- Duke Symphony Orchestra
Free! Darrett Adkins, guest cellist
Wednesday, October 7, at 8:00 p.m.
Baldwin Auditorium, Duke campus
INFO; 919.660.3333; music.duke.edu
Duke Symphony Orchestra presents Darrett Adkins, who is Associate Professor of Cello at Oberlin and a faculty
member at the Juilliard School, in a concert of music including Mozart's Symphony No. 38 in D Major, K. 504,
"Prague"; Sibelius: "Valse Triste," from Kuolema, Op. 44, Tchaikovsky's Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33;
Pezzo Capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 62; and Suite No. 4 in G Major, Op. 64, "Mozartiana."
- Duke University Wind Symphony - Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant, conductor
Thursday, October 8, at 8:00 p.m.
Duke University's Baldwin Auditorium
INFO: 919.660.3333; music.duke.edu
This program includes Scott Lindroth's new work ,"Eternity's Sunrise," and pieces by John Mackey, Steven Bryant,
David Maslanka, and others.
- Carolina Ballet
Two World Premieres: Symphonie fantastique & A Dancerly Response
Thursday, October 8 at 8:00 p.m.;
Friday, October 9 at 8:00 p.m.;
Saturday, October 10, 17 & 24 at 2:00 & 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 11, 18 & 25 at 2:00 p.m.
A.J. Fletcher Theater, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh
INFO: 919.719.0900; CarolinaBallet.com
A world premiere ballet set to Un Bal, the second movement of Hector Berlioz's Symphonie Fantastique.
Artistic Director, Robert Weiss, also presents his work, A Dancerly Response, to J.S. Bach's A Musical
Offering, composed for Frederick II of Prussia.
- The Triangle Brass Band - Tony Granados, conductor
Dreams, Fantasies and Prophecies
Friday, October 9 at 8:00 p.m.
Cary Arts Center
INFO: 919.238.9108; trianglebrass.org
“The stuff that dreams are made of…,” “living in a fantasy world…,” “the gift of prophecy…” are phrases
that paint visions of a better world, or a happier life. And how better to express these visions than
through music? Join the Triangle Brass Band and special guest artist, Mark Norman, tuba (University of
North Carolina School of the Arts), as they present this heart-warming concert, which features the world
premiere of Barbara York’s “Prophecies,” as arranged for tuba solo with brass band.
- North Carolina Symphony
Beethoven & Mozart - Alessio Bax, piano; Grant Llewellyn, conductor
Friday & Saturday, October 9 & 10 at 8:00 p.m.
Raleigh's Meymandi Concert Hall
INFO: 919.733.2750; ncsymphony.org
North Carolina Symphony presents Beethoven's Symphony Number 1 and Mozart's Piano Concerto
Number 24 featuring pianist Alessio Bax.
- Hayes Barton United Methodist Church
Free! Recital: Christopher Jacobson, Duke Chapel Organist
Sunday, October 11 at 3:00 p.m.
Hayes Barton United Methodist Church, Raleigh
Mr. Jacobson came to Duke after serving in Columbia, SC and at the National Cathedral. He will play a
program of classical organ masterworks by Bach, Dupré, Vierne and Sowerby on the 52-rank Buzard
organ, installed in the acoustically favorable sanctuary in 2010. The event is free and open to the public.
- North Carolina Symphony presents
Renée Fleming, soprano – Grant Llewellyn, conductor
Sunday, October 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Meymandi Concert Hall, Raleigh
INFO: 919.733.2750; ncsymphony.org
The Metropolitan Opera soprano performs songs and arias from the operatic repertoire, onstage with
the North Carolina Symphony for the first time ever.
- WCPE and Quail Ridge Books & Music present
Discussion of Puccini’s Madama Butterfly with North Carolina Opera’s Eric Mitchko;
With a Live Performances of Opera Excerpts
Wednesday, October 14 at 7: 00 p.m.
Quail Ridge Books & Music
INFO: 919.828.1588; quailridgebook.com
Call for entries
- The Raleigh Boychoir
October 8, 2015
INFO: 919.881.9259; raleighboychoir.org
Raleigh Boychoir announces it is accepting boys for all choirs, aged 7 to 12 with unchanged voices and young men
through high school age. Boys are chosen based on their love of music and the desire to sing. Auditions will be held
at the RBC Center, 1329 Ridge Road on October 8, 2015. Please contact The Raleigh Boychoir to make an
- City of Raleigh's Arts Commission
Technical Assistance Grant Program
Application Deadline: October 15
The City of Raleigh Arts Commission’s Technical Assistance Grant Program is new this year. The goal of this
program is to provide arts organizations with the tools to build capacity, enabling them ultimately to better carry
out their missions and creative work. The program will make strategic investments in three grant categories, and
Raleigh arts organizations may apply for as many as four Technical Assistance Grants in any combination this year:
- Universal Access – designed to increase the accessibility of the arts through the removal of barriers for
people with disabilities (maximum award $750)
- Professional Development – designed to support nonprofit staff and board member skill development
(maximum award $500)
- Organizational Development – focused on strengthening organizations as a whole (maximum award