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Title I Students To Perform Onstage With Charlotte Symphony And Charlotte Ballet In Rite of Spring Reinvented Feb 22, 2018

Nearly 60 students from Title I Charlotte-area schools will bring to life a fresh interpretation of Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring accompanied by Charlotte Ballet dancers and the Charlotte [..] Read More


Beatboxing flutist and boundary-pushing chamber trio bring 'Altsounds' to symphony Feb 14, 2018

When Greg Pattillo and bandmates Eric Stephenson and Peter Seymour were hanging out as students at the Cleveland School of Music, they didn't figure they'd be making music together someday in [..] Read More


WDAV's Piedmont Arts Podcast Features Music Director Christopher Warren-Green Feb 6, 2018

WDAV's Frank Dominguez features Music Director Christopher Warren-Green on the Charlotte Symphony's 2018-19 season on its latest [..] Read More


Get your first look at the next season at Charlotte Symphony Feb 5, 2018

Orchestras in cities our size often coax lazy-eared concertgoers gently into the 20thcentury let alone the 21st like drivers nudging reluctant donkeys along a perilous [..] Read More


Symphony, Queens Partner in Alzheimer's Study Feb 1, 2018

The bouncing allegro of Beethoven's "Symphony No. 9" is a common accompaniment to elevator rides and film screenings. In senior-living communities across the country and in Charlotte, researchers [..] Read More


‘Whoops and hollers’ at the Charlotte Symphony? Yes. And a ‘Hoedown.' Jan 29, 2018

The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra's artist-in-residence sleeps four hours a night. [..] Read More


Double connections with culture (and it’s free!) Jan 17, 2018

Connect with Culture Day makes pairs you wouldn't expect.

The Arts & Science Council's annual free event Jan. 26-27 has doubled the number of sites and expanded its lineup. < [..] Read More


MLK tribute builds music bridges with A Sign of the Times, symphony Jan 11, 2018

Martin Luther King Jr. was more than a minister and a dreamer.

"Bridging Musical Worlds" pays tribute to his love of jazz in the 10th annual concert, which takes place Jan. 14 at [..] Read More


Music of Harry Potter Coming to Cole Jan 10, 2018

HAMLET -- All aboard the Hogwarts Express for a musical adventure.

The Charlotte Symphony will perform "The Musical World of Harry Potter" Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Cole Auditorium.
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Charlotte Symphony Teams with Punk Violinist Jan 3, 2018

Even in Charlotte, the would-be crown of the New South, you occasionally hear the grumblings backstage -- or in the boardrooms of our leading performing arts companies: "Our audiences are graying."< [..] Read More


Top 10 things you MUST do in January Jan 3, 2018

Hear the works of Mozart and Haydn with a craft beer in your hand at NoDa Brewing's popular On Tap concert series, featuring the Charlotte Symphony. Assistant Conductor Christopher James Lees will [..] Read More


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