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.
Week of November 18, 2011
This all-French program is performed by the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra with some emerging young classical music talent as soloists.
Week of November 11th, 2011
Two programs from the Greenville Symphony Orchestra's Masterworks and Chamber series make up this edition of the show including Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 2
with Marina Kolomiitseva, William Schuman's Newsreel (In Five Shots)
, Robert Schumann's Symphony No. 1 ("Spring")
, and a suite from Bizet's Carmen
Week of November 4 11, 2011
The Western Piedmont Symphony and conductor John Gordon Ross offer up Rossini, Elgar, and Brahms; plus two recent works featuring cello and quartet.
Week of October 28, 2011Finlandia
are featured in a concert by the Winston-Salem Symphony; plus works by Alban Berg and Chris Brubeck that feature the violin.
Week of October 21, 2011
The Brevard Music Center Orchestra play Mussorgsky and Dvorak, plus an intimate recital by Canadian mezzo-soprano Susan Platts.
Week of October 14, 2011
The early-music and Baroque ensemble Rebel plays music by Vivaldi, Telemann, Corelli, and some less-well known composers in Spartanburg South Carolina.
Week of October 7, 2011
The Vega String Quartet, plus faculty from Brevard Chamber Music - and solo guitar from the Rosario Guitar Festival in Columbia, SC.
Week of September 30, 2011
Works by Beethoven, Rossini, Chopin and Brahms, in a program featuring the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Dmitry Sitkovetsky, and guest soloist Vladimir Feltsman.
Week of September 23, 2011
The Winston-Salem Symphony is joined by mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile, who plays the concerto he wrote for the instrument; and the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra welcomes the eclectic string trio "Time for Three". Plus Bach, Tchaikovsky and Debussy!
Week of September 16, 2011
Mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade joins the Symphony of the Midlands in a concert recorded shortly before her retirement, called "Ah Spring, a Night at the Opera"; plus Yuriy Bekker and the Ensemble of St. Clare play Vivaldi.