2013 Fall Arts Preview: Classical music event listings

From staff reportsAugust 24, 2013 

Kayhan Kalhor will perform Nov. 21, 2013, at the Nasher Museum Auditorium in Durham.

COURTESY OF TODD ROSENBERG — Courtesy of Todd Rosenberg Photography

Arts & Health at Duke

919-684-6124; handatduke.org

•  Duke Medicine Orchestra fall concert, Nov. 24, Baldwin Auditorium, Duke University East Campus, Durham.

Baroque & Beyond

919-942-7818; baroqueandbeyond.org

•  Vanish ev’ry torment, Oct. 13, Chapel of the Cross, 304 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill.

Cantari Voices Ensemble

919-451-3515; voiceschapelhill.org

•  Sing Joyfully!, Nov. 2, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 300 E. Rosemary St., Chapel Hill.

Cary Community Choir

919-362-8798; carycommunitychoir.org

•  Messiah, Dec. 8, Kirk of Kildaire Presbyterian, 200 High Meadow Drive, Cary.

Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle

919-360-3382; thecot.org

Performances are at the Carolina Theatre of Durham, 309 W. Morgan St.

•  Three From One – E. Satie “2 Gymnopedies,” F.J. Haydn “Sinfonia Concertante,” and J.H. Vorisek “Symphony in D”, Oct. 13.

• Bulls to Ballrooms – J. Turina, “Oracion Del Torero,” A. Webern, “funf Satze, OP. 5,” P.I. Tchaikovsky, “Seranade for Strings,” Nov. 17.

Chapel Hill Philharmonia

919-493-5491; chapelhillphilharmonia.org

Performances are in various venues on UNC-Chapel Hill campus.

• A children’s concert, Oct. 20, Kenan Rehearsal Hall.

• Fall concert, Dec. 8, Hill Hall.

Choral Society of Durham

919-560-2733; choral-society.org

•  Christmas concert, Sept. 14, Duke Chapel, Chapel Drive, Durham.

•  Michael Tippett’s A Child of Our Time plus African-American Christmas spirituals, Dec. 14.

Church of the Nativity

919-846-8338; nativityonline.org

Performances are at the church, 8849 Ray Road, Raleigh.

•  Art songs and opera with Karine Eva and Calvin Marshall, Oct. 6.

•  Quartet for the end of time, Nov. 3.

Concert Singers of Cary

919-249-6421; concertsingers.org

World music with Matt Alber, Nov. 23, Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave..

•  World Music 3.0 with Grammy Winner Matt Alber, Nov. 23, Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave.

Duke Chapel

919-684-3898; chapel.duke.edu/worship/music/choirs

•  Messiah performed by Duke Chapel Choir, Dec. 6, Duke Chapel, Chapel Drive, Durham.

Duke Performances

919-660-3356; dukeperformances.org

•  Ciompi Concert No. 1 featuring The Kruger Brothers, Sept. 21, Baldwin Auditorium, 1336 Campus Drive, Durham.

•  Yuja Wang, Piano, Oct. 24, Baldwin Auditorium.

•  yMusic, Nov. 5, Casbah Durham, 1007 W. Main St.

•  Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Nov. 12, Duke Chapel, 401 Chapel Drive.

•  Kayhan Kalhor, Nov. 21, Nasher Museum Auditorium, 2001 Campus Drive.

•  Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, Nov. 24, Page Auditorium, 402 Chapel Drive.

•  Emerson String Quartet, Dec. 7, Baldwin Auditorium.

Duke University Department of Music

919-660-3333; music.duke.edu

•  Duke Symphony Orchestra Pops concert, Sept. 1, East Campus Main Quad, Duke University, Durham.

•  Duke New Music Ensemble, Nov. 10, Baldwin Auditorium, 1336 Campus Drive.

Durham Symphony

919-491-6576; durhamsymphony.org

• Family concert, Oct. 26, Riverside High School, 3218 Rose of Sharon Road.

• Holiday pops, Dec. 6, Durham Armory, 220 Foster St.

Edenton Street Live Fine Arts Series

919-838-7535; esumc.org/music

•  Brass and organ concert, Sept. 6, Edenton Street United Methodist Church, 228 W. Edenton St., Raleigh.

Friends of the Page-Walker Hotel

919-460-4963; friendsofpagewalker.org

•  Pops in the Intimate Afternoon with Erik Dyke, Nov. 24, Page-Walker Hotel, 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary.

