lost Colony will feature brand new theatrical technology (3D projections, dynamic lighting) to transform the experience for audiences attending the longest-running outdoor symphonic drama of the Tony Award rec...
The Charlotte Symphony Presents Free Concerts For The Community  Photo The Charlotte Symphony Presents Free Concerts For The Community 
by A.A. Cristi - May 26, 2022

This spring and summer, the Charlotte Symphony (CSO) is  bringing live music to communities throughout the Charlotte region – for free! Highlights  include the Orchestra’s debut at Little Rock A.M.E. Zion Church, outdoor concerts at five local  parks, and chamber music performances at Amity Presbyte...
Christopher Warren-Green Conducts Final Concerts As Charlotte Symphony Music Director Photo Christopher Warren-Green Conducts Final Concerts As Charlotte Symphony Music Director
by A.A. Cristi - April 12, 2022

Christopher Warren-Green will close out his tenure as Music Director by leading the Charlotte Symphony and the Charlotte Master Chorale in one of the greatest works of all time: Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, Friday, May 20, 2022, at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, May 21, 2022, at 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, May 22, ...
Charlotte Symphony Announces The 2022-23 Season Photo Charlotte Symphony Announces The 2022-23 Season
by A.A. Cristi - March 21, 2022

The Charlotte Symphony welcomes a talented and  diverse array of guest conductors and artists in 2022–23, a season that celebrates the  Symphony’s greatest strengths and reaffirms its core commitments: serving the community with  increased access to live symphonic music and educational opportunity, ...