WCPE Classical Calendar


 






WHAT TO SEE...



High Note:

Ciompi Presents: “The Art of Fugue” with Eric Pritchard

Violinist Jennifer Curtis, violist, Martha Perry, and cellist Stephanie Vial, artists renowned for their work in baroque performance practice, will join Eric Pritchard (violin) to conclude his three- year survey of the last, great contrapuntal works by J. S. Bach. INFO: Ciompi.org.

Ciompi Presents - The Art of Fugue with Eric Pritchard

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WCPE Classical Calendar: updated 07/20/14

  • Ciompi Presents (summer series)
    "The Art of Fugue" with Eric Pritchard

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
    Kirby Horton Hall, Sarah P. Duke Gardens, Durham
    INFO: ciompi.org
    Violinist Jennifer Curtis, violist, Martha Perry, and cellist Stephanie Vial, artists renowned for their work in baroque performance practice, will join Eric Pritchard (violin) to conclude his three- year survey of the last, great contrapuntal works by J. S. Bach.


  • North Carolina Baroque Orchestra
    Free Concert

    Friday, August 1, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
    The Church of the Good, Shepherd in Rocky Mount
    INFO: 252.442.1134, ext. 224
    Using period instruments and under the direction of San Francisco-based early music specialist Frances Blaker, this orchestra will perform a program that will include Bach's Double Violin Concerto, a Concerto Grosso by Handel, and vocal arias featuring the wonderful soprano soloist, Margaret Carpenter. All are invited to this free concert and the reception afterwards in the parish hall. Childcare will be provided. For more information, please contact Lawrence Goering at 252-442-1134, ext. 224 or lgoering@goodshepherdrmt.org


CALL FOR ENTRIES

  • Wilmington Symphony Orchestra
    New Member Auditions

    Tuesday, August 19
    INFO: email orchestramgr@wilmingtonsymphony.org; Website
    Seeking Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass, Percussion, and Harp players.


  • Wilmington Symphony Youth Orchestra, Junior Strings
    New & Returning Member Auditions

    Thursday evenings: August 28 & September
    INFO: http://wsoyouth.blogspot.com


  • HOSPICE OF WAKE COUNTY
    Volunteer Musical Performers

    INFO: 919-828-0890; www.hospiceofwake.org/vol
    Hospice of Wake County is seeking Musical Presence volunteers to serve patients in the Wake Forest and Franklin County areas. HOWC is a non-profit, end-of-life organization that is “more than just hospice,” and serves areas beyond “Wake County.” On an average day, they currently serve more than 350 hospice patients and their service area covers Franklin, Wake, Durham, Harnett, and Johnston counties.


 

 Previous Week's Classical Calendar:

  • Voices Summer Chorus, led by conductor Dr. Sue T. Klausmeyer
    American Songs, Poems & Spirituals

    Friday, July 18, at 7:30 pm
    University United Methodist Church, E. Franklin St, Chapel Hill
    INFO: voiceschapelhill.org
    This performance is a celebration of American choral music including sentimental favorites from Samuel Barber, Aaron Copland and Randall Thompson, along with songs from hit musicals (George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein and Irving Berlin), new works by today’s brightest composers and “blow the roof off” arrangements by masters of the American spiritual. Natalie Sherman Jollis, winner of Voices’ high school poetry competition will recite her poem “American Dream,” along with three additional guests reciting poems by American poets.


  • Ciompi Presents (summer series)
    "The Art of Fugue" with Eric Pritchard

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
    Kirby Horton Hall, Sarah P. Duke Gardens, Durham
    INFO: ciompi.org
    Violinist Jennifer Curtis, violist, Martha Perry, and cellist Stephanie Vial, artists renowned for their work in baroque performance practice, will join Eric Pritchard (violin) to conclude his three- year survey of the last, great contrapuntal works by J. S. Bach.

CALL FOR ENTRIES

  • The Greensboro Youth Chorus
    Auditions

    The Music Center, Greensboro Cultural Arts Center, Greensboro
    INFO: 336.373.2549; greensboroyouthchorus.org
    Call to sign up for one of the following audition times:
    Thursday, July 17, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
    Thursday, August 21, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.


  • HOSPICE OF WAKE COUNTY
    Volunteer Musical Performers

    INFO: 919-828-0890; www.hospiceofwake.org/vol
    Hospice of Wake County is seeking Musical Presence volunteers to serve patients in the Wake Forest and Franklin County areas. HOWC is a non-profit, end-of-life organization that is “more than just hospice,” and serves areas beyond “Wake County.” On an average day, they currently serve more than 350 hospice patients and their service area covers Franklin, Wake, Durham, Harnett, and Johnston counties




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