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 closing concert of the Winston-Salem Symphony’s 2011-2012 Season was a showcase not only of the orchestra and its Chorale, but also of the conductors affiliated with the orchestra.
We enjoy another all-Mozart concert on this edition of the program, combined with selections from a different concert of “German Giants” both performed by the Greenville Symphony Orchestra.
Winston-Salem Symphony Associate Conductor Matthew Troy leads his first full concert with the orchestra in this program from the 2012-2013 Season.
From campus of Davidson College in Davidson, NC comes a performance featuring the Kontras Quartet, quartet-in–residence with the Western Piedmont Symphony. Then a memorial concert honoring renowned pianist and Davidson College faculty member Ruskin Cooper, who passed away unexpectedly in 2012.
The Greensboro Symphony with award-winning violinist Ray Chen plays Max Bruch’s beloved concerto, plus "The Moldau" from Bedrich Smetana's Ma Vlast and a well-known symphony by fellow Bohemian Antonin Dvořák. It's all part of the Greensboro Symphony's 2011-2012 "Season of Winners."
The holiday season brings warm memories and this edition of Carolina Live shares some musical memories from seasons past. Features performances by the Union Symphony, Winston-Salem Symphony and Charlotte's choral group, Renaissance.