I'm frequently asked what kinds of music I enjoy when not at work. I always find this a hard question to answer, not because I don't like to listen to ... More »
Meet the Challenge
The Symphony is honored and grateful that the NC General Assembly believes so fully in the orchestra’s mission and work to have issued this challenge for the sixth year in a row. We have surpassed this goal each year with deep appreciation to the thousands of North Carolinians who have made a personal commitment to this orchestra with their ticket purchases and contributions.
You can help!
We can meet the $8 million challenge grant goal with your help. Here’s how:
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Fifth-grade music students from Rock Ridge Elementary, and band students from Hunt High School in Wilson, N.C., sang and choreographed an "All About That Bass" video to celebrate the upcoming ... More »
Our friend and colleague Jess Isaiah Levin passed away suddenly on February 16, 2015. A member of the North Carolina Symphony since 1974, he held the J. Felix Arnold First ... More »
One of the greatest attributes of the classical canon of music is its familiarity. The music has staying power. It has become the soundtrack for our lives. Imagine a graduation ... More »
I am writing from western North Carolina, where the North Carolina Symphony is in Boone as part of a residency partnership with the Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State ... More »
The Britten: Cello Symphony and Sonata CD, recorded by soloist Zuill Bailey and the North Carolina Symphony under the baton of Music Director Grant Llewellyn, debuted this week on the ... More »