Celtic Concert Is Scheduled
The Blue Ridge Orchestra will present a concert of Celtic music featuring harpist William Jackson on Sunday, March 2, at 3 p.m. at the Diana Wortham Theatre.
The program will include selections by Jackson, an acclaimed Scottish harpist and composer, as well as pieces by John Williams, Percy Grainger, and Malcomb Arnold. Jackson will also discuss and demonstrate various Celtic instruments both solo and in ensemble with the orchestra.
The Blue Ridge Orchestra, which began in 1999, is composed of musicians from Western North Carolina and performs in a variety of venues throughout the region....