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The North Carolina Symphony’s 2011/12 season promises the same masterful programming and compelling guest artists that concertgoers have come to expect of the state’s premier performing arts organization.

North Carolina Symphony Provides Inside Look at Commissioning New Music

THIS WEEKEND at SPARKcon: The North Carolina Symphony takes part in SPARKcon this weekend in downtown Raleigh with a free panel discussion on commissioning and creating new music. Led by Vice President for Artistic Operations and General Manager Scott Freck, the panel features celebrated composer Gareth Glyn, percussionist and founder of New Music Raleigh Shawn… Read More ›

North Carolina Symphony Presents World Premiere, Honors New Bern’s 300th Anniversary, Sept. 17-19

The North Carolina Symphony presents the world premiere of a new work by celebrated Welsh composer Gareth Glyn during the 2010-11 season’s opening concert, “Ceremonial Splendor.” Along the way, Music Director Grant Llewellyn takes audiences in New Bern, Wilmington and Chapel Hill on a triumphant symphonic journey from Handel to Tchaikovsky. The concert debuts outdoors… Read More ›

North Carolina Symphony Transforms Booth Amphitheatre into Emerald City Adventure | July 10

Families, friends and music and movie lovers can journey over the rainbow, Saturday, July 10. The North Carolina Symphony and guest conductor Constantine Kitsopoulos perform the timeless soundtrack of The Wizard of Oz live while the movie runs on Koka Booth Amphitheatre’s big screen. But the performance and film only complete an enchanting evening of… Read More ›

Constantine Kitsopoulos

North Carolina Symphony Takes You Over the Rainbow | July 10

Enjoy The Wizard of Oz on the big screen while the orchestra under the baton of guest conductor Constantine Kitsopoulous performs the timeless soundtrack live on stage