New Charlotte Symphony season celebrates Beethoven’s 250th, jazz, soul and movies Feb 16, 2020

By Lawrence Toppman
The Charlotte Observer

Ludwig van Beethoven's 250th birthday falls in December 2020, a boon to orchestras across the globe: They have packed the season leading [..] Read More

CSO Presents Valentine's-Themed Concert Featuring Concert Pianist Gabriela Martinez Feb 14, 2020

By Cecilia Whalen

The Charlotte Symphony presented a Valentine's-themed concert at the Knight Theater on Feb. 14, offering a four-piece program featuring works by [..] Read More

Cherokee Nation Claims Territory Next to APPALACHIAN SPRING Feb 1, 2020

by Perry Tannenbaum
Broadway World Review

When you think of an All-American concert at Belk Theater performed by the Charlotte Symphony, composers like Samuel Barber or Aaron [..] Read More

Cherokee Chamber Singers bring their message to Charlotte: ‘We’re still here’ Jan 21, 2020

By Lawrence Toppman
The Charlotte Observer

If you visit Cherokee, N.C., you can see Indians as museum exhibits, denizens of a reconstructed village, perhaps croupiers in a casino [..] Read More

From ‘Drag Race’ to symphony stage: Thorgy bridges classical and LGBTQ culture Jan 16, 2020

By Courtney Devores
The Charlotte Observer

She may not have come in first as a competitor on Season 8 of "RuPaul's Drag Race," or on Season 3 of "RuPaul's Drag Race: All Stars," but [..] Read More

Annual MLK concert blends jazz, classical and folk styles to celebrate a legacy Jan 14, 2020

By Page Leggett
The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte's annual "Bridging Musical Worlds" concert started in 2009 to honor Martin Luther King Jr. and to bring together diverse musical [..] Read More

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra makes us consider Beethoven’s genius anew Jan 11, 2020

By Lawrence Toppman
The Charlotte Observer

BBC Music Magazine just gave a five-star review to Conrad Tao's "American Rage" album, praising performances of 20th-century pieces that [..] Read More

Thor: Dragnarok Jan 10, 2020

By Gregg Shapiro

Anyone who has been watching "RuPaul's Drag Race" from the beginning knows that many of the queens' talents extend beyond just being able to lip-synch for [..] Read More

Conrad Tao Debuts as Warren-Green Returns to Charlotte with Rousing Beethoven Celebration to Launch Ludwig's 250th Birthday Year Jan 10, 2020

By Perry Tannenbaum

Celebrations of Ludwig van Beethoven don't really need to lean on a convenient excuse. Just before celebrations broke out worldwide on January 1, 2020, [..] Read More

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