Carolina Live travels the region and features classical musicians from our area as well as those of international renown who visit our performance halls. Lauren Rico hosts the series.
Note: Carolina Live is looking for professional-quality vocal or instrumental recordings made in concert in the Carolinas in the past couple of years. Mail them to: Box 8990, Davidson, NC 28035-8990, attn. Carolina Live. For more info, call 877.333.8990.
The Palmetto State’s orchestra takes on a monumental symphony by Gustav Mahler filled with the composer’s characteristic angst and spirituality.
This concert from the Charlotte Symphony’s 2012-2013 Classics Series showcases two composers from conductor Christopher Warren-Green’s native England, Vaughn Williams and William Walton.
This concert from May of 2012 by the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra begins with a brief program of music for a combination rarely heard in concerts. Then the Choral Society of Greensboro and soloists join the orchestra and conductor Dmitry Sitkovetsky for a complete performance of Beethoven’s crowning achievement.
This innovative concert from the Western Piedmont Symphony in Hickory brings together "celestial" music from opposite ends of the 20th century: Holst's visionary suite The Planets and the suite from John Williams' score for the iconic blockbuster film Star Wars.
These concerts from the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra’s 2012-2013 season feature two youthful works by Mozart: one of his five violin concertos (from Classics 2) plus a work often referred to as his “Great” Mass in c minor (from Classics 4).
This January 2013 installment of the South Carolina Philharmonic's occasional Beethoven and Blue Jeans concerts combine recognized masterworks by the iconic composer with more contemporary fare.