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 Arts    March 23, 2017 

Robert Blocker Is Featured Pianist At BC Fine Arts Gala

Creating and performing has been an integral part of Robert Blocker's life. Speaking about this passion comes naturally to him; as Blocker speaks, it's hard not to see how much the arts mean to him....

 

Brevard College Students Will Host 'Education Is Sexy' Panel On March 30

Let's talk about sex: The second-year class of the Institute for Women in Leadership invites the community to a panel on sexual health and respectful relationships Thursday, March 30, at 6:30 p.m. in...

 

Fifth Grader Discusses Conducting Philharmonic - Brevard, NC

Last week, Brevard Elementary music teacher Sarah Moser sat down with her student, fifth grader Trevon Whitmire, to talk about his triumphant conducting debut with the Brevard Philharmonic. The...

 

Organists Guild To Sponsor March 25 Program For Students – Brevard NC

The Blue Ridge Chapter of the American Guild of Organists will sponsor a special program, “Pedals, Pipes, and Pizza,” for area students grade four through high school, on Saturday, March 25, from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at First United Methodist...

 

NC Teacher Of The Year To Speak At Brevard College – Brevard NC

The 2017 North Carolina Teacher of the Year will make a stop at Brevard College Tuesday, March 21, to address the importance of experiential teaching and learning in the 21st century. The free event...

 

Musical Treat – Brevard NC

Trevon Whitmire, a Brevard Elementary School student, conducts the Brevard Philharmonic Wednesday at Brevard College's Porter Center. Dr. Jeremy Gibbs also conducted the Philharmonic during the 4th...

 

Brevard College Wind Ensemble To Perform With Upstate Band – Brevard NC

The Brevard College Wind Ensemble will join the Upstate Winds Concert Band for an evening of contemporary and classical music on Thursday, March 16, at The Porter Center for Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public....

 

Philharmonic To Perform For County Fifth Graders – Brevard NC

Two guest conductors will lead the Brevard Philharmonic on the stage of the Porter Center at Brevard College on Thursday morning. One is Jeremy Gibbs, the chief academic officer of the Transylvania Co...

 

Philharmonic Discounts Promote Family Concerts – Brevard NC

Sitting in the audience at last year's Brevard Philharmonic Pops concert were several Hans Solos, at least one R2D2, and three or four Harry Potters. With the combination of a special $10 kids'...

 

Committees Help Concerts Run Smoothly – Brevard NC

(This is the second in a series of monthly articles about Brevard Music Center Association (BMCA), the volunteer support group for Brevard Music Center. Last month's article presented an overview of...

 

Brevard Music Center Presents March Community Concerts – Brevard NC

Brevard Music Center (BMC), in association with the Asheville Chamber Music Series, Brevard College and Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra, has announced its March program of chamber concerts as part...

 

Brevard College To Host Fine Arts Gala March 25

On Saturday, March 25, experience the fine arts come alive for the 7th Annual Friends of Fine Arts Gala at Brevard College in The Porter Center for Performing Arts. Tickets to the gala are $75...

 

March Held To Oppose Hate – Brevard NC

More than 200 community members and Brevard College students Monday, Presidents' Day, took part in a "anti-hate" march on the campus. Participants marched from the Bell Tower on the campus to the...

 

Deadline To Apply For Annual Writers' Conference Is March 1 – Brevard NC

Brevard College and the Transylvania County Library Foundation will once again co-host the annual Looking Glass Rock Writers' Conference May 18-21. Workshops, discussions and readings will take place...

 

Philharmonic Adds Celebrated Conductors – Brevard NC

The first of three celebrity guest conductors will perform at the next Brevard Philharmonic concert on Sunday, Feb. 26, at 3 p.m. Joining the scintillating solo pianist, Joyce Yang, performing...

 

Brevard College To Stage 'There Is A War' – Brevard NC

Brevard College Theatre presents the United States premiere of “There Is A War” by Tom Basden. The show will run in The Porter Center for Performing Arts’ black box theatre, the Morrison Playhouse, Feb. 9 –11 at 7 p.m. and Feb. 12 at 2:30...

 
 By Karen Cole    Arts    February 6, 2017

College Receives New Podium

Stepping up to the podium took on a whole new meaning to Dr. Eric Peterson, director of Bands at Brevard College, when he accepted delivery of an upscale custom-crafted conductor’s podium designed and constructed by Bob Cole of the Brevard...

 

Brevard Philharmonic Presents Joyce Yang In Concert Feb. 26 – Brevard NC

She electrified the Brevard Music Festival audience last summer, and now is your chance to see her again. On Sunday, Feb. 26, at 3 p.m., pianist and international recording artist Joyce Yang will...

 

BMC To Present Free Concert This Monday – Brevard NC

Brevard Music Center in partnership with Brevard College is pleased to announce the February program for its “First Monday’s” series of free BMC Community Concerts in Brevard. On Monday, Feb. 6 at 12:30 p.m., celebrated tenor and BMC faculty me...

 

Gresham To Perform – Brevard NC

Soprano Kathryn Gresham and pianist Katherine Morgan Palmer will present a recital in The Porter Center for Performing Arts on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 5, at 3 p.m. The concert is free and open to the...

 

Donald Portnoy To Step Down As Brevard Philharmonic Conductor – Brevard NC

After nine years, Dr. Donald Portnoy has decided to step down as artistic director and conductor of Brevard Philharmonic. His tenure began when Dr. Emerson Head put down his baton in 2007. With...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    January 23, 2017

Chamber Celebrates Top Businesses – Brevard NC

The Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce celebrated members, volunteers and sponsors during its 94th annual gala Saturday night at the Brevard College Porter Center. "Tonight is a night of big...

 

I Have A Dream – Brevard NC

Students from Rise & Shine took part in Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at Brevard College's Porter Center. (Times photo by Park Baker)...

 

Khayat Officially Introduced As Tornados' Head Coach

The title of the evening said it all – New Beginnings. As roughy 100 people gathered in the Porter Center last Thursday to officially welcome Bill Khayat as Brevard College's new football coach,...

 
 By Park Baker    News    January 12, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr. Events Planned For Saturday, Monday – Brevard NC

When they get together, Ed Buckley, who is white, bills himself as "Ivory" and David Carr, who is black, is "Ebony." This Monday, "Ebony and Ivory" will again host the 27th annual celebration of...

 

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