It could have been a success. Or a catastrophe. I could have left with white knuckles. Or crippling ennui. This is the way with any performance I attend. Of course, I hope every show will be perfect. For the artists’ sake as much as my own. But dance concerts are a real crap-shoot. Last weekend,… Read More ›
Did you ever ask a kid what they wanted to be when they grew up? You probably got one or two answers. A young Alan Cumming must have had about a dozen. You likely know him from one of two places: CBS’s The Good Wife or the 1998 Broadway revival of the musical sensation Cabaret…. Read More ›
The hotly anticipated rock event of the year returns, as Brit Floyd brings the music of Pink Floyd to life once again with its lavish new stage show, ‘Immersion World Tour 2017’.
The Raleigh Ringers handbell ensemble returns to Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh this December for three holiday concerts. Performed with expert musicianship and a unique sense of levity, the mixture of traditional and contemporary holiday tunes are appropriate for concert goers of all ages. The group also performs a selection of original pieces and even… Read More ›
Entering its 40th year, The ArtsCenter in Carrboro will offer a concert series for the first half of 2014 dazzling in its scope and ambition, according to Executive Director Art Menius. The ArtsCenter, which was producing less than thirty concerts annually as recently as 2012, will present at least 42 concerts during the first six… Read More ›
Two True Voices of Legendary Rock Unite. REO SPEEDWAGON & PAT BENATAR
Though we cannot count on Keith Richards, Justin Timberlake, or Citizen Cope making an appearance this weekend, we can be excited for a fun upbeat soul performance by Sheryl Crow this Sunday August 15th 2010 at the Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary
Award-winning musicians Patty Griffin & Buddy Miller perform at a concert at the North Carolina Museum of Art on Wednesday, June 2. The show begins at 8 p.m. and is presented in collaboration with PineCone-Piedmont Council of Traditional Music.
Good company and great music are on tap this Sunday, May 2, when the North Carolina Symphony hosts a free pub concert at Humble Pie in downtown Raleigh. Diners can enjoy an intimate and lively concert event as five talented Symphony musicians perform select works by Mozart and Brett William Dietz. Dinner service for the… Read More ›
Lending her vocal talents to this challenging concert slate is Heather Patterson-King, a 20-year veteran of musical theater who has performed such contrasting roles as Eliza in My Fair Lady and Lady Macbeth.
Mozart’s final three symphonies make up this wonderful program: No. 39, No. 40 and No. 41, “Jupiter.” Says Llewellyn, “Mozart wrote all three of these works inside of six weeks for no apparent reason.
Brothers Ronnie and Rob McCoury, the sons of bluegrass legend Del McCoury, continue their father’s work-a lifelong dedication to the power of bluegrass music to bring joy into people’s lives. With fiddler Jason Carter and bassist Alan Bartram, the Travelin’ McCourys extend the roots of bluegrass music into the new century.