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Inaugural Songsmith Gathering Set For April 21 - Brevard, NC

Mountain Song Productions, LLC, is proud to present the inaugural Songsmith Gathering, Saturday, April 21 at the Brevard Music Center. For more than a decade Mountain Song Productions (MSP) has been... Full story

 

Clubs And Organizations In Transylvania County

American Legion & Auxiliary, meets first Monday of each month, 6 p.m.; dinner, 7 p.m. meeting, Legion Hall, 55 E. Jordan St. Now a non-smoking facility. American Association of University Women AAUW branch meetings are held at the Lutheran Church of... Full story

 

Brevard College To Present The Festival Of Nine Lessons and Carols - Brevard, NC

In 1880, E. W. Benson, then Bishop of Truro and later the Archbishop of Canterbury, constructed the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols for use during the Christmas Eve service in his small...

 

BMC Free Concerts Continue Dec. 4

Brevard Music Center is pleased to announce the next concert in its popular and free Community Concert Series. On Monday, Dec. 4 at 12:30 p.m., three distinguished artists and BMC faculty...

 

Philharmonic To Present A Classical Hometown Christmas - Brevard, NC

The Brevard Philhar-monic will deck the halls of the Porter Center at Brevard College on Sunday, Dec. 3, at 3 p.m. The spotlight of the orchestra's third concert will be on some of the talent right he...

 

Blue Ridge Symphonic Brass Announces Shows For 2017-18

The Blue Ridge Symphonic Brass (BRSB), conducted by Jamie Hafner, has announced concert dates for its 2017-18 concert series. The BRSB, a brass choir featuring instruments found in a symphony orchestra’s brass section, is dedicated to bringing the...

 

'Circle Mirror Transformation' To Be Staged At County Library On Nov. 21 - Brevard, NC

The 2017 Bag Lunch Arts Series continues in November with “Circle Mirror Transformation,” a play presentation by members of Looking Glass Playhouse. The program begins at noon on Tuesday, Nov. 21 in the Rogow Room at the Transylvania County...

 

To Perform With Brevard Philharmonic: Soloist Lee Wins Coveted International Competition - Brevard, NC

She has been playing the cello all over the world since the age of 12, taking top prizes and critical raves in major competitions. The Washington Post calls her “prodigiously talented” and points to the emotion with which she plays by calling...

 
 By John Welch    Arts    November 2, 2017

BC To Give Veterans Day Concert - Brevard, NC

The Brevard College Wind Ensemble and the Brevard Community Band will present a free concert Thursday, Nov. 9, at 7:30 p.m. at Brevard College’s Porter Center. The concert will be conducted by Dr. Eric Peterson and Jamie Hafner and include special...

 

BMC Faculty To Perform In First Monday Series - Brevard, NC

Brevard Music Center (BMC), in association with Brevard College, has announced the next concert in its popular and free Community Concert Series. On Monday, Nov. 6, at 12:30 p.m., two distinguished...

 

Cellist Lee To Perform: Palmer To Lead Brevard Philharmonic Nov. 12 - Brevard, NC

Two artists praised for their emotional connections with an audience take the Porter Center stage at Brevard College Sunday, Nov. 12, at 3 p.m. with a dynamic and internationally varied program...

 

Washington and Lee Ensemble To Perform - Brevard, NC

The Brevard College Music Department will present a guest performance by the Washington and Lee University Wind Ensemble Saturday, Nov. 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Porter Center for Performing Arts. The program will feature an exceptional variety of...

 
 By Rob Owen    Features    October 26, 2017

Transylvania County Ghost Stories: Strange Creature Disappears, Ghosts Sighted In County

•In 1945, a mountain man from Rich Mountain spotted two of his prize pigs being carried away by a creature standing at least 10 to 12 feet tall. In 1976, a car was found in Brittan’s pasture with the door ripped off its hinges. Hunters have...

 

With Brevard Philharmonic Sunday: Award Winning Ukranian Violinist To Perform - Brevard, NC

Two spectacular internationally celebrated musicians will open the 41st season with the Brevard Philharmonic this Sunday, Oct. 15, at 3 p.m. in the Porter Center at Brevard College. The program:...

 
 By David Gresham    Arts    October 9, 2017

BC And BHS Join To Give Fall Choral Concert - Brevard, NC

On Tuesday, Oct. 10, at 7:30 p.m., the Brevard College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will combine with the Brevard High School Concert Choir in a Fall Choral Collage in the Porter Center for Perfo...

 

Alumni Jazz Band To Perform This Saturday - Brevard, NC

On Saturday, Oct. 7, at 7:30 p.m., the Brevard College Music Department will present the 3rd Annual Alumni Jazz Band in the Porter Center for the Performing Arts. There will be a pre-concert reception that will begin at 6:30 p.m., as well. The...

 
 By John Lanier    News    October 5, 2017

Meacham Answers Questions - Brevard, NC

After receiving a standing ovation for his presentation at Brevard College last Thursday evening, Pulitzer Prize winning historian Jon Meacham answered questions from the audience for half an hour....

 

BC Music Department Presents Faculty, Guest Recital Oct. 5 - Brevard, NC

On Thursday, Oct. 5, Brevard College faculty members mezzo soprano Brittnee Siemon and pianist Koeun Grace Lee, will present a recital in Scott Concert Hall, located in the Porter Center for...

 
 By John Lanier    News    October 2, 2017

Historian Mixes History, Humor In Presentation

Pulitzer Prize winning historian Jon Meacham mixed humor and history while speaking to a packed house at Brevard College's Porter Center for the Performing Arts Thursday evening. Meacham's...

 

Orth First Of Four Conductors: Brevard Philharmonic Kicks Off Season Oct. 15 - Brevard, NC

The search for the new artistic director/conductor of the Brevard Philharmonic begins with the opening concert on Sunday, Oct. 15, at 3 p.m. in the Porter Center at Brevard College. The first...

 

BMC Resumes Free Community Concerts - Brevard, NC

Brevard Music Center (BMC), in association with Brevard College, has announced the return of its popular and free Community Concert Series on Monday, Oct. 2, at 12:30 p.m. at Brevard College's Porter...

 

Jon Meacham Talk Coming Thursday

Presidential historian Jon Meacham is the 2017 J. R. McDowell Speaker, sponsored by the Transylvania County Library Foundation in partnership with Brevard College. His talk, “America Then and Now: What History Tells Us About Our Future,” will be...

 

BC Music Department To Present Guest Tammy Yonce - Brevard, NC

The Brevard College Music Department will present a guest recital by flutist Tammy Yonce on Sunday, Sept. 24, at 3 p.m. in the Porter Center for Performing Arts. Dr. Yonce will perform an eclectic...

 

Brevard Philharmonic Debuts New Box Office Home With Open House - Brevard, NC

If you prefer to pick up your tickets in person for the upcoming 41st season of the Brevard Philharmonic, from now on you will be heading to a new address. The orchestra has moved its office, which is now conveniently located directly across from...

 

BC Alumni Board Names Top Faculty And Alumni - Brevard, NC

Members of the Brevard College Alumni Association Board met on the campus last weekend to welcome freshmen and help them move in. The board also held its first meeting of the new academic year. The BCAA Board announced the recipients of the...

 

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