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 By Joseph Marvin    Sports    July 8, 2019

Campbell, Jones Named To BC Athletics Hall Of Fame

Brevard College has announced the selection of Jeff Campbell (cross country/track & field) and coach Michael Jones (men’s basketball) as the 2019 inductees into the Brevard College Athletics Hall of Fame. Campbell and Jones become the 37th and 38th...

 

Brevard Community Band To Play Aug. 11

The Brevard Community Band will present its season finale concert at The Porter Center on Sunday, Aug. 11. The Aug. 11 concert has a theme of "Sound the Horns." The program will include R. Strauss...

 

BMC Presents Aaron Copland Festival-Brevard, NC

Brevard Music Center (BMC) will present a special two-week “Festival Within a Festival” celebrating the works of beloved American composer Aaron Copland as part of its 2019 Summer Music Festival....

 

Brevard Philharmonic Announces Schedule-Brevard, NC

Season tickets are on sale now for Brevard’s own orchestra’s six concert 2019-2020 series. A varied, dynamic and high-quality guest artist lineup has been booked, including a gifted double-bass...

 

Dunn's Rock News

A Lesson On Cherokee History Joe McGaha came prepared for Yvonne Dickson-McCall’s presentation on Cherokee history. Over the years of gardening at his home off Walnut Hollow Road, Joe has found a...

 

College To Receive $250,000 Matching Grant

Brevard College recently announced that The Paul and Margaret Porter Foundation in Cleveland County, N.C., has pledged a $250,000 grant over five years to support the Paul Porter Center for the...

 

Feinstein Loves Singing Great American Songbook

Five-time Grammy Award nominee Michael Feinstein, who is looking forward to returning to Brevard Music Center on Tuesday, June 25, to present “That’s Entertainment,” welcomes the title of...

 

Chee-Yun To Kick Off BMC's Summer Festival

Brevard Music Center (BMC) officially kicks off its 2019 season with an opening weekend of captivating performances from Friday, June 21, through Tuesday, June 25. The extensive schedule of events...

 

Brevard Music Center Sets Stage For Summer

Symphony, chamber and opera masterpieces by Bach, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Brahms, Chopin and others will take center stage at the Brevard Music Center (BMC) 2019 Festival, while legends such as David...

 

For Brevard College Students - Fine Arts Gala Makes Dreams Come True - Brevard, NC

Brevard College hosted its 9th annual Fine Arts Gala at the Paul Porter Center for Performing Arts. More than 170 faculty, students, Friends of Fine Arts (FOFA), and community members attended the gal...

 

Brevard College Honors Lifetime Philanthropists

Brevard College celebrated the contributions of friends and donors at its annual appreciation event on May 17 by inducting nine donors into the college’s lifetime giving circles. Those honored repre...

 

At Brevard College: Democracy Project Recognizes Local Students

Last Tuesday, May 14, a large crowd gathered at Brevard College’s Porter Center to recognize middle school students involved in this year’s Democracy Project competition. The Democrary Project...

 

Choral Society Concert Starts At 4

“With a Voice of Singing,” the Transylvania Choral Society Spring Concert will be presented on Sunday, May 19, at the Paul Porter Center on the Brevard College campus. The start time for the concert has been moved to 4 p.m. The program includes s...

 

Transylvania Choral Society To Perform This Sunday

“With a Voice of Singing,” the Transylvania Choral Society Spring Concert will be presented on Sunday, May 19, at the Paul Porter Center on the Brevard College campus. The concert will begin at 4 p.m. The 55-person chorus will be directed by...

 

'Stories From Mothers Of The Brides' Returns

For the second year, Brevard Little Theatre will feature 25 local actors, portraying loved ones of brides discussing marriage, love, life and dresses. "Stories From Mothers of the Brides" will be on s...

 
 Arts    May 6, 2019

Pianist Chen Discusses His Career, Music

Internationally award-winning pianist Sean Chen, whom the Huffington Post praises as having, "...an exceptional ability to connect with an audience," will take the Porter Center stage at Brevard...

 
 Arts    May 2, 2019

BMC To Present Free Concert Monday, May 6

Brevard Music Center (BMC), in association with Brevard College and Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra (HSO), has announced its May program of chamber concerts as part of BMC's Free Community Concerts...

 

Brevard Community Band Announces Summer Concerts

The Brevard Community Band will present two Sunday afternoon concerts during their 2019 season. On Sunday, June 9, at 3 p.m. the band will perform at the Brevard Music Center’s Straus Auditorium. The program theme is “Anvils and Bones.” It...

 

Learn How Blue Zones Project Can Help Improve Well-Being For Everyone

Pisgah Health Foundation (PHF) has announced an evening with Blue Zones Project, an evidence-based initiative to promote sustainable community change. The public is invited to participate in two free events to learn more about Blue Zones Project and...

 

Philharmonic Presents Award-Winning Pianist

Spring is finally here and what could be more celebratory than a performance of Beethoven's full "Pastorale" symphony? Opening the program and capping off the Brevard Philharmonic's vibrant 42nd...

 

BC Wind Ensemble To Perform With BRSB Thursday

The Brevard College Wind Ensemble presents its last concert of the season on Thursday evening, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will also feature special guests the Blue Ridge Symphonic Brass (BRSB). The BRSB is a 28-piece brass ensemble with...

 

Church Activities

Bethany Baptist The public is invited to Bethany Baptist Church as the choir and musicians present “Behold the Lamb” at 10:30 a.m., Easter Sunday, April 21. The Easter cantata, comprised of a variety of music and Scripture readings, highlights...

 

Kuddos To The USAF Heritage Of America Band

The USAF Heritage of America Band concert on Friday night at the Porter Center was outstanding. What a fine group of young and talented musicians. The 45 members of the band sent sounds and shivers throughout the great hall. It wasn’t just your...

 

An Evening To Treasure

I would like to offer rave reviews for the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band! Their conductors, musicians and singers truly honored our wonderful veterans and our great country with their special and unique talent and song selections....

 

Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian “Hosanna! Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord!” The shouts of celebration could be heard throughout Jerusalem at Jesus’ triumphal entry. This Sunday, April 14, in worship we will remember...

 

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