AN APPALACHIAN SUMMER FESTIVAL

Music - Dance - Theatre - Visual Arts - Film

RIOULT Dance NY Views of a Fleeting World. Photo by Basil Childers.

2016 SCHEDULE: MUSIC

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2016 PAST EVENTS
An Evening with The Avett Brothers
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Holmes Convocation Center
8:00pm

Additional tickets have just been released for sale!

$65 Floor/Standing
$55 Seated
$60 Blue Ridge Electric Members Floor/Standing
$50 Blue Ridge Electric Members Seated
Music

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The Office of Arts & Cultural Programs, Office of the Chancellor, APPS Concerts, and University Athletics present An Evening with The Avett Brothers! This very special concert event, designed to "welcome back" students to our campus, will serve as an end-of-summer celebration, as well as a wonderful kick-off to the start of the academic year!

Broyhill Chamber Ensemble
in association with Reflections Series International
Sunday, July 31, 2016
Rosen Concert Hall
8:00pm
$20 Adult, $10 Student/Child
Classical
Music

Every summer, violinist Gil Morgenstern, Artistic Director of the Broyhill Chamber Ensemble and its international Reflections Series, assembles several of the nation’s most exciting and acclaimed chamber musicians for an exquisite concert series embracing a diverse repertoire of chamber music works.

Broyhill Chamber Ensemble
in association with Reflections Series International
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Rosen Concert Hall
8:00pm
$20 Adult, $10 Student/Child
Classical
Music

Every summer, violinist Gil Morgenstern, Artistic Director of the Broyhill Chamber Ensemble and its international Reflections Series, assembles several of the nation’s most exciting and acclaimed chamber musicians for an exquisite concert series embracing a diverse repertoire of chamber music works.

Rosen-Schaffel Competition
for Young & Emerging Artists
Sunday, July 17, 2016
Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts
1:00pm
Free Event
Classical
Music

The festival, in partnership with the Hayes School of Music, proudly presents the sixth season of the highly acclaimed Rosen-Schaffel Competition for Young & Emerging Artists. In the final live round of the competition, a panel of symphony conductors will select a First Place, Second Place and Third Place Winner and the competition audience will select an “Audience Choice Award Winner.”

Eastern Festival Orchestra
with Gerard Schwarz, Music Director
Sunday, July 10, 2016
Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts
4:00pm
$28 Adult, $20 Student/Child
Classical
Music

Under the direction of Maestro Gerard Schwarz, the Eastern Festival Orchestra returns to the festival for an afternoon of memorable symphonic music featuring soloists Julian Schwarz, cello, and Marco Núñez, first-prize winner of the 2015 Rosen-Schaffel Competition for Young and Emerging Artists.

Broyhill Chamber Ensemble
in association with Reflections Series International
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Rosen Concert Hall
8:00pm
$20 Adult, $10 Student/Child
Classical
Music

Every summer, violinist Gil Morgenstern, Artistic Director of the Broyhill Chamber Ensemble and its international Reflections Series, assembles several of the nation’s most exciting and acclaimed chamber musicians for an exquisite concert series embracing a diverse repertoire of chamber music works.

The Hit Men
Legendary performers with Frankie Valli, Carole King, Cat Stevens & more
Saturday, July 2, 2016
Westglow Resort and Spa
5:30pm
Sold out
Music

Make your July 4th weekend special, with an evening under the stars, featuring great food, phenomenal fireworks, and dancing to spectacular music by The Hit Men!