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To protect its audiences, musicians, and staff from the spread of COVID-19 and in response to evolving guidance from Governor Roy Cooper and state and federal health officials, the Charlotte Symphony has canceled or rescheduled all concerts through August 2020. >> Learn More

Beethoven's Pastoral

August 7 & 8 | 7:30 pm
August 9 | 3 pm

Sarah Belk Gambrell Center at Queens University 

Evoking his love of living in nature, Beethoven's Pastoral brings life to rolling thunder and the calling of a shepherd's pipes.
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
Calin Ovidiu Lupanuviolin

*BEETHOVEN Romance No. 1 & No. 2
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6, "Pastoral"

007: The Best of James Bond

August 14 & 15 | 7:30 pm
Sarah Belk Gambrell Center at Queens University 

The name's Bond...James Bond. Over two dozen Bond films spanning five decades have produced some of the greatest movie music of our time. The CSO presents the best of Bond, from the iconic Theme Song to the sultry "Nobody Does it Better."
Christopher James Lees, conductor
Chloe Lowery​vocalist

Peter and the Wolf

August 15 | 11 am
Sarah Belk Gambrell Center at Queens University 

Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf is a musical story based on the classic Russian folk tale. It tells of a young boy's adventures with his grandfather and animal friends. This timeless favorite introduces children to the instruments of the orchestra, as they depict different characters in the story.
Christopher James Lees, conductor

Free Community Concert

August 16 | 7 pm
Knight Theater

Join us for a free concert for our community as our way to say thank you for all of the support you've shown us over the past few months!
Christopher James Lees, conductor

Seating is limited. Free registration will open closer to the concert date.

On Tap at Triple C Brewing

August 18 | 7 pm
The Barrel Room at Triple C Brewing

Expanding our popular On Tap series, we're back at Triple C Brewing in South End! Unwind with an evening full of great music, craft brews (cider and wine also available!), and lots of fun.

Christopher James Lees, conductor

Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark

August 21 & 22 | 7:30 pm
Belk Theater

The film that gave the world one of its greatest movie heroes, Indiana Jones, is back and better than ever before! Relive the magic on the silver screen with the original great adventure, Raiders of the Lost Ark, featuring John Williams' epic score performed live by your Charlotte Symphony!
Christopher James Lees, conductor

Our top priority is, and has been, the health and safety of our audience, musicians, guest artists, and staff, and we will continue to follow local, state, and national recommendations with regard to the COVID-19 situation. We're also working closely with Blumenthal Performing Arts and Queens University to ensure a safe environment where everyone feels comfortable and able to enjoy the performances.

*Please note: In order to protect musicians on stage with proper social distancing, the repertoire for this program has changed. Programs and artists are subject to change without notice.