Yadkin Arts Council: Men in Black

Willingham Theater 226 E. Main St. Yadkin Cultural Arts Center, Yadkinville, NC, United States

Men in Black is a veteran quintet hailing from Stokes County who play a wide variety of rock and roll from the 60’s through the 90’s. The band consists of Keith Farmer on drums, Bob Norris on bass guitar, Jeff Haney on guitar and keyboards, Joe Terrell on guitar, and Brad Dunlap on lead vocals. For this special show they will feature one set devoted to the music of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers with hits such as I Won’t Back Down, Runnin’ Down a Dream, Refugee, and Free Fallin’. The second set will be a tribute to 60’s rock legends who greatly influenced Petty like The Beatles, Rolling Stones, and Byrds, among others. Men In Black will put a reverent spin on these classic rock favorites and always encourage the crowd to participate in the fun.

$20

ALT ASO

Known for his genre-bending projects with operatic and Broadway productions in addition to the world’s great symphony orchestras, artist and Asheville resident Adam Larsen brings video projection design to ALT ASO for a uniquely immersive performance at Devil’s Foot Beverage Co.’s taproom. Paired with an innovative symphonic program, this performance will be unlike any other, uniting visual art and orchestral sounds for a truly unique experience.

 

$45

Ciompi Presents: Summer Music Series: Spring in Paris

Doris Duke Center 420 Anderson Street Sarah P. Duke Gardens,, Durham, NC, United States

Caroline Stinson, cello This concert of French music old, new, and popular, with strings, percussion, and song, brings us together around the French Fête des voisins - a get-together with neighbors and friends for a moment of conviviality. Spring in Paris - there isn't a better time to visit!

$10 – $25

Moving Poets Charlotte: Snake’s Riddle

VAPA Center 700 N. Tryon St., Charlotte, NC, United States

Snake’s Riddle follows Moving Poets' unique format of highly creative, cross-pollinated contemporary story telling - with a satirical edge and no fear of the absurd....As a special treat and following our long tradition of site specific works in unusual spaces, Moving Poets will turn a large part of the VAPA Center into a slithery sphere - hosted by the Snake of original sin. Over 20 regional and international artists are collaborating on a tremendous show, featuring original music performed live*, terrific actors, singers and dancers.

$35 – $65

WDAV Classical Public Radio: RII in Concert: A Celebration of WDAV’s Recording Inclusivity Initiative

The Long Room 1111 Central Ave STE 230, Charlotte, United States

WDAV Classical Public Radio is delighted to announce “RII in Concert: A Celebration of WDAV’s Recording Inclusivity Initiative,” a sparkling evening of music and community engagement to celebrate the official release of WDAV’s first three Recording Inclusivity Initiative recordings: Damien Geter’s String Quartet No. 1 (Neo Soul), B.E. Boykin’s Moments in Sonder, and Xinyan Li’s Mongolian Impressions. The program will feature live performances of all three works and captivating video content documenting the recording process, which took place throughout the summer of 2023. WDAV’s Recording Inclusivity Initiative is supported, in part, by the Infusion Fund and its generous donors. This project is funded, in part, by ASC and made possible with generous support from Catherine and Wilton Connor. More information about WDAV's Recording Inclusivity Initiative project can be found at the WDAV RII webpage.

Moving Poets Charlotte: Snake’s Riddle

VAPA Center 700 N. Tryon St., Charlotte, NC, United States

Snake’s Riddle follows Moving Poets' unique format of highly creative, cross-pollinated contemporary story telling - with a satirical edge and no fear of the absurd....As a special treat and following our long tradition of site specific works in unusual spaces, Moving Poets will turn a large part of the VAPA Center into a slithery sphere - hosted by the Snake of original sin. Over 20 regional and international artists are collaborating on a tremendous show, featuring original music performed live*, terrific actors, singers and dancers.

$35 – $65

North Carolina Museum of Art: Jazz at NCMA: Gregory Porter

North Carolina Museum of Art 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC, United States

The NCMA welcomes Gregory Porter, two-time Grammy-winning jazz vocalist, for the kickoff of the third Jazz at the NCMA concert series. Seven-time Grammy-nominated duo The Baylor Project opens.

Moving Poets Charlotte: Snake’s Riddle

VAPA Center 700 N. Tryon St., Charlotte, NC, United States

Snake’s Riddle follows Moving Poets' unique format of highly creative, cross-pollinated contemporary story telling - with a satirical edge and no fear of the absurd....As a special treat and following our long tradition of site specific works in unusual spaces, Moving Poets will turn a large part of the VAPA Center into a slithery sphere - hosted by the Snake of original sin. Over 20 regional and international artists are collaborating on a tremendous show, featuring original music performed live*, terrific actors, singers and dancers.

$35 – $65

Blue Ridge Music Center: Deep Roots, Many Voices: Summer Outdoor Concert Series

Blue Ridge Music Center Music Center Rd, Galax, VA, United States

The Blue Ridge Music Center’s Deep Roots, Many Voices: Summer Outdoor Concert Series is highlighting women who are leading the way in refining, adapting, and redefining American roots and traditional mountain music. 2024 summer concert series lineup: May 25 East Nash Grass + The Amanda Cook Band June 1 Caleb Caudle performing with Wild Ponies June 8 Chatham Rabbits June 15 The SteelDrivers + The Wilder Flower June 22 An Evening with Tuba Skinny June 29 Missy Raines & Allegheny July 6 The Alum Ridge Boys & Ashlee performing with New Ballards Branch Bogtrotters July 13 David Wax Museum + The Travis Williams Group July 20 Fireside Collective performing with Liam Purcell & Cane Mill Road July 27 Martha Redbone + Zoe & Cloyd Aug. 3 Kruger Brothers Aug. 17 An Evening with Steep Canyon Rangers Aug. 24 Alison Brown Quintet performing with Wayne Henderson & Friends Aug. 31 Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway

$10 – $40

New Carolina Sinfonia

As a brilliant reflection of the vibrant and growing music community in Greenville, NC, The Alexander Series is proud to present the New Carolina Sinfonia. This professional orchestra gathers ECU faculty members, talented and accomplished alumni, and other regional professionals under the baton of Jorge Richter as the cream of the crop in classical music.

$50

Moving Poets Charlotte: Snake’s Riddle

VAPA Center 700 N. Tryon St., Charlotte, NC, United States

Snake’s Riddle follows Moving Poets' unique format of highly creative, cross-pollinated contemporary story telling - with a satirical edge and no fear of the absurd....As a special treat and following our long tradition of site specific works in unusual spaces, Moving Poets will turn a large part of the VAPA Center into a slithery sphere - hosted by the Snake of original sin. Over 20 regional and international artists are collaborating on a tremendous show, featuring original music performed live*, terrific actors, singers and dancers.

$35 – $65

Chapel Hill Piano Salon: George Li

The Chapel Hill Piano Salon 3 Lanier Drive, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

J.S. Bach    French Suite No. 6 in E Major, BWV 817 R. Schumann    Davidsbündlertänze, Op. 6 ~ Intermission ~ L. van Beethoven    Andante favori, WoO 57 L. van Beethoven    Piano Sonata No. 21 in C Major, Op. 53, "Waldstein"

$85