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 program of orchestral showstoppers, beginning with a Halloween weekend concert from the 2011-2012 season of the Greenville Symphony Orchestra playing music by Richard Strauss, Liszt, Mussorgsky and more. Then some selections in a similar vein from the Western Piedmont Symphony in Hickory, NC.
A group of world-class soloists from the largest performing arts complex in the world visits the Queen City for an October 2012 performance presented by Charlotte Concerts.
For this "Soundscapes" concert from the South Carolina Philharmonic, an orchestral piece by rock musician Jonny Greenwood of the British band Radiohead, plus a Brahms Double Concerto and music by the Finnish master Jean Sibelius.
Charlotte Concertos presents world-renowned violinist Ray Chen to play the second program of their 2012-2013 season in the Halton Theater at Central Piedmont Community College with sonatas by Mozart and Brahms as well as two crowd-pleasers by Saint-Saëns.
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.