Coming Up on Carolina Live

Greenville Symphony Orchestra: In the Company of Great Romantics

Week of October 14, 2018

The Greenville Symphony Orchestra and conductor Edvard Tchivzhel invite you to spend some wonderful time In the Company of Great Romantics. You’ll hear Carl Maria von Weber’s Oberon, Sergei Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3 in C with guest pianist Edisher Savitski, and the concert will conclude with Robert Schumann’s Symphony No. 4 in d-minor. A distinguished group of Romantics for sure, and you’ll be glad you joined their company by joining us for this edition of Carolina Live.

South Carolina Philharmonic: Kubrick Classics

Week of October 21, 2018

Two excellent South Carolina orchestras are featured in this Carolina Live program. The South Carolina Philharmonic has a concert titled Kubrick Classics, and it contains music by Rossini, Purcell and the Strausses that Stanley Kubrick used in his films. The Greenville Symphony then presents music from its concert What a Wonderful World, with favorites by Maurice Ravel and American composer Ferde Grofe. Double the concerts, twice the musical treats on Carolina Live.

Western Piedmont Symphony: Ludwig van Is the Man

Week of October 28, 2018

One of the gems of the North Carolina foothills is the Western Piedmont Symphony, based in Hickory, NC. The orchestra returns to Carolina Live with an all-Beethoven concert titled “Ludwig van Is the Man.” You’ll hear the master composer’s Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus, the Symphony No. 4 in B-flat Major and the Violin Concerto in D-Major with guest violinist Marjorie Bagley. You’ll hear clearly why Beethoven is indeed “The Man!”