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N.C. Symphony Announces 2015 Rex Healthcare Summerfest Series

Children 12 and Under Admitted Free on the Lawn CARY, NC Feb. 14, 2015 – The North Carolina Symphony’s popular summer outdoor concerts return for another season, as the 2015 Rex Healthcare Summerfest Series brings great music for relaxed listening to Cary’s Booth Amphitheatre May 23 through July 9. This […]


North Carolina Symphony to Perform Romeo and Juliet in Raleigh Feb. 14-15

RALEIGH, NC Feb. 10, 2014 – With Romeo and Juliet as the theme, the North Carolina Symphony, led by Music Director Grant Llewellyn, will perform some of the most romantic pieces ever written Friday, Feb. 14 and Saturday, Feb. 15, at 8 p.m., in Meymandi Concert Hall in downtown Raleigh. […]


North Carolina Symphony Presents Carnival of the Animals Jan. 4

NCS Kids Young People’s Concert Features Triangle Youth Ballet, Jeremy Thompson, Clara Yang, Heather Patterson King RALEIGH, NC January 2, 2013 – The North Carolina Symphony, led by Resident Conductor William Henry Curry, and featuring the Triangle Youth Ballet will enchant young audiences with Camille Saint-Saëns’ Carnival of the Animals on Saturday, […]


North Carolina Symphony Plus Cirque de la Symphonie Dec. 20-21 = Holiday Magic!

RALEIGH, NC December 13, 2013 – The North Carolina Symphony, known for continually soaring to musical heights, will host some high-flying acrobatic wizardry as it performs “Holiday Magic” with Cirque de la Symphonie, Friday, Dec. 20 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 21, at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. in […]


History, Arts, Music from Cultural Resources Add Bright Shine to the Holiday Season

RALEIGH, NC November 26, 2013 – The North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources offers a bounty of holiday celebrations this season. Families will find festive fun to fit any budget at art and history museums, historic sites and from the North Carolina Symphony. Events free unless fee is indicated. Please […]


North Carolina Symphony to Perform Ravel’s Rhapsodie espagnole Friday, Oct. 4, and Saturday, Oct. 5, in Meymandi Concert Hall

RALEIGH, NC September 30, 2013 — The North Carolina Symphony, led by Music Director Grant Llewellyn, will perform Maurice Ravel’s magnificent Rhapsodie espagnole Friday, Oct. 4, and Saturday, Oct. 5, at 8 p.m. in Meymandi Concert Hall in downtown Raleigh.  The program also features Dukas’ “Fanfare and Poème Dansé from […]


David Albert Joins North Carolina Symphony as Director of Education

RALEIGH, NC August 5, 2013 – David Albert joins the North Carolina Symphony today as Director of Education.  “I am delighted to welcome Dave to the staff of North Carolina Symphony,” said Symphony President and CEO Sandi Macdonald.  “His experience as a musician and music educator make him uniquely qualified […]


North Carolina Symphony Continues 80th Anniversary Season Feb. 21-23 With “Freedom” Concerts in Fayetteville and Raleigh

RALEIGH, NC Feb. 14, 2013 – Resident Conductor William Henry Curry will lead the North Carolina Symphony in a 2012-2013 classical season orchestra highlight of “Freedom,” in concerts Feb. 21 in Fayetteville and Feb. 22-23 in Raleigh. The concerts, which feature narration by David Hartman, and artist James Westwater’s photo choreography […]


North Carolina Symphony Continues 80th Anniversary Season With Performances in Raleigh and Chapel Hill, Feb. 7-9, 2013

RALEIGH, NC — Music Director Grant Llewellyn will lead the North Carolina Symphony in a 2012-2013 classical season orchestra highlight of Sibelius’ Symphony No. 2, along with works by Benjamin Britten and Robert Ward, at performances in Chapel Hill and Raleigh, Feb. 7-9, 2013. The performances will take place on Thursday, […]