Carolina Live travels the region and features classical musicians from our area as well as those of international renown who visit our performance halls. Lauren Rico hosts the series.
Note: Carolina Live is looking for professional-quality vocal or instrumental recordings made in concert in the Carolinas in the past couple of years. Mail them to: Box 8990, Davidson, NC 28035-8990, attn. Carolina Live. For more info, call 877.333.8990.
Two 2013 Masterworks concerts from the Greenville Symphony Orchestra make up this edition of the program, with the ensemble under the direction of the esteemed maestro Edvard Tchivzhel.
The Palmetto State’s orchestra takes on a monumental symphony by Gustav Mahler filled with the composer’s characteristic angst and spirituality.
This concert from the Charlotte Symphony’s 2012-2013 Classics Series showcases two composers from conductor Christopher Warren-Green’s native England, Vaughn Williams and William Walton.
This concert from May of 2012 by the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra begins with a brief program of music for a combination rarely heard in concerts. Then the Choral Society of Greensboro and soloists join the orchestra and conductor Dmitri Sitkovetsky for a complete performance of Beethoven’s crowning achievement.
This innovative concert from the Western Piedmont Symphony in Hickory brings together "celestial" music from opposite ends of the 20th century: Holst's visionary suite The Planets and the suite from John Williams' score for the iconic blockbuster film Star Wars.
These concerts from the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra’s 2012-2013 season feature two youthful works by Mozart: one of his five violin concertos (from Classics 2) plus a work often referred to as his “Great” Mass in c minor (from Classics 4).