Holly Springs High School Chorus

919-577-1444; hollyspringshigh.org

• Winter concert, Dec. 19, Holly Springs High School, 5329 Cass Holt Road.

Mallarme Chamber Players

919-560-2788; mallarmemusic.org

•  Weill and Wilder Songbook, Sept. 15, Front Room at the Cookery, 1101 W. Chapel Hill St., Durham.

•  Family concert, Pinocchio, Oct. 5, Kirby Horton Hall, Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St., Durham.

•  String Jam, Oct. 12, Casbah, 1007 W. Main St., Durham.

Meredith College

919-760-8536; meredith.edu/music/events.htm

•  Mikado by Gilbert & Sullivan, Aug. 22, Meredith College, 3800 Hillsborough St.

All performances are at venues on Meredith College’s campus on Hillsborough Street in Raleigh.

Fall Sinfonietta concert, Oct. 17, Jones Auditorium.

•  Keyboard Day, Nov. 9, Carswell Concert Hall.

• Winterfest holiday concert, Dec. 8, Jones Auditorium.

N.C. Master Chorale

919-856-9700; ncmasterchorale.org

•  Michael Tippett’s A Child of Our Time, Oct. 27, Meymandi Hall, 2 E. South St., Raleigh.

N.C. Symphony

919-733-2750; ncsymphony.org

•  Soundbites at the Pub, Sept. 23, Bu-ku, 110 E. Davie St., Raleigh.

•  Classical Series Premiere: Beethoven’s 9th, Sept. 19-21, Meymandi Hall, 2 E. South St., Raleigh; and Sept. 22 •  NC Symphony Classical Series Premiere: Beethoven’s 9th, Oct. 22, Memorial Hall, 208 E. Cameron Ave., Chapel Hill.

• Bela Fleck, special concert, Sept. 24, Meymandi Hall.

• Duke Ellington Orchestra with N.C. Symphony, Sept. 27-28, Meymandi Hall.

• Ravel’s Rhapsodie Espagnole with pianist Joyce Yang, Oct. 4-5, Meymandi Hall.

• The Music of John Williams with Brian Reagin, violin, Oct. 11, Meymandi Hall.

• Mozart & Beethoven with Jeffrey Kahane, conductor and pianist, Oct. 24, Memorial Hall and Oct. 25-26, Meymandi Hall.

• Brahms Piano concerto No. 1 with pianist Olli Mustonen, Nov. 8-9 and 15, Meymandi Hall, and Nov. 17, Memorial Hall.

• Soundbites at the Pub, Nov. 18, Humble Pie, 317 S. Harrington St.,Raleigh.

• Orchestral Showcase featuring cellist Bonnie Thron, violinist Dovid Friedlander, obeist Melanie Wilsden and bassoonist John Pederson, Nov. 22-23, Meymandi Hall.

• Bach’s Christmas Oratorio, Dec. 6-7, Meymandi Hall.

• Holiday Magic: Cirque de la Symphonie, Dec. 20-21, Meymandi Hall.

Oakwood Waits

919-828-0897; oakwoodwaits.com

•  Benefit concert, Dec. 8, Pullen Memorial Baptist Church, 1801 Hillsborough St., Raleigh

Performance Edge, Inc.

919-420-0365; performanceedge.net

•  N.C. Honors Chorus workshop, Sept. 22, Highland United Methodist Church, 1901 Ridge Road, Raleigh.

Philharmonic Association

919-645-8434; philharmonic-association.org

•  Triangle Youth String Orchestra, Nov. 17, Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave.,Cary.

•  Triangle Youth Philharmonic, Nov. 24, Meymandi Hall, 2 E. South St., Raleigh.

•  Triangle Youth Orchestra and Symphony, Nov. 26, Meymandi Hall.

Raleigh Area Flute Association

919-781-3225; RaleighFlutes.org

•  Flute Duo concert, Sept. 29, Carswell Hall, Meredith College, 3800 Hillsborough St., Raleigh.

•  Christina Jennings in concert, Nov. 16, Highland United Methodist Church, 1901 Ridge Road, Raleigh.

Raleigh Boychoir

919-881-9259; raleighboychoir.org

• Fall concert, Oct. 20, Hayes Barton Methodist Church, 2209 Fairview Road, Raleigh.

Raleigh Children’s Orchestra

919-420-2329; MannMusicStudios.com

•  Concert, Nov. 21, Sertoma Arts Center, 1400 W. Millbrook Road, Raleigh.

