Unfortunately I never had the opportunity to meet Eric Metcalf—a young man of exceptional promise whose life was cut short by a tragic rock climbing accident in July 2012. As ... More »
The North Carolina Symphony and WUNC 91.5FM have once again partnered to present great music for a summer evening all season long. Starting Monday, June 4, and continuing through August 27, favorite Symphony performances from the past concert season will be broadcast on Monday night, 10:00 p.m. to midnight.
Legendary broadcaster David Hartman hosts an exhilarating program of music recorded live in Raleigh’s Meymandi Concert Hall. Every Monday night, WUNC listeners will have special access to content not available to concertgoers, including interviews with musicians and soloists and insights into some of the finest compositions ever written.
The program will stream online at WUNC.org during the week following the Monday night broadcast, for a limited time only!
On Thursday, the North Carolina Symphony launched an exciting new education initiative specifically designed for pre-schoolers. North Carolina Symphony Music Discovery is funded by PNC as part of its nationwide ... More »
I almost overlooked the email the first time around – “You’re Invited to a Party” – that didn’t sound like something I would normally get. (Okay, so my social life ... More »
In February at concerts in Fayetteville and Raleigh, we featured music written during or about the Civil War including When Johnny Comes Marching Home, The Wound-Dresser, Copland’s Lincoln Portrait and ... More »
Resident Conductor William Henry Curry spoke on Sunday, February 10, at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh about the Symphony’s upcoming Explorations : Freedom concerts and programs that take ... More »