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Choral Society Begins Rehearsals

The Transylvania Chor-al Society will begin rehearsals for its fall musical presentation on Tuesday, Aug. 29, at 6:30 p.m. at the Porter Center for the Performing Arts. Under the direction of artistic director and conductor, Dr. David Gresham, the...

 

Attendees Eat Well, Raise Money During Art Spark - Brevard, NC

The Transylvania Community Arts Council' summer fundraiser, Art Spark 2017, was held Sunday at the Brevard Lumberyard, which is located off King Street and Railroad Avenue. As well as food and drink,...

 

Correction: No Brevard Community Band Concert Sunday-Brevard NC

Correction: There will be NO Brevard Community Band concert this Sunday at the Porter Center. The Transylvania Times incorrectly reported that another concert was planned. The concert was last Sunday. We are sorry for the confusio...

 

Plenty Of Things Planned To Celebrate Solar Eclipse - Brevard, NC

As Transylvania County is one of the few counties in North Carolina that will be in the “zone of totality” for the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, there are a number of events planned to celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime event. The Pisgah...

 

Jason DeCristofaro To Highlight Brevard Band's Aug. 13 Concert - Brevard, NC

Percussionist Jason DeCristofaro will be the featured soloist at the Brevard Community Band's concert on Sunday, Aug. 13, at 3 p.m. in Brevard College's Porter Center. The theme for the performance...

 

JoAnn Falletta To Conduct Verdi's 'Requiem' Sunday - Brevard, NC

The 81st season of the Brevard Music Center (BMC) Summer Festival comes to its conclusion with a finale weekend - Aug. 3-6 - featuring The Best of Gilbert & Sullivan, Dvořák's Symphony No 8,...

 

AAUW Thanks Community For Successful Sale - Brevard, NC

"Last year we thanked the Brevard Community for our 'biggest ever' book sale, but this year we topped even that," said AAUW book sale chair Pat Hawkins. "We didn't start off with the overwhelming numb...

 

Art Spark Auction To Benefit TC Arts Council - Brevard, NC

An "Al Fresco Italian Evening" will be presented by the Transylvania Community Arts Council at their annual Art Spark Art Auction on Sunday, Aug. 13, from 6 – 9 p.m. The event will be held at the...

 

Brevard Philharmonic Announces 2017-18 Season - Brevard, NC

With 54 applicants of the highest caliber from orchestras all over the world whittled down to four, Brevard Philharmonic is ready to announce its most exciting season to date. Artistic Director Search Season will open with the first concert and the...

 

Everyone Pointing To Aug. 21 Solar Eclipse - Brevard, NC

Communities in the zone of totality for the upcoming total solar eclipse on Aug. 21 will experience an amazing phenomenon: stars being visible overhead in the middle of the afternoon. It's just one...

 

July 4 Festivities Heading Downtown - Brevard, NC

The Heart of Brevard’s community-wide Fourth of July celebration next Tuesday begins at 8 a.m. with the traditional Firecracker 5k and 10k run, and ends with a firework show at 9:30 p.m. In between, activities are numerous. “After the Brevard...

 

Brevard Music Center To Receive $10,000 From NEA - Brevard, NC

National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $82 million to fund local arts projects and partnerships in the NEA’s second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2017. Included in this announcement is an Art Works...

 

At Brevard Music Center: Opening Weekend Has Something For Everyone - Brevard, NC

The Brevard Music Center Summer Festival officially kicks off its 81st anniversary season on Friday, June 23, with a genre-blending opening weekend of performances. The extensive and diverse opening weekend concerts range from Beethoven’s Symphony...

 

Brevard College Honors Lifetime Supporters

On May 18, in a unique ceremony that traces its roots to pre-medieval Europe, Brevard College showed appreciation to those who quietly and consistently change the lives of its students. The Brevard...

 

Brevard Philharmonic's C Notes Celebrates Successful Year - Brevard, NC

Members of the C Notes organization, a support group of the Brevard Philharmonic, had an end-of-season party on Wednesday, May 10, at the Deer Lake Clubhouse to celebrate another successful year in su...

 

Betty Ann Jones Bryson

Betty Ann Jones Bryson, 73, of the Cathey's Creek community in Brevard, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, May 3, 2017, after a courageous battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). She...

 

Betty Ann Jones Bryson

Betty Ann Jones Bryson, 73, of the Cathey's Creek community in Brevard, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, May 3, 2017, after a courageous battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). She...

 
 Arts    May 1, 2017

Writers' Conference Offers Free Presentations - Brevard, NC

The Transylvania County Library Foundation and Brevard College are once again serving as co-hosts for the Looking Glass Rock Writers' Conference, May 18-21. The conference takes place at Brevard Colle...

 

Brevard Community Band Announces Concerts

Two special guest soloists will highlight the Brevard Community Band's 2017 concert season. Flutist Leonard Lopatin will be the guest soloist for the band's June 11 concert at the Brevard Music...

 

BC Spring Choral Concert Friday - Brevard, NC

Brevard College’s Spring Choral Concert will take place on Friday, April 28, at 7:30 p.m. in the Porter Center for Performing Arts. The program will open with Mozart’s “Missa Brevis in G,” often called the “Pastoral Mass.” This piece...

 

BHS 'Pride Of The Hills' Earns Sweepstakes At MPA - Brevard, NC

Brevard High School Choir, "The Pride of the Hills," received a rating of Sweepstakes at their recent Music Performance Adjudication (MPA) on April 6, at Brevard College. Chorus teacher Bart...

 

BMC Free Concerts Conclude With Douglas Weeks

Brevard Music Center in association with the Asheville Chamber Music Series in Asheville, Brevard College in Brevard, and Henderson-ville Symphony Orchestra in Hendersonville, has announced its April/...

 

Free Student, Faculty Concert At Brevard College Set For Sunday

On Sunday, April 23, Brevard College faculty oboist Andrew Parker and his student Susan Ashmore will present a joint recital, with Katherine Morgan Palmer at the piano. The concert will take place in...

 

BC Wind Ensemble And Blue Ridge Symphonic Brass To Perform April 18

The Porter Center’s Scott Concert Hall will once again be filled with exciting music as the Brevard College Wind Ensemble presents its last concert of the season on Tuesday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will also feature special guests, the...

 

Violinist Waarts Caps Off Philharmonic Season

The Sunday, April 30, grand finale of Brevard Philharmonic's remarkable 40th anniversary season will feature a young violinist who just two weeks ago walked away with the $25,000 2017 Avery Fisher...

 

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