Raleigh Civic Symphony

919-426-9580; raleighcivicsymphony.org

•  Raleigh Civic Chamber Orchestra, Oct. 20, Titmus Theatre at NCSU.

•  Raleigh Civic Symphony, Nov. 17, Meymandi Hall, 2 E. South St.

Raleigh Concert Band

919-846-1944; thercb.org

•  Symphonic Dances, Nov. 9, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh, 3313 Wade Ave.

Raleigh Flute Choir

919-781-3225; RaleighFlutes.org/RFC

•  Concert, Oct. 20, Meredith College, 3800 Hillsborough St., Raleigh.

Holiday concert, Dec. 15, N.C. Museum of Art, 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh.

Raleigh Ringers

919-847-7574; rr.org

•  Holiday concert, Dec. 15-16, Meymandi Hall, 2 E. South St.

Raleigh Symphony Orchestra

919-546-9755; raleighsymphony.org

• Canadian Soundscapes, Sept. 29, Page-Walker Arts and History Center, 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary.

• Music of the Americas, Nov. 3, Page-Walker Arts and History Center.

• The Brightest Light, Dec. 1, Halle Cultural Arts Center, 237 N. Salem St.,Apex.

• Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree with Scarlet, Dec. 7, Jones Auditorium, Meredith College, Raleigh.

Smedes Parlor Concert Series

919-424-4045; sms.edu

•  Einstein: Speaking of Mozart: Jacqui Carrasco, Eric Pritchard, violins; Scott Rawls, Jonathan Bagg, viola; Fred Raimi, cello; Barbara McKenzie, piano, Oct. 1, St. Mary’s School, 900 Hillsborough St., Raleigh.

•  TBA, Nov. 5, St. Mary’s School, 900 Hillsborough St.

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary

919-761-2343; sebts.edu

•  Raleigh-Durham Sacred Chorale Concert, Oct. 22, Wake Forest Baptist Church, 118 E. South Ave., Wake Forest.

Triangle Jewish Chorale

919-354-4936; trianglejewishchorale.org

•  Triangle Jewish Chorale Concert: The Adaptable Psalm, Dec. 15, Levin Jewish Community Center, 1937 W. Cornwallis Road, Durham.

Triangle Opera Studios

910-318-4205; triangleoperastudios.org

Save Our Steinways benefit, Sept. 22, Durham School of the Arts, Weaver Street Auditorium.

Triangle Wind Ensemble

919-462-2055; trianglewind.org

•  Fall Concert: Shout for Joy: Symphonic Masterworks for Winds, Nov. 15, Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave.

•  Holiday concert with Durham Children’s Choir, Dec. 15, N.C. School of Science and Mathematics, 1219 Broad St., Durham.

UNC Music Department

919-962-1039; music.unc.edu

•  Carolina Symposia in Music and Culture: Kate van Orden, Sept. 6, Person Recital Hall , 181 E. Cameron Ave.

•  Carolina Wind Quintet: Works of Klughardt, Reicha, and Nielsen, Sept. 17, Gerrard Hall, 160 E. Cameron Ave.

•  “Music of Tartini, Bach, Enescu, and J. Curtis” with Jennifer Curtis, violin; Brent Wissick, cello; Michelle Farah, oboe; Clara Yang, piano, Sept. 28, Hill Hall Auditorium, 145 E. Cameron Ave.

•  UNC Symphony Orchestra: “Svoboda: Overture of the Season, Dvorak: Czech Suite, and Mussorgsky-Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition,” Michael Griffith, guest conductor, Oct. 10, Memorial Hall, 208 E. Cameron Ave.

Virginia Tull Music and Arts Series

919-556-5141; virginiatull.org

Performances are at Wake Forest Baptist Church, 107 E. South Ave., Wake Forest.

•  Raleigh Durham Sacred Chorale, Oct. 22.

Appalachian Winter, Dec. 8.

•  Triangle Brass Christmas concert, Dec. 14.

Vocal Arts Ensemble of Durham

919-660-3302; vocalartsensemble.org/

•  Choral Music for Christmas, Dec. 20, Duke Chapel, Chapel Drive, Durham.


919-451-3515; voiceschapelhill.org

•  Sounds of Christmas, Dec. 13, Memorial Hall, 208 E. Cameron Ave., Chapel Hill.

•  Sounds of Christmas, Dec. 14, Hill Hall Auditorium, 145 E. Cameron Ave., Chapel Hill.

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