Conservative Precision at the North Carolina Symphony

Grant Llewellyn, Music Director of the North Carolina Symphony

The North Carolina Symphony played for an appreciative nearly full house Saturday night at Meymandi Music Hall in Raleigh. The program featuring Ludwig Van Beethoven‘s Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67 opened with a zippy allegro by Edward Elgar, followed by Concerto No.25 in C Major for Piano and Orchestra, K.503 by Wolfgang Amadeus… Continue reading Conservative Precision at the North Carolina Symphony

Greensboro Symphony Masterworks 2012-2013

September 27/29 2012 – Dima’s Birthday at the Viennese Ball! Strauss Overture to “Fledermaus” Brahms Violin Concerto   Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin, Nathaniel Beversluis, conductor Brahms Hungarian Dances No. 1 & 5 Strauss Jr. “Eljen a Magyar!” Polka, “Ohne Sorgen” Polka, Blue Danube Valse Strauss Sr. Radetzky March   November 8/10 2012 – Romantic Soul-mates Dvorak Slavonic… Continue reading Greensboro Symphony Masterworks 2012-2013

Triangle Youth Brass Band prepares for final concert of 11th season

After a late night, early morning, hours on the bus, and a day of rehearsals and sound checks, the 2011 the Triangle Youth Brass Band (TYBB) players had their first performance of the weekend in Kettering, Ohio.  Next stop: Ohio State University. Earlier this month, this highly acclaimed band played to standing ovations alongside some… Continue reading Triangle Youth Brass Band prepares for final concert of 11th season