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 Peace Center Concert Hall in Greenville was the ideal setting for this concert from October of 2014. It features music of consolation and inspiration by Brahms, Ralph Vaughan Williams and Gustav Mahler, as well as a recent work by a hometown favorite.
This Easter season edition of the program features Bach’s first and less-frequently performed setting of the Passion of Christ. Though there is controversy in some quarters regarding the text, there’s no disagreement about the power of the music.
During the 2014-2015 concert season the Western Piedmont Symphony in Hickory holds an ongoing “Battle of the Bows” to determine its next resident string quartet. First up in the competition is the Tetra Quartet performing in a Chamber Classics Concert from September of 2014.
Featuring the symphony’s 2nd Masterworks concert of the 2012-2013 season.
Carolina Live sees “green” on this edition, with concerts from the Greenville Symphony and the Greensboro Symphony.
Since 1930 Charlotte Concerts has been bringing world-class classical performers to the Queen City. This edition of the program features two recent concerts from September and October of 2013.