Cantari presents a variety of pieces by composers from Venezuela, Ecuador, Argentina and Mexico (e.g., Estevez, Grau, Carcelen, Gardel). Voices then takes us on a musical journey through Canada in performing Donald Patriquin’s Six Songs of Early Canada. Both Voices and Cantari will combine to sing selections from both sets of Copland’s Old American Songs.
This all-Brasilian music concert features a set of works by Brasilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos. For the second half of the concert, Cantari will be joined by guest soloist Caique Vidal (from Bahia) and a Brasilian drumming ensemble to present a variety of Brasilian folk and popular song.
The ArtsCenter’s annual Songs from the Circle shows are a celebration of the best in classic American Folk and Bluegrass. This seasonal event is a veritable homecoming of the regional folk music community in an intimate, convivial setting. The ArtsCenter is excited to welcome the Songs from the Circle crew back to celebrate the Holiday… Read More →
with the North Carolina Boys and Girls Choirs and Leonard Rowe, baritone Voices “sings in” the holidays with orchestra and special guests, presenting a concert filled with seasonal delights. Principal works include: Honegger – Christmas Cantata, Finzi – In terra pax, Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on Christmas Carols. Also featuring familiar carols and popular selections,… Read More →
mainMAN and Kirby Heard, y’all! Let’s kickoff this series with one of North Carolina’s finest emerging spoken word artists and WHUP radio host, and one important voice in North Carolina bluegrass, advocating for greater equity for women in the art form. Two powerful NC artists and even finer advocates for more inclusive communities. Refreshments provided–join… Read More →