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North Carolina Symphony to Perform Rodgers and Hammerstein Celebration

Thursday, January 14, 2016

The North Carolina Symphony, led by conductor Albert-George Schram will perform an evening filled with some of the greatest music from the legendary team of Rodgers and Hammerstein on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, at 8 p.m., and Saturday, Jan. 23, at 3 p.m. and again at 8 p.m., in Meymandi Concert Hall in downtown Raleigh.

North Carolina Symphony to Perform Beethoven’s ‘Emperor’ Concerto

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

The North Carolina Symphony, led by conductor Marcelo Lehninger, will perform Beethoven’s “Emperor” Concerto Thursday, Jan. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 15-16, at 8 p.m., in Meymandi Concert Hall in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh.

Tyrone Jefferson and A Sign of the Times

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Award-winning musician and bandleader Tyrone Jefferson has an impressive résumé. He served several stints as music director for entertainer James Brown between 1979 and 2006, and he has recorded with such artists as LL Cool J, Public Enemy and Pee Wee Ellis. 

August Programs at the N.C. Museum of History

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Special guests ranging from Earl Owensby, a Tar Heel film legend, to Tyrone Jefferson, who served several stints as music director for entertainer James Brown, will present August programs at the N

Celebrate July 4 with Family Fun at State Historic Sites and Museums

Monday, June 29, 2015

There's no better way to celebrate the quintessential American holiday, July 4, than at a state historic site or museum. The state observance is July 3, so most state historic sites and museums will be open July 4, as well as some July 3. This July 4 also kicks off "It's Revolutionary!," a two year long celebration of the birth of the nation. The 240th anniversary tribute focuses on North Carolina's significant role at colonial historic sites and will be observed July 4, 2015, through July 4, 2017.

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