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Upcoming Concerts


Charlotte Concerts - Emanuel Ax, piano
Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Halton Theater, Central Piedmont Community College 
Pre-concert lecture at 6:55 pm in Tate Hall
BACH Partita No. 1 in B-flat major, BWV 825
SCHOENBERG Six Little Piano Pieces, Op. 19
SCHUMANN Fantasiestücke, Op. 12
RAVEL Valses nobles et sentimentales
CHOPIN Andante spianato et grande polonaise brillante, Op. 22
CHOPIN Three Mazurkas

Matthew Manwarren, piano - free admission
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Barnes Recital Hall, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC
Faculty Recital Series
SCHUBERT Piano Sonata in B-flat Major, D. 960 
LEONARD MARK LEWIS Homage to Brahms, four pieces dedicated to Matthew Manwarren (world premiere)
DEBUSSY L'isle joyeuse
Barnes Recital Hall is in the Conservatory of Music, #22 on the Winthrop campus map
Free admission

Charlotte Symphony - Handel's Water Music
Friday & Saturday, October 19 & 20, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
Charlotte Symphony Chorus
HANDEL Zadok the Priest
HANDEL Water Music
PARRY I Was Glad
HANDEL Music for the Royal Fireworks
WALTON Crown Imperial March
This program presents music fit for a royal celebration in honor of Charlotte's 250th.

Charlotte Symphony Lollipops - Halloween Spooktacular
Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 11:00 AM
Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC
Christopher James Lees, conductor
Family fun begins at 10 AM, including spooky crafts, instrument making, performances by members of the Charlotte Symphony, and a musical petting zoo - an interactive, hands-on experience with orchestral instruments.
Don your best costume and join the symphony for a frightfully-fun SPOOKtacular concert of Halloween-themed music including favorites from films like Harry Potter and Jaws.

Music and Museum - Bechtler Ensemble - Adagio for Strings
Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 6:00 pm
Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, fourth-floor gallery
420 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC
The Bechtler Ensemble will perform Barber's Adagio for Strings and works by Borodin and Hovhaness.
Details and tickets online or call 704-353-9200

Providence Chamber Music - Music of the 20th Century - free admission
Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 7:00 pm
Providence United Methodist Church, 2810 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC
BRITTEN Temporal Variations for oboe and piano
POULENC Sonata for Two Clarinets
ADAMS Road Moves
SUNKO Karneval
OSTROUSHKO Heart of the Heartland
KREISLER/arr. KELLEY Liebesfreud
Details; free admission

Providence UMC - Maurice Duruflé Requiem - free admission
Friday, November 2, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Providence United Methodist Church, 2810 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC
Providence UMC Chancel Choir; Dongho Lee, organist; Adam Ward, director
DURUFLE Requiem
Details; free admission

Charlotte Symphony - Mendelssohn's Italian Symphony
Friday & Saturday, November 2 & 3, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC
Roberto Abbado, conductor
Sergej Krylov, violin
BERLIOZ Roman Carnival Overture
BERIO Return of Madrid
PAGANINI Violin Concerto No. 1
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4 "Italian"

Archived and live streaming performances from the competition in Warsaw, Poland, on the Chopin Institute's YouTube channel.
The aspiration to revive the authentic sound of our brilliant composer’s music, which has borne fruit in the form of this unique event, is one of the fundamental ideas behind the work of The Fryderyk Chopin Institute.The competing pianists (ages 18 to 35) will have at their disposal historical pianos from the Institute’s collection, as well as copies of period instruments, including ones specially commissioned for the Competition.

Archived and live streaming performances of 24 pianists (ages 20 to 29) from 16 countries broadcast from the University of Leeds, England, courtesy of medici.tv
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  

 
 
  
 
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
  
 
 



Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition May 25-June 10, 2017
Live webcast and on demand viewing.
Finals on June 10, 2017 will be broadcast live in selected cinemas around the United States.

Fifteenth Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition April 25-May11. 2017
Live webcast and on demand viewing at the Arthur Rubinstein Competition Facebook page

Seventh Cliburn International Amateur Piano Competition June 19-25, 2016
For outstanding non-professional pianists age 35 and older.
Live webcasts and archived on demand viewing.
Details and tickets online or call 704-972-2000

Southeastern Piano Festival and Arthur Fraser International Piano Competition June 12-19, 2016

Live webcasts and archived on demand viewing.

Festival and competition for elite young pianists ages 13-18, held at University of South Carolina.

Enjoying reading the biographies of the 20 competitors as well as watching their performances.


First International Grand Piano Competition for Young Pianists 2016
April 30 - May 5, 2016
Competition held in Moscow for pianists under the age of 16.
Live broadcasts and archived viewing through the competition website:

Seventeenth International Fryderyk Chopin International Piano Competition 2015
Live broadcasts and archived viewing at the Chopin Institute's YouTube channel:  
Competition recitals October 3-16, 2015 
Anniversary of Chopin's death - special concert October 17, 2015
Grand Finale October 18-20, 2015 - concerts by the 10 finalists
October 21-23, 2015 - Prize-winners' concerts

First Cliburn International Junior Piano Competition and Festival June 21-28, 2015

Live webcasts and archived on demand viewing.

Competition for elite young pianists ages 13-17, held in Fort Worth, Texas.

Twenty-four exceptional young pianists representing fourteen countries were selected from a pool of 160 applicants.

Read the competitors' biographies online and enjoy watching the competition.


Fifteenth International Tchaikovsky Competition June 15-July 3, 2015

Live webcasts and archived on demand viewing (click the purple "watch online" button on the right of the screen).

The competition invites no more than 30 pianists, 25 violinists, 25 cellists and 40 singers (20 female, 20 male).  Instrumentalists are ages 16-32, singers are ages 19-32.

Piano and violin competitions are held in Moscow; cello and voice competitions are held in St. Petersburg.

Enjoy reading competitors' biographies online as well as watching their performances.