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.
A choral cornucopia and an assortment of Baroque gems recorded earlier this year in NC's Triad. First up, the Grammy-nominated Miami-based choral ensemble Seraphic Fire, and their March, 2012 visit to Winston-Salem for a program of choral highlights. And then to Greensboro for the a Greensboro Symphony Orchestra concert featuring some of the best of the Baroque.
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.